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Jamaica registers 733 cases of COVID-19 on Sunday

Jamaica recorded 733 new COVID-19 cases and three deaths on Sunday, bringing the infection total to 80,406, and the virus death toll to 1,794. The Ministry of Health and Wellness reported that the new cases comprise 417 females and 309 males with ages ranging from newborn to 101 years. Seven additional cases are under investigation. […]

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Hospitals at 100 per cent over capacity for COVID-19 patients

Islandwide vaccinations will resume tomorrow (Monday, August 9) while leave entitlements for at least some health staff may be deferred, as Jamaica continues its efforts to prevent illness and death associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. “Hospitals across the island are seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases. In anticipation of further increases in bed occupancy, the […]

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Six more COVID-19 deaths

Jamaica on Friday recorded six more COVID-19 deaths, pushing the tally to 613. Those who have died are: A 30-year-old male from Westmoreland A 59-year-old male from Kingston and St Andrew A 75-year-old female from Kingston and St Andrew An 82-year-old male from Kingston and St Andrew An 84-year-old male from Westmoreland A 72-year-old male […]

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COVID-19 cluster at New Kingston office of Ministry of Culture

The Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport has confirmed a COVID-19 cluster at its headquarters in New Kingston. The Ministry says the discovery has triggered the necessary health protocols including testing and quarantine of staff, contact tracing, and deep cleaning of the facility. Several members of staff have since been asked to work from […]

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Are party promoters endangering Jamaica with maskless parties in Florida? understands that Jamaican promoters are hosting parties in Florida which exploit a loophole which allows Jamaican residents to return to the island without having to show a negative COVID-19 test. Jamaican professional event planners who refuse to let COVID-19 kill their hustle on music shows are using South Florida’s world-famous party culture to make […]

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Events resume in Jamaica

Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie yesterday announced in Parliament a phased re-opening of the industry. He indicated that small outdoor events like round robins and festivals can be held, as of July 21, until July 31. Amusement parks, water attractions and sports bars would also be allowed to temporarily resume operations during that period. However, […]

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