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Jamaica confirms 65 Covid-19 cases
Jamaica now has sixty-five confirmed cases of the Coronavirus, Covid-19. The Ministry of Health says the two new Covid-19 cases are: a
US Embassy in Kingston remains closed
Acting Consul General at the US Embassy in Kingston, Scott Feeken says the embassy is closed to all routine services, but it will make
Eight persons prosecuted in St. James for breaches of COVID-19 regulations
Some eight persons have been prosecuted by the St. James police for breaches of the measures put in place by the government to prevent
More than 71,000 Jamaicans apply for COVID-19 grants
At 2:35 PM today, some 71,182 people had completed applications for grants under the CARE program implemented by the government to
Spanish hotels donate US $200,000 to fight COVID-19
As part of efforts to assist the country in recovering from the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis, the Spanish hotel sector has pledged a
New Curfew Orders in place for Easter Weekend , wearing of masks now required
The Easter weekend will see adjusted curfew times.  The curfew begins at three pm for the entire weekend beginning tomorrow Good Friday
PNP President Dr Peter Phillips has colon cancer
People’s National Party (PNP) President and Opposition Leader Dr. Peter Phillips has been diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer.  
National Arena to be retrofitted for use as field hospital
As part of the country’s covid-19 response plan, Cabinet has given approval for the National Arena in St Andrew to be retrofitted