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Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he is confident that Jamaica will achieve its target of five per cent growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in another three years.

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Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston

Kenrick Hanson, who outshone his competitors to emerge as the latest youth mayor for Clarendon, was all smiles when he sat down to have a chat with Rural Xpress.Hanson, who hails from the community of Ritchies in the parish, felt great pride being...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMShanna Monteith

Last Friday, the parish of St Thomas was treated by a group of males from the Leadership Academy of the Elsa Leo-Rhynie 'Towers' Hall of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona campus.In keeping with the academy's outreach programme, which...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMRuddy Mathison

Two Portmore police stations were the recent recipients of three desktop computers valued at $150,000.The presentation of the computers was done this week by councillor for the Independence City division, Courtney Edwards. The items were made available to...

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Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMPetre Williams-Raynor

IN A world where climate change is assessed as an imminent threat to many, and particularly small-island developing states (SIDS), the Caribbean is increasing its research efforts on the subject, with a focus on the impacts of a 1.5 degrees Celsius...

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A JAMAICA-BASED development communications entity was recently selected by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research to present at its Impacts World Conference in Germany.CHANGE Communications Limited was represented by Managing Director...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMGareth Davis Sr

PORT ANTONIO, Portland:Businessman Samuel 'Frauty' Dixon is on a mission to provide needy assistance, which was quite evident earlier this week when he gave back to his alma mater, Port Antonio High School, while also making an invaluable...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The president of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce, T'Shura Gibbs, says that shopping and entertainment are important value-added components of tourism which should be actively promoted to delegates attending the upcoming United Nations World...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AM

RAISING AMBITION to act on climate change and the needed finance to do it are so interconnected that governments and the entire financial sector must see it as a single challenge.This was the message from Monday's deliberations at the global climate...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The National Works Agency (NWA) is advising the motoring public that Passagefort Drive in the vicinity of the Dyke Road in Portmore, St Catherine is closed with immediate effect.According to Communication and Customer Services Manager at the NWA,...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Minister of Transport and Mining Mike Henry says Jamaica's bauxite and alumina industry is on a growth path, driven by the reopening of the Alpart plant in Nain, St Elizabeth, by Jiuquan Iron and Steel Company (JISCO) Limited.The company has...

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