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Influential Diasporan Urges Gov’t To Require Menu Labelling From Food Establishments

At least one member of the Diaspora is suggesting that the government should require food establishments to provide consumers with the nutrition facts in the meals...

Burke Supports Special Delegates Conference But Says Bunting, Phillips Face Huge Risks

PNP Leader, Dr Peter Phillips and Presidential aspirant, Peter Bunting are both taking large risks in their approaches to the pending leadership race. That’s...

Thwaites Questions PM’s Intervention In Cumberland High Controversy

Opposition Spokesman on Education, Reverend Ronald Thwaites, is calling on the political directorate to stop interfering in the selection process of the Principal of...

Stakeholders Bats For Regional Response To Venezuelan Refugee Crisis

A senior journalist from Trinidad and Tobago, Andy Johnson, says a regional response is needed to the Venezuelan refugee crisis affecting some countries in the...

Parliament Approves Bill To Establish ICT Authority

The government currently lacks a single organization that has full responsibility for ICT and related services.

CCJ Rules Guyana’s No Confidence Motion Is Valid

The vote also triggered an election that was constitutionally due within 90 days of the no confidence vote.

Insurance Payouts For Motor Vehicle Crashes Steadily Increasing – IAJ

President of the Insurance Association of Jamaica, IAJ, Peter Levy, says the monies insurance companies are paying out annually for motor vehicle crashes, have been...

Senate Approves Amendments To The Food Act, Fines Set to Increase By 1500%

A bill which proposes to significantly increase the fine for breaches of the Food Storage and Prevention of Infestation Act was approved in the Senate on Friday. The...

Child Diversion Policy To Stem Recruitment of Children Into Gangs – Chuck

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, says the nation’s gang violence issue, could soon be a thing of the past if the government’s Child Diversion Policy is...

Chuck Rejects Corruption Tag on Holness Administration

Justice Minister Delroy Chuck, says criticisms that the government is corrupt, are unwarranted. His comments come as the Holness administration, has been hit with ...