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Major Job Losses Looming at J-Wray & Nephew

Major job losses are looming at rum manufacturers, J-Wray and Nephew. According to President of the National Workers Union, Granville Valentine, the company is moving to...

Finsac’d Association to Write GG to Demand Enquiry Report

Attorney for the Association of Finsac’d Entrepreneurs, Kent Gammon, says he’s writing to the Governor General to demand that the Finsac Commissioners...

Golding and Phillips Misleading the Public on West Kingston Enquiry :: Shaw

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is accusing Finance Minister Dr. Peter Phillips and Justice Minister Mark Golding of misleading the public about the true...

Retailers Not Slashing Prices: Consumer Affairs Commission

The Consumer Affairs Commission, CAC, says its recent survey of gas prices shows that gasoline retailers are not slashing prices in line with reductions from Petrojam....

Paulwell and Gasoline Retailers Reach Consensus

The Jamaica Gas Retailers Association and Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, have reached an understanding on the row involving  petrol prices. This from JGRA...

Investigation Launched Into Plot to Murder Kartel

The Criminal Investigation Branch, CIB is investigating reports that the Department of Correctional Services has discovered a plot to murder incarcerated dancehall...

TESTIMONY: Bain Voluntarily Opposed UWI’s Non-Discrimination Policy

Professor Brendan Bain’s termination by the University of the West Indies had nothing to do with his right to freedom of expression. That testimony coming today...

Energy Minister to Meet with Gasoline Retailers Association

Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, has called an emergency meeting with the Jamaica Gasoline Retailers Association, JGRA, to quell growing tension among players in the...

Police Intervene in Dispute Between Warmington and JLP Supporter

The Police have intervened following an altercation involving South West St. Catherine Member of Parliament, the JLP’s, Everald Warmington and a constituent in...

Buju Banton Loses Appeal

A US Court of Appeal has dismissed Buju Banton’s request for a new trial. Banton – whose real name is Mark Myrie – is serving a 10-year sentence on...