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The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) copped the prestigious RG Platinum Award for its distinguished contribution to the field of business at the RJRGLEANER Honour Awards Gala yesterday evening. Record-setting profits have opened wealth streams to a...

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) sparkled the brightest on Friday night copping the 2019 RG Platinum Award at New Kingston’s Jamaica Pegasus Hotel. Seven other category winners in the RJRGLEANER Honour Awards were contenders for the top...

Italians aboard the Costa Luminosa cruise ship were restricted from disembarking on Jamaican soil when the ship docked at the Ocho Rios terminal in St Ann yesterday. Minister of Health and Wellness Dr Christopher Tufton said that based on the...

The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) has called for sweeping changes to the country’s tax-collection structure in order to achieve faster economic growth, recommending a simplification and modernisation of the tax system. Despite achieving...

The St Catherine South Police are reporting that DNA evidence has linked a St Catherine man to several cases of rape committed in the division over a period of time. The alleged rapist, who has been identified as 27-year-old Chaddane...

The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and the People’s National Party (PNP) received more than $100 million to battle in the April 4, 2019, Portland East by-election. Some 10 months after the dust has settled, with the JLP’s Ann Marie Vaz emerging...

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has indicated that his Government has never sought to cover up any of the seismic scandals that has rocked his administration during its four years in office to date. “The Government has always accepted that there have...

Daryl Vaz’s Cabinet post remains safe for now as Prime Minister Andrew Holness continues to “carefully” weigh issues surrounding the revocation of his United States (US) visa. In a statement last November, the US Embassy in Kingston revealed that...

The results of the latest RJRGLEANER Group-commissioned Don Anderson Poll, which shows Jamaica split on the effectiveness of states of public emergency (SOEs), did not surprise security expert Robert Finzi-Smith, who says that the issue of crime...

President of the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) Students’ Union Khalil Hutchinson is cautioning fellow students against taking life for granted. Hutchinson was speaking with The Gleaner on the heels of a triple fatal crash early Thursday...
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