Govt puts hold on JUTC fare increase

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Government has put a hold in the implementation of a fare increase for the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) OBSERVER ONLINE has learned. The decision follows a meeting this morning between Transport Minister Omar Davies and stakeholders in the transport sector. The increase ... Read more


Kite Fest for Westmoreland

Tuesday, January 01, 2013    

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THE Western Kite Fest takes place today at Mannings High School in Westmoreland.

As usual, the day-long event focuses on kiting but organisers have gone for a strong entertainment line-up to attract patrons.

Dancehall acts I Octane, Tommy Lee, Romaine Virgo, Jah Vinci and Tiana are part of the entertainment segment which starts at 10:00 pm.

"Kite Fest is growing in popularit. It's a family event, we always give the patrons a great entertainment package each year and the people love it," said promoter Tia Rainford.



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