Category: Latest_MA

AUDIO: Holness Clarifying Proposed Human Rights Commission

His vision is for a super-agency that would subsume the functions of the INDECOM and the Office of the Public Defender.

Hyman Supports King

Economist, Ralston Hyman, says he’s in full agreement with Dr. King. He says the manufacturing sector should not be given any special treatment as this creates...

Embattled Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki Forced Out

Iraq’s embattled Prime Minister, Nouri al-Maliki, appears to have lost his job , after the country’s President appointed a rival Shia candidate to form a new...

Calm in Mountain View Following Killing of Resident

Head of Operations for the Kingston East Police, Deputy Superintendent Hornett Williams, says normality has returned to the community of Mountain View in St. Andrew....

AUDIO: Holness ‘Distressed’ After Touring St. James Lockup

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, says he was left feeling distressed after touring the cell area at the Barnett Street police lockup in St. James this morning. St....

AUDIO: McKenzie Laments Gargabe Pile-up

His comments come in the wake of a report last week, confirming two locally transmitted cases of the mosquito borne Chikungunya Virus.

Westmoreland Man Shot Dead by Police: INDECOM Probes

The police shot and killed an unidentified man during a confrontation on New Road in Westmoreland this morning. The police Corporate Communications Unit says one...

Are you a PAYE Worker? Here’s An Easy Way to Get Your Refund

Tax Administration Jamaica, TAJ, says as of this month, it will begin paying Income Tax refunds directly into bank accounts, instead of by cheques. The TAJ says an...

Kartel, Gaza Slim Appear in Court

Convicted dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel, returned to the Corporate Area Criminal Court this morning for the resumption of his latest court matter. However the case...

AUDIO: Azan Likens King to a ‘Bright Fool’

The Chief Executive Officer of Boss Furniture, Omar Azan, is defending the lobbying efforts of the Jamaica Manufacturers Association, JMA. Mr. Azan was president of the...