Tag: british

POLITICS

China’s Betrayal

The former British governor of Hong Kong Christopher Patten, the last governor to serve before China took charge in 1997, has accused Beijing of betraying the city with a new proposal that would curtail its autonomy. “What we are seeing is a new Chinese dictatorship,” Patten stated in an interview with The Times of London. “I think the Hong Kong […]

Jamaica

The Jamaican Dollar Rachets Up

The US dollar on Wednesday, July 17 ended trading at J$137.31 up by 28 cents according to the Bank of Jamaica’s daily foreign exchange trading summary. Meanwhile, the Canadian dollar ended trading at J$103.12 down from J$106.26, while the British pound sterling ended trading at J$167.69 up from J$167.56. Readers Bureau Edited by Jesus Chan Do you want to add […]

EDITORIAL

Theresa May Stands Ready To Finish The Job

Theresa Mary May, the British Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2016, is no ordinary politician and whatever the Brexit result turns out to be one cannot fault her for fighting to carry out the will of the people. Elected Member of Parliament for Maidenhead in 1997, May served as Home Secretary from […]