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Sandals Pulling Out of Tobago

Sandals Resorts International is moving its businesses out of the Caribbean island of Tobago. The announcement was made at a media conference in Port of Spain, Trinidad,...

Venezuela Steps Up Aggression Toward Guyana Since Oil Discovery, says Jagdeo

Venezuela has become more aggressive towards Guyana since the Caribbean nation discovered oil close to its borders. That’s according to Leader of the...

Johnson-Smith Rejects Claims of Outside Influence on Venezuela OAS Vote

Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator Kamina Johnson-Smith, is rejecting a suggestion from the Opposition PNP that Jamaica’s decision to support a resolution at the...

NWC Redoubling Efforts to Ease Water Woes in Schools

President of the National Water Commission, NWC, Mark Barnett says special attention is being given to schools as sections of the Corporate Area continue to grapple with...

Johnson-Smith Chides ‘Hypocritical’ Opposition PetroJam Stance

Foreign Affairs Minister, Kamina Johnson-Smith is accusing the Opposition PNP and its spokespersons, Phillip Paulwell and Lisa Hanna, of being outrageous, hypocritical...

Medical Health Officer Concerned about Inaccurate Dengue Test Results

Medical Health Officer for Clarendon, Dr. Kimberly Scarlette-Campbell, is raising an alarm that local private laboratories are providing inaccurate dengue fever test...

Brace for More Corporate Area Water Restrictions

National Water Commission, NWC, customers served by the Ferry water supply line, are to be provided the commodity for about six hours per day. But, that’s...

Dominican Republic Moves to Reacquire Venezuela’s 49% Stake in its Oil Refinery

The Leadership of another Caribbean nation says it will be forced to take further action in relation to retaking Venezuela’s shares in its oil refinery if the...

Egg Farmers Continue Lobby Against GCT Imposition

Vice President of the Jamaica Egg Farmers Association, JEFA, Mark Campbell says local egg farmers were told the 2012 imposition of the General Consumption Tax, GCT, on...

Cop Perishes in Crash on Spanish Town Bypass

A rank and file member of the Jamaica Constable Force, JCF, has died after sustaining several injuries in a car crash early yesterday morning along the Spanish Town...