Category: MA_National

Opposition Coalition Wins Guyana Election

The multi-ethnic Opposition coalition has won Guyana’s general elections. The new President, Brigadier David Granger and the new Prime Minister, Moses Nagamootoo,...

Hollande Departs Haiti; Major Investments Announced But No Debt Cancellation

French President Francois Hollande flew out of Haiti yesterday, but failed to follow through on his suggestion that he would cancel the debt owed by the Haitian people....

Gov’t Willing to Hold Referendum on CCJ – Information Minister

Information Minister, Sandrea Falconer, has confirmed that the Simpson Miller administration is willing to have a referendum on Jamaica joining the Caribbean Court of...

U.S Stripped of 2012 Olympic Relay Medals

Sports Analyst, Leighton Levy, says it’s no surprise the international Olympic committee decided to strip the entire US sprint relay team of their 2012 Olympic...

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...