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Delays in Rehabilitation of Cornwall Regional Hospital Being Blamed on Government Bureaucracy

Head of the Cornwall Regional Hospital Rehabilitation Project Oversight Committee, Professor Archibald McDonald, is blaming what he describes as onerous government...

Prominent DJ Says Police Should Use Decibel Measuring Instruments before Shutting Down Events

Attorney and Disc Jockey, Sanjay Smith says the authorities should begin to use decibel level measurements at events instead of shutting down a party when the noise is...

Caribbean Region Should Say No To Data Liberalization – Academic

Director of International Programmes at the Centre for Economic Policy Research, Deborah James, says it’s important for the region to say no to the liberalization...

7 Westmoreland Fishermen Missing Since Last Friday

Seven fishermen have been missing since last Friday. They are; Captain – Wilton Swaby, Everett Blair, Aldean Blair, Owen Wright, Ricardo Samuels, Clive Tomlinson...

Thousands Left Without Power In St. Catherine, Clarendon

Nearly five thousand households in St Catherine and sections of Clarendon were today without electricity following a two vehicle collision. The crash which occurred in...

Gov’t Remains Resolute In Fighting Crime – PM

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says his administration remains resolute in dealing with the country’s crime problem. The Prime Minister’s assurance comes after...

US Ambassador Donald Tapia says Mrs. Vaz Can Apply for B1/B2 VISA Waiver

US Ambassador to Jamaica, Donald Tapia, says American authorities will not be sharing the reasons for the revocation of the diplomatic visas of Cabinet Minister Daryl...

School Vendor Gunned Down in Mountain View, JCF Warns Citizens To Be Vigilant

A female school vendor was killed in Mountain View yesterday. Dead is 59-year-old Sonia Williams, from Higholborn Street, in the community popularly known as Southside....

Moody’s Updates Jamaica’s Credit Rating from B3 to B2

Moody’s Rating Agency upgraded Jamaica’s credit rating to B2 from B3, with an outlook of stable. The upgrade was announced yesterday. Moody’s says the improved...

“First in the Region, Largest in the World”: JPS Unveils Hybrid Energy Storage System

Energy Minister, Fayval Williams, says the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, newly unveiled Hybrid Energy Storage System, has cemented Jamaica’s place as the...