JLP looks to next Gov’t term as Holness gets major endorsements

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FORMER Prime Minister Bruce Golding yesterday joined the call of Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) officials and supporters for the party to again form the next Government with Prime Minister Andrew Holness at the helm.

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Thousands turn out for JLP conference

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THOUSANDS of Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) supporters who filled the National Arena yesterday for the party’s 76th annual conference may have left disappointed that there was no indication of an early general election.

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‘Power of the pen’

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AFTER walking away with top honours at the 2019 Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) National Journalism Awards, held at the Courtleigh Auditorium on Saturday evening, the Jamaica Observer’s Racquel Porter beamed with pride on being named Journalist of the Year.

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Sandals Foundation, Island Routes raise environmental awareness through children’s literature

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Sandals Foundation and Island Routes Caribbean Adventure Tours together have raised more than US$12,000 towards their continued commitment to increase environmental awareness among children.

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JLP in ‘pretty good shape’ for election — Chang

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GENERAL secretary of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Dr Horace Chang says that, with a general election likely next year, he is comfortable that the party’s machinery is oiled and ready to respond.

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‘Stronger than ever’

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PRIME Minister Andrew Holness says that Jamaica’s relationship with the United States is stronger than it has ever been.

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Tapia promises to help with direct flights from US to Jamaica

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MONTEGO BAY, St James — United States Ambassador to Jamaica Donald Tapia has promised to work assiduously with Jamaica for a direct flight between Jamaica and Phoenix, the capital of the south-western US state of Arizona.

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PHOTO: NEW ROAD DAMAGE

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This section of Constant Spring Road in Manor Park, St Andrew, has collapsed a mere few weeks after being completed under the Government’s road infrastructure improvement project. (Photo: Naphtali Junior)

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More spotlight on ’sick buildings’

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In order to cope with increasing requests for air quality tests at Government-owned buildings islandwide, the Ministry of Health and Wellness has ordered additional equipment required to conduct the inspections, the South Eastern Regional Health Authority (SERHA) told the Jamaica Observer. “There has been a recent increase in demand for these kinds of investigations and SERHA is aware of this. We are in the process of procuring these equipments to allow for…

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PSOJ hails tireless private sector advocate Bev Lopez

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The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) yesterday hailed its late president Beverly Lopez as a patriot and indomitable businesswoman after receiving news of her passing.Lopez, who led the PSOJ between 2003 and 2005, is reported to have died at her home yesterday morning.

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