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


Woman feared dead after Bog Walk crash

BY KIMMO MATTHEWS Observer Staff Reporter

Friday, September 07, 2012 | 3:32 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — A woman is feared dead following a motor vehicle crash along the Bog Walk Gorge, St Catherine today.

Police reports are that at about 2:30pm a Coaster bus was travelling along the Gorge towards Spanish Town when it collided with a truck.

A piece of metal reportedly flew from the truck and pierced the chest of the woman who was trapped in the vehicle.

Police are on the scene conducting investigations.



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