Category: MA_National

‘Don’t Blame IMF for Jamaican Poverty’ – Lagarde

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, IMF, Christine Lagarde, says the IMF is not to be blamed for the increase in poverty in Jamaica or recent negative...

Anglican Archbishop Urges Caribbean Churches to Discuss Decriminalization of Buggery

The Anglican Archbishop of the West Indies, the Most Reverend Dr. John Holder, is calling on churches in the Commonwealth Caribbean, including Jamaica, to join the...

Former Housing Minister Denies Knowledge of Suspicious Activities at HAJ

Former Minister with responsibility for Housing, Dr. Morais Guy, says he has no knowledge of suspicious projects at the Housing Agency of Jamaica, HAJ, during his...

Jamaica to Host Critical Talks with Correspondent Banks in November

Jamaica is to host a second meeting with correspondent banks next month, in an attempt to get them back on board to provide services to the hard-hit remittance and...

Alexis Begins Application Process for Jamaican Citizenship

The People’s National Party’s candidate for the South East St. Mary by-election, Dr. Shane Alexis, says he’s started the process of applying for...

‘Much Ado About Nothing!’ – KD Leaps to Alexis’ Defense

Meanwhile, Opposition Senator and veteran lawyer, K.D. Knight, says Dr. Shane Alexis’s Canadian citizenship raises no moral issue; rejecting a claim made yesterday...

‘Hypocrites!’ JLP Slams PNP Over Shane Alexis’ Citizenship

The political campaign in the South East St. Mary by-election has taken a dramatic new turn with questions about the citizenship of People’s National Party...

Shane Alexis Insists He’s Duly Nominated

The PNP Candidate in South East St Mary, Dr. Shane Alexis, is maintaining that he was duly nominated yesterday to contest the October 30 by-election. He says his status...

PNP Accuses Holness Administration of New Vote Buying

The Opposition People’s National Party is again accusing the Jamaica Labour Party of using government resources to buy votes in the lead up to the by-election in...

SE St Mary Not a National Referendum – Holness

Prime Minister and JLP Leader, Andrew Holness, says the by-election in South East St Mary will not be a referendum on the performance of his administration. He was...