April 2, 2020

Additional Protective Equipment Coming

Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, has informed that although there is an adequate supply of protective equipment in inventory for front-line […]
April 2, 2020

Local Government Minister Wants More Adherence To Social Distancing In Markets

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, says social distancing must be practised at all markets in St. Catherine. He is urging the […]
April 1, 2020

Jamaicans Urged To Obey Social Distancing Rules

Members of the public are again being urged to do their part to reduce transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19) by strictly adhering to the Government’s social-distancing […]
April 1, 2020

Jamaica Will Emerge From COVID-19 A Stronger Nation – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says he is confident that the country will come out of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic a stronger nation. “We […]
April 1, 2020

Jamaica’s COVID-19 Cases Move To 44

Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, has reported an additional six cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Jamaica. He made the disclosure […]
March 31, 2020

Westmoreland Health Dept. Reminds Persons To Self-Quarantine

The Westmoreland Health Department is reminding persons in the parish who arrived in Jamaica between March 18 and 25 to remain in self-quarantine until 14 days […]
March 31, 2020

Prime Minister Announces All-Island Curfew

In an effort to prevent community spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Government has imposed an all-island curfew, which will take place between April 1 and […]
March 31, 2020

Tourism Minister Highlights Role Of Pandemics Coordinator

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the appointment of Dr. Elaine Williams as Coordinator of Pandemics at the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre […]
March 30, 2020

Retailers To Face Heavy Fines, Imprisonment For Price Gouging

As of Tuesday (March 31), retailers found to be charging customers excessive prices for goods during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis can be fined up to […]
March 30, 2020

36 Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Jamaica

There are now 36 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica. Additional results received at 9:00 p.m. from the National Influenza Centre, showed that of the five […]
March 30, 2020

Minister Confident Tourism Will Rebound

Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says he has every confidence that the tourism industry will get back to full strength at some point, but devoid […]
March 27, 2020

Country Records 30 Cases Of COVID-19

There are now 30 cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the island, with four new persons testing positive within the last 24 hours. Minister of Health […]
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