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It is clear that neither the port of Port-of-Spain nor the Point Lisas port can accommodate a modern container facility.
President of the Jamaica Teachers' Association Dr Mark Nicely is calling on the Government to immediately withdraw the proposed tax on bank withdrawals.
By Chris Patterson KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Minister of finance and planning, Dr Peter Phillips, says Jamaica will continue to use a market determined exchange rate.
Less than three weeks ago, Vybz Kartel was sentenced to life in prison over the murder of dancehall artist Clive "Lizard" Williams.
It's been a tough winter. Spring is taking its leisurely time in getting here as well.
Q: My purse was recently stolen, along with my wallet which had my United States Social Security Card in it.
I suppose in the great scheme of things that my criminal record is pretty short: one ticket, one arrest and one investigation.
The Caribbean Sea, home to a vibrant ecosystem benefitting fisherfolk, the tourism industry and the region's people alike is currently threatened.
The case involving two St James men, who were reportedly held with over two pounds of cocaine last March, stalled in the Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court following the revelation that cellular phone information was outstanding from the prosecution's case file.
THERE are more than seven billion people living on planet Earth. Our planet is at a critical juncture.
A man has thanked LBC for changing his life after his call to LBC launched a campaign to allow his Jamaican sister to be his kidney donor.
Fresh off the Easter Holidays and the power of the resurrection messages, I hope everyone is ready for "newness of life".
Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .
Indeed, he tells us that ailments such as diabetes, heart disease, hypertension and cancers result in 70 per cent of deaths in Jamaica and are leading causes of disability.
Noted Jamaica-born Professor Economics and Finance at New York University's Leonard N Stern School of Business, Peter Blair Henry, is scheduled to deliver the 2014 Sir Arthur Lewis Distinguished Lecture on Thursday at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Port-of-Spain.
The Cornwall Regional Hospital last week received a well-needed cash injection of $8.25 million from the We Care Foundation.