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Cops charge man for lockdown voice note hoax 2020-03-30 01:31:52The police have nabbed a man they allege is the mastermind behind a viral hoax voice note claiming Westmoreland was being placed under a lockdown beca

Health worker tests positive - COVID cases 2020-03-30 01:29:49Jamaica last night recorded its first confirmed case of COVID-19 among healthcare workers, opening a new frontier of contraction that might raise conc

Hotel, school lockdowns slash JPS revenues 2020-03-30 01:28:31The Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) is already seeing its bottom line bleed from the economic slowdown caused by COVID-19, costing the po

‘It burns my heart!’ - Gov’t 2020-03-30 01:28:06Influential government senator Don Wehby has called for the suspension of the importation of agricultural produce that is produced locally amid the ec

Senate approves ‘price-gouging’ order 2020-03-30 01:28:03The Senate on Friday approved an order that will make price-gouging a criminal offence, also causing offenders to face a fine of up to $2 million. Pr

Bunting pitches Good Neighbour to MPs - 2020-03-30 01:26:13MANDEVILLE, Manchester: Manchester Central Member of Parliament Peter Bunting has launched a Good Neighbour initiative to recruit an army of helpers f

Homeless get food lifeline 2020-03-30 01:25:04As concerns heighten over the vulnerability of Kingston’s homeless population to the novel coronavirus, Local Government and Community Developme

COVID brings overcast skies to Sunshine City 2020-03-30 01:19:40COVID-19 is presenting Angella Phillips with hard lessons she has never faced before. Phillips, the owner of the Learning Gateways Homework Centre, lo

‘Move fram yasso!’ 2020-03-30 01:15:32“Move fram yasso!” Anord Sichinsambwe told his grade-four teacher at Moravia Primary School in Clarendon. And, of course, she was very ups

COVID shield in the works - Jamaican 2020-03-30 01:12:53Locally produced 3D face shields could become available for healthcare workers who are on the front line of the unfolding COVID-19 crisis. Jamaican a

Westmoreland 'mastermind' behind false COVID voice note charged 2020-03-30 00:30:53A Westmoreland man has now been charged with creating public mischief in relation to a viral voice note falsely claiming that there would be a shutdow

Manchester farmer arrested on firearm charges 2020-03-29 18:09:08A Manchester farmer is now behind bars on firearm charges after being arrested last night. The police say 28-year-old Nadar Campbell of Savo

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Whither the divided Organisation of American States? 2020-03-28 09:17:06On 20 March 2020, a reckless and irresponsible General Assembly (GA) was held by the Organization of American States (OAS), putting the health of many

Grenadines Seabirds: Uniting Land, Air, and Sea 2020-03-25 10:11:21Visit the beautiful, uninhabited islands of the Grenadines in the Caribbean. Soar above nesting colonies of seabirds like frigatebirds, boobies, and t

Grenada Airport Closed to Commercial Traffic 2020-03-24 10:03:43MBIA CLOSED TO ALL COMMERCIAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC FROM TONIGHT   GEORGE GRENADA, SUNDAY, MARCH 22, 2020, GOVERNMENT INFORMATION SERVICE (GIS):

Prospects for EU agri markets Implications for 2020-03-23 08:52:34This epamonitoring.net article compilation contains 4 articles presented to you on CaribDirect.com over four weeks reviewing the implications for ACP

CORONA: Stimulus won’t work 2020-03-21 18:45:43  As stated in an earlier article on the Corona Virus Pandemic: Corona is the joker in the pack of the present order: albeit a tragic type joker.

Grenada issue another travel advisory 2020-03-20 10:36:57WARNING – AVOID NONESSENTIAL TRAVEL TO: IRAN, SOUTH KOREA, CHINA, EUROPE, INCLUDING THE UNITED KINGDOM AND IRELAND. ST. GEORGE’S GRENADA,

Guyana: future leader or outcast? 2020-03-20 10:10:26Guyana is in grave danger of being ostracised in the regional, hemispheric and global communities.  As I write, the General Elections, which

St Lucia prohibits Cruise Vessels to dock 2020-03-18 09:08:58In an effort to restrict the likelihood of introduction of COVID-19 into the Saint Lucian population, the Department of Health and Wellness on Februar

Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Caribbean 2020-03-17 07:50:22NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to creep closer to The Bahamas as three more countries in the Caribbean reported their fi

CORONA: the economics of fear 2020-03-16 07:12:22The US Stock exchange has dropped into bear market territory. There has been a sustained downturn in the US stock market for the first time since Dona

TED TALK coronavirus is our future 2020-03-15 08:43:01Global health expert Alanna Shaikh talks about the current status of the 2019 nCov coronavirus outbreak and what this can teach us about the epidemics

Travel restrictions imposed on UK by Jamaica 2020-03-15 07:52:32The government of Jamaica has imposed a travel restrictions on travellers from the United Kingdom. Jamaican citizens and certain exempted individuals

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