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Some 20,000 jobs are expected to be generated in five years from the US$3-4 billion Jamaica-Gansu Industrial Park to be constructed in Nain, St Elizabeth, by the state-owned Chinese Jiuquan Iron...
ROSTOV-ON-DON (AP):With a single goal, Luis Suarez settled the fate of four teams in the group stage of the World Cup.The controversial striker, who was making his 100th appearance in his national team's light blue, scored Wednesday to give Uruguay...
Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Audley Shaw yesterday served notice that he would be taking steps to close the trade loopholes that Jamaica's trading partners have been abusing to dump goods into the country to the...
She was not placed at the school of her choice, but Somer Wilson will not allow that to distract her from working hard when she moves on to the Holy Childhood High School in St Andrew come September.Wilson was among the four top students at the...
Zayne Glenister was up many nights, wondering where he would be placed after the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) results were announced.He has breathed a sigh of relief, however, having gained a place at Campion College and getting perfect scores...
- London man arrested for murder A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found in a suitcase in a sports ground in north-west London. The unidentified body was found after police searched a wooded area in Thornfield Avenue, Mill Hill, on... Read More
- Future monarch photographed A beaming Prince William and his wife, Kate, have shown their newborn baby boy to the world. Kate carried the future monarch outside St Mary's Hospital in central London Tuesday so he could be photographed by the waiting press. The photos... Read More
- Pauwell to turn on the lights Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining Phillip Paulwell will on Wednesday, July 24 at 6:30pm switch on lights in the communities of Goshen and Well’s Bottom Road, St Elizabeth, that have been electrified under the Rural Electrification... Read More
- landing gear cancels flight in NY Close to 120 flights at LaGuardia airport in New York, USA have been cancelled following a rough landing by a Southwest Airlines flight yesterday. Runways have been opened however passengers have been warned to expect delays following a landing gear... Read More
- Curfew imposed on the McGregor Gully A curfew has been imposed on the McGregor Gully community of the Kingston Eastern Division commenced at 6:00 pm Monday, the police have reported. The curfew will continue until Thursday. The boundaries of the curfew are north along Robert Avenue... Read More
- JATOO flat tax issues The Jamaica Association of Hackney and Contract Carriages, has taken issue with an attempt by another taxi association, to have the recently announced flat tax for transport operators delayed. The Jamaica Association of Transport Owners and... Read More