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US Gov’t Sends Senior Gay Rights Activists to Jamaica

The United States government has sent two of its most senior gay rights advocates to Jamaica. They arrived yesterday and are expected to leave on Saturday. The visit...

GraceKennedy Group Net Profit Declined by 25%

The GraceKennedy Group has experienced a 25-percent decline in net profit for the first quarter of 2015, relative to the return in the corresponding period last year....

CDB Establish Public-Private Partnership Support Facility

The Caribbean Development Bank, CDB, has established a 1-point-2 million US dollar regional Public-Private Partnership Support Facility, to be based at its headquarters...

Robinson Leads Team of Gov’t Officals on Cockpit Country Tour

State Minister in the Mining Ministry, Julian Robinson, is leading a team of government officials on a tour of a section of the Cockpit Country, where mining are alleged...

INDECOM Probes Shooting of 63-year-old St. Thomas Farmer

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM is probing Monday’s controversial police shooting of a 63 year old farmer, Alvin Allen, in the community of...

Victory for Kamla!

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar last night declared victory following the Integrity Commission’s termination of its emailgate investigation. She says the...

Wrong Side of History?

The now former Communications Director of Young Jamaica, the youth arm of the Opposition JLP, Ricardo Brooks, says history will judge Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness,...

‘Act Now, Bunting’ – Johnson-Smith

Opposition Spokesman on Youth, Kamina Johnson Smith, is calling on National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, to immediately order that more resources be given to...

Opposition Condemns Cockpit Mining

Opposition Spokesman on Energy and Mining, Robert Montague, is condemning the possible incursion by the government owned Noranda Bauxite Company into the Cockpit...

Drought Help!

Agriculture Minister, Derrick Kellier, says the Government is providing more help for farmers affected by the drought gripping sections of the island. Minister Kellier...