Category: Evening News

Did Former Petrojam GM Have a NDA Too?

There is now confusion as to whether former Petrojam General Manager, Floyd Grindley, had a non-disclosure agreement, NDA, as part of his separation from the entity....

JCC, PSOJ & JMEA Call for Revision of ‘Antiquated’ Labour Laws

The labour relations struggle fueled by the Petrojam saga is intensifying as at least three groups representing local businesses are calling for a revision of the...

Terrolonge Welcomes Move to Education as Upgrade

New State Minister in the Ministry of Education Youth and Information, Alando Terrelonge, says he views the shift from his previous post at the Ministry of Sports,...

$803bn Budget for Fiscal Year 2019/20

The Andrew Holness Administration is projecting an $803-billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year. The government tabled the 2019/20 Estimates of Expenditure in the...

Legacy Road Improvement Projects to be Completed This Year

Governor General, Sir Patrick Allen, is assuring Jamaicans the government will complete its so-called ‘legacy’ road improvement projects this fiscal year....

Phillips Describes 2019 Throne Speech as ‘Unimpressive’

Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, is describing the speech by Sir Patrick as unimpressive. Dr. Phillips says the throne speech failed to mention crucial steps...

Petrojam to Get New Board of Directors

The scandal-plagued State-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, is set to get a new Board of Directors. The new Board is to be put in place following the appointment of Fayval...

Dean Roy Bernard Transferred from Education to Finance

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Dean Roy Bernard, has been transferred to the Ministry of Finance as it’s new Director General. The move was...

‘Petrojam Settled to Soon’: Union Leader Weighs in On Ramharrack Settlement

President of the Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions, JCTU, Helene Davis Whyte, says she’s confident Petrojam would have had a winnable case against its former...

OPM Announces Cabinet Reshuffle

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has made more changes to his cabinet and other changes to the government. Minister without Portfolio in the Finance Ministry, Fayval...