MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica —An eight member team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) headed by Jan Kees Martijn is due to arrive in the resort city of Montego Bay today (May 23) to meet with private sector officials over the next two days.
PARIS (AP) ·· International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde is facing questions at a special Paris court Thursday over her role in the 400 million euro (US$520 million) pay·off to a controversial businessman when she was France'
WASHINGTON (CMC) – The Inter·American Development Bank (IDB) says it will support a US$3 million technical cooperation project to help the government of Haiti test different renewable energy solutions with the goal of expanding rural electrif
BELMOPAN, Belize (CMC) · The death of 12 babies at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital (KHMH), has been linked to the outbreak of enterobacter cloacae – an organism that is said to be responsible for major outbreaks in Neonatal Intensive Care
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Opposition legislators walked out of Parliament Wednesday as Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar stood to end a debate on a motion of no confidence that had been filed against her government by Opposition Leader Dr
KINGSTON, Jamaica · On Labour Day, staff members from LIME put their hands to work at the Homestead Place of Safety, located in Stony Hill. The team was joined by three of LIME’s newest brand ambassadors, duo Ity & Fancy Cat and Donald &lsquo
LABOUR Day activities could be disrupted by heavy rains today as a trough is expected to influence weather activity across the island, according to the National Meteorological Service.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) – The Jamaica government says it will write off the outstanding mortgage balances for 50 homeowners as part of the country’s 50th anniversary of political independence.
ST ANN, Jamaica · The body of a man was this morning discovered with the throat slashed and hands bound in the vicinity of the Buckfield Community Centre in Ocho Rios.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) – The Jamaican government is to table amendments to the Caribbean Community (Free Movement of Skilled Persons) Act) to broaden the categories of skilled nationals able to access jobs in regional countries.
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) – More than 18,000 voters in the Cayman Islands are are going to the polls today to elect a new government with political observers pointing to the possibility of a coalition administration emerging after the ballot
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica · Prominent Montego Bay attorney Nathan Robb has been elected to serve as president of the influential Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MBCCI).
KINGSTON, Jamaica· Sixteen·year·old Shaquira Soares of Canary Avenue, Kingston 11 has been missing since Tuesday, May 21.
KINGSTON, Jamaica · The Jamaican dollar lost against both its North American counterparts at the end of trading today.
LONDON (AP) ·· In a brutal daylight attack which raised fears that terrorism had returned to London, two men with butcher knives hacked another man to death near a military barracks Wednesday before police wounded them in a shootout.
THE Ministry of Education, in an effort to reduce violence in schools, says it will this summer introduce several initiatives, including a redefinition of the roles of guidance counsellors and deans of discipline.
KINGSTON, Jamaica · A man was shot dead by unknown assailants along Twickenham Close in the St Andrew South Police Division this afternoon.
LONDON, England (AP) — A first edition copy of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" that contains author J K Rowling's notes and original illustrations has sold for Ł150,000 (US$228,000) at a London auction.
KINGSTON, Jamaica · The Charles Gordon Market in Montego Bay and the Spanish Town Market will both receive a Labour Day facelift by the respective parish councils in collaboration with Columbus Communications Jamaica Limited.
ST JAMES, Jamaica · Constable Ricardo McKay, who was assigned to the Anchovy Police Station in St James died last night at about 10:20pm in Content, Hanover.
According to Jarod Whitely, principal of the Osbourne Road·based institution, despite numerous warnings some parents have refused to settle outstanding accounts.
MIAMI (CMC) · United States federal prosecutors have indicted three foreigners in a US$27 million cocaine bust in the Caribbean Sea.
MOORE, Oklahoma (AP) ·· Parents and guardians stood in the muddy grass outside a suburban Oklahoma City church, listening as someone with a bullhorn called out the names of children who were being dropped off ·· survivors of a
KINGSTON, Jamaica — A Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) staff member has been arrested and charged in connection with missing documents from the agency.
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