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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...
- Ex-US gymnastics doc gets another 40-125 years in prison The former sports doctor whose serial sexual abuse of girls and young women has shaken the gymnastics world was sentenced today to a third prison term of 40 to 125 years behind bars for molesting young athletes at an elite Michigan training centre.... Read More
- St James Police Release List Of Eight Wanted Persons The St James police have compiled and released a new list of persons that they say are wanted for various crimes committed in the western parish. A female is included among the eight persons police are urging to report to the nearest police station... Read More
- London to host new World Cup London will host a new World Cup this summer featuring eight top nations including the United States and Jamaica. Britain, the United States, Poland, China, Germany, France, Jamaica and South Africa will compete at the London Stadium on July 14-15.... Read More
- Five hospitalized after car crashes in gully off Washington Blvd Five persons were rushed to hospital after the car in which they were travelling fell inside a gully off Washington Boulevard in St Andrew on Sunday. Details surrounding the injuries sustained by the driver and the passengers are unclear. The driver... Read More
- By-election for NW St Andrew - March 5 A by-election to fill a vacancy left in the constituency of St Andrew Northwestern following the resignation of the Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) Derrick Smith, will be held on March 5. Prime Minister Andrew Holness who made the announcement on... Read More
- Trump accuses FBI leadership amid row over memo US President Donald Trump has accused top officials of politicizing FBI and justice department investigations to damage his Republican party. Later today he is expected to approve the release of a memo that is thought to suggest the FBI abused its... Read More