Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Senate approves SOE St Andrew extension
The Senate today approved the extension for the state of public emergency in St. Andrew, until October 5. Westmoreland, St. James, and
Opposition concerned about slow economic growth
The Opposition People’s National Party has raised concern over the slow growth in the economy.   Opposition Spokesman on
PSOJ President laments that country’s economy is not being managed properly
President of the Private Sector Organisation of the Jamaica, Howard Mitchell has lamented that the country’s economy and the
Opposition to host anti-crime consultation
After months of calling on government to meet with stakeholders to tackle crime, the opposition has decided to host a national
PNP apologizes for past alleged corruption
The Opposition People’s National Party has expressed regret for alleged corrupt practices that may have occurred when the party formed
EDU MIN denies claims it destroyed documents relating to CMU
The Education Ministry has denied reports that documents were destroyed in a bid to hamper probe into the Caribbean Maritime
DPP sends file on CMU / Ruel Reid to FID
Director of Public Prosecution Paula Llewellyn has indicated that based on its assessment of the allegations surrounding former
Bartlett: no discussion about tax for AirBNB
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett is reiterating that there is no discussion about taxing local Air BNB providers. Air BNB is an online