Category: Latest_MA

Simpson-Miller Off to Heads of Govt Meeting

Caricom heads of government are now meeting in the Bahamas, at the 26th inter-sessional meeting of regional leaders. The meeting, which ends tomorrow, will see...

Lawrence Intends to Drop Case Againt Holness & Chang

The embattled JLP caretaker for North West St. Ann, Othniel Lawrence, is this afternoon signaling his willingness to drop the lawsuit he filed against his party leader...

No Chik-V Coverup – Medical Advocates

President of the Jamaica Medical Doctors Association, Dr. Alfred Dawes, says he has no reason to believe that the Health Ministry is covering up the number of Chik-V...

Economy in Recession: King Not Surprised

Head of the Department of Economics at the University of the West Indies, Dr. Damien King says its no surprise the Jamaican economy is back in recession. On Tuesday,...

Two Arrested in Negril Shooting

The police have detained two men for the murder of a woman and the shooting of four other persons in Westmoreland on Monday night. One of the men is awaiting an...

Govt Urged to Apologize to Rastas Given Criminal Record

The network of cannabis reform advocacy organizations, is calling on the Government to issue a formal apology to members of the Rastafarian faith and others who were...

Spanish Town Hospital Blamed for Man’s Death

A family from Portmore, St Catherine is seeking answers from the Spanish Town hospital following the death of a 73 year old man, Vincent Williams. The family says...

Grange Issues Gag Order to all JLP Spokespersons

In an effort to manage the latest fallout to strike it, the opposition Jamaica Labour Party is asking all its Spokespersons not to comment in the media on the most...

Economy Back in Recession: Mahfood Suprised, Hill Not

President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, William Mahfood, says he’s surprised that the economy is back in recession. Mr. Mahfood says he was...

Jamaica Passes 7th IMF Test

An International Monetary Fund Team now in the island has signalled that the country has passed its 7th consecutive test under the 4 year programme. The latest IMF...