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


MoBay businessplace evacuated after fumes affect workers

Friday, August 24, 2012 | 2:41 PM    

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MONTEGO BAY, St James — Members of the St James Fire Service are now ventilating the ACS business processing company building in Freeport, Montego Bay where fumes affected a number of staff members this morning.

According to the Fire Service the fumes came from an overheating UPS system in the building.

Preliminary reports are that the affected people sought medical assistance, however their condition is uncertain.

It is also not clear the number of people who had to seek medical treatment.

Two weeks ago, a similar incident reportedly occurred at the facility.



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