6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 31, 2012

1. Tough Times Ahead – Private Sector Leaders Wary Of Possible Fallout From Delay In Reaching IMF Agreement. Some of Jamaica’s business leaders have cautioned that there could be tough times ahead as a result of the delay in the signing of the agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF)… read more at the Jamaica-Gleaner.com

2. ‘Holiday’ Over For Persons With Unpaid Traffic Tickets – SSP Lewis. As motorists scurry to take advantage of the traffic-ticket amnesty, which comes to an end today, head of the Police Traffic Division, Senior Superintendent Radcliffe Lewis, has cautioned persons who have accumulated excess tickets… read more at the Jamaica-Gleaner.com

3. JUTC To Offer New-Year’s Eve Late-Night Service. As thousands of celebrants turn their eyes to the sky tonight in downtown Kingston to watch the fireworks burst over the waterfront at the stroke of midnight, the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) will be busy at work to ensure that commuters… read more at the Jamaica-Gleaner.com

4. Women To Watch In 2013. Senior journalist Janet Silvera has on her watch list prominent women who are on the cusp of becoming power brokers in their own right… read more at the Jamaica-Gleaner.com

5. 2012 Hot Couples. Love was definitely in the year. From newly-weds to long and lasting love that made us feel that love is really a wonderful thing…. read more at the Jamaica-Gleaner.com

6. 2012’s Top 12 Personalities. 2012 was undeniably a memorable year. So as we wrap it up and don an armour of optimism for 2013, let us take a moment to reminisce on some personalities – those who made an indelible mark in our minds and on our hearts… read more at the Jamaica-Gleaner.com