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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 13, 2016

Big Spenders – ECJ Publishes Election Returns, Reports Delinquent Candidates To DPP. The Electoral Commission of Jamaica (ECJ) has submitted the names of 41 delinquent candidates who contested the February 25 general election to Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn for

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

White Out, Wright In – PNP Replaces Embattled North Trelawny Standard Bearer. Agronomist Victor Wright has been selected to replace John-Paul White who has stepped aside as the People’s National Party (PNP) standard-bearer for Northern Trelawny… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com ‘PNP’

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

Politics Responsible For Jamaica’s Diseased Health Sector – Dawes. Blaming politics for the reason Jamaica’s health sector is in its diseased state, Dr Alfred Dawes, immediate past president of the Jamaica Medical Doctors Association (JMDA), has sounded a defiant call to

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#ElectionJa – Meet Your MP: Damion Crawford

State Minister Damion Crawford is the current Member of Parliament for the St Andrew East Rural constituency. He was recently defeated by businessman Peter Blake in a run-off and will no longer be representing the constituency. Here are some facts about him: He is

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 19, 2015

Corporates Ready For Labour Day. On Labour Day, May 25, GraceKennedy and Staff Community Development Foundation plans to remove gravel from the play area at Higholborn Street Basic School and plant grass to make it consistent with the regulations of the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 20, 2015

Ponzi Dead End – Attorney Says It Might Be Too Late For World Wise Investors To Sue. World Wise Partners investors, who police investigators say are owed hundreds of millions of dollars, may be out of time to take civil action

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

NIS May Go Bust By 2020 If Jamaicans Don’t Pay More. Actuary Constance Dalmadge Hall has floated the idea that NIS contributions should double from five per cent to an average of 10 per cent, saying it is the only viable

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

Ready To Rebound – Hylton Claims Country’s Global Business Rankings Set For Massive Improvements. Jamaica’s Industry Minister Anthony Hylton is predicting that the major indices which measure the country’s efficiency at enhancing its business environment will gradually climb as a result

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 5, 2014

MOCA ‘Conflict’. The parliamentary Opposition is supporting the merged intelligence entity announced by National Security Minister Peter Bunting, but has raised concern that the reporting mechanisms for the newly formed police agency could breach the law… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com North-South

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

Commish Search On – Bunting Speaks Today, PSC To Start Talks On Ellington’s Successor. Discussions on a successor to retiring Commissioner of Police Owen Ellington are to top the priority issues the Police Service Commission (PSC) will deliberate on when

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