Tag: Opposition Leader Andrew Holness

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

Schools To Close, But Buses To Roll Tomorrow. Schools across the country will be closed tomorrow, public transportation will roll out as usual, though progressively slower, and commercial activities are expected to be less than brisk in some places… Read more

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 23, 2016

Holness Rebuts Matalon On Tax Proposal. Leader of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), Andrew Holness, has questioned Joseph M. Matalon’s opposition to the party’s plan to exempt workers earning $1.5 million or less from personal income tax… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

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

JLP Launches ‘Credible, Realistic, Practical And Bankable’ Manifesto. Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) leader Andrew Holness yesterday brought a surplus of adjectives to describe the party’s 2016 manifesto he dubbed ‘The Partnership for Prosperity’… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com We Want Work, Says

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The History Of General Elections In Jamaica – Part 4

Jamaicans are gearing up to head to the polls for the island’s 17th general parliamentary election on February 25. Each week, we will be taking a look back at the previous elections that have helped shape the Jamaica we know

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 18, 2016

‘A JLP Manifesto With A Difference’. Leader of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Andrew Holness has promised that the party’s manifesto, to be launched today, will be far-reaching as it is fundamentally different from that of the People’s National Party… Read

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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 – February 12, 2016

‘Backward Step’ – NIA Head Urges PNP To Participate In National Debates. Describing the decision by the People’s National Party (PNP) not to participate in the national debates as a backward step for democracy, Professor Trevor Munroe, executive director of the

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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 – February 9, 2016

#JaVotes2016: Ready, Set… General Election Candidates To Be Nominated Today. The two major political parties are confident that no additional surprises will be sprung when their representatives and supporters venture into the 63 constituencies across Jamaica today to nominate their standard-bearers…

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

My Heart Is Heavy – Holness Shocked Following Shooting Deaths At JLP MoBay Meeting. Opposition Leader Andrew Holness has expressed shock and “heartfelt sadness” at the tragic deaths of three Jamaica Labour supporters and the injury of two others on Sunday

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