Category: MA_Latest News

FSC Urges Investors Not to Do Business with International Financial Services Limited

The Financial Services Commission, FSC, is warning investors not to engage in solicitation offers from the International Financial Services Limited or IFS. This, as the...

STUDY: Ja have the highest airport fees and taxes in the Caribbean

Jamaica’s airport taxes and fees are the highest in the region. That’s according to a new study entitled, ‘Making Air Transport Work Better For The...

Police, Gunman Hospitalized Following Shooting Incident

A Policeman and a gunman are in hospital this afternoon nursing gunshot wounds following a shooting incident in Papine, St. Andrew. Reports are that the off-duty...

Teachers Get 7% Wage Offer

Nationwide News understands that the Portia Simpson Miller-administration is now offering the island’s teachers a 7-percent wage increase for the new contract...

Doctors May Get ‘Sick’

The Jamaica Medical Doctors Association is warning the Government that its members could soon be affected by the illness which has impacted rank and file members of the...

Krauck Systems Confident of $US5-Billion Investment Prospect

German-Austrian company, Krauck Systems says it remains confident that its proposed 5-billion US dollar investment in Jamaica’s logistics hub will be successful....

Standard & Poor’s Upgrades Ja’s Credit Rating from B- to B

Jamaica’s credit rating has been raised for the second time in a week. Credit ratings agency Standard-and-Poor’s has lifted Jamaica’s sovereign rating from...

AUDIO: No Apology to Vaz – Sir David Simmons

Chairman of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, Sir David Simmons, has defended the manner in which he introduced the name of the West Portland MP, Daryl Vaz, into...

JA Should View Diaspora as ‘Its Commonwealth’ – Holness

Opposition leader Andrew Holness says Jamaica needs to start thinking about its Diaspora as its Commonwealth. He made the comments while speaking to Jamaicans in...

J’can Janitor Charged for Inappropriate Touching

A Jamaican janitor in Ridgewood, New Jersey, has been charged with inappropriately touching a female middle school student while she attended an after-school programme...