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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 5, 2016

‘PNP Needs Structure’ – Former General Secretary Disappointed With How Party Affairs Being Handled. The growing consensus among Comrades appears to be that the People’s National Party (PNP) is in need of renewal, with the latest to add a voice to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 22, 2016

Battle Over NHT Funds Begins – Court Case Commences Over PNP’s Decision To Extract $46 Billion. Court case commences over PNP’s decision to extract $46 billion. The Supreme Court is today expected to begin hearing a legal challenge to the decision of…Read

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 30, 2016

Call For Order – Negril Stakeholders Want Prostitution Regularised. While stopping short of calling for the establishment of a red-light district in the resort town, some business stakeholders in Negril, Westmoreland, want to see prostitution decriminalised and regulated in order to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 4, 2014

Jamaica Falls On Corruption Perception Index. Former Contractor General Greg Christie has harshly criticised the Government for its seeming lacklustre approach to fighting corruption even as the country slips in the latest corruption perception index (CPI) rankings released by global anti-corruption

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 26, 2014

JUTC Bailout. Taxpayers are being asked to fork out $2.9 billion to further bail out the cash-strapped Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC)… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Debate Opens On CCJ. Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller yesterday appealed for bipartisan approval of three

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 26, 2014

Sugar-Cane Power – Pan Carib To Generate Electricity From Bagasse. The Chinese-owned Pan Caribbean Sugar Company Limited is powering up its generators in order to use bagasse to produce energy to slash its electricity cost and ease the burden on the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 23, 2014

Untapped Potential – Jamaica Has Adequate Water But Lacks Proper Systems, Says Expert. Jamaica has adequate resources to consistently meet its water demand; however, the lack of a comprehensive plan and implementation structure have caused the country to be facing serious

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 7, 2014

No To Dirty Money. An offer of a gift amounting to £500,000 (J$90 million) from a person whose source of income could not be ascertained has been flatly rejected by a popular local church leader… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Road

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 13, 2014

Fix It Now! Bar Association President Calls For More Resources To Tackle Chronic Backlog In Courts. The persistent backlog of cases in the courts could easily be alleviated if political effort were to be exerted to applying some immediate and effective

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 30, 2014

Bruce Backs Banks – Former PM Says Fees Are Warranted To Keep Institutions Afloat. In joining the debate on fees and charges levied by commercial banks, former Prime Minister Bruce Golding has called for Jamaicans to be fair and avoid what

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