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Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

JSE WEEKLY MARKET SUMMARYNovember 16, 2018In Friday 's trading session the following reflect the movement of the JSE Indices: -ï The JSE Index declined by 1,500.36 points ( 0.42 %) to close at 354,287.88.ï The JSE All Jamaican Composite Index...

Published:Sunday | November 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARIS (AP):One protester was killed and 106 others were injured at roadblocks set up around France yesterday as citizens angry at rising fuel taxes rose up in a grass-roots movement and posed a new challenge to President Emmanuel Macron.Police...

Published:Saturday | November 17, 2018 | 11:23 PM

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC - Hayley Matthews burst to life in a special Player-of-the-Match performance as West Indies romped into the semi-finals of the ICC Women's Twenty20 World Cup with a crushing 83-run victory over Sri Lanka here Friday night....

Published:Saturday | November 17, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Immunity from civil liability and the use of false names by witnesses are among a raft of measures that have been proposed by the Ministry of National Security to strengthen Jamaica's anti-gang legislation.Further, the national security ministry...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

New Fortress Energy (NFE), a global energy infrastructure company, has announced that 14 students at The University of the West Indies, Mona, have been awarded with scholarships to the tune of over J$16 million.Among the recipients are recent...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):Senate Republicans are facing renewed pressure to pass legislation to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller, with a handful of GOP senators urging their leadership to hold a vote now that President Donald Trump has pushed out...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ESCUINAPA (AP):Migrants in a caravan of Central Americans scrambled to reach the US border, catching rides on buses and trucks for hundreds of miles in the last leg of their journey Wednesday as the first sizable groups began arriving in the border...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

German automaker Volkswagen will convert three factories in Germany to manufacture electric cars, ramping up production of zero-local emission cars ahead of tougher European emissions standards, the company said Wednesday.Wolfsburg-based Volkswagen...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

There is unwavering optimism among business leaders for further reduction in Jamaica's unemployment rate,which has dropped to an all-time low of 8.4 per cent.The out-turn, captured in the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) July 2018 Labour...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TVJ* 6:30 pm - TVJ's Junior Schools' Challenge QuizGeorge Headley Primary v St. Jude's Primary* 9:00 pm - Centre Circle............................................................RJR 94 FM10:00 am - Hotline - Emily Shields and Daniel Thompson2:00 pm...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Audley Shaw has secured a deal with a company that will purchase at least 30,000 boxes of coffee beans at a reasonable price from coffee farmers."One company stopped buying coffee last week,...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ST JOHN'S, Antigua, (CMC):West Indies have suffered a major setback ahead of the two-Test tour of Bangladesh starting next Wednesday in Chittagong, after talismanic captain Jason Holder was ruled out with a shoulder injury.The 27-year-old has a...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

A year and a half after its establishment, the Caribbean Maritime Merchant Marine Cadet Corps (CMMC), the newest uniform group in high schools in Jamaica and an operational arm of the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU), is already showing signs of...

Published:Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 11:12 PM

I am not convinced that the allocated $1-billion enhancement work programme recently announced by Prime Minister Andrew Holiness is actually a gift to all constituencies. With diminished funding distributed to all parish councils island- wide over...

Published:Wednesday | November 14, 2018 | 11:07 PM
Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1. It was quite an embarrassing scene when father and son met up at the pharmacy, shopping for condoms. The son is a single man, but daddy is married to his mom, and he is a man of the cloth, too.2. Some people are expecting drama over that once-...

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GAZA CITY (AP):Palestinian militants bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells Monday, while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since a 2014 war....

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

In a time when various communities are under zones of special operations or state of emergency, the Ministry of Labour and Social Security (MLSS), through its Electronic Labour Exchange team - a part of the Ministry's Labour Market Information...

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

RJR group scheduleTVJ* 10:00 am - The X Factor UK LIVE Performance Show #4 (RB)* 1:05 pm - Daytime LIVE............................................................TVJSNFIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Uruguay 2018 (LIVE)* 12:00 pm - Brazil vs Japan* 3:...

Published:Tuesday | November 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MIAMI (AP):Jimmy Butler is in Philadelphia, and upon his arrival, he immediately began talking about winning a championship.'The Process' has a whole new meaning.Butler, a four-time All-Star forward, is now officially a member of the 76ers, after...

Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 11:13 PM

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has been appointed to the board of sitting ministers and appointed public officials of the newly formed African Tourism Board Association. The organisation, which is part of the International Coalition of Tourism...

Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 11:08 PM
Published:Monday | November 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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