Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Lower house in uproar over Auditor General’s report on CMU
The lower house descended into chaos today as members clashed over statements made by House Speaker Pearnel Charles Snr, regarding the
Last minute touches being applied to Port Royal ahead of cruise ship arrival next week
Final works are underway at the Port Royal cruise pier in Kingston, as the location gets ready to welcome its first ship on Monday.
STATIN reports record low in unemployment rate
The Statistical Institute of Jamaica (Statin) is reporting that the unemployment rate has declined to a record low of 7.2 per cent as
Dancehall artiste Quada gets bail
Dancehall artiste Quada, who is facing a murder charge, has been granted $500,000 bail.   Quada, whose real name is Shauguelle
Kings Valley gang trial: witness gives gruesome details of crimes
The trial of the alleged members of the Westmoreland-based King Valley Gang continued today, with the main crown witness giving details
Land found for new Manchester parish courthouse
  The government has identified land for the rebuilding of the Manchester parish court.   The over 200 year old court house
Grange: Port Royal residents ready to benefit from cruise ship calls
Residents of Port Royal are said to ready to take advantage of the investment and economic opportunities that come with being a cruise
PNP embarks on road tour to show unity, offer alternative government option
President of the Peoples National Party Dr. Peter Phillips led a team of party executives and other members on a road tour of sections