Obviously frightened by the ghost of the 2006 Trafigura controversy, the governing People's National Party (PNP) has decided to back off from a possible deal which could result in the state entity Petrojam losing some US$140 million in revenue each year.
With reports surfacing of a split in the Cabinet over the future of the Easton Douglas-led National Housing Trust (NHT) board, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller seems set to cast the deciding vote if it stays or goes.
Under-pressure chairman of the National Housing Trust (NHT), Easton Douglas, is welcoming a proposal from the Opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) to mount a legal challenge against the purchase of the Trelawny property which housed the Outameni Experience.
The Kingston and St Andrew Corporation (KSAC), the municipal body which manages billions of taxpayers' dollars in the two most populated parishes in the island, has no clue about how much property it owns.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Opposition Spokesman on Housing Dr Horace Chang says Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller must show NHT Contributors that she has their interests at heart by removing the remaining members of the board and insisting on an immediate independent investigation of the Outameni issue.
LILLE, France (AP) — Roger Federer defeated Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 in the first reverse singles match Sunday as Switzerland won the Davis Cup final against France by taking an unassailable 3-1 lead.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The third instalment of the blockbuster Hunger Games action movie series starring Jennifer Lawrence tallied $123 million in ticket sales to top weekend box office charts, according to studio estimates.