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        The Jamaica Gleaner Newspaper
  • UDC invites bids for downtown Kingston parking lot renovation (May 6, 2014)
  • Animal Farm: Some Contractors More Equal Than Others (April 15, 2014)
  • OCG slams ministry, NIF over Braco contract (March 16, 2014)
  • OCG Slams NIF Dealmaking Over Braco (March 14, 2014)
  • Contractor general fires back at OUR (September 29, 2013)
  • OUR slams OCG (September 28, 2013)
  • OUR did not want bidding process (September 19, 2013)
  • NIA presses tight-lipped Gov't to take action on OCG report - Cabinet expected to discuss findings as pressure mounts (September 19, 2013)
  • News in brief (September 19, 2013)
  • EDITORIAL - Another chance for decency, Mr Azan (September 19, 2013)
  • OUR hits back at Energize (September 13, 2013)
  • Warmington off the hook - MP 'vindicated' after DPP decides not to press charges on OCG's recommendation (January 30, 2013)
  • Contractors to take OCG to court (January 8, 2013)
  • Beyond Greg Christie's motley legacy - Next contractor general must be strategic (December 9, 2012)
  • Christie cracks down on 80 fraud contractors (October 31, 2012)
  • OCG says employee's life threatened (September 5, 2012)
  • Nepotism and cronyism (August 17, 2012)
  • Questionable contracts could spell trouble for REP employees (July 27, 2012)
  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR - Contract delays? A welcome development (May 5, 2012)
  • Highway plan not viable (May 2, 2012)
  • Highway 2000 Ocho Rios leg awaits gov't approval to restart (April 20, 2012)
  • Gov't responds to security changes at NSWMA (April 17, 2012)
  • Contractor general must balance value with process (April 15, 2012)
  • Don't relax procurement rules (March 11, 2012 )
  • CG to monitor JEEP (March 1, 2012 )
  • Contractor General to monitor JEEP (February 28, 2012 )
  • All clear for JDIP audit (February 7, 2012 )
  • CG urges Gov't to review Highway 2000 contract (January 11, 2012 )
  • Christie to use auditor general's report in JDIP probe (November 18, 2011 )
  • Ministry says all JDIP subcontractors were qualified (November 18, 2011 )
  • OCG accuses Warmington of perjury (October 5, 2011 )
  • McKay calls for peace (August 23, 2011 )
  • Trainers' boss comes out swinging (August 20, 2011)
  • Disquiet over security changes (August 19, 2011)
  • Economy or integrity: the OCG and JDIP (July 10, 2011)
  • Petrojam dock repair rises to half-billion dollars in two years (July 8, 2011)
  • EDITORIAL - The DPP and fighting corruption (June 15, 2011)
  • OCG rejects newspaper report (June 8, 2011)
  • Zacca moving ahead with new LNG team (June 8, 2011)
  • KSAC hits back at OCG (June 1, 2011)
  • OCG probe deepens (May 31, 2011 )
  • OCG uncovers alleged corruption at KSAC (May 30, 2011 )
  • OCG reaping success (April 5, 2011)
  • LNG consultant paid nearly $9m for three months' work (January 31, 2011)
  • Government to lend 'Butch' US$32.5m ... For Sandals Whitehouse acquisition (January 16, 2011)
  • Government defends contractors registration extension (December 2, 2010)
  • OCG concerned about contract extension (December 1, 2010)
  • A contract with corruption (November 22, 2010)
  • Uninformed attack on Office of the Contractor General (November 21, 2010)
  • Christie wary Cabinet decision could unleash rogue contractors (November 20, 2010)
  • Barred Contractor was not registered (November 20, 2010)
  • EDITORIAL - Another case against CDF pork (October 19, 2010)
  • Christie rejects criticism by former permanent secretary (June 28, 2010)
  • $32m in contracts for Tivoli repairs (July 23, 2009)
  • Media regulation at its most confusing (June 7, 2009)
  • Dying for a public morgue - $100 million allocated in Budget but contract still to be signed (May 18, 2009)
  • Investment fund unable to acquire services of contractors (February 7, 2009)
  • EDITORIAL - Proper monitoring, management of police vehicles needed (January 8, 2009)
  • Multimillion-dollar vehicle purchases for police force (January 2, 2009)
  • Blue Cross, Sagicor to battle for Gov't health contract (July 1, 2008)
  • Wind, hydro (June 27, 2008)
  • $1m a week to secure HWT transport hub (June 3, 2008)
  • 'Equipment contract delayed project' (March 25, 2008)
  • Cabinet extends contract power (December 20, 2007)
  • Life of Jamaica (LoJ) breaks silence - Insurance company expresses disappointment at Cabinet decision to re-tender GEASO health scheme (December 19, 2007)
  • EDITORIAL - Another legal conundrum (December 19, 2007)
  • National Contracts Commission gets final two appointees (June 19, 2006)
  • Contracts crisis - Commission team finally named - Taxpayers will pay for delay (June 14, 2006)
  • Contracts oversight body still in limbo (May 30, 2006)
  • Shirley Tyndall to head national contracts group (May 19, 2006)
  • Tough regulations - Contractor General demands info on Government contracts below $4m ( April 12, 2006)
  • Contracts awarded from PetroCaribe fund (March 24, 2006)
  • January Contractor-General approvals (February 23, 2006)
  • Karl Martin appointed to Contracts Commission (February 9, 2006 )
  • PRIDE revamped - Sweeping changes in wake of scandal (July 25, 2002)


  •         The Jamaica Observer Newspaper

  • Throne Speech again fails to inspire (April 6, 2014)
  • Report blasts Spalding market shops - Ministry document says structures poorly built (September 22, 2013)
  • More stringent road traffic laws coming - GG (April 08, 2013 )
  • Is the Throne Speech losing its relevance? (April 07, 2013 )
  • New contractor general calls on PM (April 05, 2013 )
  • Not enough qualified NHT contractors - Trust chairman says more needed to build houses (February 24, 2013 )
  • Why is the Gov't going after the OCG? (January 22, 2013 )
  • Has the Public Sector Modernisation Programme vision died? (January 21, 2013 )
  • OCG completes special investigations (January 10, 2013 )
  • OCG's Greg Christie: courage and complaints (October 2, 2012)
  • Contractors seek Gov't intervention (September 7, 2012)
  • Hitmen came for OCG member - OCG staff leaves scene shortly gunmen arrive (September 6, 2012)
  • Blame now on National Contracts Commission (August 24, 2012)
  • OCG meets disgruntled contractors today (August 23, 2012)
  • OCG says officers threatened, contractors deny claim (August 20, 2012)
  • Angry contractors tackle OCG on Thursday (August 20, 2012)
  • OCG queries deals with contractors (July 27, 2012)
  • 220 garbage trucks needed, says NSWMA (June 21, 2012)
  • Development and accountability are not alternatives (May 6, 2012)
  • Christie challenges Gov't (May 2, 2012)
  • Independent panel to oversee three major projects (April 26, 2012)
  • Jamaica has made advances in corporate and public governance, but... (March 18, 2012)
  • Government procurement procedures are the most modern regionally - Legal Notes (March 7, 2012)
  • Arscott in the hot seat - Opposition MPs and senators probe contracts at NSWMA (February 26, 2012)
  • OCG records 100% compliance from public bodies (February 6, 2012)
  • Christie puts new gov't on warning (January 10, 2012 )
  • NWA unclear about role of persons in office refurbinshing (December 7, 2011 )
  • Better governance needed in Jamaica's administration (December 2, 2011 )
  • Hales admits he was 'left out of the loop' (November 30, 2011 )
  • Henry resigns - Gives ongoing attacks on JDIP as reason for quitting Cabinet (November 30, 2011 )
  • OCG has no jurisdiction - Walker (November 9, 2011 )
  • Workload of some gov't contractors concerns Christie (October 21, 2011)
  • Christie, Henry square off over JDIP (June 29, 2011)
  • Vaz produces copy of Golding's Paraguay trip cheque (June 23, 2011)
  • OCG doesn't award, approve contracts (June 9, 2011)
  • KSAC fraud file goes to police - OCG widens probe; to review all parish council contracts since 2006 (June 1, 2011)
  • OCG extends fraud probe to other parish councils - Five other Gov't bodies also implicated (May 31, 2011)
  • Contractor General reports fraud down - Credits its increased scrutiny of Government contracts (April 5, 2011)
  • Foreign investment bankers win Jamaican LNG project consultancy (March 9, 2011)
  • Local firm wins contract to improve NMIA safety (January 05, 2011)
  • Hold strain, CG (December 03, 2010)
  • 'Cabinet decision fostering corruption' - Christie (December 02, 2010)
  • NCC to be separated from OCG - Contracts commission to have control over related funds and resources (November 18, 2010)
  • Deep Corruption (November 7, 2010)

  •         The Sunday Herald
  • Railway cannot be viable in today's Jamaica (February 27, 2011)

  •         Radio Jamaica (RJR)

  • Contractor general unearths NSWMA mess (March 1, 2014)
  • Electricity savings could be more than expected - Azurest Cambridge (September 19, 2013)
  • Contractor-General names National Contracts Commissions members (June 4, 2013)
  • NCC moves contract registration period to 18 months (September 21, 2012)
  •         Jamaica Information Service (JIS)

  • Minister Paulwell Responds to OCG Report (September 26, 2013)
  • Gov't Moves to Improve Efficiency in Contract Awards (July 4, 2013)
  • Gov't will Continue to Push Legislation in Parliament (April 5, 2013)
  • NCC and OCG to Separate (March 21, 2013)
  • NHT Increasing Number of Small Contractors (February 25, 2013)
  • Attorney General responds to Acting Contractor General's media release (January 9, 2013)
  • Breaches have Forced NSWMA to Change Security Firm - Arscott (April 19, 2012)
  • New CEO for NWA Soon (February 23, 2012)
  • Cayman Premier Studies Ja's Procurement Procedures (September 29, 2011)
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