Category: Midday News

OUR Secures Major Victory Against Cable & Wireless

Telecommunications Appeal Tribunal has dismissed a case brought by Cable and Wireless Jamaica against the Office of Utilities Regulation, OUR. CWJ Limited trades as...

Data Protection Bill Needs Better Guidelines, says Attorney

Attorney At Law, Justine Collins, says the proposed Data Protection Bill, needs clear guidelines on consent to allow Jamaicans to opt out of certain personal data being...

Caricel Still Open for Business

Embattled telecommunication company, Caricel, says it remains open for business despite the Technology Ministry’s commencement of the process to revoke the...

St Catherine Transport Operators Fear Return of Extortionists after State of Emergency

Transport operators who serve communities in St. Catherine North, are refusing to pay attention to extortionists and their demands, now that there’s increased...

New Finance Minister Up to the Task

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr. Nigel Clarke, says he’s up to the task as the country’s new Finance Minister. Dr. Clarke was sworn in on...

‘Govt’s Crime Plan Beginning to Show Results’, says Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government’s crime plan which is being executed by the security forces is beginning to show results. Mr. Holness says the...

Samuda Takes Over as House Leader

North Central St. Andrew Member of Parliament, Karl Samuda, is the new Leader of Government Business in the House of Representatives. Mr. Samuda replaces South West St....

Phillips Blasts Holness Admin for ‘Setting Back Development’

Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, is accusing the government of setting the country back in its development over the last two years of its administration. Dr....

Govt & Opposition Spar Over Naming of North-South Highway after Seaga

Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, also attacked the Holness administration for its move to name the North-South segment of Highway 2000 after former Prime Minister...

JLP Dismisses Claims of ‘Unlawful’ Declaration of Yallahs By-Election

General Secretary of the Jamaica Labour Party, Dr. Horace Chang is dismissing suggestions by the PNP’ that the declaration of a by-election for the Yallahs...