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Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 1:12 PM

The government has signaled its intention to adopt a new policy on entering into Open Skies agreements.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 1:11 PM

The government has just about 5 hours to tell the Police Federation whether it will be able to pay over outstanding salaries and fringe benefits.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 1:10 PM

The People’s National Party Youth Organisation (PNPYO) has joined the debate over the Harold Brady, US law firm Mannat, Phelps and Phillips and Government of Jamaica issue.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 1:10 PM

The People’s National Party Youth Organisation (PNPYO) has joined the debate over the Harold Brady, US law firm Mannat, Phelps and Phillips and Government of Jamaica issue.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 9:00 AM

Financial analyst Dennis Chung is supporting the government’s decision to borrow funds instead of introducing new taxes to finance the 2010/2011 budget.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 8:58 AM

Lawyers representing reggae superstar Buju Banton are livid after a US court yesterday announced another delay in the start of his trial.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 8:58 AM

The labour minister Pearnel Charles is to meet with representatives of the Nurses Association of Jamaica (NAJ)today as he seeks to bring an end to the impasse which has led to a high absenteeism of nurses at public health facilities.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 8:57 AM

The Jamaican Government is considering the introduction of a flat tax for small business operators in certain fields.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 8:56 AM

The finance minister says new measures have been instituted to the system of awarding tax waivers after a major fraud involving millions of dollars was uncovered at some revenue departments.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Cases for trial in the courts are being hampered by a shortage of paper to photocopy documents and statements to serve on defence lawyers representing accused persons.This was one of the many problems in the justice system...

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Lawyers representing reggae superstar Mark 'Buju Banton' Myrie are livid after the court yesterday announced another delay in the start of his trial."Mr Myrie is in custody and wants to go to trial as soon as possible," declared attorney-at-law David...

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dudley Stokes, who was editor-in-chief of The Gleaner Company for six years, died yesterday at age 73. His son, Dudley Stokes Jr, said his father passed away peacefully at the Golden Touch Nursing Home in Mandeville, Manchester.

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The continuing saga involving the Government of Jamaica and the American law firm Manatt, Phelps and Phillips has attracted the attention of one of the most respected legal publications in the United States (US).The Am Law Daily, on Wednesday, published...

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

A Jamaica-born magistrate living and working in St Lucia was shot and wounded in that Carib-bean island yesterday.Press officer for the St Lucia police force, Corporal Trevor Con-stantine, confirmed that Magistrate Ann-Marie Smith was in her car near...

Published:Friday | April 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Opposition senator K.D. Knight believes that the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) led administration is bungling the current extradition request of Tivoli Gardens businessman Christopher 'Dudus' Coke...

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 6:03 PM

The finance minister, Audley Shaw, has indicated that public sector workers who are owed outstanding sums will be paid over three fiscal years.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 6:01 PM

The finance minister has rejected newspaper reports that the delay in the handover of Air Jamaica to Caribbean Airlines is because the United States Department of Transportation has failed to grant a request regarding the open skies agreement.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 5:59 PM

The finance minister is reporting that the country met its performance targets for the end of March based on the International Monetary Fund, IMF criteria.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 5:55 PM

The local attorney at the centre of the controversy involving US law firm Manatt, Phelps and Phillips has hinted that the minister with responsibility for information, Daryl Vaz, knows more than he’s willing to say about an alleged deal with the Jamaican

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 5:55 PM

The labour ministry says it’s still assessing the level of disruption at hospitals affected by the sick out by registered nurses, even as it stands ready to seek an injunction.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 5:55 PM

The Jamaican judge who was shot in St Lucia this morning is reported to be in stable condition in hospital.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 4:31 PM

Finance Minister Audley Shaw has announced that the government will be seeking to increase revenue by bringing more people into the tax net.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 4:10 PM

Finance Minister, Audley Shaw has said the government will not go back on its decision to make education and health care free despite the current difficult economic climate.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 3:20 PM

Minister of Finance, Audley Shaw has reported that the decision to push back the transition date for the Caribbean Airlines to begins its take over of Air Jamaica was mutual.

Published:Thursday | April 8, 2010 | 3:14 PM

The finance minister, Audley Shaw is now making his presentation in Parliament as he opens the debate on the budget for the 2010/ 2011 financial year.

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