Finance minister says he will review tax measures

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Minister of Finance Peter Phillips, while addressing a meeting with a number of trade union leaders Thursday morning, indicated that he will be "conducting a review of the announced revenue measures and will shortly announce if any adjustments will be made". A release from the ... Read more


Man arrested in Orange Street killing

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 | 11:49 AM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica - Police today arrested one man and seized a firearm in connection with the shooting death of an unidentified man on Orange Street, downtown Kingston this morning.

The police reported that at about 6:00 am persons alerted them that gunshots were heard in the vicinity of Orange Street.

The body of the unidentified man was subsequently found.

Police, who are still carrying out investigations, say they have arrested one man, however, a motive for the killing has not been ascertained.



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