Category: MA_National

Holness: Opposition Found PNP CCJ Deal Unacceptable

Opposition Leader Andrew Holness says the opposition met and found unacceptable the suggestion from the Government that it should sign an agreement to vote in favour of...

Phillips Deceptive & Skillful – Shaw

Skillful and deceptive! That’s how the Opposition JLP is describing what it says is the Finance Minister’s ability to get the country to focus on the...

Shaw Blasts Hyman, Dalley for Rejecting Public Sector Workers on Wage Talks

Public Service Minister, Horace Dalley and Member of the Government’s Economic Programme Oversight Committee, EPOC, Ralston Hyman are coming under fire this...

“I Will NOT be Frightened” By Teachers Emailing/Texting Daily

That’s the message being sent by Public Service Minister, Horace Dalley to the island’s teachers regarding their efforts to pressure the Government to secure...

Preliminary Data Shows Govt Spent $274-million to Host Obama

The Government says preliminary estimates indicate that it cost over 2-hundred-and-70 million dollars to host United States President Barack Obama last month....

Police Seize $1million Worth of Ganja

The Police in St Elizabeth say they seized ganja estimated to be worth one million dollars on Monday. According to the police, they were conducting operations shortly...

Police Look to Public Education Campaign to Stem Increasing Road Fatalities

The police say they’re concerned about the increase in the number of people killed in road accidents so far this year compared with the same period last year. The...

Exclusive: Gov’t Proposes Secret Deal to JLP to Secure Bipartisan Support on CCJ

Today, Nationwide learnt of a secret proposal by the Simpson-Miller administration to the Opposition seeking to secure a deal to support the CCJ bills in both Houses of...

Parliament Votes YES to CCJ

The Government this afternoon achieved the two thirds majority required in the House of Representatives to pass the bills proposing to establish the Caribbean Court of...

Jamaica Passes 8th IMF Test

Jamaica has passed its eighth IMF, test! That’s according to the new IMF Head of Mission to Jamaica, Ms. Uma Ramakrishnan. But Ms. Ramakrishnan says the country...