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JLP Injunction-attempt Stalled in Supreme Court

An attempt by the Opposition Jamaica Labour Party to have the Supreme Court stop the Electoral Office of Jamaica from collecting anymore signatures in an attempt to...

Harvey Denies Collapsing of Health Sector

There will be absolutely no collapse of the health sector! That’s according to Permanent Secretary in the Health Ministry, Dr. Kevin Harvey. Dr. Harvey is...

Mining of Bauxite at ALPART Yet to Resume :: Paulwell

Mining Minister, Phillip Paulwell, says the physical mining of bauxite at ALPART’s  alumina/bauxite plant in Nain, St. Elizabeth has not yet started. Minister...

Phillips Believes Growth is Returning to the Economy

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips, believes the local economy has started to dig itself out of the recession it slipped into over the last two quarters of last year....

Inflation Below 5% – Wynter

Bank of Jamaica Governor, Brian Wynter, says inflation for the current fiscal year — which ends in March — will be less than 5 percent. The Governor made the...

NCB Banks Fees Increases

National Commercial bank customers should brace for higher fees as the institution intends to raise the cost of several ‘in branch’ services. This as NCB...

Senior Cop’s Visa Revoked

Nationwide News understands that the United States government has revoked a visa issued to a senior member of the Police High Command implicated in the Independent...

Govt Urged to Apologize to Rastas Given Criminal Record

The network of cannabis reform advocacy organizations, is calling on the Government to issue a formal apology to members of the Rastafarian faith and others who were...

Spanish Town Hospital Blamed for Man’s Death

A family from Portmore, St Catherine is seeking answers from the Spanish Town hospital following the death of a 73 year old man, Vincent Williams. The family says...

Grange Issues Gag Order to all JLP Spokespersons

In an effort to manage the latest fallout to strike it, the opposition Jamaica Labour Party is asking all its Spokespersons not to comment in the media on the most...