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UTECH Staff Stage Walk Out

The University of Technology says industrial action taken by three staff unions representing academic, administrative and technical staff did not disrupt the sitting of...

Phillips, Davies, Hylton Divided on Krauck, Anchor Finance Investment Offer – AUDIO

There appears to be differences among the senior Cabinet members involved with the possible 5-billion US dollar investment in the logistics hub. On one side, Finance...

NHT Breached Public Accountability Act in Outameni Purchase- Audit General

The National Housing Trust breached the Public Bodies Management and Accountability Act, PBMA, when it did not seek approval from the Ministry of Finance, in the...

Dr. Carlton Davis Heads New NHT Board

Information Minister Senator Sandrea Falconer this morning announced the members of the new board of directors of the National Housing Trust. The life of the previous...

High Failure Rate Plagues Secondary Transition Education Programme

More than half of the students who sat the Alternative Secondary Transition Education Programme, ASTEP test in the 2013-14 academic year failed to achieve a passing...

Government Signs MOU with Krauck Systems, Anchor Finance

The Government has signed the ‘non-binding’ Memorandum of Understanding, MOU, with Krauck Systems & Anchor Finance for the development of the first...

Seek Overseas Help in Finding Clarendon Quadruple Murderers – Holness

Opposition Leader Andrew Holness says Jamaica should not rule out seeking the assistance of overseas experts in finding the gunmen responsible for last Wednesday’s...

Standberry Seeks to Allay Fears That the Local Sugar Industry is About to Collapse

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Donovan Stanberry is seeking to allay fears that the local sugar industry is on the verge of collapse....

US, Jamaica to Hold Talks On Reshaping Investment and Tax arrangements

The government says it will engage in talks with the US government about reshaping existing bilateral investment and tax arrangements between both nations. Finance...

$US5B Logistics Hub MOU Stalled; Hylton Dodges Media – AUDIO

The Memorandum of Understanding, MOU, supporting a planned 5-billion US dollar investment in the Logistics Hub Initiative, will not be signed today. Last week, Industry...