Category: Midday News

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Reputed Klansman Leader, Tesha Miller, in Bahamian Police Custody

Nationwide News has learnt that the reputed leader of the Spanish Town-based Klansman gang, Tesha Miller, is in police custody in the Bahamas. Two senior law enforcement...

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PNP Retains Greater Portmore North

PNP President, Dr. Peter Phillips, is hailing his party’s victory in yesterday’s by-election in the Greater Portmore North Division as a sign of what...

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‘Holness Will be Historic!’ – McKenzie

Local Government Minister, Desmond Mckenzie, says Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, will go down in history as one of the best leaders Jamaica has ever had. He says...

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Shaw Dismisses Phillips as ‘More of the Same’

Finance Minister Audley Shaw, is describing Dr. Phillips as a “broke down bus”. Addressing Labourites in Olympic Gardens yesterday, Minister Shaw said the...

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Williams Chides PNP for Tax Criticisms

State Minister for Finance, Fayval Williams, is chiding the PNP for calling for a roll back of the government’s $13.5-billion tax package. She says after imposing...

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By-Election Day in Greater Portmore

Residents of the Greater Portmore North division return to the polls today, for a by-election which could have serious implications for the control of the St. Catherine...

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Fiscal Responsibility has Saved Jamaica $50bn in Taxes

Jamaicans have been spared a $50-billion tax package as a result of the government’s adherence to the fiscal responsibility framework over the last five years....

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JHTA Maintains Opposition to Changes to TEF

The Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association, JHTA, is sustaining its pressure on the government to delay plans to redirect money destined for the Tourism Enhancement Fund,...

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JCTU Welcomes Scotiabank’s Suspension of ‘Dormant Fees’

The Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions, JCTU, is welcoming news that Scotiabank has joined three other commercial banks who’ve suspended charges on dormant...

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Normalcy Returns to Bustamante Hospital

Nationwide News understands that normal operations have resumed at the Bustamante Hospital for Children in St Andrew. Our news centre has learnt that senior officials at...