Fishermen reaping the benefits of fish sanctuary
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Fishermen of Oracabessa Bay in St Mary are reaping the benefits of the locally established fish sanctuary, which has significantly increased the fish stock in the area. Local News Sun,...

Tears flow as Portia bids PNP farewell
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Loyal supporters and members of the People's National Party (PNP) were overcome with tears as Portia Simpson Miller made her final address as party leader this afternoon. Local News Sun, 26 Mar...

Pakistan beat Windies by six wickets
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Pakistan defeated West Indies by six wickets in the opening Twenty20 International of the four-match series at Kensington Oval on Sunday. Local News Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:40:07 GMT Tears...

Phillips says giving more power to security forces not an effective crime solution
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Newly appointed President of the People's National Party Peter Phillips has dismissed government plans to give more power to the security forces as an ineffective method of solving the country's...

BPO sector becoming the number one source of employment in western Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica (JIS) — The Business Process Outsourcing Sector (BPO) is fast becoming the number one source of employment, next to tourism in western Jamaica. Local News Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:19:46 GMT Phillips says...

Trump blames party hardliners for health debacle, as more battles loom
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Donald Trump on Sunday squarely blamed his Republican party's ultra-conservative wing for the most stinging defeat of his young presidency, holding it responsible for the failed...

Samuda expresses support for Irish potato farmers
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaia (JIS) — Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Karl Samuda is expressing support for Irish potato farmers, as the Government seeks to achieve self-sufficiency in the crop’s...

Russia's opposition leader among hundreds arrested at Moscow protest
Jamaica Observer

MOSCOW, Russia (AFP) — Hundreds of people including top Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny were arrested on Sunday as thousands of Russians defied bans to stage protests across the country against corruption. Local News...

Windies struggle to 111 against Pakistan in first T20
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AFP) — Shadab Khan produced an outstanding debut performance as Pakistan limited West Indies to 111 for eight batting first in the first fixture of a four-match T20 international series at...

Trump's border-wall proposal faces many obstacles
Jamaica Observer

It's still not clear how Trump will pay for the wall that, as described in contracting notices, would be 30 feet (9 metres) high and easy on the eye for those looking at it from the north. The Trump administration will...

Simpson Miller tells followers to support Phillips
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Outgoing People’s National Party leader Portia Simpson Miller called on her followers to throw their support behind incoming party president Peter Phillips. Local News Sun, 26 Mar 2017...

Motorist held with illegal firearm in St James
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica — A firearm and several rounds of ammunition were this morning seized by police who were on operations on the West Gate main road, in St James. Local News Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:30:47 GMT Simpson...

PHOTOS: PNP delegates gather for instalment of Phillips as party leader
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Special delegates of the almost 79-year-old People’s National Party (PNP) have gathered at the National Arena in St Andrew for the instalment Dr Peter Phillips as the new party leader. Local...

David Smalling, a fast-rising star on Wall Street
Jamaica Observer

“Considering the political climate, I think I should point out one thing that I think has been crucial to forming who I am, and I can relate this with my friends who went to Campion… In my year at Yale there...

TT/Venezuela gas deal Charles accuses govt of lethargy
Trinidad Newsday

NAPARIMA MP Rodney Charles in a statement yesterday accused the Government of lethargy in finalising a deal with Venezuela for TT to access its 2.7 trillion cubic feet (tcf) share of natural gas that the cross-border...

Lawrence invests in 13 locals
Trinidad Guardian

T&T Head Coach Dennis Lawrence announced his 26-man roster for the upcoming 2018 World Cup Qualifiers against Panama and Mexico on March 24th and 28th at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port of Spain. Lawrence made the...

  Today's Horoscope - March 18
Jamaica Observer

HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Saturday, March 18, 2017: This year you opt to move in a new direction and create a more caring environment around you. You find that an accepting environment works well for both you and those around...

Privilege of a lifetime to serve Jamaicans, says Simpson Miller
Jamaica Observer

Leader of the Opposition, Portia Simpson Miller, told the House of Representatives on Thursday that she is proud of being Jamaica’s first, and only, female prime minister. Local News Sat, 18 Mar 2017 02:00:00 GMT...

‘GSAT done’
Jamaica Observer

The scene at Half-Way-Tree Primary School in St Andrew was one awash with jubilation as students repeatedly shouted “GSAT done!” when the Jamaica Observer visited the Burlington Avenue institution yesterday....

After 20 years of sleeping on sidewalk, Castie gets a house
Jamaica Observer

Little did Castie Anderson know that the daughter she gave away 35 years ago would be the one to now ensure that she has a roof over her head, after 20 years of sleeping on the sidewalk at the Kingston Public Hospital...

Caribbean poet and Nobel laureate Derek Walcott dies
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (AP) — Derek Walcott, a Nobel prize-winning poet known for capturing the essence of his native Caribbean, has died on the island of St Lucia. He was 87. Local News Sat, 18 Mar 2017 02:00:00 GMT...

Trump clings to Obama wiretapping claims — but no evidence yet
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — US President Donald Trump refused yesterday to let go of his claim that predecessor Barack Obama had him wiretapped, perpetuating a dispute that has bogged down his Administration...

Haitian Senate condemns arrest, extradition of colleague
Jamaica Observer

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — The Haitian Senate has approved a resolution strongly condemning the arrest and extradition of Guy Philippe to the United States in January on drug trafficking charges. Local News Sat,...

Sandals training programme provides a ‘foot in the door’
Jamaica Observer

Twenty-four young people successfully completed the six-week Hospitality Training Programme (HTP) offered by Sandals South Coast last week, and already eight of them have been confirmed in positions at the luxury-included...

Police to host concert, sports day in St James
Jamaica Observer

ALBION, St James — The Area One police say they will be using two upcoming events in St James to foster a better relationship with residents in western Jamaica. Local News Sat, 18 Mar 2017 02:00:00 GMT Sandals...

Japanese Gov’t funds expansion of St Mary, St Thomas schools
Jamaica Observer

Students at Highgate Primary and Junior High in St Mary and Middleton Primary School in St Thomas will soon be able to enjoy improved facilities at their respective institutions through the assistance of the Japanese...

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