35 min ago | Jamaica Observer
AS the Jamaica National Building Society kicked off celebrations in the UK to mark 25 years of operations there, General Manager Earl Jarrett has affirmed that the organisation has remained true to its original mission of building a financial bridge between Jamaicans in England and Jamaica, and creating channels to address the need, both locally ... (more)
4 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
On Wednesday, however, the three - all wards of the State - each received cheques from a New York-based charity in the value of US$4,000, enough to pay the year's. "I wasn't planning on applying to Students' Loan Bureau or anything, but I didn't know where was going to come from," Haynes told the Jamaica Observer after the presentation which took ... (more)
8 hrs ago | The Gleaner
Prominent Montego Bay-based attorney-at-law Nathan Robb became the new president of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Wednesday and immediately warned the police that the chamber would be quite vocal when matters of concern arose.
Stony Brook University sweethearts Tara and Frank settled into an 11th floor apartment with views of the ocean after graduation.
By Derrick A Scott ATLANTA, USA -- Mayor of Atlanta, Kasim Reid, is to lead a trade delegation to Montego Bay, Jamaica, comprising 12 of Atlanta top business executives, in an effort to deepen the trading relationship between the two sister cities.
Looks like some gigs from the Lights Out tour have already been called off before it even started.
The late Honourable Joyce Lilieth Robinson , who died on Sunday, May 12, aged 87, was essentially two persons - the dedicated public servant who stamped her brand on empowerment through education, and the devoted family member and friend for whom no favour was too difficult or inconvenient to grant.
Administrator at the home, Jacinth Bonner, said a number of roofs to the cottages need repair as very often they would leak.
Locally owned businesses continue to operate at a significant disadvantage, as a direct result of misguided government policies which allow for tax incentives and waivers to multinationals while taxing the local operations mercilessly.
Prime Minister Michael Manley announcing plans for a workers resort development to a press conference at Jamaica House on May 22, 1974.
A group of investors, including chief executive officer of Progressive Motors, Jeffrey Panton, has acquired Kingston Industrial Garage , Jamaica's oldest car dealership and one of the remaining assets Lascelles deMercado has sought to divest.
University of Delaware women's outdoor track & field standouts Latoya James and Amira Idris have extended their seasons for at least one more week as both will compete at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field East Regional Championship this week at North Carolina A&T University.
A: Plan ahead and take responsibility for your own safety before an emergency arises.
Nickeisha McDonald, common-law wife of Constable Richardo 'Shawn' McKay and mother of two of his four children, is not ready to accept the theory that he had accidentally shot himself.
AFTER SITTING in the well of the Senate for more than two hours on Friday, watching as the members showered accolades on new president Floyd Morris, Sophia Frazer-Binns took the oath of office pledging to do all she can to advance the cause of Jamaica's development.