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Revenue Collection Target Underperforming ::Phillips

The Finance Minister says despite most of the Government’s major fiscal targets being met, revenue collection for this fiscal year has continued to under-perform....

Major Job Losses Looming at J-Wray & Nephew

Major job losses are looming at rum manufacturers, J-Wray and Nephew. According to President of the National Workers Union, Granville Valentine, the company is moving to...

Finsac’d Association to Write GG to Demand Enquiry Report

Attorney for the Association of Finsac’d Entrepreneurs, Kent Gammon, says he’s writing to the Governor General to demand that the Finsac Commissioners...

Golding and Phillips Misleading the Public on West Kingston Enquiry :: Shaw

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is accusing Finance Minister Dr. Peter Phillips and Justice Minister Mark Golding of misleading the public about the true...

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,...