Tag: Audley Shaw

6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 13, 2016

  Budget Made Simple: The Revenue Measures (Full List).  Finance Minister Audley Shaw on Thursday announced new revenue measures aimed at raising $13.7 billion to help fund the $580 billion budget. But at the same time, the Government will be giving

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 12, 2016

All Eyes On Shaw – Finance Minister To Open Budget Debate, Reveal $1.5m Plan Today. When Finance and Public Service Minister Audley Shaw opens the Budget Debate in the House of Representatives this afternoon, the country will be listening intently to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 6, 2016

Small Ganja Farmers Overjoyed At Approval Of Regulations. Potential small ganja investors are overwhelmed that regulations to guide Jamaica’s legal cannabis industry have now been approved. Yesterday, a week after being appointed by Cabinet to lead the Cannabis Licensing Authority

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 23, 2016

Budget Time- Shaw To Announce Implementation Of New Tax Policy After Cabinet Retreat. Education and Information Minister Ruel Reid says an announcement will be made on the implementation of the Government’s tax policy at the end of the two-day Cabinet retreat,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 2, 2016

Shaw Up To Bat – Next Finance Minister Must Hit Ground Running, Say Economists. Audley Shaw, the man anointed by Prime Minister-designate Andrew Holness to take charge of the Ministry of Finance, will have to bat boldly on a sticky wicket

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Election 2016 – Meet The MPs

The preliminary results are in, and a winner has been declared. Based on preliminary results, the JLP will form the new government as decided by the February 25, 2016 election. Below is a list of the winners in all 63

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 28, 2016

Portia Promises Happy Easter – PM Expected To Announce Election Date At Half-Way Tree Meeting Sunday. Having confirmed on Tuesday that she had been “touched” by her Master, People’s National Party (PNP) president Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has hinted that

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 21, 2016

Dalley Defends Delay Pregnancy Advice. Health Minister Horace Dalley on Tuesday defended the Government’s decision to advise women to consider putting off pregnancy for at least the next six to 12 months in order to reduce the risk of Zika virus

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Election Watch 2015 – September 28, 2015

Welcome to our weekly election watch feature that gathers news related article associated with the upcoming general election. Check out the election related stories up to September 28, 2015 and our #ElectionJA POLITICAL LAWBREAKERS … More That Half Of Candidates Yet To

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#ElectionJa – Know Your Constituency: Manchester North Eastern

The number of constituencies was increased from 45 to 53 by the Constituencies (Boundaries Order) 1966, made by the Governor-General under Section 67 of the Constitution of Jamaica and which came into operation on January 3, 1967. The parish of

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