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Sidelined! – Business operators near Three Miles chide Gov’t for downturn in sales

With noticeably fewer customers turning out and observing sharp dips in earnings just five days into the planned eight-month closure of the Three Miles intersection, businesses operating within the proximity of the major crossroads are fearful tha...

Government reviewing Petrojam’s HR manager’s $13-million contract

The Government is reviewing the multimillion-dollar contract paid to Yolande Ramharrack, the woman employed by the board of Petrojam Limited as its human resources manager, but without the required qualification. Ramharrack was recruited for the...

Almost four murders a day so far this month

Thirty-two persons were murdered across the island over the first eight days of this month, police statistics have revealed. At the same time, the latest Periodic Crime Statistics Review compiled by the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) show that ...

Setback! - Fire leaves families homeless in downtown Kingston

It was twice unlucky for Kedisha, who lost all her belongings in a fire at her house on Love Lane in downtown Kingston last August. Just over one year later, Kedisha is again counting her losses after fire destroyed her house at the intersection...

Messy affair - PAAC chair says NESoL mix-up clear as mud!

As Parliament's Public Administration and Appropriations Committee (PAAC) continues its probe of the operations of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Energy, technocrats struggled to provide details about the $60-million verbal contract issue...

Human underachievement Ja's greatest crisis - Shaw

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Audley Shaw has identified human under-development as the greatest crisis facing Jamaica, ranking it above the country's escalating crime rate. "The greatest crisis that Jamaica has is no...

PM urges more efficient management of traffic

Expressing deep concern for the displacement that some persons have suffered as major roadworks intensify in the Corporate Area, Prime Minister Andrew Holness has given head of the National Works Agency (NWA) E.G. Hunter and Commissioner of Po...

Reid orders search - 11 boys booted from Calabar unaccounted for

HE MINISTRY of Education is seeking to find 11 of the more than 30 students who were barred from entering fifth form at Calabar High School in St Andrew at the start of the new school year. The students were denied places in Calabar after they fail...

Reggae Girl Carter set to sign for AS Roma

Reggae Girlz forward Trudi Carter is set to depart for Italy soon to line up for the recently formed AS Roma women's team in the 2018-19 season. Carter has scored two goals so far in the five-team CONCACAF Caribbean Women's World Cup qualifiers...

Audit uncovers mystery NSWMA gas card spending - State entity's reports now up to date, says Chung

For the first time since 2004, the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) has reported that it has up-to-date, audited financial statements across all entities in the group. Chairman of the Board of Directors Dennis Chung made the disclo...