PSOJ encouraged by news of wage negotiation progress
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) said it is encouraged by news that some progress has been made with the wage negotiations between the Government and public sector workers.Prime...

Morgan Heritage company to host pre-Grammy event
Jamaica Star

Morgan Heritage's company, Golden CBD Water will host a pre-Grammy event.Notables from all facets of the Caribbean diaspora will intertwine, mix and mingle with mainstream media, sports figures, politicians, and business...

Policeman set to release debut album
Jamaica Star

Police corporal and singjay Ricardo 'Wowski' McCalpin is preparing to release his debut album, 'Colour The World', on February 24.In an interview with THE STAR earlier this week, the entertainer said that after years of...

Leaders pray for Jamaica, GG says bold actions needed
Jamaica Gleaner

It was the gathering of the usual faces this morning for the 38th Annual National Leadership Prayer Breakfast at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in New Kingston. Pastors and politicians, police and presidents of peddlers among...

PM Skerrit welcomes post-Maria statement by Linton
Dominica News Online

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has said he welcomes post-Maria statements made by the Leader of the Opposition, Lennox Linton, although he said they are a bit late and Linton appears to be political in his expression....

We should all follow our dreams
Royal Gazette

It is unfair and possibly unethical to posthumously attribute words or positions of individuals, particularly if they have not in their own lifetimes published them. The interesting thing for me is having the rich...

Xtreme Games returns with a bigger format
Royal Gazette

Now in its third year, the Xtreme Sports Games will return in April, and is set to be almost twice as big as before. And there is a possibility that politicians and other community leaders could be crashing into one...

Pares Primary bounce back to record first win
Antigua Observer

Thirteen and Under Primary Netball champions, Pares Primary bounced back from their upsetting opening loss to record their first win of the 2018 season. The country team defeated Pigotts Primary 2, 9-1 on Monday at the...

Accused of perverting the course of justice
Antigua Observer

Parliamentarian Joanne Massiah has accused Prime Minister Gaston Browne and three others of preventing justice in the Michael Freeland auction scandal, now that it has been revealed that Browne received a full report on...

Photo: PM meets union leaders
Jamaica Observer

Prime Minister Andrew Holness (left) shakes hands with University and Allied Workers Union President Lambert Brown (second right), after a meeting with trade union leaders at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kingston,...

'Time now'
Jamaica Observer

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Prime Minister Andrew Holness fuelled speculation yesterday that he may be contemplating a limited state of emergency by saying that his Government is now prepared to take what he called...

Petrotrin workers on standby for shutdown
Trinidad Guardian

Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU) president general Ancel Roget has put Petrotrin workers on standby for a possible shutdown of the State-owned energy company and hinted yesterday that there might soon be fuel...

Farrell: I will support any Govt
Trinidad Guardian

Former chairman of the Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAB) Dr Terrence Farrell has wished the present Government all the best. He said the Government has the mandate to manage the country. “I will always...

Shabazz: They are ready
Trinidad Guardian

The first step toward qualification to the FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in France later this year, begins tonight with a tricky clash against Haiti at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva, from 6:30pm. And with a...

Noise and employment
Jamaica Observer

It was around 1963 a law was enacted that music could not be played above a certain audible level after 9:00 pm. My father, who would be 95 today (January 18) had he lived, was somewhat amused. He said, “Bustamante...

Bahamas to roll out new anti-crime strategy
Jamaica Observer

NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) — The Bahamas, which is among several Caribbean countries struggling with a spike in crime, says it will, in the coming months, roll out new policies and strategies to deal with the security...

Revenue Authority not working in other countries
Trinidad Guardian

Public Service Association (PSA) president Watson Duke has continued his resistance of Government’s planned T&T Revenue Authority (TTRA), saying there is no indication of it working in other countries that have...

Beware the geeks
Kaieteur News

Dear Editor, I read a recent ‘feature’ which advised, among other things, that “Guyana should support India. India has never dabbled in local politics. It does not present a threat to Guyana. The interests...

The judge got the decision wrong
Kaieteur News

Dear Editor, The recent landmark rulings by Chief Justice(ag) Honourable Madame Roxanne George whereby Head of State and Commander in Chief President David Granger has been deemed to act unconstitutionally and unlawfully,...

A critical look at changing the political culture in Guyana
Kaieteur News

Dear Editor, By now, most of us can agree that the political culture in Guyana is stagnated, toxic and based on a tradition that traces its roots back to the divide and conquer era of the British. Our leaders have chosen...

Key Antigua forum underway on transforming public services using ICT
Kaieteur News

Minister of Public Telecommunications, Catherine Hughes, is representing President David Granger at a special Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) Government Summit and Symposium currently ongoing in Antigua and...

PM warns tougher anti-crime measures coming, begs for understanding and tolerance
Jamaica Gleaner

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is adamant that something more has to be done to curtail crime now threatening the proper functioning of the country and he is warning that tougher measures are coming.

Ernesto Torres for Mayor! He Tells News Five Why
Channel 5 Belize

The municipal election season is drawing closer and already most of the major political parties’ candidates are on the campaign trail. Participation from the alternative and independent movements has been [...]

Petrotrin workers on standby for shutdown
Trinidad Guardian

Radhica.sookraj@guardian.co.tt Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU) president general Ancel Roget has put Petrotrin workers on standby for a possible shutdown of the State-owned energy company and hinted yesterday...

PM says gov't ready to take 'firm and resolute measures' in crime fight
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — Prime Minister Andrew Holness said this afternoon that his Government is now prepared to take what he called “firm and resolute measures” to deal with Jamaica's crime monster.“We...

National Bipartisan Post Maria Consultative Body to be created
Dominica Vibes

A decision taken by the Cabinet of Ministers will see the creation of a National Bipartisan Post Maria Consultative Body. Cabinet has discussed and approved this decision Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said on Wednesday...

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