6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 21, 2016


  1. Campaign Rules – PNP Lays Down Canon For Leadership Aspirants. People’s National Party (PNP) aspirants seeking election to the posts of president and vice-presidents have been told to desist from attacking any candidate, their teams, or supporters as the party prepares for internal elections to be held on Saturday, September 17, at the National Arena…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Don’t Resile From Signing Licence – Symbiote Attorney. Attorney for Symbiote Investments Limited Patrick Bailey has raised concerns about the publication of adverse findings by the Office of the Contractor General (OCG) in relation to the company before it was given an opportunity to be heard by the proper authorities…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Bunting Not Shocked At Blythe’s Decision To Challenge Simpson Miller. Former National Security Minister and Member of Parliament for Manchester Central Peter Bunting has refused to take sides in the People’s National Party’s (PNP) presidential race and has said that he is not shocked at Karl Blythe’s decision to challenge Simpson Miller…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Good News For Ja’s Climate Change Response, But …. Jamaica saw a reduction in its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions between 2008 and 2012, signalling a step in the right direction for the island’s efforts to stave off negative climate change impacts….Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Fit Bolt Ready To Conquer London. The question of Usain Bolt’s readiness to defend his titles at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will be answered on tomorrow’s opening day of the London Diamond League…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Trade War Averted, Rowley Departs Hailing Visit A Success. Dr Keith Rowley, the prime minister of Trinidad and Tobago, says that he is leaving Jamaica today “confident” that his visit has helped to avert a “trade war” between his country and Jamaica…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com