Category: Midday News

First Agro Economic Zone set for Clarendon

Jamaica’s first Agro Economic Zone is to be established in Spring Plain, Clarendon. The initiative, which is described as a public-private partnership, will give...

Masterbuilders Highlight ‘Worrying Trend’ in Hotel Construction

The Incorporated Masterbuilders Association of Jamaica, IMAJ, is this afternoon pointing out that there’s a pattern emerging of sections of buildings under...

PNP Election Report Ready

A report by the People’s National Party on their defeat in the Feburary 25 general election is complete. Chairman of the Committee which prepared the report, PNP...

Farewell Tony Cozier

Tributes are pouring in for legendary West Indian cricket commentator, Tony Cozier. Cozier died this morning at the age of 75. Leading BBC Cricket commentator Jonathan...

NWC Mum on Leaked Audit

The National Water Commission, NWC, says it won’t be responding to reports regarding a leaked internal draft audit of it’s new metering system, until a final...

Hylton Pleased with Gov’t CARICOM Push for Growth

Opposition Spokesman on Industry and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, says he’s happy with the push by the current administration to take advantage of CARICOM markets as...

TODSS Orders St Thomas Cabbies Back to Work

President of the Transport Operators Development Sustainable Services, TODSS, Egeton Newman is calling on taxi operators in Western St. Thomas to return to work. Taxi...

Mike Henry Orders Reviewing Jamintel Building Acquisition

Transport Minister Mike Henry has asked for a review of the the acquisition of the Jamintel Building in downtown Kingston which is to be the new headquaters of the...

Zero-Net-Energy Buildings by 2050

Energy Minister Dr. Andrew Wheatley says the Government is aiming to have all buildings by the year 2050 using Zero-Net-Energy. [audio_mp3...

Oracabessa High Student Stabbed to Death

A student of Oracabessa High School in St. Mary was stabbed to death by two other students while they walked home from school yesterday afternoon. Police say 16-year-old...