Category Archives: Local

NAJ supports health impact study at CRH

The Nurses’ Associations of Jamaica (NAJ) has welcomed the decision by Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton to commission a study …read more

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Mahfood fires back – Calls anti-obesity campaign biased

Chairman of Wisynco Group Limited William Mahfood has labelled the public education campaign ‘Are You Drinking Yourself Sick?’ “very biased” …read more

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Jamaica may need another area code within five years – Wheatley

Even though the demand for telephone numbers is not specifically tied to population size, the rapid expansion of the information …read more

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UPDATE: Wisynco defends decision to pursue legal action over CranWata

Wisynco Group Limited is defending its decision to take legal action against the Heart Foundation of Jamaica (HFJ). “While Wisynco …read more

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Jamaica moves up to sixth on world press freedom index

Jamaica has moved up two places to sixth on the 2018 world press freedom index released by the France-based Reporters …read more

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Water war – Wisynco sues Heart Foundation over campaign against sugary beverages

Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton has described as “very unfortunate” a legal move by the William Mahfood-led Wisynco Group Limited …read more

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House in turmoil over hospital controversy

Government and opposition lawmakers yesterday tested the resolve of House Speaker Pearnel Charles to restore order in Parliament following a …read more

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UK to make it right – British Gov’t offers Windrush migrants citizenship

Inundated by a flood of harsh criticisms and public outrage over its handling of the Windrush Generation saga, the Theresa …read more

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Denham Town welcomes return of ZOSO security phase

Residents of Denham Town in west Kingston yesterday welcomed an increase in the presence of the security forces in their …read more

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Bellevue staff worry as attacks mount

Nurses at Bellevue Hospital in Kingston are left to fend off robbers and other malicious persons amid growing fears that …read more

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