• 02:00

    Talk Jamaica

    in Current Events

    Talk Jamaica is your premier current affairs programme covering topics/issues affecting Jamaica, the wider Caribbean and persons within the Diaspora. Our weekly guests and insightful callers engage in riveting discussions, enriching the intellectual discourse. Join us listeners, especially our Caribbean friends as we examine the issues and cut through the diplomatic-speak. Forget about being politically correct! Let’s All Talk Jamaica! Sundays @4pm.

  • 02:02

    Talk Jamaica April 12

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week  we look at geo-political issues surrounding Jamaica’s relationship with China, the United States and Venezuela. Should Jamaica be forced to choose?


    We will also will focus on the way forward through the eyes of young professionals. They will identify national issues of concern and provide solutions.


    Then later in the broadcast, we take you into our Talk Vault feature where we feature that brave young woman, whom President Obama highlighted in the Town Hall meeting last week.  Her name is Angeline Jackson and she will joins us at 5:35.   

    We also have In Perspective and The Week That Was 
     


    Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm on Talk Jamaica Radio and also on Caribriddims Radio


    www.talkjamaicaradio.com/listen


    Persons in the US and UK can dial by phone to listen: 605-562-4134 or if you are in the UK, 033-0998-1133


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  • 01:54

    Talk Jamaica

    in Current Events

    Talk Jamaica is your premier current affairs programme covering topics/issues affecting Jamaica, the wider Caribbean and persons within the Diaspora. Our weekly guests and insightful callers engage in riveting discussions, enriching the intellectual discourse. Join us listeners, especially our Caribbean friends as we examine the issues and cut through the diplomatic-speak. Forget about being politically correct! Let’s All Talk Jamaica! Sundays @4pm.

  • 01:59

    Talk Jamaica

    in Current Events

    Talk Jamaica is your premier current affairs programme covering topics/issues affecting Jamaica, the wider Caribbean and persons within the Diaspora. Our weekly guests and insightful callers engage in riveting discussions, enriching the intellectual discourse. Join us listeners, especially our Caribbean friends as we examine the issues and cut through the diplomatic-speak. Forget about being politically correct! Let’s All Talk Jamaica! Sundays @4pm.

  • 01:59

    Talk Jamaica March 29

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica today, the verdict is in. Opposition and Jamaica Labour Party Leader Andrew Holness has lost his appeal in the Senate letter saga. Is this the end of Andrew Holness’ leadership? Should he step aside or can he survive? Our panel of experts will weigh in…Then we zoom in on the alarming increase in child sex abuse cases. What are the policy and operational measures now in place to cut this trend? What more needs to be done? Tune in for the top stories from the week that was and who will feature this week? It’s all on Talk Jamaica, this Sunday, between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m….Don’t miss it…Tune via www.talkjamaicaradio.com/listen or download the ‘Talk Jamaica Radio’ app FREE from the google.com…Talk Jamaica – Commentary at its best!


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  • 02:03

    Talk Jamaica March 22

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we have a one on one with Public Defender Arlene Harrison Henry then in the second half of the discussion segment we focus on public boards, are we putting competent individuals on these boards or is it a place to reward political faithful? We will hear from two political commentators. We also have In Perspective, The Week That Was and Talk Vault. For Talk Vault this week we will feature Taj Christian Prime Minister’s National Youth Awardee and Youth Ambassador of Jamaica to the Commonwealth.


    We start at 4pm on talkjamaicaradio.com/listen we also broadcast on Caribriddims Radio. You can also listen via phone or download our app


    TJR is celebrating one year, one year of 'Commentary at its Best'

  • 02:02

    Talk Jamaica- March 8

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week the JTA President Doran Dixon will discuss the ongoing wage negotiations with the government. In the second half of our discussion segment we look at the recently passed amendments to the Dangerous Drugs Act, which sees criminal penalties being removed from having possession of small amounts of ganja. Delano Seiveright and Dr. Wendel Abel will join us to debate the pros and cons. There is also In Perspective, The Week That Was, Talk Vault and Talk History.


    In our feedback question we ask Given the tight fiscal constraints, do you think it is unfair of our teachers to request a 25% wage increase at this time? Talk Jamaica streams live on www.talkjamaicaradio.com and also on caribriddims radio at caribriddims.com

  • 01:57

    Talk Jamaica - March 15

    in Current Events

    Tune in to Talk Jamaica Radio today at 4 p.m. as we examine the issues surrounding the Riverton Fire. We will be joined by NSWMA Head Jennifer Edwards, JET Legal Advisor Danielle Andrade and Environmentalist Peter Espeut.


    Then stick around as we look back at Finance Minister Peter Phillips' budget presentation, we will hear from Financial Analyst - Ralston Hyman and JLP Deputy Spokesperson on Finance - Fayval Williams.


    Tune in on www.talkjamaicaradio.com/listen or via our Talk Jamaica Radio App which you can download for free from the Google Playstore. Talk Jamaica - Commentary at its Best!

  • 01:59

    Talk Jamaica

    in Current Events

    Talk Jamaica is your premier current affairs programme covering topics/issues affecting Jamaica, the wider Caribbean and persons within the Diaspora. Our weekly guests and insightful callers engage in riveting discussions, enriching the intellectual discourse. Join us listeners, especially our Caribbean friends as we examine the issues and cut through the diplomatic-speak. Forget about being politically correct! Let’s All Talk Jamaica! Sundays @4pm.

  • 01:58

    Talk Jamaica- February 8

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we garner reactions and analysis to Friday’s landmark ruling by the Constitutional Court that Opposition Leader Andrew Holness’ decision to remove that former Senator Arthur Williams and Dr. Christopher Tufton, using undated letters of resignation, was unconstitutional.


    At 5 p.m. we continue our look at Broadcasting Rights. We follow up on last week’s discussion and look at the issue of Cable operators broadcasting channels legally, the benefits and implications as well as what the stakeholders are saying. Representatives of HBO Latin America and the Jamaica Association of Community Cable Operators (JACCO) will join us.


    Talk Jamaica comes your way live at 4pm on www.talkjamaicaradio.com

  • 02:00

    Talk Jamaica - Feb 22

    in Current Events

    Talk Jamaica goes live at 4pm this afternoon. Minister of Finance, Dr. Peter Phillips has tabled a 641 Billion dollar budget. How will is expected to affect the ordinary Jamaican. We will analyze the credibility of the Fiscal Year 2015-2016 Government of Jamaica Budget. We will get reactions from Financial Analyst, Ralston Hyman and the JLP Deputy Spokesperson on Finance, Fayval Williams. We want to hear from you: Do you think the Jamaican people can take more taxes, given the limited spending power they now have? We also have In Perspective, Talk Vault with Chef Noel Cunningham and Talk History in the package.
    Join Ricardo Brooks and Ralston Chamberlain at 4 p.m.
    http://www.talkjamaicaradio.com/listen download our app or listen via phone
     

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