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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...
- Firearms seized in Kingston Three firearms were seized by the Police during an operation on Lincoln Avenue in Kingston 13, yesterday afternoon. Reports from the Organized Crime Investigation Division (OCID) are that about 4:58 p.m., a team of officers was on an operation when... Read More
- Mugabe wins again Robert Mugabe's MDC party has claimed victory over the ZANU-PF party led by Morgan Tsvangiri in the general elections. There has so far been no confirmation of these claims made by an MDC party official who claimed that the ZANU-PF had retaken many... Read More
- Lady Saw returning to church Marion 'Lady Saw' Hall could easily have taken on the lead role in any of Tyler Perry's Madea-themed movies. Saw was one 'Angry Black Woman' as she appeared onstage at Reggae Sumfest 2013 Dancehall Night. Offstage, she was like a beaten woman ready... Read More
- Snowden leaves airport United States fugitive Edward Snowden has left the transit zone at Sheremetyevo Airport and entered Russian territory, his lawyer has confirmed. Snowden received the necessary papers to enter Russian territory, and this means the American can attend... Read More
- Detectives names person of interest Detectives from the St. Andrew South Division have listed a resident of Seaview Gardens as a person of interest. He is 31-year-old Rohan Deacon of Lot 620 Parrot Pathway, Phase One. Mr. Deacon is being asked to report to the Hunts Bay Police or the... Read More
- Usain Bolt now an app Usain Bolt the fastest man on the planet can now be found on the popular in-app game Temple Run 2. The Jamaican's character is available for download at a price of US$0.99 for only a limited time. Bolt who dons the yellow and green Jamaican uniform... Read More