Category: MA_National

Bunting Clarifies CPO Concerns

In the face of mounting backlash, National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, is this afternoon clarifying his position that gave the impression in Parliament yesterday...

JLP Confident of Local Government Win!

We will win! That’s the word from the Opposition, Jamaica Labour Party, now that the governing PNP has signaled that it’s planning to call local government...

Bain’s Termination Didn’t Breach Fundamental Rights: Attorney General

The lawyer representing the Attorney General’s Department, Carlene Larmond, today told the Supreme Court that it has not found any case where a termination of contract...

Bunting Concerned About Spike In Murders

National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, says he’s concerned about the spike in murders since the beginning of the year. Between January 1 and 24 this year,...

Revenue Collection Target Underperforming ::Phillips

The Finance Minister says despite most of the Government’s major fiscal targets being met, revenue collection for this fiscal year has continued to under-perform....

Phillips:: Uncertainty Surrounds West Kingston Enquiry Expenditure

There’s uncertainly this afternoon regarding the amount of money the government intends to spend on the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry. On January 20, Justice...

Finsac’d Association to Write GG to Demand Enquiry Report

Attorney for the Association of Finsac’d Entrepreneurs, Kent Gammon, says he’s writing to the Governor General to demand that the Finsac Commissioners...

Golding and Phillips Misleading the Public on West Kingston Enquiry :: Shaw

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is accusing Finance Minister Dr. Peter Phillips and Justice Minister Mark Golding of misleading the public about the true...

Retailers Not Slashing Prices: Consumer Affairs Commission

The Consumer Affairs Commission, CAC, says its recent survey of gas prices shows that gasoline retailers are not slashing prices in line with reductions from Petrojam....

Investigation Launched Into Plot to Murder Kartel

The Criminal Investigation Branch, CIB is investigating reports that the Department of Correctional Services has discovered a plot to murder incarcerated dancehall...