ANNATO BAY, St. Mary, October 13, 2017 - The highly publicised political campaign in the October 30 St. Mary South Eastern by-election has taken a new twist. Peoples National Party affiliate, The Patriots, are now questioning the eligibility of Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) candidate Dr. Norman Dunn to contest the elections.
WASHINGTON – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Friday said economic prospects for the Caribbean are generally improving and that growth in the tourism dependent economies in 2017-18 is projected to be 2. 4 per cent, up from 2.1 per cent last year.
NEW YORK, October 11, CMC –A Caribbean American legislator is warning that the President Donald Trump is “a direct threat” to the Caribbean American community in the country as his administration moves to implement draconian immigration policies.
KINGSTON, October 13, 2017 - Justice Minister Delroy Chuck says government has determined that it will be unable to respond to one of the ten recommendations made by the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry - the dismantling of political garrisons.
Kingston, October 13 - The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, will be the main speaker at the Ground Breaking and Sign Unveiling ceremony for the Stafanie Taylor Oval at Eltham High School in St. Catherine on Wednesday November 1, 2017.
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Oct 11, CMC – The Antigua and Barbuda government says it will adopt a zero tolerance approach to foreign nationals engaged in criminal activities here and will deport them if they are convicted of committing any crime on the island.
KINGSTON, JAMAICA, October 10, 2017: The People’s National Party (PNP) has repudiated a suggestion by Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) Member of Parliament and Minister of Finance, Audley Shaw, that PNP candidate for South East St Mary, Dr. Shane Alexis was not properly nominated.
MANCHESTER, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, JC Hutchinson, says come next year, work will begin to bring an end to the importation of tomatoes, carrots, red peas, thyme and green gungo peas, through increased production.