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Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Audley Shaw has announced plans to establish a micro stock exchange, to complement the junior stock exchange. Shaw says the micro stock exchange will target micro and medium enterprises...
Industry and Commerce Minister Audley Shaw has disclosed that the Government is now in the process of engaging technical consultants to assess the feasibility of utilising unclaimed funds held by financial institutions as a financing option for the...
The Supreme Court has ordered the reinstatement of a career public servant who was "retired" as head of the state-run Court Management Services (CMS) by Governor General Sir Patrick Allen after she was given permission to pursue further studies.The...
It is likely that charges could be laid against a disgruntled licensed firearm holder who brandished his gun inside the National Commercial Bank (NCB) in Half-Way Tree yesterday, allegedly pointing it at security personnel.According to Dahlia...
It is Kelly Magnus' dream to build a culture of reading in the six inner-city communities in which the Fight for Peace Foundation operates. Now, with the receipt of a grant from the American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ), she expects that her dream will...
- Arnett clip Harbour View to stay at the summit of RSPL Defending champions Arnett Gardens remain at the summit of the Red Stripe Premier League following the latest series of matches on Sunday. Arnett clipped the “Stars of the East’ Harbour View 2-1 to move to 26 points, five clear of Portmore United.... Read More
- Zimbabwe officially declares Mugabe national holiday Zimbabwe has officially declared February 21 to be Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day, thereby making the former president's birthday a public holiday. New President Emmerson Mnangagwa is expected to form a cabinet this week. Mr Mugabe... Read More
- Unidentified woman found dead in St James Police in St James are now probing the murder of a Caucasian woman whose bloodied body was discovered with her throat slashed in bushes near to the Long Hill main road in St James on Saturday morning. The body is believed to be in its 20's, with... Read More
- Jamaica's Davina Bennett Is Second Runner Up To Miss Universe 2017 Miss Universe Jamaica Davina Bennett has been declared second runner up to the 2017 Miss Universe. Bennett, emerged from a field of 92 contestants from across the globe. Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was declared the winner and Miss... Read More
- Prince Harry to marry girlfriend Meghan Markle next year Prince Harry is to marry his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle. The prince, fifth in line to the throne, will marry Ms Markle in spring 2018 and they will live at Nottingham Cottage in Kensington Palace, London. The couple, who have been... Read More
- Policeman in St. Ann reportedly kills himself A policeman reportedly killed himself at his home in Exchange, Ocho Rios on Sunday evening. Corporal Hewie Green was found dead minuites after 7pm with what appeared to be a single bullet wound. Neighbours reportedly heard a shot coming from the... Read More