Category: Midday News

Police Move in on Scammers

Nationwide News understands that a major Police operation is currently underway and has so far resulted in the arrest of at least eight persons who are suspected to be...

Phillips Defends Management of Energy Stabilisation Fund

Former Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips is defending the former PNP administration’s handling of the Energy Stablisation Fund, ESF. The ESF is comprised of...

Govt Seeking International Funding for Education Budget

Education Minister, Senator Ruel Reid, says he’ll be asking the Finance Minister to make some space in the budget for the new fiscal year to deal with school...

New Judges Sworn In

Four judges were sworn into office yesterday during a ceremony at King’s House. Those taking the oath of office were Frank Williams and Carol Edwards, who will serve...

Shaw Re-States Commitment to Fiscal Discipline

Opposition Spokesman on Finance Audley Shaw says the JLP administration is fully commitment to fiscal discipline and ensuring Jamaica meets its commitment under the IMF...

‘Seven-Year Secondary School a Long time Coming’ – Reid

Education Minister Ruel Reid, says the precedent has long since been set for adjustments being made to the length of time spent by students in the secondary education...

Pensioners to Receive More Starting April

Minister of Finance Audley Shaw announced that retirees will receive an increase in their pensions beginning next month. This move he says will be retroactive beginning...

No Penalty for GSAT ‘Flag Question’

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information says it will not penalize GSAT students said the correct method to dispose of a worn Jamaican flag is by burying. The...

Budget Debate Set for April 14

Finance Minister, Audley Shaw, says the budget for the 2016-2017 fiscal year will be tabled in the House of Representatives on April 14. Minister Shaw made the...

Attorney Freed of Fraud Charges

Veteran Attorney, Peter Millingen, was today freed of fraud charges in the Corporate Area Criminal Court. Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewelyn, entered a...