6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 15, 2016


  1. TIVOLI APOLOGY – Holness To Apologise In Parliament For Deadly May 2010 Operation. The Government is to offer an apology to residents of west Kingston over the operation by the security forces in the area in May 2010, which left dozens dead and…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Trust Not Fake, But Delinquent. Checks by The Gleaner with the Companies Office of Jamaica (COJ) have found that the South West St Andrew Trust, which Prime Minister Andrew Holness on Tuesday declared was…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Private Sector Targets 2016 Climate Talks. To take better strategic advantage of climate finance opportunities while continuing the courtship of local business interests, Jamaica is looking to have…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Flo-Jo Impact Lives On – Records Lessen Respect For Female Sprinters – Thompson. New sprint superstar Elaine Thompson, who copped the sprint double in her first Olympics, is happy making her mark on the…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Bayer Clinches US$57b Monsanto Takeover. The United States seedmaker Monsanto agreed to a US$57 billion buyout offer from Germany’s Bayer in a deal that would create a global agricultural and chemical giant…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Movie Producer John Andrews Looks To Jamaica. Writer producer John A. Andrews of ALI Pictures LLC based in New York, and his team, recently made the trek to Jamaica to meet with Film Commissioner Renee Robinson about…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com