Category: MA_Latest News

Jamaica More Competitive

Jamaica has improved eight places in the latest Global Competitiveness Index, published annually by the World Economic Forum. The index for 2014/2015 shows that Jamaica...

Deane Didnt Stand a Chance!

There’s no way Mario Deane could’ve survived the severe beating he received while in custody at the Barnett Street Police Station in Montego Bay last month....

Brace for Chik-V

The Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency, CARPHA, is warning the Caribbean to be prepared for the full impact of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus, eight...

JCSA Rift with Govt Widens

There’s a growing rift this afternoon between the Jamaica Civil Service Association, JCSA, and the Simpson Miller administration. The Civil Service Association is...

Trust Lost!

President of the Jamaica Civil Service Association, JCSA, Oneil Grant, says his members have no trust in the Transport Minister, Dr. Omar Davies. This, over the...

Boycott Called Off

In a statement this afternoon, the Jamaica Civil Service Association, JSCA, announced that following what it stated are plans to put on hold increases in bus fares,...

JUTC Fare Hike

The Portia Simpson Miller administration has announced a hike in bus fares for commuters who use the state run Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC. Effective this...