Category: MA_Latest News

Cable Operators Forced to go Rogue

Executive Director of the Broadcasting Commission of Jamaica, Cordel Green, says international rights holders need to provide better access to content if they want to...

‘Tackle Youth Unemployment’ – CDB

The Caribbean Development Bank, CDB, has called on regional governments to tackle chronic youth unemployment through a multi-sectoral approach. The CDB released a study...

Krauk-Anchor Time Running Out

The thirty days for the provision of information from the two companies seeking to invest 5 billion US dollars in Jamaica’s logistics hub expires today. The 30-day...

AUDIO: Holness Calls for Privitisation of PICA

Opposition Leader Andrew Holness says the government should consider privatizing the Passport Immigration and Citizenship Agency, PICA. He also calling on Prime Minister...

US Gov’t Sends Senior Gay Rights Activists to Jamaica

The United States government has sent two of its most senior gay rights advocates to Jamaica. They arrived yesterday and are expected to leave on Saturday. The visit...

GraceKennedy Group Net Profit Declined by 25%

The GraceKennedy Group has experienced a 25-percent decline in net profit for the first quarter of 2015, relative to the return in the corresponding period last year....

CDB Establish Public-Private Partnership Support Facility

The Caribbean Development Bank, CDB, has established a 1-point-2 million US dollar regional Public-Private Partnership Support Facility, to be based at its headquarters...

Robinson Leads Team of Gov’t Officals on Cockpit Country Tour

State Minister in the Mining Ministry, Julian Robinson, is leading a team of government officials on a tour of a section of the Cockpit Country, where mining are alleged...

INDECOM Probes Shooting of 63-year-old St. Thomas Farmer

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM is probing Monday’s controversial police shooting of a 63 year old farmer, Alvin Allen, in the community of...

Victory for Kamla!

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar last night declared victory following the Integrity Commission’s termination of its emailgate investigation. She says the...