Jaguars, Hurricanes in final showdown of the season
Kaieteur News

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Guyana Jaguars will formalise regaining the Headley/Weekes Trophy, symbol of supremacy, for a third straight season, when they face Leeward Islands Hurricanes in the final match of the...

Young farmer advocates for development in agricultural sector
Antigua Observer

A young entrepreneur in the field of agriculture has strongly recommended the acquistion of a reverse osmosis plant specifically dedicated to the farming community to mitigate against prolonged periods of drought.

Passing Grade
Jamaica Observer

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday gave the thumbs up to Jamaica’s efforts to improve its economy under the six- month-old Stand-By Arrangement (SBA). Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ginger...

PHOTO: Commissioner Quallo’s first day
Jamaica Observer

Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Passing Grade http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Passing-Grade_96049 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday gave the thumbs up to Jamaica’s efforts to improve its...

Sponsors, health agencies welcome inaugural Observer health symposium
Jamaica Observer

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will take centre stage at the Jamaica Observer “Your Health, Your Wealth Symposium”, which is set for April 25 at the Spanish Court Hotel. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00...

Good First Day
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica’s 29th Commissioner of Police George Quallo began his tour of duty yesterday from as early as 6:30 am, when he arrived at his office on Old Hope Road in St Andrew. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT...

Alleged mastermind in ATM scam from Romania
Jamaica Observer

THE alleged mastermind behind an automated teller machine (ATM) scam that has created apprehension in the banking sector was on Monday arrested by members of the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB). Local News Wed, 19 Apr...

Four alleged gangsters arrested in Clarendon
Jamaica Observer

THE police in Clarendon say four men believed to be members of gangs operating across the parish were taken into custody over the weekend. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alleged mastermind in ATM scam from...

Tesha Miller fined $100; judge says penalty embarrassing
Jamaica Observer

Reputed gangster Tesha Miller was yesterday fined $100 for making a false declaration to Jamaican immigration officials, eliciting a comment from Parish Judge Sanchia Burrell that the maximum penalty for the offence under...

US advocate urges Holness to ensure JA benefits from ganja
Jamaica Observer

A former head of the United States National Women’s Political Caucus who was an influential fund-raiser for Barack Obama during his years as American president, has appealed to Prime Minister Andrew Holness to ensure...

US Embassy hosts entrepreneurship programme
Nation News

The United States Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS recently held a travelling programme focused on entrepreneurship. The programme travelled to Antigua and Barbuda, Grenada, and...

IMF commends A&B for 2016 economic growth
Antigua Observer

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) executive who has direct responsibility for Antigua & Barbuda has commended the government’s effort to stabilise the country’s economy, which grew by 3.6 per cent last...

IMF commends A&B for 2016 economic
Antigua Observer

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) executive who has direct responsibility for Antigua & Barbuda has commended the government’s effort to stabilise the country’s economy, which grew by 3.6 per cent last...

LIAT agrees to pay salaries
Trinidad Guardian

BRIDGETOWN The meeting discussed a move by the Antigua-based carrier to implement a late payment schedule to its employees that is likely to continue for the next five months. But St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prime...

IMF study on Caribbean: VAT can yield more revenue
Trinidad Guardian

WASHINGTON— The IMF has released a Working Paper that reviewed the tax administration reforms that have been undertaken by 20 Caribbean countries with the support of the Fiscal Affairs Department of the...

Regional Education Ministers end meeting in Antigua
Dominica Vibes

St JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) — Caribbean education ministers have ended a meeting approving a declaration and road map on school safety and hoping to build stronger collaborations with the private sector,...

Regional education ministers end meeting in Antigua
Jamaica Observer

St JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) — Caribbean education ministers have ended a meeting approving a declaration and road map on school safety and hoping to build stronger collaborations with the private sector,...

Green saddened by tragic killing of 14-y-o boy in Trelawny
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Floyd Green, Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information has issued a statement expressing deep sadness at the tragic killing of 14-year-old Orane Johnson, of Lowe River,...

Gov’t on course to implement tourism workers’ pension scheme in September
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Government is on course to implement the proposed tourism workers pension scheme in September. Local News Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:23:41 GMT Green saddened by tragic killing of 14-y-o boy in...

#SectoralDebate: Pension Bill passed; 2.5% contributions take effect June 1
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Provisions for changes to public sector pension arrangements under the Pension (Public Service) Act will come into effect on June 1 this year, instead of April 1, as was originally planned....

21-y-o 'promotional worker' accused of prostituting teen girl
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) says 21-year-old Roxan Wynter appeared before the Corporate Area Parish Court, Criminal Division, today to answer to charges of human trafficking and procuring sexual...

Pepsi drops ad accused of mocking 'Black Lives' protests
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Pepsi said Wednesday it was dropping an ad featuring the supermodel Kendall Jenner that appeared to use the "Black Lives Matter" protests to promote the soda brand. Local News Wed, 05...

Stolen bus plunges over precipice killing alleged thieves
Jamaica Observer

ST ANN, Jamaica — The St Ann police are in the process of identifying two men killed in the parish on Tuesday after a bus they reportedly stole fell into a precipice. Local News Wed, 05 Apr 2017 16:47:59 GMT Pepsi...

Forex: J$128.68 to one US dollar
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The US dollar on Wednesday, April 5, ended trading at J$128.68 up by 10 cents according to the Bank of Jamaica’s daily foreign exchange trading summary. Local News Wed, 05 Apr 2017 17:04:03...

87, 90 gasoline up $0.77, $1.95; diesel up $1.63
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Motorists should see an increase at the pumps in the price of gasoline and diesel, effective Thursday, April 6, according to the latest ex-refinery costs from Petrojam. Local News Wed, 05 Apr 2017...

LIAT meeting ends with agreement on payment of salaries
Antigua Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Apr 5, CMC – Shareholder governments of the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, Tuesday night ended talks with regional unions representing employees with an agreement to ensure that salaries...

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