Category: Midday News

BSJ Testing for ‘Bad Gas’

The Bureau of Standards Jamaica, BSJ and Petrojam, have been instructed by Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, to test petrol samples from service stations across the...

Logistics Hub Still on Growth Agenda

Chairman and CEO of the Port Authority of Jamaica, Professor Gordon Shirley, says the logistics hub initiative remains a key element of the government’s growth...

‘Devaluation the Right Policy’ – BOJ Dep. Governor

Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Jamaica, John Robinson says the economy is already seeing the benefit of the devaluation policy being implemented by the government...

Bureau of Standards Testing for ‘Bad Gas’

The Bureau of Standards Jamaica, BSJ will today start intensive testing petrol samples from all service stations across the country as it seeks to determine the source...

Infection Controls Strengthened at UHWI

Acting Director of Clinical Services at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI), Dr. Carl Bruce, says strides have been made in strengthening Infection...

Security Guard Kills Girlfriend; Turns Gun on Himself

A 35 year old security guard, Sydney Brown, of Bog Walk in St. Catherine, yesterday shot and killed his 33 year old girlfriend, Verona Clark of Church Street, Ewarton,...

Murder & Rape Rise in Police Area 2

Head of the Police Area Two Division, Senior Superintendent Glendford Hudson says there’s been an increase in the number of murders recorded between January 1 and...

Marked Reduction in Hanover Crime

The head of the Hanover Police, Deputy Superintendent Artel Colley, says there’s been a marked reduction in major crimes committed in the parish, since significant...

JDX Bondholders to Reap Rewards in February

Health Minister, Horace Dalley says Jamaicans who participated in the National Debt Exchange, NDX in 2013 will soon see the fruits of their sacrifice. The government...

NSWMA Vetting Applications for Executive Director

Chairman for the National Solid Waste Management Authority, NSWMA, Dennis Chung, says applications for the post of Executive Director are now being processed. Colonel...