Category: Latest_MA

IMF Downgrades Growth Projection

The International Monetary Fund, IMF, has downgraded its 2014 growth projection for Jamaica in its latest World Economic Outlook report. According to the October report,...

Consumer Confidence Down

Consumer confidence continued its decline in the July to September quarter while Business confidence remained unchanged. This, according to the results of the Jamaica...

JCF ChikV Clean-Up

Police Commissioner Dr. Carl Williams was on the road this morning, supervising the clean up of the grounds of police stations throughout the corporate area. This as...

Millions worth of Missing Parts

Nationwide News understands that a number of Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC-staff members have been interdicted and the Police Flying Squad called in to conduct a...

Blythe Takes PNP to Court

There’re more concerns for the governing PNP this afternoon. The party’s Chairman, Robert Pickersgill and its General Secretary, Paul Burke, have been named...

Waite facing Corruption Probe

Government consultant, the People’s National Party’s, Basil Waite, who’s accused of corruption, was this afternoon released on bail after being jailed...

Jamaicans Mistreated in T&T

The Trinidad and Tobago Foreign Affairs Ministry is looking into reports that thirteen Jamaicans were mistreated in that country last week, before being deported to...

Bankruptcy Debate

Industry, Investment and Commerce Minister, Anthony Hylton says the fact that Jamaica has missed the International Monetary Fund, IMF, deadline for passage of the...

Byles on Growth Projections

Co-Chair of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee, EPOC, Richard Byles, is not seeing eye to eye with the Simpson Miller administration about the possibility of...

ODPEM ChikV Hotline

Acting Director General of the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, ODPEM, Richard Thompson is seeking to clarify the confusion over its...