Sun | Dec 9, 2018

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Dr Andrew Wheatley, who held the energy portfolio for most of the past two years, has expressed disappointment and pain at the damning findings by the Auditor General's Department (AGD) into the operations of Petrojam.According to Wheatley, while...

Stung by the public criticisms that followed a disclosure that some $1.5 million was spent by Petrojam to throw him a surprise birthday party, former energy minister Dr Andrew Wheatley is in talks with friends and backers about paying back the money...

With the fallout from the auditor general's probe into the operations of Petrojam stretching to the People's National Party, which formed the government for some three years of the period reviewed, former energy minister Phillip Paulwell is...

The new road traffic legislation was passed by the Senate yesterday, four years after it was first proposed.The Road Traffic Act 2018, which will repeal and replace the Road Traffic Act 1938, will now go to Governor General Sir Patrick Allen to be...

WESTERN BUREAU:Winston Lawson, president of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce, says that the auditor general's damning report, which alleges nepotism and breaches of operating standards at Petrojam, is hostile to the objectives of Vision 2030."...

Preparations were in high gear yesterday for the return of dancehall and reggae artiste Buju Banton at his Gargamel Recording Studio, which is located off Red Hills Road in St Andrew.A woman was seen busily wiping down the walls, while technicians...

Dorcas Estella Dobson has described her marriage of 67 years as one filled with thistles and thorns, but it was her determination to live by the vow she made with the man she loves that helped to keep the relationship in check.The elderly woman and...

Angella Allen is among a number of senior citizens in Jamaica who have never received a birth certificate for some reason or another.Her hope right now is to get that important piece of document in order to apply for a passport and a British visa,...

The nominees for the Best Reggae Album category for the 61st annual Grammy Awards were announced yesterday. They are:ï Reggae Forever - Etanaï As The World Turns - Black Uhuruï Rebellion Rises - Ziggy Marleyï A Matter of Time - Protojeï 44/876 -...

Dr Uma Ramakrishnan, International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission chief to Jamaica, has warned that protracted wage negotiations between the Government and "the unsettled groups" in the public sector pose risks to positive developments in Jamaica's...
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