Category: MA_Latest News

Information Minister Orders Management Audit at PBCJ

Information Minister Senator Sandrea Falconer has ordered a management audit into the operations at the Public Broadcasting Corporation of Jamaica, PBCJ. On Friday...

Reduction in Primary Surplus Will Increase Debt – IMF Rep

Jamaica will again be running a fiscal deficit, if it reduces the primary surplus target under the four year Extended Fund Facility Programme with the IMF. That’s...

Tivoli Committee could get Boot – Simmons

The standing granted to the Tivoli Committee which allows it to participate in proceedings at the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, could be revoked if it...

J’can-Canadian Senator Sacked amid Sex Scandal

A Jamaican born Canadian Senator, who’s under investigation for workplace sexual harassment, is facing a new allegation that he had a sexual relationship with a...

From the Verge of Closure to Excellence

The Principal of Padmore Primary School in West Rural St. Andrew, Keisha Hayles, is appealing for more resources, after her students’ spectacular performance in...

PBCJ/Falconer Under Fire

Information Minister Senator Sandrea Falconer and the management of Public Broadcasting Corporation of Jamaica, PBCJ, are coming under fire this afternoon from the union...

Probing Westmoreland Jail Break

A high level investigation is now underway into the circumstances under which seven detainees who are accused of committing several dangerous crimes, broke out of the...

Johnson-Smith Lauds GSAT Performers

Opposition Spokesperson on Education and Youth, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith is congratulating and encouraging students who’ve recently received their GSAT...

GSAT Perfection

The Ministry of Education says its unable to state how many students achieved perfect scores in this year’s Grade Six Achievement Test, GSAT. There are reports...

‘Cut Public Sector Jobs’ – IMF

The IMF’s resident representative in Jamaica, Dr. Bert van Selm is recommending that the Simpson Miller administration send home some public workers in order to...