Author Archive: Patrice Walters

BOJ intervenes in FX market for second time this week
The Central Bank intervened in the foreign exchange market this morning, the second time this week, selling US $30 m to authorized
Driver of garbage truck that killed Clan Carthy boy charged
The driver of the garbage truck that overturned and killed Clan Carthy primary school student, Benjamin Bair, has been charged with
BOJ intervenes in FX market again as dollars slides further
In light of heightened concerns over the lack of US currency available for purchase by Jamaican businesses, the Bank of Jamaica has
PNP launches probe into incident at Bustamante Hospital involving Cllr Kari Douglas
The People’s National Party (PNP) says it has launched a probe into a standoff between doctors at the Bustamante Hospital and PNP
Cllr Kari Douglas apologises following incident at Bustamante Hospital
Councillor for the Trafalgar Division in South East St. Andrew, Kari Douglas, has issued an apology for her behaviour at the Bustmante
Deadly accidents since yesterday push fatality count to 362
Several road crashes over the past 24 hours have resulted in the deaths of at least 7 persons.   The accidents occurred in
Normality restored after smoke cause evacuation at Sangster Airport
Normal operations have resumed at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, St. James.   This after the departure lounge
St Ann man slapped with fraud related charges
A St. Ann man accused of pretending to be an employee of the Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA) is to re-appear before the court, later