6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 25, 2013


  1. Government Hunts Foreign Commissioner For Tivoli Enquiry. A foreigner could be among the commissioners charged with the responsibility of conducting the Tivoli Commission of Enquiry… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Offer More Incentives For Renewable Energy – CaPRI. The regional think tank, Caribbean Policy Research Institute (CaPRI), is urging Caribbean governments to diversify the incentives being offered in the renewable energy market… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Gov’t Moves To Give Unborn Right To Inherit. The Government is moving to secure the interest of an unborn child to whom persons may have bequeathed gifts in wills… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Social Partnership Agreement To Be Signed July 31. The long-awaited Social Partnership Agreement between the Government and various stakeholders – trade unions, private sector, and civil society – will be signed next Wednesday at King’s House in St Andrew… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Ease Pet-Travelling Restrictions, Boost Tourism – Lynch. Director of Tourism John Lynch says Jamaica would be a more attractive destination for tourists if the country had freer pet-travelling laws… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. ‘I Couldn’t Accept That’ – Montesso Resigned Because Schafer Was Not Under His Supervision. Alfredo Montesso says his decision to resign as technical director of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) is directly related to the appointment of Winfried Schafer as the new head coach of the men’s senior national team… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com