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Your news in a nutshell Yetanya’s mom flees Arnett Gardens Fuller backs Whitmore Three Miles traffic changes St Thomas lacking water St Catherine soldier missing 60% or no fifth form -Calabar 1. Yetanya’s mom flees Arnett Gardens Worshippers at the Inner City for Christ Ministry in Arnett Gardens fell to the floor in fear as […]
Your news in a nutshell PM Youth Awards to focus on community leaders 5.2 earthquake hits offshore Westmoreland MoBay gets its first medical herb house ‘Real tragedy’ – Woman’s body found in igloo More traffic changes for Kgn Reggae Girlz strike Cuba 1. PM Youth Awards to focus on community leaders State Minister for Youth […]
Your news in a nutshell Police Fed says cops ‘restive’ Christian lawyers speak out on abortion Reggae Girlz ‘getting somewhere’ Police ticked off by wage talk delays Fantasy Beach to be upgraded Barrett blasted for ‘sexist’ comments on female refs 1. Police Federation says cops ‘restive’ The Jamaica Police Federation says it is to hold […]
Published in 2017, the latest State of the Jamaica Climate report “attempts to provide a concise overview of what is available and known about Jamaica’s climate”, and importantly make the case for the need to include climate considerations in decision making. In a sentence, the summary of climate projections indicate rising temperatures, decreased rainfall, rising sea […]
Your news in a nutshell Tax on G Sugar! American Airlines Goes Cashless in Jamaica China Harbour to Redesign MoBay’s North & South Gullies Portland to Benefit from 9 Cruise Ships Ntini Edwards Shines with 8 Grade Ones in CSEC Investment Property Purchases Rise As Short-Stay Rentals Spike 1. Tax on G Sugar! Unscrupulous manufacturers […]
Why is it that the most valuable land in Kingston is far away from the coast? In most modern metropolises all the most valuable land is right on the coastline. Kingston has had it backwards for a very long time. Not anymore it seems. New reporting out of the Washington Post and studies from Harvard, […]
Your news in a nutshell NESOL verbal corruption Another Monymusk bailout commitment 20 sure of Windrush compensation Police cars useless St James most wanted killed Image is everything for athletes 1. NESOL verbal corruption “Verbal corruption” allowed the state-owned National Energy Solution Limited (NESol) to hire a private firm, Peak Energy Solutions Limited, and pay […]
Your news in a nutshell 80% of J’cans got Chik-V Decomposing body of murder suspect found Actor Burt Reynolds is dead JFF, Umbro unveil new kits Hurricane Florence now Category 2 Not enough referees 1. 80% of J’cans got Chik-V Yesterday, the Jamaica Health and Lifestyle Survey III confirmed the widely held speculation that more […]
They say a picture tells a story better than any article every could. The Main JSE Market has a market capitalization of approximately J$1.215Trillion. Three out of the 33 securities on the Main JSE Market occupy just less than 49.7% of the market capitalization. Putting that into perspective, 3 companies are worth J$603Bln, almost as […]
Your news in a nutshell Shanoya Wray’s family protests Hurricanes Florence, Issac trouble C’bean Shaw to link ganja farmers to processors No water in some of Westmoreland? Three dead in Porus crash Seaga doesn’t like dancehall 1. Shanoya Wray’s family protests Family and supporters of Shanoya Wray, whose decomposing was found in a house in […]
Your news in a nutshell Major fire at Ashenheim houses Motorists blame NWA for traffic Blake relays disappointment Oliver and Maffy make big moves Inadequate education hurting potential growth T’dad cineplex eyeing Ja 1. Major fire at Ashenheim houses Firefighters have been working since about 1 o’clock this morning to extinguish a major fire […]
Your news in a nutshell Cops under attack at Swallowfield Avoid Swallowfield, Arthur Wint area Gilbert memories: 30 years later Major crash along Sir Florizel Glasspole Highway 9 road deaths in 3 days Gayle, Russell icons in Afghan league 1. Cops under attack at Swallowfield Police personnel and residents had to scamper for cover yesterday […]
Your news in a nutshell NESOL messy affair Easton Douglas to get state funeral Large fire at Duke, Sutton intersection in Downton Kgn Southern highway project first phase to begin soon Reid orders search for booted Calabar 11 Prof Dale Webber making his mark 1. NESOL messy affair As Parliament’s Public Administration and Appropriations Committee […]
Following up on the NEPA Report on Riverton 2018, here are 4 quick facts on Benzene exposure. Benzene was found to be at high level during the fire. According to the NEPA Report, “The guideline concentration for benzene in ambient air as stated in the NRCA (Air Quality) Regulations 2006 is 1μg/m3 annually. This indicates […]
What is Toluene? Toluene has a variety of uses: Added to gasolene to improve the octane rating To produce benzene As a solvent in paints,coatings, adhesives, inks and cleaning agents In the production of polymers to make plastic bottles In the production of polyurethanes to make pharmaceuticals, dyes and cosmetic nail products. Following up on […]
What is PM2.5? PM is an abbreviation for Particulate Matter. Basically, Particulate Matter or PM is a mix of all the solid and liquid “stuff” in the air. Unfortunately, it doesn’t stay way up in the air, it eventually makes its way down to the ground and sometimes into our lungs and can affect us […]
What is NO2? Nitrogen Dioxide, or NO2 is only one of a dangerous family of gases known as Nitrogen Oxides or NOx. NO2 gets in the air from burning fuel. Generally, the combustion of fuel coming from cars, buses, trucks, power plants and heavy equipment. The WHO states that “At short-term (one hour), concentrations exceeding […]
It seems like a recurring conversation. Fire at the Riverton dump. We now have a fourth published report by the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) into fires at the Riverton dump, relating to fires in 2012, 2014, 2015 and now 2018. Here are six quick findings from the report, 1. There was a negative […]
Your news in a nutshell Business Operators Near Three Miles Chide Gov’t For Downturn In Sales Almost Four Murders A Day So Far This Month Ski Mask Gang Resurfaces, As Concerns Heighten in Trelawny Three More Movies Set For Filming In Jamaica Less Optimism About Business Conditions 5 Questions With George Nooks – Reggae Singer […]
The Government of Jamaica announced bans on single-use plastic bags and straws as well as Styrofoam, taking effect on January 1, 2019. Here are some details on what that means for producers and consumers. Ban On Plastics Bags * There will be a ban on the importation, manufacturing, distribution, and use of all single-use plastic carrier bags […]