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‘Use Tax Break to Buy Local’ – G2K

Vice President of Generation 2000 Stephen Edwards is urging PAYE workers who saw an increase in their recent paychecks from the income tax break to use the extra money...

Property Tax Collections Triple

Property taxes collected by Tax Administration Jamaica, TAJ, almost tripled in the last financial year. However, a report from Auditor General Pamela Monroe Ellis says...

Three St Elizabeth Residents facing Drug Charges

Three St. Elizabeth residents are facing drug charges. Police say detectives attached to the Narcotics Division arrested the three men on Monday in the parish capital,...

Montague Calls on Church to Step Up in Crime Fight

National Security Minister, Robert Montague, is urging the Church to redouble its efforts and place more emphasis on community intervention to help fight against crime...

Aiming for Universal Literacy in 20yrs

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is projecting universal literacy for Jamaica in the next two or three decades based on progress at the primary level. Prime Minister...

Maxfield Ave Residents Protest JPS Disconnection

Several residents of the Maxfield Avenue area in Kingston, staged a demonstration against the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, over the weekend. They were protesting...

Banana Farmers to benefit from $53m BEEP Support

Banana Farmers in Trinity, St. Mary are expected to benefit from just over $53-million in donations under the Banana Export Expansion Programme, BEEP, supported by the...

Rameish Simpson Walks from Gun & Ammo Charges

Prominent St. Thomas resident, Rameish Simpson and cousin, Richard Simpson, have been freed of gun and ammunition charges. The Simpsons were freed of illegal possession...

Clarendon Triple Murder

A triple-murder and a case of wounding in three separate incidents in the past 24-hours in Clarendon have left two men and a woman dead. Two others were injured. A...

Alpart SOLD to Chinese Company

Moscow Aluminium Company UC Rusal has announced the sale of bauxite company Alpart. In a press release today on the company’s website, UC Rusal says it has entered...