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  1. Jamaica To Review National Water Commission Governance And Business Model

    12 Oct 2018- 06:41 by Local Press Report MONTEGO BAY Jamaica Information Service The Government has commenced a review of the corporate governance and business model of the National Water Commission (NWC). Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the review of ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2018 - 06:41

  2. Jamaica: Water Theft Creating Supply Havoc

    28 Aug 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report ST ELIZABETH Jamaica Observer The National Water Commission (NWC) is reporting that the persistent practice of illegally connecting to the piped water supply network is wreaking havoc on its distribution operations ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2018 - 11:30

  3. NWC Tackles Water Loss in Rural Parishes

    21 Jan 2018- 11:26 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Information Service The National Water Commission (NWC) will be placing increased focus on rural parishes as it intensifies activities to reduce non-revenue water (NRW) loss. Access Corporate Risk ...

    Local Press Report - 01/21/2018 - 11:26

  4. Jamaica Says Water Rates Can Drop with Energy Costs

    15 Sep 2016- 08:26 by Local Press Report NEW KINGSTON Jamaica Observer National Water Commission (NWC) President Mark Barnett has indicated that if the NWC is able to drive its energy costs down through a just-inked grant agreement with the United States ...

    Local Press Report - 09/15/2016 - 08:26

  5. Jamaica's NWC President Defends Utility's Operations, Collections

    25 Jul 2016- 10:13 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Observer President of the National Water Commission (NWC) Mark Barnett was last Wednesday forced to defend the operations of the utility company and the efforts being made to collect the billions o ...

    Local Press Report - 07/25/2016 - 10:13

  6. WRA Chief Blames Jamaica's Water Woes on Distribution System

    14 Mar 2016- 08:57 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Observer With Kingston predicted to be one of the world’s cities that could reach climate departure much sooner than the projected 2047, managing director of the Water Resources Authority (WRA), Ba ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2016 - 08:57

  7. Jamaican Sugar Cane Farmers Suffer Losses Due to Slow Pace of Irrigation Projects

    23 Jun 2015- 09:49 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Gleaner The slow pace of Government's procurement process, which includes getting approval from the National Contracts Committee (NCC), is at the root of the situation under which some Clarend ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2015 - 09:49

  8. Labor Unrest Could Lead to Strike at Jamaica's National Irrigation Commission

    18 Jun 2015- 09:25 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Observer The Bustamante Industrial Trade Union (BITU) says it has written to Agriculture, Labour and Social Security Minister Derrick Kellier appealing for his urgent intervention to prevent indust ...

    Local Press Report - 06/18/2015 - 09:25

  9. Jamaica Issues New Drainage Guidelines for Developers

    12 Jun 2015- 09:52 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Observer The island's real estate developers will, as of July 1, be required to adhere to new drainage system guidelines in order to get their development projects approved. Corporate Risk Inn ...

    Local Press Report - 06/12/2015 - 09:52

  10. Five People Tried for Water Theft in Manchester, Jamaica

    4 Mar 2015- 10:01 by Local Press Report MANCHESTER Jamaica Observer Five Manchester residents were recently found guilty of illegal usage of water and trespassing on the works of the National Water Commission (NWC). NWC said in a release Tuesday that the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/04/2015 - 10:01

  11. Utility Costs an Issue for Businesses in Jamaica

    3 Mar 2015- 09:49 by Local Press Report ROSE HALL Jamaica Observer Wayne Cummings, the senior director for administration and business processes at Sandals Resorts International, has cited the high cost of utilities as a major challenge for businesses ope ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2015 - 09:49

  12. Jamaica Gets IADB Funding for Climate Resilience

    6 Feb 2015- 09:23 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Observer Jamaica will increase its resilience to climate change by enhancing the adaptive capacity of the agriculture and tourism sectors and watershed management, using a US$10 million highly-conce ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2015 - 09:23

  13. Jamaican Authorities Crack Down on Water Seller

    22 Jan 2015- 10:55 by Local Press Report KINGSTON The Gleaner A STOP order has been placed on the water-selling operation at the former Kingston Ice Making Company Limited after the Water Resources Authority (WRA) determined that Liguanea Lane Pharmacy Li ...

    Local Press Report - 01/22/2015 - 10:55

  14. Jamaicans Face Water Supply Disruptions

    8 Oct 2014- 10:12 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Go-Jamaica The National Water Commission is advising customers in some section of St Thomas that the current disruption they are experiencing is due to operational challenges affecting the Easington Pumping ...

    Local Press Report - 10/08/2014 - 10:12

  15. Pipeline Breaks in Jamaica, Disrupting Supply

    10 Sep 2014- 10:19 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Observer The National Water Commission (NWC) is reporting that major breaks on two of its critical transmission mains within the past 24 hours have disrupted water supply from both the Constant Spr ...

    Local Press Report - 09/10/2014 - 10:19