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Traffic clampdown

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

“Obey the law,” was the firm and ominous warning from Leader of Government Business Kamina Johnson Smith as lawmakers in the Upper House yesterday gave the nod to the new Road Traffic Act with a staggering 161 amendments.Indicating that it would not…

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Chang urges 195 graduating police officers to serve with dignity

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

One hundred and ninety-five fresh-faced police officers have been armed with the power of the law and charged with the responsibility of executing their duties with dignity and honour. They graduated yesterday from the National Police College of…

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Jennifer Messado in police custody

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Jennifer Messado, one of the nation’s top real estate attorneys, was taken into custody by the police late yesterday.Assistant Commissioner of Police Fitz Bailey, who heads the Counter-Terrorism and Organised Crime division, confirmed that Messado…

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Janet Richards - just reward for her good work

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU:While she has been working diligently without any expectations of rewards, no one can seriously question the fact that Janet Richards, who has been a stalwart in community service in western Jamaica, is most deserving of the Prime…

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Be open-minded, don’t block talent, says business executive

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Most businesses in Jamaica tend to fail because employers are hiring “bright” people but are not listening to them, according to Desrine McFarlane, business human resource manager at 3M Jamaica.”I tell persons all the time that if you need to go and…

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JBDC small business expo will move MSMEs forward

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) small business expo conference will move MSMEs forward because:ï Wayne Robinson, lecturer at the University of the West Indies and the Caribbean Maritime University.”We will show you how to move…

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CXC learning hub slated for September roll-out

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

With plans afoot to roll out phase one of the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) Learning Hub in September this year, pro registrar of the council, Dr Carol Granston, is advising candidates across all 19 CXC-served territories that the online…

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Webber again! - UWI confirms ecologist as new Mona Campus principal

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The University of the West Indies (UWI) yesterday confirmed that Professor Dale Webber would serve as the next principal for the Mona Campus.The Gleaner had first disclosed on Tuesday that the ecologist and pro vice-chancellor of graduate studies…

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Crime no deterrent to Mexican investment in Ja - Ambassador Mijares

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Despite Jamaica’s well-documented challenges with crime, its attractive business climate continues to be a key part of Mexico’s willingness to invest further, says its new ambassador, Juan JosÈ Gonz·lez Mijares.He says that Mexico’s strategic…

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NGOs to host town hall meeting on Data Protection Act

Gleaner on May 11th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The spotlight will be on the ground-breaking and far-reaching Data Protection Bill in a specially convened town hall being organised to stimulate debate and answer questions from the public about the legislation.The forum is being organised by a…

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