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Montague Blasts Govt over Economy

Opposition Senator and JLP Chairman, Robert Montague, this afternoon stoked controversy in the Upper House, when he likened the Government’s fixation on obtaining...

IDB Praises Govt

President of the Inter-American Development Bank, IDB, Luis Alberto Moreno, is praising Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller and Finance Minister Dr. Peter Phillips for...

IMF Test #6: Passed

Jamaica has passed its sixth consecutive IMF test under the four year economic programme, paving the way for the immediate draw down of USDA$67-million. The IMF says its...

NO Exotic Pet Gifts – NEPA

The National Environment and Planning Agency is warning members of the public not to buy protected species. NEPA says persons should resist the temptation to buy certain...

Insolvency Mechanism

Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, says Cabinet has approved the establishment of a mechanism by which the new Insolvency Act will be...

Where’s the Beef?

A 28 year business relationship between the Jamaica Broilers Group and the local franchise holder for Burger King, is on the verge of falling apart, due to a dispute...

Hylton blasts Gas Retailers

Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, has joined his Cabinet colleague, Phillip Paulwell, in condemning those gasoline retailers, who do not...

Parliament Robbed!!

Today’s sitting of the Senate got off to a late start this morning as police probed a burglary at Gordon House. Reports are that thieves broke into the offices of...

Golding Addresses Ganja Reform Critics

Justice Minister, Senator Mark Golding is rejecting criticism from PNP General Secretary, Paul Burke that the Simpson Miller-administration is taking too long to reform...

IDB President Arrives

The President of the Inter-American Development Bank, IDB, Luis Alberto Moreno, is set to arrive in the island this afternoon for a two day working visit. Mr. Moreno is...