6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 18, 2016

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L-R: Nigel Ellis (STETHS), Jhevaughn Matherson (KC) and Raheem Chambers (St Jago)
  1. Merchants Of Speed – Class One Boys’ 100m Set To Light Up Champs. Hang on to your seats! The merchants of speed take the track tonight, with sparks expected to fly at the National Stadium as the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics Championships comes to a boil… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Brace For Delays – Marcus Garvey Drive Improvement Work Will Impact Traffic On The Corridor. Head of the police Traffic Division Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen has promised to have his teams in place to minimise disruptions on Marcus Garvey Drive in Kingston come Monday when a multimillion-dollar road improvement undertaking will begin… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Fayval Williams Not Worried About Another Global Recession. Despite all indications that the world may be headed for another global recession, Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance and Planning Fayval Williams has said it is too soon to worry about such a prospect… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Bobby’s Partnership Plan. Using the proverbial saying that ‘one hand can’t clap,’ Robert ‘Bobby’ Montague, Jamaica’s national security minister, says he intends to forge a wide-ranging partnership with stakeholders in the sector, particularly ordinary Jamaicans, as he takes on the responsibility of driving policy to deal with one of the nation’s most challenging issues – crime… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Jamaicans Are Not So Happy, Anymore: Happiness Index Ranking Declines. Happiness in Jamaica worsened by nine spots to rank 73 globally, according to the just-released and updated World Happiness Report 2016… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. Taylor-Made! Calabar Star Rewrites Record Books Again. Happiness in Jamaica worsened by nine spots to rank 73 globally, according to the just-released and updated World Happiness Report 2016… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com