6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 24, 2013


  1. RADA Is A Failure – Agri Stakeholders Say Agency Not Fulfilling Mandate. A key government agency established to drive economic growth and stability through agricultural development has been failing to deliver on its mandate, stakeholders in the sectors have said… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. New Trespass Act To Deal With Squatting. The Government is taking steps to develop a new Trespass Act to deal with the vexing issue of land tenure and squatting in Jamaica… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Nuclear Technology The Way To Boost Energy Security – Henry. Veteran parliamentarian Mike Henry has lent his support to the call for Jamaica to embrace nuclear technology to help boost energy security… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Credit Bureaus Get BOJ Green Light. CRIF NM Credit Assure Limited and Creditinfo Jamaica Limited have received final approval from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ), clearing the way for the credit bureaus to begin issuing credit reports… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Robb Is New MoBay Chamber Boss. Prominent Montego Bay-based attorney-at-law Nathan Robb became the new president of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MBCCI) on Wednesday and immediately warned the police that the chamber would be quite vocal when matters of concern arose… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Junior Sunshine Girls Fixed On Medal. With just under four months to go before the start of the World Youth Netball Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, Jamaica Netball Association’s (JNA) president Marva Bernard said the junior Sunshine Girls have their eyes fixed on winning a medal at the tournament… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com