Author Archive: Stephanie Hamilton

$4.5 mill Water Tank Rehabilitation Project underway in Rose Hill Manchester
Farmers in Rose Hill, Manchester, should experience some alleviation of their water woes, following the completion of a $4.5 million
Local Government Minister calls for balance in new property tax regime debate
Local Government Minister Desmond Mckenzie says there needs to be balance in the debate over the new property tax regime. There has
Disaster Risk Management Act to be reviewed
The government is reviewing regulations accompanying the Disaster Risk Management Act, which was passed in Parliament in 2015. Local
BPO Sector to generate approx. 8,000 jobs in 2017
Major developments in Business Process Outsourcing BPO locally, are expected to generate approximately 8,000 additional jobs this year.
Russia and Syria condemn first US military strike against Syrian regime
Russia and Syria have condemned the first US military strike against the Syrian regime, launched after a chemical weapons attack that
Make cruise passengers have a hassle free visit to Jamaica-FCCA
The President of the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association FCCA wants Jamaican tourism stakeholders to do more to ensure cruise
Government Signs $1.6 Billion Emergency Communication Grant
The government has taken steps to improve communication among critical stakeholders during major emergency situations, including
Accused Extortionist pleads guilty
One of the five accused extortionists, a female, implicated in an attempted extortion ring in sections of southern Jamaica pleaded