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

Lights, Camera, Rio! – Olympics Officially Under Way Today. The 2016 Rio Olympic Games would fit very comfortably in a Hollywood script. For some, it’s supposedly a horror movie – take your pick from dope, to deadly mosquitoes, and everything in between,

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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 – April 11, 2016

Expo Jamaica 2016 To Generate Big Bucks. The most conservative estimates are indicating that Expo Jamaica 2016, where the island’s products will be put on show for the world, will generate no less than $300 million in economic activity over its

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 16, 2016

Holness Open House – JLP Leader Says He Funded Beverly Hills Home – From Savings, Salary, Suppliers’ Credit And Loans. Opposition Leader Andrew Holness has provided details on the funding of his multimillion-dollar house in Beverly Hills, St Andrew, in an

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 24, 2015

Collaborate To Bridge Gap Between Primary And Prep Schools – Educators React To Gleaner/Bill Johnson GSAT Rankings. The 2015 Gleaner-Bill Johnson Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) rankings show that prep schools continue to outperform their primary-school counterparts in the exams. Educators,

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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 – November 10, 2014

Housing Dilemma: Develop Solutions For Low-Income Earners – Former NHT Boss. More discussion is needed on the issue of providing proper housing for low-income earners, according to Earl Samuels, assistant general manager at the Jamaica National Building Society… Read more at

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 29, 2014

Cuba To The Rescue – Neighbour To Help Jamaica In Ebola Fight. The Cuban government is next week scheduled to begin a comprehensive plan to assist Jamaica with its Ebola preparedness and response as the world continues to grapple with the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 12, 2014

More Kids Being Forced Into Sex Trade By Families. The increasing number of teenage girls and boys being forced into a life of prostitution to help support their families has raised a renewed cause for alarm. Social workers said they were

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 6, 2014

Number Portability By End Of Year. The Government is on track to implement number portability for mobile phones within another eight to nine months… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Radiation Limbo – Health Ministry To Decide Fate Of Japanese Bus At Port

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