5 hospitals, 10 health centres to be upgraded

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FIVE hospitals and 10 health centres are expected to be upgraded over the next five years as part of an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)/Ministry of Health programme to strengthen Jamaica’s health care system.

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5 hospitals, 10 health centres to be upgraded

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FIVE hospitals and 10 health centres are expected to be upgraded over the next five years as part of an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)/Ministry of Health programme to strengthen Jamaica’s health care system.

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Witness says gangster’s girlfriend threatened him

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A former member of the Uchence Wilson Gang yesterday testified that he was threatened by the gang leader’s girlfriend, who blamed him for her boyfriend’s arrest in 2017.

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Witness says gangster’s girlfriend threatened him

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A former member of the Uchence Wilson Gang yesterday testified that he was threatened by the gang leader’s girlfriend, who blamed him for her boyfriend’s arrest in 2017.

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US deports two Jamaicans wanted for charges here

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NEW YORK, USA (CMC) — The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency says agents from its Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) unit have deported two Jamaican nationals, who are both wanted in their home country to face criminal charges. On Wednesday, ICE said that Dwayne Thomas, 35, is wanted to face murder charges, and Mwando Lloyd Pryce, 31, is wanted to face charges of robbery, attempted murder and wounding with intent.

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US deports two Jamaicans wanted for charges here

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NEW YORK, USA (CMC) — The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency says agents from its Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) unit have deported two Jamaican nationals, who are both wanted in their home country to face criminal charges. On Wednesday, ICE said that Dwayne Thomas, 35, is wanted to face murder charges, and Mwando Lloyd Pryce, 31, is wanted to face charges of robbery, attempted murder and wounding with intent.

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Construction workers get new wage rates; unions want wider coverage

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CONSTRUCTION workers who fall under the Joint Industrial Council (JIC) have received a pay increase of 11 per cent per 40-hour week over the period of a new labour agreement, which expires in 2021.

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Construction workers get new wage rates; unions want wider coverage

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CONSTRUCTION workers who fall under the Joint Industrial Council (JIC) have received a pay increase of 11 per cent per 40-hour week over the period of a new labour agreement, which expires in 2021.

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‘Action do dat’

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Ann-Marie Vaz proved the pollsters right, but her victory in the Portland Eastern parliamentary by-election was closer than anyone projected.Vaz, the candidate for the governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and a political newcomer, polled 9,917 votes to defeat the People’s National Party’s (PNP’s) Damion Crawford by 306 votes to take over a seat which the PNP has held for the past 30 years.

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‘Action do dat’

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Ann-Marie Vaz proved the pollsters right, but her victory in the Portland Eastern parliamentary by-election was closer than anyone projected.Vaz, the candidate for the governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and a political newcomer, polled 9,917 votes to defeat the People’s National Party’s (PNP’s) Damion Crawford by 306 votes to take over a seat which the PNP has held for the past 30 years.

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