With several businesses trying to grab last-minute Christmas shoppers with promotions, giveaways, and competitions with "attractive prizes", local consumer-protection agencies are urging members of the public to be on the lookout for tricksters.
With fresh questions being raised about the significance of some of the civic-society groups operating locally, commentator Martin Henry is defending their work which he says "is crucial to democracy and needs to be further strengthened".
It was two years in the making, but last Thursday Natalie was able to keep a promise to her three daughters as they were finally able to see their father who is serving time at the Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre in downtown Kingston.
Jamaican goat farmers are losing millions of dollars in potential earnings because of their decision to rely mainly on the sale of the meat while ignoring other valuable items that they could supply to the domestic and international market.
WASHINGTON (CMC) – The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the US Department of Homeland Security, in consultation with the Department of State, have announced that five Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries are eligible to participate in the H-2A and H-2B visa programmes for the coming year.