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Coming Sunday: Gordon Robinson:

Published:Saturday | July 27, 2019 | 12:08 AM

“Jamaica needs an oil refinery like a hole in the head. Convoluted, inefficient, cost-creating refining processes and rampant corruption result in petrol reaching consumers at much higher prices than would be the case if Jamaica imported refined product. So those of us accustomed to translating politician-speak into English, believed the expropriation (of Petrojam shares) was nothing more than pandering to Washington’s wants as seemingly instructed at an infamous Maralago meeting among Trump and select, obsequious Caribbean countries.”