CMU plunder - Pinnock, education ministry officials rapped for culture of cover-up, splurge

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A trail of questionable spending, flagrant human-resource breaches, and other violations of government protocol has been uncovered at the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) in a much-anticipated Auditor General’s Special Audit Report. The…

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CMU plunder - Pinnock, education ministry officials rapped for culture of cover-up, splurge

Gleaner on January 16th, 2020 | File Under Headline News -

A trail of questionable spending, flagrant human-resource breaches, and other violations of government protocol has been uncovered at the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) in a much-anticipated Auditor General’s Special Audit Report. The…

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MP slams NWC for water-supply inequity as Port Royal ‘drought’ to end

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Government backbencher Leslie Campbell has criticised plans to divert water from sections of the country to provide an estimated 250,000 gallons to Port Royal, which is undergoing transformation as Jamaica’s next tourism Mecca. Campbell, a first-…

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MP slams NWC for water-supply inequity as Port Royal ‘drought’ to end

Gleaner on January 16th, 2020 | File Under Headline News -

Government backbencher Leslie Campbell has criticised plans to divert water from sections of the country to provide an estimated 250,000 gallons to Port Royal, which is undergoing transformation as Jamaica’s next tourism Mecca. Campbell, a first-…

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High-priced hideouts - Gangsters stay off police radar in glitzy guest houses, villas, apartments

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WESTERN BUREAU: Many of St James’ most ruthless gangsters and other migratory hoodlums are trading in slums for pricey villas and guest houses as hideouts in a bid to escape scrutiny from the police. The emerging pattern began to take shape a…

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High-priced hideouts - Gangsters stay off police radar in glitzy guest houses, villas, apartments

Gleaner on January 16th, 2020 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: Many of St James’ most ruthless gangsters and other migratory hoodlums are trading in slums for pricey villas and guest houses as hideouts in a bid to escape scrutiny from the police. The emerging pattern began to take shape a…

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Dengue deaths hit 81 but infections plunge

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More than 81 Jamaicans have died in the worst dengue fever outbreak to have hit the island in a generation, but data provided by the Ministry of Health and Wellness show that incidence of the mosquito-borne disease appeared to fall sharply over the…

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Dengue deaths hit 81 but infections plunge

Gleaner on January 16th, 2020 | File Under Headline News -

More than 81 Jamaicans have died in the worst dengue fever outbreak to have hit the island in a generation, but data provided by the Ministry of Health and Wellness show that incidence of the mosquito-borne disease appeared to fall sharply over the…

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‘Social-media policy not a luxury’ - HR group urges full rollout as DPP fires warning shots

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The Human Resource Management Association of Jamaica (HRMAJ) is pushing its more than 300 member organisations to implement social media policies for their employees. The call follows Monday’s internal memo to staff by Director of Public…

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‘Social-media policy not a luxury’ - HR group urges full rollout as DPP fires warning shots

Gleaner on January 16th, 2020 | File Under Headline News -

The Human Resource Management Association of Jamaica (HRMAJ) is pushing its more than 300 member organisations to implement social media policies for their employees. The call follows Monday’s internal memo to staff by Director of Public…

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