Tag: JCPS

6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 31, 2016

Lottery Scam Takes Massive Hit – Nineteen, Including Cop, Taken Into Custody. The infamous lottery scam took a massive hit yesterday, with 19 people, including a policeman and seven women, taken into custody and more than $1.8 million in Jamaican currency

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 22, 2015

National Housing Trust’s $2 Billion Of Investments In Limbo. Auditor General Pamela Monroe Ellis has revealed that investments by the National Housing Trust (NHT) totalling $2 billion in three major projects have failed to produce any returns after periods spanning five

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6 Things You Need To Know Today- February 4, 2015

Full speed ahead – JPS shrugs off OUR shocker, given green light to build power plant. Despite recent hurdles, the Kelly Tomblin-led Jamaica Public Service (JPS) is indicating that it is determined to increase its contribution to the burdened national

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

Visa Crackdown. Despite a series of interventions by local authorities, Jamaicans, including students, applying for visas to enter the United Kingdom are likely to be barred by a Home Office visa clampdown in the United Kingdom… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com T&T,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 9, 2014

Sugar Revolt – JCPS Marketing Ploy Upsets Retail Market. A new marketing tactic aimed boosting the distribution of pre-packaged sugar has caused a stir inside the retail sector, some of whom are resisting Jamaica Cane Product Sales’ (JCPS) efforts to tie

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 13, 2013

TRAPPED! IMF Rep Says Without Key Policy Changes, Jamaica Will Remain In Economic Rut. The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) outgoing senior resident representative in Jamaica, Dr Gene Leon, has warned that whether the country can claw its way from under the

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