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EXIM Bank Wants Better Financing Terms From Finance Ministry

The Export Import Bank of Jamaica says there’s little incentive for small businesses to use their services as a development bank. Managing Director of the EXIM...

Daryl Vaz Joins Jamaican Delegation for 2019 UN General Assembly

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Daryl Vaz, will be a part of Jamaican delegation headed by Prime Minister, Andrew Holness...

EOJ Announces September 30 Deadline for Voters’ List Registration

The Electoral Office of Jamaica, EOJ, says the deadline for persons wanting to register for the next voters’ list is Monday, September 30. It says the next voters’...

Official Funeral Service for Dr. Ken Baugh to be held at UWI, Mona Chapel

The funeral service for the late West Central St Catherine MP and former Deputy Prime Minister Dr Kenneth Baugh is to be held today at the UWI, Mona Chapel in St Andrew....

Harman Barracks Temporarily Relocated to 1 Deanery Road, Kingston

The Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Recruiting Office on Ocean Boulevard in downtown, Kingston has been temporarily relocated to Harman Barracks at 1 Deanery Road,...

IMF Lauds Jamaica As Borrowing Relationship Concludes

IMF Director of the Western Hemisphere, Dr. Alejandro Werner is lauding Jamaican policymakers’ implementation of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee, EPOC....

PM Pleased As Jamaica Enters Post-IMF Era, Points To New Culture Of Fiscal Responsibility

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the International Monetary Fund, IMF, has helped Jamaica to foster a culture of fiscal responsibility, that is leaving the country in...

Gov’t Safeguarding Against Abuse of Power Under SOE

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government of Jamaica is doing all within its authority to ensure that extraordinary powers given to the security forces under...

Thwaites ‘Strongly Supports’ Gov’t Programmes Geared Towards Unattached Youth

Central Kingston Member of Parliament, the PNP’s Ronald Thwaites, says despite some concerns, he’s strongly in support of two of the Government’s...

312 Killed in Fatal Crashes Since the Start of 2019

Three hundred and twelve people have been killed in 285 fatal crashes since the start of this year. This represents an increase of 18% in fatalities. Fatal crashes have...