Category: MA_Latest News

Judge Demands Accused Mario Dean Killers are Getting Meds

The Presiding Judge in the Mario Deane murder case, Justice Courtney Daye, is insisting that the case cannot proceed until the court is provided with documentary proof...

Rameish Simpson in Custody after High Speed Chase

Reputed St. Thomas-based resident Rameish Simpson is in Police custody this morning facing gun and ammunition charges. Nationwide News understands that Simpson and his...

Noranda Sending Home 100 Bauxite Workers

Noranda Jamaica Bauxite Partners, says it has temporarily suspended its bauxite mining operations in St. Ann until January 4 next year. In a statement today, the company...

Flippa Mafia Convicted

Flamboyant Jamaican dancehall deejay, Flippa Mafia, was today convicted in the US state of New Jersey, for running a drug ring that used the US postal service to ship...

Dalley Demands Accountability

Health Minister, Horace Dalley is expressing shock at the glaring lack of accountability at the management level in the public health sector. He says this lack of...

Riverton Gets $70-million Upgrade

The Minister of Local Government, Noel Arscott,says almost $70-million has been spent on improving the facilities at the Riverton City Dump in western St. Andrew. During...

JPS Moving Past Abengoa

The President and CEO of the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, Kelly Tomblin says the company is moving to select a new bidder to build a 190 megawatt power plant in...

JGRA Wants New Licensing Regime

The Jamaica Gasolene Retailers Association, JGRA, is calling on the government to implement a licensing regime for multinational petroleum marketing companies doing...

Paying Math and Science Teachers More

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites says there are plans to offer an improved salary and benefits package to teachers of Science and Mathematics, to prevent many of our...

New USD$1.6bn Harbour View to Portland Highway

The Government today disclosed details of its declared intentions to build a highway connecting Harbour View in east Rural St. Andrew to Port Antonio in Portland. It...