An anorexic control system and lax security measures at two of Jamaica's hospitals have left the confidential medical...

Flag fiasco fallout

It took him nearly a week to apologise over the embarrassing St James flag fiasco but Minister of Local Government and Community Development Noel Arscott finally did.

GCT on electricity

Political promises tend to electrify voters but they can be costly.

Call for competitive taxation

The Government of Jamaica wants to earn more from taxes by simplifying the system while expanding the tax base.

End waivers and tax incentives!

If Jamaica is to achieve economic success and growth, the taxation system must be characterised by equity, efficiency and simplicity.In pursuit of these goals, the Government needs to strike...

Sputtering JEEP

Just under 1,200 jobs have been created under the Jamaica Emergency Employment Programme (JEEP), the flagship project of the People's National Party (PNP) administration in its first 100 days.

PNP satisfied with first 100 days

The People's National Party is expressing satisfaction with its work in its first 100 days in government.

PNP fails to deliver

Observers, analysts and technocrats are of the view that the People's National Party (PNP) has failed to deliver on many of its campaign promises within its first 100 days.

Crime portfolio 'dismal display'

A too-talkative national security minister seeking to justify his failings and a contrastingly taciturn and inactive justice minister are viewed as the dominant features of the crime and justice portfolios, during the...

Not an easy road, Bunting

Minister of National Security Peter Bunting has scoffed at his critics who say he was engaged in more talk than action over the first 100 days of his tenure.

Justice ministry a 'nightmare' to unravel

Justice Minister Mark Golding is seeking to explain away the Government's failure to table any legislation in Parliament in its first 100 days .

Challenging financial portfolio

Minister of Finance Dr Peter Phillips is asserting that he has a firm grasp on the financial riddle gripping Jamaica and is ready to make some decisive moves.

'I am no murderer'

Mary D'Oyley Lynch sits heavily in her easy chair.She crosses her legs carefully, right over left, takes a sip of her Ganoderma coffee served in delicate...

Olint case still hot

THE Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) says her office has not ruled out the possibility of bringing criminal charges against confessed fraudster David Smith.

Probe into sale of Heathrow slots stalled

The failure of United Kingdom (UK) authorities to provide Jamaica with statements from two highly placed British officials has stalled the probe into the 2007 sale of two slots at the Heathrow Airport in London held by then national airline, Air Jamaica.

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