Author Archive: Donique Weston

Hanover police investigating major gun find
The Hanover police seized four firearms and several rounds of ammunition yesterday (April 21, 2019).   Reports are that about 1:10
Marriages down; Divorces up
Jamaica continues to see a steady decline in the number of couples getting married.   That’s according to Director General of the
Above Rocks Main Road closed to large vehicles
The National Works Agency (NWA) says the main road to Above Rocks, St. Catherine is closed to large vehicles including trucks and
PSOJ wants local currency pegged to US dollar
Following calls from the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica (PSOJ) for better management of the country’s exchange rate, the ruling
Police meet with Sterling Castle residents following murder of eight year old
Following the murder of two persons in Sterling Castle, St. Andrew in less than a week, the police and other stakeholders met with
BOJ intervenes in foreign exchange market, sells US $20 million to dealers 
The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) intervened in the foreign exchange market today (April 17) and sold  US $20 million to authorized dealers and
Man said to be linked to the death of 8 year old girl, beaten and set on fire
A man who residents believed had information relating to the death of an 8 year old girl from Sterling Castle, St. Andrew was beaten
Security companies paying below minimum wage, Labour Ministry to take action
Preliminary investigations by the Labour Ministry have confirmed reports that several security companies across the island are paying