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US Researchers Developing Jamaican Cannabis-based Medication

New York based Research Company, Citiva is moving towards creating cannabis medication that meets optimum standards in Jamaica. The company announced the donation of the...

Sagicor Named Top Jamaican Stockbroker

Sagicor Investments has been named the number one stockbroker in Jamaica with over 20 percent of the market and the number one unit trust in Jamaica in terms of funds...

Is JMD Devaluation BOJ’s Fault?

Financial Analyst and Managing Director of Investor’s Choice Magazine, John Jackson, is rejecting the suggestion that the devaluation of the Jamaican dollar is a...

Govt Moving to Address Banking Sector Competition

State Minister for Finance, Fayval Williams, says the government has been addressing concerns raised by the International Monetary Fund, IMF about banking sector...

Bitcoin Coming to Jamaica

Jamaica may soon have its first licensed Bitcoin exchange. Bitcoin is an entirely virtual decentralized currency. This means it has no central bank or single...

Holness Urges Tourism Sector to Double Arrivals & Earnings

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, has charged hoteliers and other tourism stakeholders to double the number of visitor arrivals to the island. He says despite the...

Police Recapture 1 of 9 Denham Town Escapees

One of the nine men who escaped from the Denham Town Police Station lock up yesterday is again behind bars. He is nineteen year old Oshane Morgan also called ‘Grey...

Portia to Lead PNP Renewal

President of the People’s National Party (PNP) Portia Simpson Miller says she will lead the party’s transformation process going forward. Mrs. Simpson Miller...

‘Nothing will Come of PNP Campaign Funds Scandal’ – Pickersgill

Peoples National Party (PNP) Chairman, Robert Pickersgill, is pressing that nothing will come out of the Office of the Contractor General’s investigation into the...

No Real Threat of Dengue Type 3

National epidemiologist, Dr. Karen Webster-Kerr, says there’s no need for Jamaicans to fear an epidemic of Dengue Type 3 in the next year or two. Executive...