Category: MA_National

It Wont Last! – Paulwell

Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, says Jamaicans should not expect oil prices to remain low in the long term. Brent Crude oil fell to a six year low today, while US...

Harrison-Henry new PD

King’s House has officially announced the appointment of Arlene Harrison Henry to the post of Public Defender. Her appointment takes effect January 19. Mrs....

JPS Bills to go Down

The Jamaica Public Service Company says electricity bills will go down by approximately 9% this month, as a result of further decreases in the price of oil on the world...

PSOJ on OUR-JPS Ruling

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica, PSOJ, says it’s disappointed with aspects of the Office of Utilities Regulation, OUR’s ruling on the JPS’s...

Firearms Seizures

The Police say four firearms have been seized in separate incidents across the island over the weekend. They say a Taurus 9-millimeter firearm with matching rounds was...

Dalley Angers Unions

The Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA, is criticizing Minister with responsibility for the Public Service, Horace Dalley, for a comment he’s reportedly made about...

Sober Budget Discussions

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips, is urging his colleague Parliamentarians to engage in what he’s describing as ‘sober’ discussions on the budget...

Bain in Court

The case involving the decision by the University of the West Indies, UWI, to terminate Professor Brendan Bain as director of the Caribbean HIV/AIDS Regional Training...

9 Scammers In Custody

The police say nine persons are now in custody, following a multi-agency intelligence-led operation in Rose Heights, St. James yesterday. The police say the nine were...

Don’t Test Us – Police

The Police High Command is warning criminals not to challenge the security forces, following yesterday’s killing of St. Andrew’s most wanted man, Ricardo...