Category: Latest_MA

Standard & Poor’s Upgrades Ja’s Credit Rating from B- to B

Jamaica’s credit rating has been raised for the second time in a week. Credit ratings agency Standard-and-Poor’s has lifted Jamaica’s sovereign rating from...

AUDIO: No Apology to Vaz – Sir David Simmons

Chairman of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, Sir David Simmons, has defended the manner in which he introduced the name of the West Portland MP, Daryl Vaz, into...

JA Should View Diaspora as ‘Its Commonwealth’ – Holness

Opposition leader Andrew Holness says Jamaica needs to start thinking about its Diaspora as its Commonwealth. He made the comments while speaking to Jamaicans in...

Warner on Interpol Most Wanted List

At the request of US authorities, the world’s largest international police organization, INTERPOL, has issued Red Notices, or international wanted persons alerts,...

In St. Catherine and St. Andrew, Some Police Have Defied The Court Injunction

Rank and file members of the Constabulary Force who are represented by the Police Federation, have continued their sick out for a second day, despite the court...

Blatter Quits FIFA Amid Corruption Scandal

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has resigned. He called an extraordinary meeting in Zurch today to communicate his decision, which comes three days after he was voted in by...

Police Not Backing Down; Wilson Rejects Bunting

Public Service Minister Horace Dalley and the Simpson Miller administration are facing mounting pressure this afternoon, as the Police Federation shows no sign that it...

Here’s How You Can Avoid the New SLB Fines

The Student Loan Bureau, SLB, says borrowers can escape the new fines it’s imposing on people who fail to make payments on time and in full — by...

PICA Fee Hike Takes Effect Today; Over 20,000 Applicants Processed

The implementation of a 44% increase in passport processing fees take effect today. The Passport Immigration and Citizenship Agency, PICA says adult passport will move...

Police Commissioner Locked in Emergency Meeting with Federation as Industrial Action Looms

Police Commissioner, Dr. Carl Williams is now locked in an emergency meeting with the executive of the Police Federation, as he looks to stave off plans by the police...