Category: MA_National

51% Coalition Tells Warmington to Apologize

The 51-percent Coalition: Women in Partnership for Development, is calling on the MP for South West St. Catherine, Everald Warmington, to apologize to Youth Minister...

“Get Ready, It’s Coming” – Dalley Issues Another Zika Warning

Health Minister, Horace Dalley, says five additional samples will tomorrow be sent overseas for testing as Jamaica braces for the imminent arrival of the Zika-virus....

PNP Lashes Warmington for ‘Jezebel’ Jibe

The Minister of Youth and Culture, Lisa Hanna, has taken to social media to respond to yesterday’s slur from the MP for South West St. Catherine, Everald...

Pumps to Close When Bad Gas Report is Released

The membership of the Jamaica Gasoline Retailers Association, JGRA, has voted to temporarily close their gas pumps for eight hours when government publishes it’s...

PSOJ President Laments Misplaced Furore over Minimum Wage

Chief Executive Officer of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, Dennis Chung, says the furore over the latest increase in the national minimum wage is...

WTO Boss Encourages Jamaica to Improve Competitiveness

Jamaica is being encouraged to improve its competitiveness as a global service provider. The recommendation is coming from Director General of the World Trade...

JCF Tweaking Marine Division

The Police High Command says adjustments have been made at the Marine Division, in a bid to enhance efforts to thwart poaching and other crimes committed in Jamaican...

‘Govt Failing to Communicate IMF Gains’ – Crawford

State Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, Damion Crawford, says the PNP-administration has done a poor job of communicating the value of the IMF programme to the...

WARmington under Fire for ‘Jezebel’ Remark

The MP for South West St. Catherine, Everald Warmington came under fire from Government MPs in parliament yesterday after he called Youth and Culture Minister, Lisa...

Budget Revised

The government plans to spend approximately $167-billion more for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. That’s according to the revised estimates of expenditure tabled in the...