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NEPA intensifies efforts to enforce plastic ban
The National Environment and Planning Agency, NEPA, is intensifying its efforts to enforce the plastic ban prohibition order. The ban
Health ministry to review security protocols in the public health system
The Ministry of Health and Wellness will be reviewing the security protocols in the public health system. The revelation follows a
Sandy gully, North gully to be cleaned under national mitigation programme
The government will focus on the clearing of some gullies as part of its national mitigation sanitation programme.   Over one
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