Tag: Human Rights Day

6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 15, 2014

Portia Warns In-House Critics. Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has reportedly taken members of her own political party to task for criticisms levelled at the Government and the board of the National Housing Trust (NHT) over the controversial Outameni deal… Read

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 11, 2013

Ponzi Squeeze – House Revises Security Act In Bid To Attract More Investors. The decision by the House of Representatives yesterday to amend the Securities Act to clamp down on unauthorised dealing in securities will make Jamaica a more attractive destination

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Is Jamaica Really A Silent Democracy?

For this year’s observance of Human Rights Day on December 10, the United Nations has focused on the right of every human being to have their voice be heard in public life and political decision-making. In Jamaica one would think

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