Minister Andrew Holness yesterday said that he decided on extending the waiting time for releasing Cabinet information into the public domain as he had expected support from the Opposition. “I briefed the leader of the Opposition that we would bring an order resolution and that the order resolution would increase […]
Deputy Director General of the Statistical Institute of Jamaica, STATIN, Leesha Delatie-Budair, says the manufacturing industry recorded its best performance in just over two years during the second quarter of this year. Ms. Delatie-Budair says the sector’s 3.3% growth was driven by improvements in production at Petrojam. The economy grew […]
The public is being advised to get ready for the largest Initial Public Offer, IPO, in Jamaica’s history. The government is preparing to list TransJamaican Highway on the Jamaica Stock Exchange. Finance Minister Dr. Nigel Clarke made the announcement at a press conference this morning. No details of the offer, […]
Challenger in the recent campaign for president of the Opposition People’s National Party, Peter Bunting, as well as his campaign director and right hand man, Mark Golding, have held on to senior appointments in the party president Dr Peter Phillips’s Shadow Cabinet to be announced later today, it’s understood. Bunting, […]
The Jamaican economy grew by 1.3% for the second quarter of 2019 when compared to the similar quarter of 2018. That’s according to figures released by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica, Statin. Statin says the growth in the Jamaican economy is based on improved performances in both the Goods Producing […]
State Minister of Works, Everald Warmington, is blasting the PNP for what he says is their attempt to mislead the country regarding issues surrounding the Portmore Municipality. He’s responding to allegations by Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips. The Opposition Leader accused the Holness Administration of threatening political stability with its […]
One PNP faction has brushed aside Rise United Supporters as Peter Phillips loyalist takes top jobs in the party at NEC meeting underway in Moneague St. Ann. A motion moved by PNP President Dr. Peter Phillips to have his Manager during the recent presidential election campaign, Natalie Neita, elected as […]
Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce has become the first woman to win Gold in four World Championship as she stormed to win Gold in Doha Qatar short time ago. She clocked 10.72 seconds to win.