Tag: 360 Megawatt Plant

6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 19, 2014

Hylton Walks: Attorney Withdraws From Tivoli Commission Amid Heat Over Appointment. Weeks of wrangling over the appointment of Velma Hylton to the commission of enquiry into the May 2010 police-military operation in Tivoli Gardens have ended with the attorney-at-law recusing herself…

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 6, 2013

Jamaican Leaders React To Mandela’s Death. From presidents to prime ministers, across the globe, tributes resonated yesterday on every single media platform for Nelson Mandela, the first black president of South Africa and arguably one of the greatest freedom fighters of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 16, 2013

Cash Clampdown – House Approves Bill To Counter Money Laundering. Transactions above $1 million in cash are to be outlawed as the Government moves to put the brakes on money laundering while at the same time plug a major source of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 16, 2013

Goodbye, God? Irish Scientist Predicts Atheism Will Overtake Religion In Jamaica. By the year 2041, the majority of Jamaicans will not believe in the existence of God, says one Britain-based scientist who is arguing that the move towards atheism is a

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IMF Watch – Update On The Deadline For The 360 Megawatt Plant

diGgers following on our blog post “Is The Deadline For The 360 Megawatt Plant In Jeopardy?” when we highlighted the significance of the investment as it relates to the IMF Agreement, we bring you an update. Read more about the

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IMF Watch: Is The Deadline For The 360 Megawatt Plant In Jeopardy?

In the IMF Agreement, the Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies (MEFP¶ 17) strategic investments are thoroughly outlined. The investments include specific growth projects in areas where Jamaica has a competitive advantage. These areas of competitive advantage will be improved and supported

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