Month: July 2017

Sakima Mullings Wins Wray and Nephew Contender 2017

Sakima Mullings Wins Wray and Nephew Contender 2017 Mullings won by way of a Knock Out in Round Six of the contest. At yesterday’s weigh-in Mullings, who came in at 154 in his semi-final bout and looked a bit sluggish, weighed in two pounds less. Rose, who has a knockout option pending, weighed in at…

Jamaica Loses 2-1 to USA in Gold Cup Final 2017

Jamaica Loses 2-1 to USA in Gold Cup Final 2017 Heighlights The U.S. men’s national team captured its sixth Gold Cup title with the Americans capturing the trophy on Jordan Morris’s 88th-minute winner, which delivered a 2-1 triumph over upstart Jamaica at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, Wednesday night. Jozy Altidore opened the scoring…

Radio Shack coming to Jamaica

​The first RadioShack store in Jamaica will open soon at the Bargain Centre Mall in Mandeville, Manchester as part of Unicomer Jamaica’s network of retail stores. The company also operates the Courts, Lucky Dollar, Courts Optical, Courts Ready Cash and Ashley Home Store. The Unicomer Group recently opened six similar RadioShack stores in Trinidad, Barbados…

2017 Top 30 High Schools

2017 Top 30 High Schools The rankings are calculated by local think tank, Educate Jamaica, based on the number of grade-eleven students who passed at least five subjects, including mathematics and/or English language in the 2016 Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate exams.   Campion College (100%) 2017 ranking: 1 2016 ranking: 2 Immaculate Conception High (99.9%) 2017 ranking: 2 2016 ranking:…

All NHT first-time applicants can now get $5.5-million loan

ALL first-time applicants for mortgages from the National Housing Trust (NHT) should now be able to access the full loan ceiling of $5.5 million, regardless of the age of the homes they are purchasing. Effective yesterday, the policy changes to the NHT’s individual loan limit will enable eligible contributors to access the full amount to…

Devin Di Dakta hits Billboard

Devin Di Dakta hits Billboard FORMER Magnum King of the Dancehall winner, Devin Di Dakta has become the first contestant from the televised competition to enter the Billboard charts. The deejay is featured on the track Oh Devil by California band Electric Guest. The song enters the Billboard Hot Rock Songs chart at number 47.…

Come Home to Berkshire Court

Welcome to Berkshire Court. These duplex two bedroom units are located in Spanish Town, along the northwestern section of the Brunswick Avenue, 2KM Northwest of the Spanish Town Center. With lot sizes of 2,906 – 3875 sq. ft. and unit size of 720 sq. ft, these units are designed with timber frame roof, ceramic floor tiles,…