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Grenada Declares 24-Hour Curfew

The Grenada government has imposed a seven-day 24-hour curfew beginning on Monday night as it warned that people were ignoring earlier measures aimed at...

JAMAICA: Health Worker Tests Positive, COVID-19 cases rise to 36

(The Gleaner) Jamaica last night recorded its first confirmed case of COVID-19 among healthcare workers, opening a new frontier of contraction that might raise concerns...

St. Lucia Records Five New Cases Of COVID-19

St Lucia has recorded five new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19). This takes the total number of confirmed cases in that country to nine. Chief Medical...

Dominica Imposes Curfew As It Tightens Measures To Fight Coronavirus

As the Dominica government increases measures to combat the dreaded COVID-19, Minister for Health, Wellness and  New Health Investments, Dr. Irving McIntyre, has announced...

IMF Chief Says Global Economy Now In Recession

(AP) The head of the International Monetary Fund said Friday it is clear that the global economy has now entered a recession that could be...

GUYANA: Mother Of Two Axed To Death In Front Children; Husband Hospitalised Under Police...

(Newsroom.gy) Two children – ages 17, 11 – are now traumatised after they witnessed their father hacking their mother to death with an axe on...

St. Lucia Police Arrest 2 For Breaking ‘Coronavirus Curfew’

(St. Lucia News Online) Saint Lucia police have arrested two males for breaking the government-sanctioned 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew to fight the spread...

BARBADOS: Barbados Puts $3m To Keep LIAT Flying

(nationnews.com) Barbados is putting $3 million into the operations of regional airline LIAT to keep it in the air during the COVID-19 crisis. Minister in the...