OPPOSITION Leader Portia Simpson Miller has warned the Andrew Holness administration not to squander on the altar of tax-perity, the legacy of her government which surrounded the building and transformation of Jamaica’s economic and social foundation in the interest of the Jamaican people .
The Most Honourable Portia Simpson Miller sacrificed her political capital and her future for the restructuring of the Jamaican economy, in a manner, not unlike that of colleague former Prime Minister from Barbados, Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford.
KINGSTON, APRIL 10, 2016 - People’s National Party (PNP) President Portia Simpson Miller has paid tribute to former St Elizabeth South Eastern Member of Parliament Derrick Rochester who died at his home in St Elizabeth at about 2:40 pm yesterday, after ailing for some time.
Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has provided a comprehensive report of Jamaica’s economic strategy, which she says has ensured the very survival of the country. The strategy has involved disciplined and prudent debt management, and a programme of aggressive investment expansion as the nucleus of the growth agenda, while maintaining emphasis on the social sector including health and education.
Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller, says the growth of the National Insurance Fund (NIF), which now stands at a healthy $77 billion, has made retirement benefits for contributors more attractive, while contributing to the development of the Jamaican economy.
BRACO, Trelawny, January 8, 2016- Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller, says the entrance of Meliá Hotels International into the Jamaican hospitality sector is a vote of confidence in the country as a tourist destination.