Category: MA_Latest News

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

LIME on Billing Seniors

Telecommunications firm LIME says effectively immediately, all its customers who are 65 years and older, will be exempt from charges related to receiving their...

Bill Johnson Wrong! – Portia

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller says yesterday’s result in the Central Westmoreland by-election proves that pollster Bill Johnson got it wrong with his recent...

PM Makes Outameni Disclosures

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller this afternoon revealed that two years ago, she gave instructions for measures to be explored on how best her government could...

West Kingston Inquiry – Day 2

There was drama at the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry this morning, as Chairman of the Tivoli Committee, Lloyd D’Aguilar was kicked out of the proceedings at...

STEM for Growth

Minister of Science and Technology, Phillip Paulwell, says as Jamaica searches for ways to accelerate economic growth, science, technology and innovation must play a key...