Category: Politics

US Revokes Ann-Marie Vaz’ Diplomatic Visa, Rejects Application For Business/ Tourist Visa

In an escalation of tensions, the diplomatic visa of Member of Parliament for Portland Eastern, Ann-Marie Vaz, has been revoked by the US Embassy in Kingston. Her...

Haughton Walks Back GCT Reform Comments, Denies Party Pressure

Opposition Senator, Dr. Andre Haughton, is walking back a controversial comment he made in the Senate last Friday. During his debut presentation to the State of the...

Chang Bats For Further Extension in SOES

Minister of National Security, Dr. Horace Chang, has reemphasized the importance of continuing the States of Public Emergency across the island. Dr. Chang says while...

Guy Accuses Samuda Of Bringing Parliament Into Disrepute

Leader of Opposition Business in the House of Representatives, Dr. Morais Guy, is accusing his government counterpart of bringing the Parliament into disrepute last...

Jamaica Urged to Consider Renegotiating Some Chinese Loans

A Zimbabwean professor with expertise on China’s relationship with Africa, is urging the Jamaican government to consider renegotiating some of its contracts with...

ACP States Can Lead The Fourth Industrial Revolution: PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness, says African, Caribbean and Pacific nations can lead the fourth industrial revolution. The fourth industrial revolution refers to how...

Haughton Questions Whether GCT Cut Would Be Prudent After Leader Calls For 2% Reduction

Opposition Senator, Dr Andre Haughton, says it costs Jamaica half a billion dollars in foreign debt service repayment each time the local currency depreciates....

UIC To Campaign On Platform Of Economic Empowerment

President of Jamaica’s newly registered third political party, United Independents’ Congress, UIC, Joseph Patterson, says his party will campaign on a...

A 3rd Party Gets ECJ Approval, Promises To Become “A Political Force”

President of Jamaica’s newly registered political party, United Independents’ Congress, UIC, Joseph Patterson is vowing to move Jamaica forward. Speaking to...

Vaz Announces Multi-billion Dollar Housing Project For East Portland

Member of parliament for East Portland, Ann-Marie Vaz says a multi- billion dollar housing development in the constituency will provide 3- hundred housing solutions for...