As the COVID-19 surge is increasing day by in different parts of the world, the Jamaican Government has increased limitations on travellers from overseas to now include those from 6 South American countries – Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay including Peru.
Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Wellness of Jamaica, Dunstan Bryan, informed that a total of 26,512 Jamaicans, including Prime Minister Andrew Holness, and Opposition Leader, Mark Golding, have, so far, received their first dose of the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine.
Prime Minister of Jamaica Andrew Holness participated in a virtual meeting with the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres and the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, on Tuesday, 24 March 2021.
Prime Minister of Jamaica Andrew Holness and his wife, Juliet Holness, received the first dose of the COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccine on Monday, 22 March 2021, at the Good Samaritan Inn, Downtown Kingston.
According to recently published data from - online travel agency cheap oair, Jamaica island is among the seven places that have seen a hike of more than 100 per cent in flight bookings from US travellers in the month of April 2021, compared to the month of January 2021.