Body of German discovered on drifting yacht in Grenada
Jamaica Observer

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada (CMC) — Grenada police yesterday said the decomposing body found on a yacht drifting seven miles south of here is that of German national, Bernd Ludwig Ottogottel. Local News Tue, 25 Apr...

This Day in History — April 25
Jamaica Observer

Today is the 115th day of 2017. There are 250 days left in the year. Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Body of German discovered on drifting yacht in Grenada...

Stay clear of designated institutional funds, Anglican bishop warns
Jamaica Observer

Howard Gregory, Anglican bishop of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, has cautioned the Government against broadening the definition of public institutions whose surplus funds they intend to manage to include churches,...

PHOTO: More help
Jamaica Observer

 Danah Cameron, group public relations and training officer at Jamaica Broilers Group, presents a symbolic cheque for $300,000 to Canon Hartley Perrin (centre), chairman of the Clifton Boys’ Home, yesterday, while...

Senate approves property tax changes
Jamaica Observer

The Senate on Friday approved the two Bills facilitating the changes to the property tax regime implemented in April. Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT PHOTO: More help...

No conflict of interest, Grange insists in response to Hanna
Jamaica Observer

CULTURE Minister Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange is maintaining that there was no conflict of interest in the engagement of Trevor Nairne as artistic director in last year’s Grand Gala celebrations, as was suggested...

Eye on castor oil
Jamaica Observer

Armed with data showing that just about half of the global demand for castor oil and its related products are being met, Jamaican stakeholders are laying the foundation to benefit from the industry that is expected to...

Hampton School seeks new principal for Sept
Jamaica Observer

THE Hampton School in St Elizabeth is set to get a new principal to lead the all-girls institution in the upcoming school year beginning in September, replacing embattled principal Heather Murray, who the ministry says...

IMF warns of financial problems associated with withdrawal of CBRs
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, DC, United States (CMC) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says financial fragilities occasioned by the decrease in the number of correspondent banking relationships (CBRs) could undermine the...

FLOW chooses eco-friendly operations
Jamaica Observer

Telecommunications firm FLOW says it has reaffirmed its commitment to support the global “Go Green” agenda for businesses to implement eco-friendly practices and methods in their day-to-day affairs. Local News...

Cop who asked for cash to investigate crash fined
Jamaica Observer

Constable Lewelyn Martin of the St Catherine Police Division was recently fined $250,000 or six months’ imprisonment for breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act. Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT FLOW...

LASCO Top Cop wants to continue inspiring inner-city youth
Jamaica Observer

CORPORAL Stokely Fagan, the 2017 LASCO top cop, who has been described as a beacon of hope in his Bay Farm Villa community in Kingston, said that he hopes that the award will inspire others in his community and other...

Healthy start
Jamaica Observer

Interest Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT LASCO Top Cop wants to continue inspiring inner-city youth http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/LASCO-Top-Cop-wants-to-continue-inspiring-inner-city-youth-_96765 CORPORAL...

CC Old Boys to honour Hopeton Dunn, Clifton Yap and Ivan Godfrey
Jamaica Observer

Communications specialist Professor Hopeton Dunn and architect Clifton Yap will be honoured by the Kingston Chapter of the Cornwall College Old Boys’ Association this Saturday. Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00...

French company gets contract for Port Antonio sewerage project
Jamaica Observer

The Government has awarded a contract to VINCI Construction Grands Projects, based in France, to undertake works on the Port Antonio Sewerage and Drainage project (Stage 2). Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT CC Old...

Cop accused of St Thomas contract-style killing for court Friday
Jamaica Observer

THE policeman who was charged jointly with two other men in the alleged contract-style killing of 33-year-old transport operator Carl Armstrong, in Grant’s Pen, St Thomas, recently, is to appear in the Yallahs Parish...

McKenzie to update House today on weekend flooding
Jamaica Observer

MINISTER of Local Government and Community Development Desmond McKenzie will make a statement in the House of Representatives today on the weekend flooding. Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Cop accused of St...

Guard dies in St Mary crash; students among six injured
Jamaica Observer

SECURITY guard Patrick Wallace, 33, was killed yesterday in an accident on the Boscobel Main road in St Mary. Local News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT McKenzie to update House today on weekend flooding...

Sagicor counters politicians’ flooding claims
Jamaica Observer

Sagicor yesterday provided building approval numbers for its Millennium Mall in Mineral Heights, Clarendon, as it countered statements made by two politicians implicating the company in the severe flooding in that area...

Lawrence calls 24 for Grenada friendly
Trinidad Guardian

Soca Warriors coach Dennis Lawrence has included uncapped former national youth striker Jerrel Britto in a 24-man squad which returns to the training field tomorrow for preparations ahead of Saturday’s international...

Ruling party names caretakers ahead of next general election
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Apr 12, CMC – Two candidates of the ruling New National party (NNP) who contested the 2013 general elections will not be contesting the upcoming poll constitutionally due...

PETER WICKHAM: Time for reform?
Nation News

AS ELECTIONS APPROACH both here and in Grenada it is unsurprising that discussions about electoral reform have also come to the fore and recently one professional I regard highly questioned my silence...

WICB director: Regional govts must tell the truth
Trinidad Guardian

An irate West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) director has lashed out at some regional governments for what he says is a clear situation of a fight down. His comments come 24 hours after T&T Prime Minister, Dr Keith...

Bahamas tops list in VAT efficiency
Nassau Guardian

A new paper has revealed that The Bahamas’ value-added tax (VAT) system has surpassed the region’s average in terms of the tax’s efficiency, suggesting that the country has one...

Parents urged to get children involved in community service
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — A call has been made for parents to involve their children in community service as a means of building their social skills, and volunteerism. Local News Tue, 11 Apr 2017 07:22:41 GMT PHOTO:...

St Lucia PM defends position on Citizenship by Investment Programme
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says he was “uncomfortable” with the wording of an opposition motion regarding the controversial Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP). Local...

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