Category: Politics

MET Service Forecasts Wet Weekend Into Monday

The Meteorological Service says, starting tomorrow, Jamaicans should brace for four days of frequent rainfall. The inclement weather is expected as a result of a trough...

PM Outlines Three-pronged Approach To Tackling Climate Change

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says his administration has adopted a three-pronged approach to helping to confront the threat of climate change. Prime Minister Holness...

Trudeau Wins Second Term

BBC: Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party has retained power in a narrow Canadian election win but he will now be prime minister of a minority government. The Liberals...

Kari Douglas Resigns From KSAC Committee

Real Estate expert and PNP Councilor, Kari Douglas, has resigned as a member of the Building & Town Planning Committee of the Kingston and St. Andrew Municipal...

House Begins Debate On Bill To Amend Proceeds Of Crime Act

The House of Representatives this week began debate on a bill which proposes to amend the Proceeds of Crime Act to allow more businesses to be brought into the formal...

Munroe Lauds Holness, Phillips For Meeting To Tackle Crime

Director of the National Integrity Action, NIA, Professor Trevor Munroe, is praising the political directorate for agreeing to formally meet to discuss issues of...

Samuda Calls For Special Parliamentary Committee On Climate Change

A lawmaker in the Upper House has called on the Government to urgently convene a special parliamentary committee. The committee is to actively monitor and make...

Jamaica Not Doing So Bad In Corruption Fight: Justice Minister

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, says Jamaica is not doing as badly as perceived in relation to the fight against corruption. Minister Chuck says only two countries in...

Prime Minister Holness Has Been Slow In Addressing Corruption – Phillips

People’s National Party, PNP, Vice President Mikael Phillips says Prime Minister Andrew Holness has been slow in speaking out against corruption. At a JLP Area One...

Prepare For Local Gov’t Elections Next Year: McKenzie Tells Party Council Meeting

Portfolio Minister and JLP Deputy Leader, Desmond McKenzie, has told the party’s area councils to get ready for Local Government elections next year.Mr. McKenzie...