The Jamaican economy is growing at a faster pace in 2019 than it did in the 2018 first quarter, data released by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) shows. In the first quarter of 2017, growth was just 0.3 percent and for 2016 helped by election spending, it was up […]
A state of public emergency has been declared in the St. Andrew South Police Division, Prime Minister Andrew Holness announced moments ago in a live media conference currently underway in the Banquet Hall of Jamaica house.
Domestic flights are set to resume on Monday, July 8, with the introduction of daily service by local aviation company, Jam Airlink Express. Flights will be scheduled out of the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay where Jam Airlink is based; Negril; Ian Fleming International Airport in Boscobel, St. Mary; […]
Prime Minister Andrew Holness and the Jamaican delegation to CARICOM has refused to squander scarce resources on institution in pathetic CARICOM it has been reported. It’s understood that the Jamaican delegation told Regional leaders that Jamaica could not afford to pay money into the Caribbean Development Fund (CDF) because of […]
Minister of Finance and the Public Service Dr Nigel Clarke is hailing the passage of the bill to create the Tourism Workers Pension Fund, as a very important piece of legislation. Dr Clarke says this will now provide 300,000 workers in the tourism industry with the opportunity to save for […]
The High Command of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has announced the reassignment of eight gazetted officers, including the female heads of police in the parishes of Clarendon and St Elizabeth. Senior Superintendent (SSP) Vendolyn Cameron-Powell, who will be shifted from Clarendon, will take up her new posting at the […]
Damion Crawford says he is supporting Peter Phillips because he never left the party at no time before.
As the drought ravaging the Island worsens, South West St Elizabeth is having it worse than many. However plans are now in place to address the crisis. That’s according to Floyd Green the sitting Member of Parliament. The following is a statement posted to his official Facebook page addressing the […]