Jamaica: News Updates

THE history of third parties caving in under the pressure of the dominant Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and the People's National Party (PNP) has not thwarted former talkshow host and children's advocate Betty Ann Blaine from launching a new political party -- New Nation...

Ingrid Brown
August 5, 2010

THE Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Wednesday concluded the first review of Jamaica's economic performance under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) and said that the island appeared set to meet targets and benchmarks for the end of this month.

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June 25, 2010
KINGSTON, Jamaica, Monday May 10, 2010 – The government of Jamaica has signed a US$2.3 million grant agreement for a community-based Landslide Risk Reduction Project....
May 10, 2010