Category: Midday News

Customs Collects $119 Billion in 8 Months

The Customs Agency has collected approximately $119-billion for the April to November period this year. Commissioner of Customs, Major Richard Reese, says the revenue...

Jamaicans More Productive Than Trinis – ILO Study

A recent study by the International Labour Organization, ILO, shows that Jamaicans are more productive than their counterparts in Trinidad and Tobago. The study was...

Teen Charged for Supernova’s Murder

Police in Atlanta, Georgia have charged a teenager with the murder of Jamaican born former world cruiserweight boxing champion, O’Neil “Supernova” Bell. The...

J-Capri Dies in Hospital

Dancehall artiste J-Capri, whose given name is Jordan Phillips, died this morning at the University Hospital of the West Indies. The singer had sustained serious head...

UTech Workers Issue Strike Warning

The University of Technology Jamaica Administrative Staff Association, UTASU, has served the University of Technology, UTECH, with a 72-hour strike notice to end this...

Shaw Furious with SEZ Act

The Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audlew Shaw, says he’s staunchly opposed to the recent amendment to the Special Economic Zones Act in Parliament. Under the...

Montague Frustrated by Ministers’ Question Time

Opposition Senator Robert Montague, today voiced his frustration at the failure of various Ministers of government to answer questions tabled in the upper house in a...

‘ISIS Hotline’ for T&T

A telephone hotline number has been established in Trinidad and Tobago, to allow people to share information they may have on T-and-T nationals who may be heading to...

Mortar Specialist Grilled at #WKgnCOE

The Jamaica Defense Force, JDF’s Major Warrenton Dixon, will face further cross-examination when the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry resumes this morning....

Juliet Holness to Challenge Imani Duncan Price for East Rural St. Andrew

The wife of Opposition Leader Andrew Holness, Juliet is to expected contest the East Rural St. Andrew constituency seat against the PNP’s Imani Duncan Price in the...