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

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Gas price up $1.42, diesel falls

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 | 4:59 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Gas prices will increase by $1.42 come tomorrow.

87 and 90-octane gasoline will sell for $110.25 and $$111.91per litre respectively.

Automotive diesel drops $2.62 to sell at $114.12 per litre.

Kerosene and butane will also see a decrease in price, retailing for $117.11 and $55.13 per litre in that order.

Propane will sell for $42.52, up $2.92 per litre over last week.

Retailers and marketing agents will add their respective markup.

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