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Get Used to Performance-based Pay, says Economist

Economist and CEO at the Jamaica Productivity Centre, Dr. Charles Douglas, says Jamaicans must get used to the idea of performance-based pay for productivity to...

Holness Optimistic following Recent Growth & Jobs Numbers

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’s encouraged by recent growth in the economy and the job numbers since his administration returned to office in 2016. But Mr....

Transport Ministry Launching ‘Open Route’ Pilot Project

Transport Minister Robert Montague will be launching the public transport liberalization pilot project next Monday, September 10. The pilot will allow for the opening of...

Shaw Reverses Decision to Tax Granulated Sugar

The Jamaica Manufacturers’ and Exporters’ Association, JMEA, says Agriculture Minister, Audley Shaw, has reversed a decision he announced to re-impose...

PAAC Has More Questions for Former NESOL Boss

Parliament’s Public Administration and Appropriations Committee (PAAC) is insisting that former Managing Director of National Energy Solutions Limited, Carolyn...

NWC Eases Corporate Area Water Restrictions

National Water Commission (NWC) Regional Manager for Kingston and St Andrew, Dr Phillipa Campbell-Francis, says the supply of water has resumed in sections of the...

SDA Church Urges Murder-Accused Deacon to Turn Himself In

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Jamaica is this afternoon urging 59-year-old clergyman and murder suspect, Linton Stephenson, to turn himself in to the police....

Reputed Gangster Shot Dead by St James Police

A reputed gangster, Donrick Campbell, was among two men shot dead by the Police in St. James this morning. Campbell is otherwise known as Taliban. He was wanted for...

Messado Fraud Cases Headed to Case Management

Approximately a dozen fraud cases against prominent real estate lawyer, Jennifer Messado, are to be sent to case management hearings. That decision was made when Messado...

PNP Blogger Back in Police Custody

Social media blogger and PNP activist, Gladstone Thompson, otherwise known as GT Socrates or Junior Thompson, is back in police custody. A second criminal charge has...