‘Draw brakes’
Jamaica Observer

Portia Simpson Miller yesterday told the Government to roll back the $13.5 billion worth of taxes proposed to finance the 2017/18 budget. Local News Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Goverment to implement public sector...

CONCACAF office will boost football in Jamaica and wider region, says Grange
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange, says the establishment of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF)...

McDonald's apologises for hacked tweet slamming Trump
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — McDonald's apologised Thursday after it briefly posted on Twitter a blast criticising President Donald Trump, which the company blamed on a hack from an external source. Local News...

NSWMA to clear, beautify entrance to Riverton Meadows
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA), is to clear and beautify the front of Riverton Meadows, in St Andrew. Local News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:06:17 GMT McDonald's apologises...

US man sentenced for posting online threat against Obama
Jamaica Observer

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to time served after pleading guilty to posting on an FBI website that he planned to kill the president of the United States. Local News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:31:28...

Simpson Miller proposes Special Standing Committee on social security
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Outgoing Leader of the Opposition, Portia Simpson Miller, is proposing that a Special Standing Committee on Social Security be established in Parliament, aimed at increasing participation in...

Portmore start CFU Championship with win
Jamaica Gleaner

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC):Portmore United and Puerto Rico FC launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union's Club Championship title with contrasting victories on Tuesday.Portmore stopped Scholars International of...

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman's Scholars International
Jamaica Observer

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Local News Wed,...

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman's Scholars International
Jamaica Observer

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Local News Wed,...

Gov't announces programme to rehabilitate youth offenders
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security, Pearnel Charles Jr has announced the Government’s flagship programme to rehabilitate youth offenders and high-risk young...

Free access to all government websites
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — All Government websites can now be accessed free of cost from any Internet-compatible device. Local News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 21:51:30 GMT Gov't announces programme to rehabilitate youth...

Charles heads Jabloteh to CFU six-team finals
Trinidad Guardian

Tyrone Charles scored off his head to seal San Juan Jabloteh’s place in the six-team final round of the 2017 Caribbean Football Union Club Championship with a 1-0 win over Group E host team System 3 Sport Academy at...

Olympics: Los Angeles bid team 'solely focused' on 2024
Jamaica Observer

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Leaders of Los Angeles's Olympic bid said Thursday they remain "soley focused" on 2024 amid speculation the runner-up at a key vote this year could be offered the right to stage the...

Increased taxes on gasoline, alcohol, motor vehicle licensing
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaicans will have to brace for increases in the price of gasoline, alcohol, and motor vehicle licensing as early as next week. Local News Thu, 09 Mar 2017 21:03:55 GMT Olympics: Los Angeles bid...

Windies weren't up to scratch, says frustrated Holder
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — A frustrated captain Jason Holder on Thursday offered a sobering assessment of his side’s performance, after they were humbled by 186 runs in the third and final One-Day...

UPDATE: England rout Windies by 186 runs, sweep series
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AFP) — England thrashed a hapless West Indies by 186 runs on Thursday to win the third one-day international and sweep the series 3-0. Local News Thu, 09 Mar 2017 16:00:06 GMT Photo: Digicel...

Photo: Digicel Grand Prix Pic of the Day
Jamaica Observer

St Jago’s Jahvel Granville wins the boys Class Three 100m hurdles at the Digicel Central Athletics Championship at GC Foster College yesterday. He clocked 13.96 seconds. (Photo: Bryan Cummings) Local Sports Thu, 09...

Haynes, Greenidge to headline celebrity event
Jamaica Observer

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) — Legendary former West Indies opening duo Desmond Haynes and Gordon Greenidge, will headline a celebrity event here next week hosted by Cayman Cricket. Local Sports Thu, 09 Mar 2017...

Windies Women clash with arch-rivals Aussies in opener
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies Women will open their Women’s World Cup campaign in June against arch-rivals Australia Women in a repeat of last year’s Twenty20 World Cup final in India. Local Sports...

Much still at stake in Oval ODI, reminds Estwick
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies may have already conceded the three-match one-Day series to England, but bowling coach Roddy Estwick has warned there is still much at stake in today’s final encounter at...

Windies chase valuable win as whitewash looms
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Back-to-back defeats to England last weekend have left West Indies facing a second-straight series whitewash, a fate they will earnestly attempt to avoid when they contest the final...

St James Cricket Association 40-over finalists known Sunday
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The finalists in the St James Cricket Association’s Heroy Clarke-sponsored 40-over competition will be decided this Sunday following the playing of the fourth round of matches. Local...

WICB, UNICEF roll out training of trainers workshop
Jamaica Observer

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and UNICEF concluded its three-day training of trainers workshop with 20 trainees drawn from the Child Development Agency (CDA). Local Sports Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT St James...

Holland High hunt third win in ISSA schoolgirls’ basketball
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Holland High will go for three straight wins tomorrow when they take on Montego Bay High School in the first game of an Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association Western Conference...

Sandals SC eye semi-final berth in Western Confed
Jamaica Observer

GRANVILLE, St James — Sandals South Coast can secure a spot in the semi-finals of the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation Charley’s JB Rum Super League with a win over defending champions Granville...

Alliance Moneygram/McKay Security KSAFA Under-20 tourney set to kick off March 14
Jamaica Observer

Defending champions Boys’ Town FC will open the new season of the Alliance Moneygram/McKay Security KSAFA Under-20 football competition against Olympic Gardens FC at Collie Smith Drive next Tuesday. Local Sports Thu,...

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