Category: Midday News

NHT Owed $18-billion in Contribution – Audit Reveals

The Auditor General’s Performance Audit report into the operations of the National Housing Trust, NHT, has found that the trust is owed 18 billion dollars in...

Ellington, Williams Clash At Enquiry Again – LISTEN

The testy exchanges between former Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington and INDECOM’s Commissioner, Terrence Williams, continued at the West Kingston Commission of...

UTECH Staff Stage Walk Out

The University of Technology says industrial action taken by three staff unions representing academic, administrative and technical staff did not disrupt the sitting of...

Seek Overseas Help in Finding Clarendon Quadruple Murderers – Holness

Opposition Leader Andrew Holness says Jamaica should not rule out seeking the assistance of overseas experts in finding the gunmen responsible for last Wednesday’s...

Standberry Seeks to Allay Fears That the Local Sugar Industry is About to Collapse

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Donovan Stanberry is seeking to allay fears that the local sugar industry is on the verge of collapse....

US, Jamaica to Hold Talks On Reshaping Investment and Tax arrangements

The government says it will engage in talks with the US government about reshaping existing bilateral investment and tax arrangements between both nations. Finance...

Police Issues New Appeal for Ian lyn to Turn Himself In

The Police are this afternoon renewing their call for prominent businessman and boss of Carmax Jamaica Limited, Ian Lyn, to report to them for questioning. The initial...

OCA to Investigate Circumstances In the Drowning-death of St. Elizabeth Baby

The Office of the Children’s Advocate says it will be launching an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a 23-month-old baby in a...

Is Kingston as Important to Jamaica’s Tourism as the North Coast?

Chairman of the Kingston Metropolitan Board, James Samuels says the capital city is as important to Jamaica’s tourism product as the resort towns located in the...

OCG Goes After Investment Ministry Over Pending $US5-Billion Investment

Nationwide News understands that the Office of the Contractor General, OCG, has requested that the Industry, Investment and Commerce Ministry turn over documents...