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


  1. Buy Your Own Oil – Put Up Or Shut Up, PCJ Tells Private Sector. Christopher Cargill, chairman of Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica, yesterday challenged the private sector to put up or shut up, if it is dissatisfied with the way the State-run oil refinery does business… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Enquiry Will Proceed – Golding. Blasting the Parliamentary Opposition, following its call for the scrapping of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, Justice Minister Senator Mark Golding said the truth of the May 2010 event “will be told and the enquiry will proceed”… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Smooth Sailing For Beach Upgrade Project. In the next few months, members of the public will be able to enjoy quality recreational spaces on beaches throughout all parishes, as all is on track for the upgrade of beaches programme… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Bain Wanted To Resign, Says UWI Vice-Chancellor. The claim that Professor Brendan Bain has not been paid by the University of West Indies, Mona (UWI), for the period October 2014 to January 2015 has been denied by Archibald Campbell, bursar of UWI… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. BOJ Cuts Inflation Forecast. With changes in the inflation environment, the Bank of Jamaica has revised downwards its forecast and outlook for increases in the prices of goods and services for fiscal year 2014-15 and beyond, Governor Brian Wynter said on Wednesday… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Top Schools Look To The East. Track and field fans are expected to turn out in large numbers for the 28th staging of the Howard Jackson Relays at the Morant Bay High School playfield… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com