6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 10, 2013


  1. AJ, Know Your Role – Private Sector Fires Back At Nicholson After ‘Trade Bickering’ Comments. Calls from Foreign Trade Minister A.J. Nicholson for the parliamentary Opposition and other critics to end the bickering with Trinidad and Tobago over claims of unfair trade practices have not gone down well with members of the local manufacturing sector… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Poor Benefiting More From Free Health Care – CaPRI Survey. The poorest of Jamaicans are making greater use of public hospitals and the free health care they offer, a survey carried out by the Caribbean Policy Research Institute (CaPRI) has revealed… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Jamaica, China Dreaming Together. The Chinese people have always had the dream of the Great Harmony of all and longed for a beautiful society with noble virtue, material plenty, equality and equity… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Mass Exodus! Senator Warns Teachers May Leave In Droves. An opposition  Senator has warned of a mass exodus of teachers from the public sector if the Government fails to amicably resolve the dispute between the island’s educators and Education Minister Ronald Thwaites… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Build An ‘Idea Culture’ – Bennett. Ideas defined: Intangible concepts that exist only in the human mind, which, without the right condition to nurture them, are impossible to measure and implement… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Yohan Blake Back On Track. World champion Yohan Blake made a return to the track, after an eight-week layoff, with a narrow victory in the 200m event at the JAAA All Comers meet last Saturday… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com