Category: MA_National

Canada Suspends Trade Negotiations with CARICOM

Canada has suspended trade negotiations with CARICOM. The decision temporarily halts five years of discussions towards a new deal to replace the CARIBCAN agreement...

Police to Conduct More Spot Checks This Weekend

Expect to see more police officers doing spot checks this weekend. That’s the word from the head of the Police Traffic Division, Senior Superintendent Calvin...

More Police Deployed in St. Catherine

Police Commissioner, Dr. Carl Williams says he’ll be deploying additional personnel to patrol in various crime hot spots in St. Catherine. There’s been an...

Police Sergeant Convicted on Fraud Charges

A police sergeant attached to the Cedar Valley Police Station in St. Thomas has been convicted on fraud charges. Sergeant Glenford Campbell was convicted today of one...

Holness Defends CCJ Stance

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness is hitting back at critics of the Jamaica Labour Party’s stance against the Caribbean Court of Justice, CCJ, being installed as...

Phipps, Knight Concerned over Fraud Charged Attorneys

Two of Jamaica’s most respected legal practitioners are this afternoon expressing unease at news that at least nine attorneys been have hit with fraud charges in...

Johnson-Smith Questions Govt’s Commitment

Opposition Spokesperson on Youth, Kamina Johnson-Smith is questioning the commitment of the Simpson Miller-administration to protect the nation’s youth. Yesterday,...

Politicking Clouds Upcoming Diaspora Conference

There are charges and counter charges of politicking this afternoon over the staging of the Diaspora Conference to be held next month in Montego Bay, St James. The State...

Coffee Industry Will Remain Strong Despite East Rural St. Andrew Fire – Franklyn

Chairman for the Coffee Industry board, Delano Franklyn, says despite the fires in East Rural St. Andrew the coffee industry will remain strong. Mr. Franklyn says while...

Mavis Bank Fire Under Control; Firefighters Withdrawn

The Mavis bank fire is over and firefighters have been withdrawn! That’s according to head of the fire service, Commissioner, Errol Mowatt. But while the fire has...