Man’s house burns down after helping fire victim – Good Samaritan gifted with new home

Though he is a man of little means, Fitzroy Mannings has always been one to help people. Some five years ago, when a woman’s house was burnt down, he offered her and her daughter accommodation in his humble home, not knowing that he would experience the same fate soon. “It was a Sunday. I was… Continue reading Man’s house burns down after helping fire victim – Good Samaritan gifted with new home

On The Corner | Duncan Determined To Lead EPOC Success

Keith Duncan, co-chairman of the Government’s Economic Programme Oversight Committee (EPOC), told residents of Swallowfield in St Andrew that he was determined to lead the charge for the success of the plan of action that hopefully would rescue Jamaica from further economic ruin. Duncan, who heard residents insisting on a right to be heard in… Continue reading On The Corner | Duncan Determined To Lead EPOC Success

EPOC Proposes Analysis Of Tax Revenue Performance

Economic Programme Oversight Committee (EPOC) Co-Chairman Keith Duncan is proposing that the Government analyse the overperformance in tax revenue inflows recorded for the 2016-17 fiscal year to determine the underlying factors driving this outcome. This, he said, should be done to ensure that this out-turn can be sustained over the long term. He posited the… Continue reading EPOC Proposes Analysis Of Tax Revenue Performance