Category: MA_Latest News

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Blind but not Stupid! – Morris

The President of the Senate, Floyd Morris, today told members of the Upper House that while he may be blind, he’s certainly not stupid! Senator Morris was...

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CWC-Columbus decision soon

The country will know before the end of this month whether the government and independent regulators will approve the acquisition of Columbus International’s...

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CWC Shareholders Approve Merger

Shareholders of Cable and Wireless Communications, CWC, the parent company of LIME, today voted overwhelmingly in favour of the 3-billion US dollar acquisition of...

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Jamaica Living within its Means – IMF

Jamaica is starting to live within its means. That’s the observation of the IMF’s Resident Representative to Jamaica, Bert Van Selm. His comments follow...

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PetroCaribe Debt Sold?

There’re reports coming out of the United States this afternoon, that the increasingly cash-strapped Venezuelan government is selling the Petrocaribe multi-billion...

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Gas Prices Down

There’ll be another cut in gas prices and other petroleum products this week. The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, says the price of 87 and 90-gasoline is to be...

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Jamaica More Corrupt?

Jamaica has fallen two places in the latest corruption perception index, released today by Transparency International. The country was ranked 85 out of 175 countries...

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Outspoken PNP Councillor Shot At

A man has been taken into custody in connection with today’s gun attack on a group of persons, including outspoken Councillor for the Papine Division of the...

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West Kingston Inquiry – Day 3

Three more witnesses appeared before the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry today, detailing injuries sustained and loses suffered during the security forces operation...

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CWC-Columbus Merger a Good thing

Corporate Communications Manager at LIME, Elon Parkinson, says despite some loud dissenting voices, the decision by Cable and Wireless Communications, CWC, to acquire...