Tyrone Reid

Economy Registers 1.8% Q3 Growth

Jamaica’s economy grew by 1.8 percent for the third quarter of this year when compared to the corresponding quarter for last year. The Statistical Institute of...

OUR Orders Report into Widespread Holiday Water Disruptions

The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) has written to the National Water Commission requesting a detailed report on the widespread disruption of water supply to...

Holness Describes PetroJam Report as ‘Watershed Moment’ for Accountability

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is describing the Auditor General’s Report into the operations of Petrojam, as a ‘watershed moment’ for transparency and...

Grenadian PM Warns of Political Problems Stemming from CSME Implementation

Prime Minister of Grenada, Dr. Keith Mitchell, says he’s supporting a proposal for a monthly report from the CARICOM Secretariat to Barbados which is responsible...

New Study Shows Sub-Standard Education for Juveniles in Correctional Facilities

According to Research Supervisor at the Caribbean Policy Research Institute (CAPRI) Diana Thorburn, Jamaica has a dire problem, when it comes to educating its children...

PM Holness to Make Historic Appearance at G7 Summit

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has been specially invited to attend the G7 Summit in Quebec, Canada, in what’s being hailed by the government as a historic move....

Chuck Moves to Pump More Resources into Justice System Overhaul

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, says he’ll be demanding more resources from the government to improve the nation’s justice system. Mr. Chuck, who’s on...

May Pen Hospital Scaling Down A&E Services to Repair A/C System

The May Pen Hospital in Clarendon is to scale down operations at its Accident and Emergency Unit, this weekend as it moves to change out its air condition system. Senior...

Carib Cement Signs Operating Lease Termination Agreement with TCL

Caribbean Cement Company Limited, CCCL, has signed an operating lease termination agreement with its holding company, Trinidad Cement Limited, TCL. The companies have...

Seven to Face Courts for ‘Toll Evasion’

Seven motorists allegedly caught going through the Portmore toll plaza without paying appeared in the St Catherine Parish Court yesterday. They are facing charges of...