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

Job Cuts Considered As Minimum Wage Increases. The increase in minimum wage takes effect today, amid concerns about the preparedness of employers to embrace the change and the impact of the payout on their budgets… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Bight Betrayal

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 11, 2013

Real ‘Man A Yaad’ – Holness Clobbers Shaw To Remain JLP Leader. The delegates of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) yesterday spoke loudly and convincingly with their ballots as they cemented incumbent Andrew Holness in the top seat by a majority

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Should Jamaica Allow Development On Goat Islands?

The Goat Islands have been among the top news stories in recent weeks, following  the announcement that they are China’s preferred site for the development of a logistics hub in Jamaica. Since then, a number of arguments have arisen regarding

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 9, 2013

PM, Finance Minister To Address The Nation Monday Night.  Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller and Finance Minister, Dr Peter Phillips will address the nation in a joint broadcast on Monday, February 11.   The Prime Minister and Dr Phillips will update

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