Author Archive: Myesha Broadie

120 St. James residents receive free cataract surgeries
Some 120 residents of St. James have benefited from free cataract surgeries performed by ophthalmologists, attached to Canada Vision
Gov’t and Carib Cement sign agreement to facilitate conversion of old tyres to energy
Government and Carib Cement today (July 22) signed an agreement that will enable the company to test out over a 40 day period, a
NWC working to streamline water supply and trucking schedules amidst drought
The National Water Commission NWC, says it’s working to streamline its water supply and trucking schedules, to better respond to the
Fire Brigade records 823 bush fires islandwide last month
Some 823 bush fires were recorded across the island in June, threatening the livelihood of scores of persons including farmers. In late
House of Representatives passes Tourism Pension Bill
The Tourism Worker’s Pension Scheme is closer to becoming reality following the passage of the bill by the House of Representatives
Motorists to see increase in gas prices at the pumps come tomorrow
Motorists will see an increase in gas prices at the pumps come tomorrow (June 27). The latest billing prices by the state owned
Large bush fire in Mavis Bank brought under control
A bush fire which has been burning in the Mavis Bank area of St. Andrew for a few days, has been brought under control, reducing the
PM: Morant Bay Urban Centre will facilitate economic growth for St. Thomas
Prime Minister Andrew Holness has assured that the development of the Morant Bay Urban Centre, and other infrastructure, in St. Thomas,