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JAMAICA | Financial Transaction Rules need Right Balance says Phillips

KINGSTON, Jamaica, January 30, 2020 -   Opposition Leader and People’s National Party (PNP) President Dr. Peter Phillips, says in order to ensure that legitimate businesses in Jamaica are not compromised, Jamaica needs to find the right balance while complying with global rules governing financial transactions.

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JAMAICA | Latest Ranking Confirms Island's Corrupt Image says Opposition

KINGSTON, Jamaica, January 23, 2020: The People’s National Party (PNP) says Jamaica’s four-point plunge in the most recent Transparency International corruption perception index is of serious concern and must be understood in the context of the rampant and relentless theft of public funds across several government agencies.

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JAMAICA | Golding laments Foreign Exchange Market woes

KINGSTON, Jamaica, January 16, 2020: Jamaica’s foreign exchange market continues to be plagued by the triple woes of a chronically volatile exchange rate, acute shortage of supply of foreign exchange to serve the real economy, and a lack of transparency in the Forex operations of authorised dealers.

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JAMAICA | RADA Probe - PNP says the facts will speak for themselves

Kingston, Jamaica, November 22, 2019: Against the background of credibility challenges and vehement denials by the Chairman of the RADA board, the People’s National Party (PNP) says it is aware of the concerns expressed by citizens regarding the revelations concerning the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) Farm Roads Rehabilitation Programme, ans wants the auditor general's probe to be expedited.

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JAMAICA | Auditor General asked to audit RADA Farm Roads Rehabilitation Programme

KINGSTON, Jamaica. November 20, 2019 -  Opposition Leader and President of the People’s National Party (PNP), Dr. Peter Phillips,  has written  Auditor General Pamela Monroe Ellis, requesting a full financial investigation of the Farm Roads Rehabilitation Programme undertaken by the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) during the financial years 2017/18 and 2018/19.

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JAMAICA | Patriots wants Gov't to address the shortage of US dollars

KINGSTON, Jamaica, October 31, 2019: The People’s National Party’s (PNP) young professionals affiliate, the Patriots - is calling on the Government of Jamaica to take urgent steps to address the critical shortage of US Dollars, which is becoming more and more acute by the day, and presenting difficulties to many sectors of the economy.

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JAMAICA | PNP wants update on all corruption investigations says Phillips

Kingston, Jamaica. October 10, 2019. The Leader of the Opposition, Dr Peter Phillips says comments by Dr. Horace Chang, in his capacity as the Minister in charge of the government, regarding the Opposition’s call for status reports on the corruption, investigations is laced with mischief and is a fundamental misunderstanding of the role of Government in democratic societies.

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JAMAICA | Explain Decision to close the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica ! says Paulwell

KINGSTON, Jamaica. September 13, 2019: The People’s National Party’s (PNP) Shadow Minister of Mining and Energy, Mr. Phillip Paulwell wants both Prime Minister Andrew Holness and Energy Minister Flaval Williams, to provide  immediate justification of the Cabinet’s decision to close the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) and subsume its functions in the Ministry of Mining, Energy and Technology (MSET).
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