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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...
- Public Schools Disrupted As Teachers Fail To Turn Up Public schools have been disrupted as teachers fail to report for duties this morning as part of an islandwide protest over wages. The teachers are upset about the unsettled wage negotiation with the Government and an insistence by the Finance... Read More
- Porn star sues Trump over 'hush' deal A porn star sued President Donald Trump on Tuesday to declare a "hush agreement" over their alleged affair invalid because he never signed it. Los Angeles lawyer Michael Avenatti posted on his Twitter account a copy of what appears to be the suit... Read More
- Michael McLean Facing More Murder Charges Police investigators are preparing to file new murder charges against convicted killer Michael McLean. The new charges, are related to the shooting deaths of two people at a gas station in Morant Bay, St Thomas in September last year while McLean... Read More
- Chile deports hundreds of Haitian nationals Chile has deported nearly 200 Haitians after they were found to be in possession of false statements and documents on entering the South American country. Chile's Investigative Police (IDP) said the Haitians were prevented from entering the country... Read More
- Government scaling back services at Cornwall Regional The government is scaling down operations at the main building at Cornwall Regional Hospital in Montego Bay as it seeks to carry out rehabilitative work to fix ventilation issues at the facility. Nurses have been complaining about an increase in... Read More
- Traffic restrictions along Barbican Road starting tomorrow The National Works Agency (NWA) says traffic along Barbican Road will be restricted, starting tomorrow, to facilitate planned works along the roadway. According to Stephen Shaw, manager, communication and customer services at the NWA, three sections... Read More