Category: Evening News

KCT Bidder Approved

Cabinet has approved the selection of a provisional preferred bidder for the divestment of the Kingston Container Terminal, KCT. Transport Minister, Dr. Omar Davies,...

Revenues Down

Finance Minister Dr. Peter Phillips, says government revenues performed below expectations up to the end of July this year. Dr. Phillips made the disclosure as he...

Undertakers’ Ebola Concerns

Some of the nation’s leading undertakers say they’ve not been briefed by the Health Ministry about their involvement in the country’s preparation for...

Griffith on Latest Row

Trinidad and Tobago’s National Security Minister, Gary Griffith, says the 13 Jamaicans who were recently denied entry into that country, may have exaggerated the...

Keith Clarke Matter Postponed

The trial of the three JDF soldiers charged with the shooting death of accountant Keith Clarke has been postponed until March 9, next year. The new date was set when the...

Davies Reacts to Highway Robbery

Transport and Works Minister, Dr. Omar Davies, says he’s seeking a meeting with Police Commissioner, Dr. Carl Williams to discuss security issues affecting the...

Ebola and Failed States

The head of the World Health Organization, WHO, Dr. Margaret Chan, says the Ebola epidemic threatens the very survival of societies and could lead to failed states. Dr....

PM Summons MPs

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller will tomorrow host a meeting of all members of parliament at Jamaica House to update them on crucial public health matters. The...

Boulevard Murder Trial Discontinued

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewellyn, has discontinued the murder case against two policemen who were charged with the abduction and murder of two men,...

Bunting’s Ebola Plea

National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, today urged a high level meeting of Defence Ministers from Latin America and the Caribbean to act decisively to prevent the...