Category: Evening News

JCSA Wants JUTC Audit

Jamaica Civil Service Association President, Oneil Grant, is calling for a forensic audit of the operations of the JUTC. He made the call in an open letter to Transport...

JCSA Rift with Govt Widens

There’s a growing rift this afternoon between the Jamaica Civil Service Association, JCSA, and the Simpson Miller administration. The Civil Service Association is...

Inmates reap CSEC Success

A group of unconventional students is celebrating success in the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate, C-SEC exams. Thirteen inmates at the Tower Street Adult...

Ready for School

The Ministry of Education is reporting that it’s 95 per cent ready for the start of the 2014-2015 academic year, which gets underway next Monday, September 1....

JCSA Concession Proposal

President of the Jamaica Civil Service Association, JCSA, Oneil Grant, says the JCSA has proposed that its members receive a fare concession similar to the one granted...

Resilience, No Growth – Hill

Chairman of the JLP’s Economic Advisory Council, Aubyn Hill, says utterances by the Central Bank Governor about Jamaica exhibiting unprecedented resilience to...

JLP Threatens More Protests

JLP Leader, Andrew Holness says his party will lead more protests across the island if the Simpson Miller administration does not reverse measures which are increasing...

War of Words

The political row between Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller and Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, is escalating! Addressing Labourites yesterday in North Central...

Inflation Resilience

The Jamaican economy is demonstrating unprecedented resilience to inflationary shocks. That’s the word from Central Bank Governor, Brian Wynter. Governor Wynter...

Crime and Growth

Deputy Director General of the Planning Institute of Jamaica, PIOJ, Richard Lumsden, says the reduction in crime over the past four years will not have an immediate...