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Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I VISITED a prominent lawyer's office in the Half-Way Tree area one morning recently, and found an embarrassing situation at the multi-business office.

Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: WE WISH to give public recognition and express appreciation to the National Works Agency (NWA) and its officers, particularly Norris Richards, for carrying out critical road-safety measures...

Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I read with interest the news that three sugar factories will be acquired by the Chinese company, Complant International. How ironic that it was the sugar plantations that beckoned the first Chinese arrivals...

Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir : Inasmuch as one can appreciate the fact that not all the affairs of government can be thoroughly ventilated in the public sphere, one cannot, however, accept fiction being passed off as the truthe...

Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I HAVE watched in amazement the recent birth of the cash-for-gold industry here in Jamaica and am simply amazed that the Government is apparently sitting back and watching it mushroom...

Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir,"In those days there was no king in Israel, everyone did what was right in his own eyes." Judges 21:25The picture of anarchy presented by those words needs no elaboration.

Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: To my great consternation, I have learnt that several persons receiving social support through the Programme for Advancement Through Health and Education (PATH) have been using the money for purposes other than to satisfy their basic...

Published:Friday | July 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:IN THIS day and age when we are so busy running our lives, our family and getting caught up in the affairs of our country, we need to leave a positive mark on every route we take.

Published:Thursday | July 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The Americans and Germans, adding solar energy to their respective electricity mix, have grabbed attention and rekindled concerns on the cost of electricity in Jamaica.

Published:Thursday | July 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: According to The Gleaner of July 14, the free light in Tivoli is no more, 'Tivolites rush to regularise with JPS'.

Published:Thursday | July 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I'm not surprised that Fr Ho Lung has come out of retirement to defend the Rev Al Miller.

Published:Thursday | July 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir; The National Democratic Movement (NDM) fully supports the contractor general and views him as a shining light in a near barren desert of crime...

Published:Thursday | July 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I have had experiences with at least five different 'mechanics' in an attempt to fix a 1996 vehicle, and I had a unique form of mosquito net installed - to great disappointment.

Published:Thursday | July 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: With reference to Errol Williamson's chiding of Rev Devon Dick in his letter of July 9, 'Dick's straw men'...

Published:Thursday | July 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: In recent news reports we learned that a man who had been wanted for murder over the past 10 years was finally arrested.

Published:Wednesday | July 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:In welcoming the comments of Don Wehby, made at the Grace/Issa cricket awards, one cannot escape the familiar feeling of frustration experienced whenever such sentiments are expressed...

Published:Wednesday | July 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I noticed a number of references to the National Building Code in the Bureau of Standards Jamaica advertisement in The Gleaner's Wednesday Business section, and wondered what has become of the promised legislation and national...

Published:Wednesday | July 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I must express my profound disappointment in Mrs Portia Simpson Miller's behaviour recently while watching the 7 o'clock television news on Monday, in response to Mr Golding's comment on the People's...

Published:Wednesday | July 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I listened, in part, to Captain Horace Burrell, president of the Jamaica Football Federation, suggest that he would be requesting financial assistance from Government to finance Brazil 2014.

Published:Wednesday | July 14, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: There is great potential, employment and otherwise, around and within the agro-industry.

Published:Tuesday | July 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I don't think our economy is really ready for the sort of CARICOM integration being urged by many.

Published:Tuesday | July 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I write this letter to relate my experience, and to warn others who may find themselves in the same situation, because of what I consider may really be an unfortunate piece of psychological victimisation...

Published:Tuesday | July 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: We hear a lot of talk about the responsibility of the Government and places of safety to take care of children and now of unskilled young adults with nowhere to go.

Published:Tuesday | July 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I am a Jamaican living and working in Singapore for the past two years and my wife is Singaporean. I left Jamaica at the age of 30 and lived another 20 years in the UK, Canada and USA...

Published:Tuesday | July 13, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: While the United States continues its pressure on Jamaica to destroy the marijuana (ganja) industry here, the industry is flourishing in that country....

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