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

Vote Against Deportation – Diplomat Urges Caribbean-Americans To Look To Democrats For Immigration Reform. In the wake of a split decision yesterday by the United States Supreme Court blocking US President Barack Obama’s immigration plan, which sought to…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 12, 2016

All Eyes On Shaw – Finance Minister To Open Budget Debate, Reveal $1.5m Plan Today. When Finance and Public Service Minister Audley Shaw opens the Budget Debate in the House of Representatives this afternoon, the country will be listening intently to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 26, 2016

Police Tackle Road Crashes…’Three Es’ To Put Brakes On Traffic Accidents. Head of the police Traffic Division, Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen, has declared that the police will continue to operate under the umbrella of the ‘three Es’ – enforcement, education and

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 15, 2016

Gov’t Eyes Taxes – GCT, SCT Projected To Pull In Bulk Of Increased Revenue. Jamaicans could see an increase in general consumption tax (GCT) and or be required to pay taxes on items now zero rated as the Andrew Holness administration

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 14, 2016

US Report Blasts Ja’s ‘Dysfunctional’ Justice System – Government Agrees With Findings. A second major United States government report in two months has highlighted weaknesses in Jamaica’s judicial system that “obstruct access to justice for victims of crime and their families

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

‘No Tax Haven’ … But Jamaica To Push Ahead With Financial Centre Plans Amid Panama Papers Revelations. As global fallout continues over the leak of millions of documents on offshore financing, the Jamaican Government has signalled it will press ahead with

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 7, 2016

Cabinet Chosen – Appointments To Be Officially Announced At Swearing-In Today. Robert Montague, chairman of the governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), is expected to be tasked by Prime Minister Andrew Holness to take on the challenging national-security portfolio… Read more at

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 22, 2016

No Shortage Of H1N1 Medication – De La Haye. A suggestion that Suzanna Roye, the 50-year-old doctor who reportedly died from complications related to the H1N1 virus, succumbed as a result of a lack of availability of the medication used to

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

Go Get Back Your Money! – Government Minister Says Persons Should Seek To Retrieve Funds Paid For Dallas Mountain Lands. Persons who have fallen victim to a land scheme in Dallas Mountain, St Andrew, are being told to try and recover

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 23, 2015

Attack On Fraudsters: Cops To Dig Up Old Cases. Perpetrators of failed investment schemes could find themselves on the police radar, with the head of the newly formed Counter-Terrorism and Organised Crime (C-TOC) Investigation Branch indicating that some high-profile cold cases

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