April 3, 2017
Andrew Holness on a tour for the sugar industry at the Monymusk Sugar Factory,

Government to Ensure Effective Management of Sugar Industry

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Government’s involvement in the sugar industry is to ensure effective management in the short term. According to […]
April 2, 2017
dr Peter Phillips on property tax leader

Perspective: What Type Of Leader Will Dr. Phillips Be?

We have already stated that with the recent walk out of Parliament on the eve of the Budget debate Vote it is felt that the complexion […]
April 2, 2017
Dr. Peter Phillips sworn in as opposition leader

Breaking News: GG to Swear in Phillips – Opposition Leader

Dr. Peter David Phillips to be crowned as Opposition Leader tomorrow April 2, 2017.  This will complete the transition to new leadership in the 78 year […]
April 1, 2017

Funeral Service For Joseph McPherson

PM. Holness announced a scholarship of one million Jamaican dollars toward a journalism student in honour of Joseph McPherson. Tears flowed as JLP stalwart Joseph McPherson […]
March 31, 2017
Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator, the Hon. Ruel Reid to recieve education award

Senator Reid to Receive Man of the Decade in Education Award

Minister of Education, Youth and information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, will be presented with the inaugural Man of The Decade in Education Award by the […]
March 31, 2017
Chief Corporate Communications Officer at Tax Administration Jamaica discussing relief for property owners

Relief for 272,000 Property Owners

More than 272,000 property owners will benefit from a reduction in property tax, or experience no change to what they paid in 2016, when the new […]
March 30, 2017
dr Peter Phillips on property tax leader

Perspective: Property Tax Outcry

  There has been considerable public outcry regarding steep increases in property taxes.  Property taxes by law are to be reviewed every 5 years.  Successive administrations […]
March 30, 2017
Prime Minister Holness receives the CARICOM Review Commission Report

PM Holness Receives Final Report from CARICOM Review Commission

Prime Minister Andrew Holness this afternoon (March 30) received the final report from the Caricom Review Commission. Chairman of the Commission former Prime Minister Hon. Bruce […]
March 30, 2017
Minister of Finance and the Public Service addresses the launch of the National Financial Inclusion Strategy

Government Puts Forward National Financial Inclusion Strategy

The Government has crafted a National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS), which aims to improve the country’s financial system by 2020. The goal of the NFIS is […]
March 30, 2017
Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, speaks in the House of Representatives about defence act

Defence Act to be Amended

The Defence Act is to be amended to formalise the Chief of Defence Staff title given to the commanding officer of the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF), […]
March 30, 2017
Politics leaders

Letter to the Editor: Installing Excellence into our Politics

​The Editor,​ I believe that any leader selected without contest by political parties and who the possibility exist for him/her to become the country’s first minister […]
March 30, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Installing Excellence into our Politics

The Editor, I believe that any leader selected without contest by political parties and who the possibility exist for him/her to become the country’s first minister […]
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