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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 17, 2016






Brilliant! – History Made As McLeod Mines Olympics Gold In 110m Hurdles. Omar McLeod created history, becoming the first Jamaican to win the 110m hurdles at any major championships after an imperious 13.05 win at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games last








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






Tivoli Jackpot – High-Powered Lawyers At West Kgn Enquiry Cost Taxpayers $150m, JDF Bill Alone $71m. Jamaican taxpayers had to fork out almost J$150 million to cover fees for the high-powered lawyers used by all but one state agencies that participated








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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 4, 2016






Scammer Appeal – Commish Wants Secret Disclosures From Mobay Business Interests; Bunting Calls For Emergency Measures. Commissioner of Police Dr Carl Williams is calling for business operators in western Jamaica to collaborate with the security forces by secretly exposing lottery scammers








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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 24, 2016






Vote Against Deportation – Diplomat Urges Caribbean-Americans To Look To Democrats For Immigration Reform. In the wake of a split decision yesterday by the United States Supreme Court blocking US President Barack Obama’s immigration plan, which sought to…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com








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REPORT: West Kingston Commission of Enquiry 2016 [Full Text]






The report on the work and findings of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry has been released. At several hundred pages, the report is an extensive but worthwhile read as it investigates the lead up to the events of May








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6 Things You Need To Know Today- June 3, 2016






$100m ZIKV Bite – Government Not Sure How Widespread Zika Is, Allocates More Money For Response. Although millions of dollars more is to be spent on the anti-Zika campaign, there is still no clear picture as to how many Jamaicans are








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






Growth Council Seeking 5% GDP Growth In Next Four Years. Business mogul Michael Lee Chin, who was yesterday named chairman of the Government’s Economic Growth Council (EGC), has pledged to work tirelessly with council members and other Jamaican stakeholders to achieve








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






Power Probe – JPS Responds To Demands For Info On Blackout From Energy Minister And Regulator. The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) yesterday indicated that it would submit a preliminary report, demanded by Energy Minister Dr Andrew Wheatley and the Office








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






Scamming On ‘Decline’ But West Remains ‘Epicentre’ Of Activities. Lottery scamming activity is ‘declining’ in western Jamaica, but that section of the island remains the “epicentre” of the deadly multimillion-dollar illicit business in the island… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Jamaica, Trinidad








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