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Retailers Not Slashing Prices: Consumer Affairs Commission

The Consumer Affairs Commission, CAC, says its recent survey of gas prices shows that gasoline retailers are not slashing prices in line with reductions from Petrojam....

Paulwell and Gasoline Retailers Reach Consensus

The Jamaica Gas Retailers Association and Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, have reached an understanding on the row involving  petrol prices. This from JGRA...

Energy Minister to Meet with Gasoline Retailers Association

Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, has called an emergency meeting with the Jamaica Gasoline Retailers Association, JGRA, to quell growing tension among players in the...

Police Intervene in Dispute Between Warmington and JLP Supporter

The Police have intervened following an altercation involving South West St. Catherine Member of Parliament, the JLP’s, Everald Warmington and a constituent in...

Buju Banton Loses Appeal

A US Court of Appeal has dismissed Buju Banton’s request for a new trial. Banton – whose real name is Mark Myrie – is serving a 10-year sentence on...

PCJ Says It’s Operation At a Loss Despite Falling Oil Prices

The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica, PCJ, says it’s operating at a loss as it absorbs the pressure being built up on it due to falling oil prices. And, even so,...

Rift Between Lisa Hanna and PNP Supporters Intensifying

The rift between PNP supporters and their Member of Parliament of South East St. Ann, Youth and Culture Minister, Lisa Hanna, is intensifying. On Tuesday, PNP General...

Ganja Future Growers Pleased with New Ganja Laws

The Ganja Future Growers and Producers Association is welcoming Cabinet’s move towards decriminalizing the use of ganja. The association’s Chairman, Orville...

Byles Hope Impending Election will not Overshadow Economy

Co Chairman of the Economic Oversight Committee EPOC, Richard Byles, says he hopes the nation will not be distracted by impending Local Government elections. On Tuesday,...

Economy to Continue Growing into March This Year

There might be more good news on the horizon for the Jamaican economy. Central Bank Governor, Brian Wynter, says he believes there was growth in the December quarter of...