Information Minister Fayval Williams
Cabinet has given approval for one of the contracts for the rehabilitation programme at the Cornwall Regional Hospital to be increased by more than $100 million.
Information Minister Fayval Williams made the revelation, noting that the contract, given to M&M Jamaica Limited, was increased by $111.8 million and was for "emergency works of the 10th floor and roof repairs" at the hospital.
"The adjusted contract amount is now $208.1 million, approximately," she announced.
She was speaking at Wednesday's post Cabinet media briefing.