Category: Midday News

Dalley Promises Changes in Health Sector

Health Minister, Horace Dalley, says more changes are coming at various levels of management within the sector. The Minister made the comment at a sector forum on...

Crawford and Brown-Burke Spar on Facebook

Government MP Damion Crawford and PNP Vice President, Senator Angela Brown Burke, were embroiled in a war of words on popular social media platform; Facebook last night....

Jamaican-Canadian Gay Activist Challenges Buggery Law

Jamaican-Canadian gay rights activist, Maurice Tomlinson, is challenging Jamaica’s buggery law in the Supreme Court. The Attorney General is listed as the claimant...

Samuda and Phillips Clash Over Transfer Pricing Bill

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips and Opposition Spokesman on Industry, Karl Samuda, clashed in the House of Representatives yesterday, during the debate on the...

Opposition Blasts Govt for Falling ICT Rating

Opposition Spokesman on Information Communication Technologies, CT and Digital Society Development, Dr. Andrew Wheatley is blaming a lack of vision for Jamaica’s...

Juliet Holness gets Green Light for East Rural St Andrew

The JLP has selected Juliet Holness, the wife of Opposition Leader Andrew Holness, as its candidate in East Rural St. Andrew. JLP General Secretary, Dr. Horace Chang...

Bruce Bats for Fixed Election Dates

Former Prime Minister Bruce Golding says he remains in favour of fixed election dates. The issue of fixed elections dates is again the topic of discussion, after the PNP...

Correctional Officers to Sign Heads of Agreement

The Jamaica Federation of Correctional Officers says it will be signing the 2015-2017 Head of Agreement. The union is among several who’ve now accepted the...

Jamaica to chair UN Small Arms Meeting

Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Courtenay Rattray has been elected as Chairman of the Sixth Biennial Meeting of States which will be held in New York...

Newlands Still Tense

Member of Parliament for for East Central St Catherine, Arnadlo Brown, says things are still tense within his constituency. This after the murders of PNP supporter Sadie...