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O’Brien Urges Business Community to Fight Any New Taxes

Digicel’s outgoing CEO, Barry O’Brien, is urging the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, to challenge any additional taxation that might be levied on...

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Senior Official at Tax Office Arrested in Anti-Corruption Raid

A senior official at the tax office in Constant Spring in St. Andrew is among three persons who are now in custody following an operation today by the Major Organized...

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Economy in Recession: Holness ‘Disappointed’ but ‘Not Surprised’

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness says he is disappointed but not surprised to hear that the country has slipped back into recession. He says it’s because the...

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JLP Injunction-attempt Stalled in Supreme Court

An attempt by the Opposition Jamaica Labour Party to have the Supreme Court stop the Electoral Office of Jamaica from collecting anymore signatures in an attempt to...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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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...

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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...