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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 14, 2016

Green Light For New Phone Firm – Holness Rejects OCG Recommendation, Grants Cellular Licence To Holding Company. The true beneficiaries of Jamaica’s third cellular licence remain under a cloud as the Government has admitted that in doing its due diligence, it

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 19, 2016

Good As GOLD – Two Down, One To Go. There, will never be another like him, and as the Jamaican sprinter closed another chapter of a book coated in gold, he became the first in what, for him, was also a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 8, 2016

Secret Budget – Montague Wants Allocations To National Security Ministry Hidden From Prying Eyes Of Criminal. Declaring that it was time to make tough choices, National Security Minister Robert Montague has revealed that he is now taking steps to have the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 20, 2016

Put Youths To Work – Green Urges Businesses To Take On More NYS Summer Interns. Floyd Green, state minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, is calling for the private sector to assist the National Youth Service (NYS) in

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 11, 2016

PNP By Default? – Study Shows Undecided Tired Of Ruling Party But No Love For The JLP. The People’s National Party (PNP) could return to form the Government almost by default, after the votes are counted on February 25, as a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 25, 2015

Stay The Course – World Bank Representative Appeals To Next Elected Government To Maintain Economic Programme. World Bank Country Manager Galina Sotirova is urging whichever party emerges victorious in the next general election to stay the economic course being charted by

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 17, 2015

Reckless Management – PC Banks Taken Over To Protect Depositors Funds After High-Risk Loans Uncovered. An audit of the 110-year-old farmers’ institution, the National People’s Co-operative Bank (NPCB) has unveiled a litany of irregularities and weak management practices, which have placed

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 13, 2015

Witch Hunt In PNP – Former Labourites Under Attack, Says Lloyd B. With seven former Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) members lining up to join the People’s National Party (PNP), one so-called turncoat has called for an end to divisive language used

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 7, 2015

Judgement Day In JLP – Holness’ Stewardship Focus At Caucus. The parliamentary group of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) is scheduled to go into caucus today, a session in which the future of the party and the leadership of Andrew Holness

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 9, 2015

Lawmen Want To Revisit Outlawed Legislation To Help Fight Crime. Four years after the Supreme Court struck down amendments to the Bail Act, Jamaica is again toying with the idea of arresting people even without sufficient evidence, as part of a

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