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Why Is Jamaica Selling Out Its Environment to a Blacklisted International Conglomerate?
Tourism has long been the leading economic sector in Jamaica, bringing in half of all foreign revenue to support a quarter of all jobs. Yet government officials now risk jeopardizing that lucrative business, and Jamaica’s reputation in the international community, with a secretive deal to let a Chinese company build a mega-freighter seaport smack-dab in the nation’s largest natural protected ...(4/22/2014 7:17:58 PM)
Jamaica Inn hit by 'sound issues'
More than 100 viewers complain BBC period drama Jamaica Inn is "incomprehensible", as many resort to subtitles to understand the dialogue.(4/22/2014 12:37:18 PM)
Smoke from dump fire blankets parts of Jamaica
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Foul-smelling gray smoke is covering areas around Jamaica's seaside capital as a fire smolders at a sprawling garbage dump.(4/22/2014 1:24:17 PM)
Jamaica Inn: BBC receives more than 100 complaints over 'mumbling'
Corporation says it will adjust sound levels for episode two after viewers said they couldn't understand what the cast was saying Viewers who tuned into the launch of Jamaica Inn were left frustrated after struggling to make out the dialogue in the BBC's new period drama. The first instalment of the TV adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's classic gothic novel, starring Downton Abbey actor Jessica ...(4/22/2014 8:32:42 AM)
Jamaica Inn – BBC1, 9pm: TV preview
Jamaica Inn – BBC1, 9pm AMIDST the mud and the mumbles, Jamaica Inn sounds last orders tonight as Mary Yellan's quest to unmask the man behind a ramshackle band of Cornish smugglers reaches a messy conclusion. And Matthew McNulty, who plays Mary's love interest Jem, determined to save both himself and brother Joss from the noose, is in no doubt viewers will be left shocked by the final episode's ...(4/23/2014 10:25:55 AM)
Jamaica Inn 'mumbling' causes hundreds to complain to BBC
Millions tuned in to the first episode of the flagship period drama on Monday, but it attracted 550 complaints from viewers who couldn't hear the dialogue.(4/23/2014 1:28:54 PM)
Jamaica agency admits sprinter's test was flawed
Jamaica's anti-doping agency on Wednesday acknowledged that sample collection procedures in sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown's positive test last year were ''inconsistent'' with international standards. In a statement, the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission said ''some procedures'' were faulty, only specifying that ''no partial sample kits were used'' in the collection process when Campbell-Brown's ...(4/16/2014 5:03:40 PM)
Jamaica's cordial 'not now' to World Anti-Doping Agency is bizarre | Marina Hyde
What on earth is the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission doing that it can't accommodate Wada to investigate claims its athletes were rarely drug-tested until 2014? What is not to admire about the inscrutable cordiality of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission's response to the World Anti-Doping Agency's "extraordinary audit" of its activities? In the wake of a former Jadco executive's revelation that ...(4/22/2014 4:20:56 AM)
Jamaica Inn: complaints to BBC over 'mumbling' soar to nearly 800
Flood of complaints over costume drama continues despite corporation agreeing to turn up volume for second episode Complaints to the BBC about inaudible dialogue in Jamaica Inn have risen to nearly 800 following last night's second episode. The BBC said it would turn up the volume on the drama, starring Downton Abbey actor Jessica Brown Findlay in the lead role, after viewers took to Twitter to ...(4/23/2014 8:14:00 AM)
Jamaica grants license for natural gas project
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A Hong Kong-based company has been granted a license for what would be a major new power project in Jamaica, the Caribbean island's energy minister announced Tuesday.(4/15/2014 8:38:07 PM)
Source: Yahoo