Tourism pipe dream - Bartlett questions future of Harmony Cove project

HARMONY Cove, the much vaunted high-end tourism development, is unlikely to get off the ground this fiscal year, Onika Miller, permanent secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister, admitted to a parliamentary committee yesterday.

Refurbished St William Grant Park

An aerial view of the refurbished St William Grant Park in downtown Kingston, which reopens to the public today.

Road repairs impacted by withdrawal of gas tax

CHIEF EXECUTIVE Officer (CEO) of the Road Maintenance Fund (RMF) Clement Watson has said the diversion of the gas tax from the Fund in April, this year, has impacted its ability to effectively finance road maintenance.

Bloomfield says Outameni answers insufficient

A GOVERNMENT backbencher on Tuesday declared that Jamaicans should engage in deep introspection and deal decisively with issues such as the Outameni saga which is unfolding in the country if they are going to be in a strong position to deal with issues such as reparation.

Tourism stakeholders say yes to agro-parks in western Jamaica

TOURISM AND hospitality stakeholders in western Jamaica are embracing the plans by the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries to establish four new agro-parks in the western region over the next five years.

Pryce clashes with Vaz during reparation debate

WEST PORTLAND Member of Parliament (MP) Daryl Vaz on Tuesday incurred the wrath of fellow legislator Raymond Pryce after he suggested he cut short a story about his encounter with Princess Anne, daughter of Queen Elizabeth II.


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