Category: Midday News

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Krauck Systems Confident of $US5-Billion Investment Prospect

German-Austrian company, Krauck Systems says it remains confident that its proposed 5-billion US dollar investment in Jamaica’s logistics hub will be successful....

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Standard & Poor’s Upgrades Ja’s Credit Rating from B- to B

Jamaica’s credit rating has been raised for the second time in a week. Credit ratings agency Standard-and-Poor’s has lifted Jamaica’s sovereign rating from...

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AUDIO: No Apology to Vaz – Sir David Simmons

Chairman of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, Sir David Simmons, has defended the manner in which he introduced the name of the West Portland MP, Daryl Vaz, into...

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JA Should View Diaspora as ‘Its Commonwealth’ – Holness

Opposition leader Andrew Holness says Jamaica needs to start thinking about its Diaspora as its Commonwealth. He made the comments while speaking to Jamaicans in...

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J’can Janitor Charged for Inappropriate Touching

A Jamaican janitor in Ridgewood, New Jersey, has been charged with inappropriately touching a female middle school student while she attended an after-school programme...

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Warner on Interpol Most Wanted List

At the request of US authorities, the world’s largest international police organization, INTERPOL, has issued Red Notices, or international wanted persons alerts,...

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11 Tropical Storms Expected this Hurricane Season

The Meteorological Service says its expecting eleven tropical storms for the 2015 Hurricane Season. This season, which began yesterday, will see one less storm than the...

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Gunshots in Tivoli Operation ‘Was Like a War Movie’ – DCP Blake

Deputy Commissioner of Police, Clifford Blake, this morning testified at the West Kingston Commissioner of Enquiry that criminal gangs across the country had conspired...

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Blatter Quits FIFA Amid Corruption Scandal

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has resigned. He called an extraordinary meeting in Zurch today to communicate his decision, which comes three days after he was voted in by...

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Bunting Urges Police To End Industrial Action

National Security Minister Peter Bunting is urging rank and file members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force not to participate in the intensifying industrial action. The...