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Cruise vessel repatriating 1,044 Jamaicans still awaiting clearance from gov’t
More than a thousand Jamaican ship workers aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise line’s ‘Adventure of the Seas’ vessel, have been left
Churches to re-open for in-house services this weekend
The government has outlined strict guidelines under which church services are to be conducted over the next two weeks.   Prime
COVID-19 cases climb to 488
The country’s confirmed COVID-19 case tally has climbed to 488.   This after the National Influenza Centre and the National
Health Ministry to seek additional funding from gov’t for COVID-19 response
The Health Ministry has spent almost all its $2.8 billion dollar budget for the coronavirus response and will be seeking additional
Jamaica records 8th COVID-19 death
Jamaica has recorded its 8th coronavirus related death.   In a statement last evening, the Health Ministry revealed that the
COVID-19 grant payout to start on April 30
Persons, who have applied for grants under the government’s $10 billion COVID -19 relief programme, are to start receiving their grants
Growing frustration and anxiety among Jamaican ship workers stuck at sea
With the closure of the Jamaican borders extended until the end of May, there is growing frustration and anxiety among Jamaican ship
Gov’t says measures taken to ensure that deportees do not add to COVID-19 cases
The Ministry of National Security has sought to assure that all precautionary measures are being taken to ensure that Jamaicans