6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 2, 2014

-EWI really needs to win over the heart

  1. Break Silence, EWI – Energy Consultant Urges Hong Kong-Based Company To Show Public Its Ability To Implement Project. Stephen Wedderburn, the man who coordinated the liquefied natural gas (LNG) project which was aborted by the Portia Simpson Miller-led Government, has declared that Energy World International (EWI) must break its silence on the baseload energy project, which appears to be on life support… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. 8 Questions For Paulwell. 1. Who are the shareholders of Energy World International (EWI) and where is the registered office of the company?… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. US Economist Says IMF Won’t Solve Jamaica’s Economic Problems. Steve Hanke, professor of applied economics at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, is recommending the creation of a currency board and the adoption of the United States dollar as solutions to Jamaica’s economic concerns… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. JCF, ISCF Merger Gets Court Go-Ahead. The Supreme Court has struck out the application by the Special Constabulary Force Association (SCFA), which was seeking to challenge the merger of the Island Special Constabulary Force (ISCF) and the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF)… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. New Look To Climate Change Advisory Committee By June. Jamaica’s Climate Change Advisory Commit-tee’s (CCAC) new formal structure is likely to be made fully operational when it reconvenes in June following an initial two-year term that ended on April 19… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Parchment To Explode. Hansle Parchment has been carrying the sprint hurdles flag for Jamaica over the past two years becoming the first Jamaican to medal in the 110m hurdles at the Olympics or World Championships after bronze at London 2012… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com