CARICEL and the PNP, who knew and did what?

LBC

TODAY`S EDITORIAL. The latest installment in the CARICEL spectrum license saga took everyone watching yesterday, by surprise, when news broke that the Andrew Holness led government was starting the process to rescind the license granted to the company. This is by far the most dramatic intervention in this matter beating […]

75 farm workers off to Canada

LBC

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The first batch of farm workers for 2017 is scheduled to leave the island on Wednesday, January 4, to take up employment opportunities in greenhouse production of vegetables, fruits and other agricultural crops in Canada. Addressing the group of approximately 375 workers, Minister of Labour and Social […]

Jamaican Government revokes CARICEL license

LBC

BREAKING NEWS.   There is a major development in the ongoing CARICEL phone license matter, as the Jamaican Government has moved to start the process of revoking the License granted to the company recently. CARICEL was granted the Nations third carrier license recently, after the Andrew Holness led Administration approved it […]

Performance based contracts coming for cops

LBC

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of National Security, Robert Montague today indicated that all members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) who reach the commissioned ranks (assistant commissioner, deputy commissioner, commissioner of police) will have to sign contracts with clearly stated performance indicators. Speaking with the media a short while ago, […]

Cops and INDECOM plays nice

LBC

KINGSTON, Jamaica — It is the desire of National Security Minister Robert Montague to have the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) signed as a parting gift to outgoing Police Commissioner Dr Carl Williams. “We are moving to complete […]