$445m to security - .Gov’t to spend $791 billion this fiscal year First Supplementary Estimates reveal

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Another $445 million is being allocated to the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) to fund, among other things, the various security measures imposed by the Andrew Holness administration to stem the country’s murder rate and restore public order in…

more

Comment

$445m to security - .Gov’t to spend $791 billion this fiscal year First Supplementary Estimates reveal

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Another $445 million is being allocated to the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) to fund, among other things, the various security measures imposed by the Andrew Holness administration to stem the country’s murder rate and restore public order in…

more

Comment

Gov’t to get unclaimed $15 billion next year - Funds in dormant accounts to aid MSMEs

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Plans are on track for the Government, by next year, to access at least a third of the estimated $45 billion in unclaimed funds lying dormant in accounts of local commercial banks.”Tomorrow (today) between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., we are going to…

more

Comment

Gov’t to get unclaimed $15 billion next year - Funds in dormant accounts to aid MSMEs

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Plans are on track for the Government, by next year, to access at least a third of the estimated $45 billion in unclaimed funds lying dormant in accounts of local commercial banks.”Tomorrow (today) between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., we are going to…

more

Comment

Limited resources hindering more SOPEs, ZOSOs - security heads

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Several more communities in Jamaica could have been declared zones of special operations (ZOSO) and others corralled under states of public emergency (SOPEs) if the security forces had more resources, including boots on the ground, the Internal and…

more

Comment

Limited resources hindering more SOPEs, ZOSOs - security heads

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Several more communities in Jamaica could have been declared zones of special operations (ZOSO) and others corralled under states of public emergency (SOPEs) if the security forces had more resources, including boots on the ground, the Internal and…

more

Comment

Compensation in limbo - Blind man who fell in gully and broke leg pleads for justice

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

After almost five years, Percival McIntosh’s compensation plea is in limbo. In March, the elderly blind man belted out his frustration to The Gleaner about the Government’s failure to compensate him for damages after he fell into a Corporate Area…

more

Comment

Compensation in limbo - Blind man who fell in gully and broke leg pleads for justice

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

After almost five years, Percival McIntosh’s compensation plea is in limbo. In March, the elderly blind man belted out his frustration to The Gleaner about the Government’s failure to compensate him for damages after he fell into a Corporate Area…

more

Comment

New judges for Court of Appeal

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The Court of Appeal is to employ additional judges and implement an electronic file-management system as part of its efforts to speed up matters before the judiciary this term.Justice C. Dennis Morrison made the announcement on Monday, during a…

more

Comment

New judges for Court of Appeal

Gleaner on September 26th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The Court of Appeal is to employ additional judges and implement an electronic file-management system as part of its efforts to speed up matters before the judiciary this term.Justice C. Dennis Morrison made the announcement on Monday, during a…

more

Comment