Press Association of Jamaica, PAJ President, George Davis, is welcoming the move by the government to withdraw a resolution to extend the time Cabinet documents remain secret, from 20 to 70 years,

Mr. Davis says the pending withdrawal of the order is a victory for advocacy in Jamaica.

President of the Jamaica Manufacturers and Employers Association, JMEA, Richard Pandohie, is also welcoming the decision to withdraw the order.

Richard Pandohie, JMEA President.

Civil Society Advocate, Susan Goffe, says she’s happy with the decision, but concerned.

Susan Goffe, Civil Society Advocate.

Goffe, Pandohie and Davis were speaking this afternoon with Nationwide News.