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National Accounts system being revised

National Accounts system being revised

April 29, 2016
The system of  National Accounts, which provides information on Jamaica's Gross Domestic... [...]
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<a href="/article/news/20160428/two-students-drown-st-catherine">Two students drown in St Catherine</a>

<a href="/article/news/20160428/two-students-drown-st-catherine">Two students drown in St Catherine</a>

April 29, 2016
Two students drown in St Catherine [...]
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<a href="/article/news/20160428/police-seize-tear-gas-grenade-and-ammunition-papine">Police Seize Tear Gas Grenade and Ammunition in Papine</a>

<a href="/article/news/20160428/police-seize-tear-gas-grenade-and-ammunition-papine">Police Seize Tear Gas Grenade and Ammunition in Papine</a>

April 29, 2016
Police Seize Tear Gas Grenade and Ammunition in Papine [...]
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Two cruise passengers from US missing in Jamaica, may have traveled to Montego Bay

Two cruise passengers from US missing in Jamaica, may have traveled to Montego Bay

April 28, 2016
"Jamaica seems to be a favorite place for cruise passengers to 'get lost' and later show up after what appears to be an extended vacation," Walker wrote on his "Cruise Law News" blog. Jamaican authorities have previously [...]
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Jamaican police need help in search for 2 American cruise ship passengers

Jamaican police need help in search for 2 American cruise ship passengers

April 28, 2016
Police asked for help Thursday in their search for two American cruise ship passengers who asked to disembark in Jamaica and disappeared. Two cruise ship passengers missing https://t.co/ddwuUZV5o9. — Jamaica Gleaner (@JamaicaGleaner) April 27,  [...]
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Police concerned scammers committing sacrificial murders

Police concerned scammers committing sacrificial murders

April 27, 2016
The police in St James are concerned lottery scammers dabbling in the occult are being led to commit murders to ensure their success in the illegal activity. Head of the St James police, Senior Superintendent (SSP) Steve McGregor, says he has heard . [...]
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Caribbean Choice, ATL Automotive Limited team up to boost Jamaica Oaks Race Day

Caribbean Choice, ATL Automotive Limited team up to boost Jamaica Oaks Race Day

April 27, 2016
(From left) Andrea Coy, CEO at GK Foods Jamaica, David Reid, brand manager at Caribbean Choice and Gilroy Graham, senior general manger at GK Foods and Services, display the symbolic sponsorship cheque valued at $1.3 million along with Cedric .. [...]
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'It's for the people of Jamaica to decide'

'It's for the people of Jamaica to decide'

April 27, 2016
SECRETARY General of the Commonwealth Baroness Patricia Scotland of Asthal says removing the Queen as head of State is for the people of Jamaica to decide, and that it is up to the country to determine which route it will take in making that decision [...]
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Gov&rsquo;t accords official funeral to Derrick Rochester

Gov&rsquo;t accords official funeral to Derrick Rochester

April 27, 2016
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Government of Jamaica says it will accord an official funeral to former Member of Parliament for South East St Elizabeth Derrick Austin Rochester. [...]
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Jamaica's participation in Caricom to be reviewed &ndash; PM

Jamaica's participation in Caricom to be reviewed &ndash; PM

April 27, 2016
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Prime Minister Andrew Holness announced today that he will appoint a commission to review Jamaica’s participation in the Caribbean Community (Caricom) and Single Market. [...]
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Jamaican woman is world's third oldest person

Jamaican woman is world's third oldest person

April 27, 2016
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica's oldest citizen, supercentenarian Violet Moss Brown, is approximately eight months younger than the world's oldest person, Susannah Mushatt Jones of the United States, according to information available from the Ger [...]
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All Island Banana Growers: No need to hike the price!

All Island Banana Growers: No need to hike the price!

April 27, 2016
The All Island Banana Growers Association has dismissed as "premature" pronouncements by farmers... [...]
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$550m contingency funds  budgeted for weather related risks

$550m contingency funds budgeted for weather related risks

April 27, 2016
The Government has set aside 550 by Cinemas + plus +" href="#29468444"> million dollars as... [...]
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<a href="/article/news/20160426/phone-repairman-buys-murder-victim%E2%80%99s-property-35000">Phone repairman buys murder victim’s property for $35,000</a>

<a href="/article/news/20160426/phone-repairman-buys-murder-victim%E2%80%99s-property-35000">Phone repairman buys murder victim’s property for $35,000</a>

April 27, 2016
Phone repairman buys murder victim’s property for $35,000 [...]
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