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Tardiness Costing CARICOM Much-Needed Donor Funding

Deputy Secretary-General of CARICOM, Ambassador Manorma Soeknandan, says the regional body is losing millions of dollars in donor funding for failing to implement...

Kgn Mayor Meets with Rae Rae Ground Vendors

Mayor of Kingston Delroy Williams says yesterday’s meeting with Vendors from the recently burnt out Rae Rae Ground Market in Downtown Kingston was fruitful. He...

Gov’t to Launch Commission to Address Violence Epidemic

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the government is to launch a commission to explore how to address violence, which he says, is at epidemic proportions. The Prime...

Analysts Dismiss Phillips’ Proposal to Use NIR to Prop Up JMD

President of Scotia Jamaica Life Insurance Company, Dr. Adrian Stokes, is dismissing Opposition Leader Dr. Peter Phillips’ suggestion that the government use the...

Johnson-Smith Wants Sleeveless Policy Change Applied to Courts

Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator, Kamina Johnson Smith, says the government’s suspension of a longstanding practice of forbidding women who’re wearing...

JLP Confident it’s ‘Miller Time’ in SE St Catherine

Educator, Robert Miller, is vowing to wrest South East St. Catherine from the grasp of the Opposition, People’s National Party, PNP. The constituency is currently...

PNP Confident Senior-Smith Regain NE St Catherine

PNP President, Dr. Peter Phillips, is arguing that the party’s new candidate-elect for North East St. Catherine, Oswest Senior Smith is the right man to bring back...

Prime Minister Confident JMD Will Rebound

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’s confident the Jamaican dollar will rebound following recent depreciation. Mr. Holness is appealing for calm following what...

Phillips Bats for Taxi Operators; Chides Govt for NO Fare Increase

Opposition and PNP Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips is criticising the government for not increasing taxi and bus fares despite the hike in fuel and other operating expenses....

Jackson Rejects Montague’s Explanation

Opposition Spokesman on National Security, Fitz Jackson, says he’s not satisfied with an explanation given by former portfolio Minister, Robert Montague, regarding...