Category: Midday News

Could a Mobile APP Help Drive Down Youth Unemployment?

The Kingston and St Andrew Corporation, KSAC, is creating a mobile app they say could significantly end youth unemployment. They’re calling it Kingston Live. Mayor...

Bahamas-Bound Woman Arrested at NMIA

Police officers at the Norman Manley International Airport, arrested and charged Camille Clarke, for breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act on Sunday. Reports are that...

Curfews Reserved for Exceptional Cases

The Police High Command says it will only impose curfews in exceptional cases. Curfews restrict the movement of persons who enter communities and commit crimes, and then...

Neita-Robertson Disagrees with WKgnCOE Report

Attorney representing the JCF during the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, Valerie Neita-Robertson, says she disagrees with the report’s recommendation that...

‘Get Ready to Re-Take Govt’ – Phillips to Comrades

Campaign Director for the People’s National Party PNP, Dr. Peter Phillips, is telling party supporters be ready to assume leadership of the country. Dr. Phillips...

30% Re-Offending While on Bail

National Security Minister, Robert Montague says nearly 30-percent of accused persons commit other crimes while out on bail. The Minister’s comments come in the...

Police Still Searching for Suspected Drowned Constable

The police are still searching for the Police Constable suspected to have drowned Wednesday night in Bengal, near the border of St Ann and Trelawny. According to the...

Holness Outlines Highway Construction Plans

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government has not abandoned plans for the construction of the South Coast Highway Improvement Project. The project is expected to...

Manufacturers & Govt Move to Increase Export to Venezuela

The Jamaica Manufacturers Association, JMA, is working with the government to create a list of Jamaican products to be allowed duty free entry to Venezuela. That’s...

JFJ Urging Support for Foster Parents

Jamaicans for Justice, JFJ, is calling on the Ministry of Youth to ensure that significant action follows its recent announcement to improve government support to foster...