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Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2009 | 9:02 AM

The Opposition has put forward some recommendations as the Government moves to deal with the country’s fiscal problems.

Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2009 | 9:01 AM

A five-man team leaves the island today to hold talks with officials of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington.

Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2009 | 9:01 AM

The Contractor General, Greg Christie, has submitted his report for 2008 to the Houses of Parliament.

Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2009 | 9:00 AM

Craft vendors in Port Antonio, Portland are appealing to tourism officials for help given the slowdown in cruise ship visitors who are their main customers.

Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2009 | 9:00 AM

The National Water Commission (NWC) is advising that water supply to some sections of Clarendon will be disrupted over the next three days, starting today.

Published:Tuesday | September 22, 2009 | 8:59 AM

The Prime Minister Bruce Golding takes his town hall meeting to Clarendon tomorrow evening.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 5:53 PM

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has indicated that there are issues with Jamaica’s draft submission to the agency to resume a borrowing relationship.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 5:52 PM

The finance Minister Audley Shaw has described the Opposition’s claim as mischievous and irresponsible.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 5:52 PM

Some family members of Stephen Fray, the man who attempted to hijack a Canjet airliner, took the witness stand today at his criminal trial in St James, Jamaica.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 5:50 PM

The prisoner who successfully challenged the mandatory death sentence on the grounds that it was unconstitutional, is now challenging the time when his sentence should begin.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 5:49 PM

The opposition leader has called for banks to review their interest rate policy where they will follow the downward trend announced by the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ).

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 12:46 PM

The Jamaica Association of Transport Owners and Operators (JATOO) is to launch its second Annual Transport Operators Safe Travel and Human Development Campaign today.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 12:46 PM

The St. Catherine South police are yet to identify a motive for last night’s double murder in Portmore, St. Catherine.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 12:40 PM

The Jamaica Association of Evangelicals is raising concern about the likely ill effect of Sunday horseracing on the poor and on young people.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 12:39 PM

Hundreds of students were left stranded this morning due to multiple roadblocks mounted by irate taxi operators in East Portland.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 12:38 PM

The Jamaica Association of Transport Owners and Operators (JATOO) is to launch its second Annual Transport Operators Safe Travel and Human Development Campaign today.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 12:27 PM

The Ministry of Education in partnership with the United Nations is observing International Peace Day today under the theme, “We must disarm! Take action for a world free of nuclear weapons”.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:48 AM

The Finance Minister Audley Shaw has rejected claims by the PNP that bungling on the part of the government has resulted in delays in the finalization of an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:44 AM

The People’s National Party president Portia Simpson-Miller also criticized the government over its management of the country’s economic and social affairs over the last two years.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:43 AM

The trial of 22 year old Stephen Fray who attempted to hijack a CanJet Charter flight in April continues in the Western Regional Gun Court today.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:43 AM

The National Workers Union (NWU) is alleging that the Labour Ministry has been interfering in union related matters at the Grand Paladium hotel in Hanover.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:42 AM

The National Works Agency (NWA) is advising motorists that effective today, vehicular access will be restricted on the Temple Gallery roadway.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:41 AM

The National Works Agency (NWA) said it has completed the first two lanes of the Waterloo Bridge in St Andrew, which are now open to traffic.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:41 AM

The Belle Castle Primary school in Hectors River, Portland, which was ordered closed by the Health Ministry on September 10, is to be re-opened today.

Published:Monday | September 21, 2009 | 8:40 AM

A man and a woman were killed in Portmore St Catherine last night.

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