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Jamaica To Get More IMF Funds

Jamaica To Get More IMF Funds

Jamaica remains on course for a second drawdown of funds from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and supporting financial inflows from the World Bank and Inter-American Development (IDB), totalling some...


VMBS Celebrates 135 Years

VMBS Celebrates 135 Years

The Victoria Building Society celebrated its 135th anniversary at its Brixton office on November 14.


Seacole Mini Statue Revealed

Seacole Mini Statue Revealed

A scale model of an historic statue in memory of pioneering nurse Mary Seacole was presented at St Thomas’ Hospital, marking a significant juncture in the making of the memorial...


Making Freedom Exhibition Opens in London

Making Freedom Exhibition Open…

An inspirational exhibition depicting Africans in the Caribbean and how they fought British plantocracy to end forced servitude, has opened at the Royal Geographical Society in Kensington Gore.

Art & Entertainment



She has been described as the Beyonce of reggae music but Reggae Star Factor 2014 winner Chardel is more than just beauty with a great voice. She is a super,...


Hapless Windies Shamed in India

Hapless Windies Shamed in Indi…

When the fixtures revealed that the West Indies were to be the opponents in Sachin Tendulkar’s 200th and final test match, there would have been a swell of excitement as...


Baroness Lawrence Feted by High Commission

Baroness Lawrence Feted by Hig…

The United Kingdom’s Home Secretary, Theresa May, was among the special guests at a reception hosted at the Jamaican High Commission in London in honour of Mrs. Doreen Lawrence, who...

Holness Triumphs But JLP IN Turmoil

Holness Triumphs But JLP IN Tu…

The opposition Jamaica Labour Party has been ruptured at the seams following the leadership election on November 10.

Assamba Steps Up On APD

Assamba Steps Up On APD

Jamaican High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Her Excellency, Aloun Ndombet-Assamba, has called on the Jamaican and wider Caribbean community to rally around the campaign to reform the Air Passenger...

Hail The Iron Lady

Hail The Iron Lady

Former Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Edward Seaga signs the condolence book opened at the British High Commission in memory of former Prime Minister, Baroness Margaret Thatcher. Leader of the...

Shaw Slams Phillips Over IMF

Shaw Slams Phillips Over IMF

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Planning, Growth and Economic Development, Audley Shaw, today said that the Finance Minister Hon. Dr. Peter Phillips has done precious little in his press conference to...

Yvonne Mosquito: Woman on the Frontline

Yvonne Mosquito: Woman on the …

Over the past five decades, the Jamaican community in the UK has morphed itself into a multi-layered mix of first, second, third and even fourth generation individuals who have done...

Flag Burning Causes Heated Debate

Flag Burning Causes Heated Deb…

THE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade's handling of the stomping of a burning Jamaica flag in a German appliance company's advertisement sparked a heated exchange between members of parliament's...

Trust Trumps Money In Politics

Trust Trumps Money In Politics

Leader of the Opposition, Mr. Andrew Holness, has urged members of the Jamaica Labour Party’s young professionals affiliate, Generation 2000 (G2K), to focus on gaining the trust of the people...

JLP Denies Raiding NHT

JLP Denies Raiding NHT

Dr Horace Chang OPPOSITION Spokesperson on Water and Housing Dr Horace Chang has refuted claims that the previous Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Administration raided the National Housing Trust (NHT).


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