Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Businessman gets clearance to challenge FLA decision to revoke licenses
The court has granted permission for businessman Orville Henriques to seek judicial review of the Firearm Licensing Authority’s
Upset Scotia bank workers threaten to strike
Some workers at the Bank of Nova Scotia have reportedly threatened to take industrial action next week, if management fails to finalise
PSOJ again calls for electronic trading platform, forward currency market
The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) is urging the foreign exchange working committee to continue efforts to implement the
Withdrawal of Vaz’s USA visa won’t affect investor confidence
Information Minister Karl Samuda says despite the revocation of the United States visa of a government minister, investors will not
Mother of baby found in pit latrine now in police custody
The mother of a baby who was recovered from a pit latrine in Hessen Castle, near Alexandria St. Ann last week is in police custody.
St James man shot dead as he dropped off son at basic school
A man was shot and killed while dropping off his child at the Cornwall Gardens basic school in Mount Salem, St. James, this morning
Three plead guilty to murder of mother & daughter in St Catherine
Three of the five men charged in relation to the murder of a mother and daughter in St. Catherine in 2011, have pleaded guilty to the
Jamaica / China relations remain strong
Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Jamaica / China relationship is at its strongest point.   The Prime Minister was addressing