Category: Midday News

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...

Justice Ministry Moves House

The Ministry of Justice has a new home. Speaking at the opening ceremony last evening, Justice Minister Delroy Chuck says the complex is one of many development projects...

Police & INDECOM Probe Quadruple Police Killing

The police say calm has been restored in Old Harbour Bay, St. Catherine following the fatal shooting of four men by police yesterday. One of the four men has now been...

International Press on AG-US Embassy Twitterstorm

Several international news agencies, including the British Broadcasting Commission, BBC, have today reported on the controversial tweet posted by Attorney General,...

Opposition Demands Malahoo-Forte Apologise

Opposition Spokesman on Foreign Affairs, Dr. Morais Guy, is calling for an apology to be given to the US Government and it’s citizens by Foreign Minister Kamina...

Govt Boosting Tourist Security

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett says the government is taking measures to ensure the safety and security of tourists. He says partnerships are already underway with the...

Thwaites Pleased with GSAT Results; Concerned About Math

Opposition Spokesman on Education Ronald Thwaites says he’s pleased with the overall result of this year’s Grade Six Achievement Test, GSAT. However, Mr....

Nature Made Vitamins Recalled

Several types of Nature Made vitamins are being urgently recalled. The Consumer Affairs Commission says the United States company Pharmavite initiated the recall due to...