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Harvey Denies Collapsing of Health Sector

There will be absolutely no collapse of the health sector! That’s according to Permanent Secretary in the Health Ministry, Dr. Kevin Harvey. Dr. Harvey is...

Mining of Bauxite at ALPART Yet to Resume :: Paulwell

Mining Minister, Phillip Paulwell, says the physical mining of bauxite at ALPART’s  alumina/bauxite plant in Nain, St. Elizabeth has not yet started. Minister...

Phillips Believes Growth is Returning to the Economy

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips, believes the local economy has started to dig itself out of the recession it slipped into over the last two quarters of last year....

Inflation Below 5% – Wynter

Bank of Jamaica Governor, Brian Wynter, says inflation for the current fiscal year — which ends in March — will be less than 5 percent. The Governor made the...

NCB Banks Fees Increases

National Commercial bank customers should brace for higher fees as the institution intends to raise the cost of several ‘in branch’ services. This as NCB...

Health Sector Collapsing

Abka Fitz-Henley & Jevon Minto: Pressure is mounting on Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson and the Simpson Miller administration, to take decisive action to rescue...

Senior Cop’s Visa Revoked

Nationwide News understands that the United States government has revoked a visa issued to a senior member of the Police High Command implicated in the Independent...

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...