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HOT 102 Going Off the Air Indefinitely

Radio station, Hot 102, is going off the air indefinitely, as former parent company CVM Television has booted it from its premises. The radio station is this evening...

Court of Appeal Rules in Favor of JPS’ Exclusive Licence

The Court of Appeal has ruled that the exclusive all island licence granted to the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, is legal. In handing down the ruling this...

AUDIO: Paulwell Admits to ‘Petrojam’ Blunder

Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, is conceding that his Ministry blundered when it asserted that the state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam has for the past two weeks been...

Government Approves Cable&Wireless Acquistion of Columbus International

The Government of Jamaica has approved the US 3-billion dollar acquisition of Columbus International by the parent company of LIME, Cable and Wireless Communications,...

$100M in Unsecured Loans Issued by Petro-Caribe Fund without Cabinet’s Approval

The Auditor General’s Department is raising concerns over 100-million US dollars in unsecured loans issued by the Petro-Caribe Development Fund without the...

Dixon Supports Mandatory Certification of School Principals

President of the Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA, Doran Dixon, says he supports the decision to make it mandatory for aspiring Principals to be trained and certified....

Police Urge Calm as Tesha Miller Is Set to Be Deported

The Police High Command is appealing to residents of St. Catherine and its environs, to remain calm ahead of Monday’s return to the island of the reputed head of...

OUR Director Defends Ordering JPS to Take Rate Cut

Director General of the Office of Utilities Regulation, OUR, Albert Gordon, is defending their rejection of the JPS’s application for a rate increase and decision...

History! Petrol Prices Tumble Below $100 per Litre

For the first time in more than two years, petroleum prices have plunged below 100-dollars per litre. Petrojam today announced a price reduction of more than 3-dollars...

Half of Jamaica’s Youth Willing To Renounce Citizenship – Study

Almost a half of Jamaica‚Äôs young people would be willing to give up their citizenship to live in another country. That’s the finding of a survey conducted by the...