Caribbean Health and Wellness News

  • School starts September 21, 2020 06 Aug 2020 10:20 The Daily Nation The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Elsie Payne Complex. (Picture by Reco Moore) September 21, 2020 will be the first day of school for students. However, those entering Sixth Form will have to wait on the return of results …
  • Montage Hotels & Resorts Announces 48-acre Private Island Resort in the Bahamas 29 Jul 2020 17:02 Hotel News Resource Owned in partnership with Sterling Global Financial, the project will see the rebranding and complete redevelopment of the private island of Matt LoweÂ’s Cay in The Abacos, re-emerging as Montage Cay, alongside the launch of The Residences at Montage Cay. …
  • CSEC and CAPE sees impressive turnout in hinterland regions 28 Jul 2020 05:59 Kaieteur News Jul 28, 2020 News 0 – Ministry of Education The Ministry of Education (MOE), in a press release yesterday, indicated that the hinterland regions have been seeing “impressive” student turn outs at the current Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate …
  • Breaking News: Antigua and Barbuda records 4 new cases of Covid-19 27 Jul 2020 23:01 Daily Observer Jul 27, 2020 | Breaking | 0 comments 3D illustration of Coronavirus, virus which causes SARS and MERS, Middle East Respiratory Syndrome The most recent report received by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment from the Caribbean Public Health …
  • Dunn’s River Falls Recording Uptick in Patronage since Reopening 27 Jul 2020 06:22 Jamaica Information Service Story Highlights The popular 28-acre facility got the go-ahead from the Tourism Product Development Company (TPDCo) on July 17 to resume daily operations, after the management was deemed to have satisfactorily instituted the requisite COVID-19 protocols …
  • Travel Advisors and Caribbean Destinations Unite to Celebrate Wellness 26 Jul 2020 08:39 South Florida Caribbean News ATLANTA – As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt tourism activity, it has fueled a greater demand for experiences that focus on personal health and well-being.  Travel Advisors Selling the Caribbean (TASC) will embark on a season of mindfulness, …
  • PM Skerrit to present 2020-2021 budget of over $900 million to parliament 23 Jul 2020 20:33 Dominica News Online Dominica News Online - Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 at 3:56 PM Prime Minister Skerrit accompanied by wife, Melissa, arrives at Parliament for the 2019-2020 budgetPrime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, will present a national budget of $ …
  • Caribbean Studies Institute Hosts Webinar On Symbols Of Jamaican Nationhood 23 Jul 2020 04:28 Jamaica Information Service A webinar titled ‘The People’s Symbols: A critical Engagement on Symbols of Jamaican Nationhood’ will be held on Thursday, July 23 beginning at 4:00 p.m. This is the second in a series of webinars organised by the Institute of Caribbean Studies (ICS), …
  • Jamaica tightens restrictions on United States travellers 20 Jul 2020 09:31 Internet Travel News Jamaica has announced revised measures for international travellers visiting the island. All visitors will still be required to complete an online travel authorisation, while arrivals from a number of American states will be required to provide further …
  • The Caribbean is Re-Opening and Welcoming Visitors 19 Jul 2020 18:40 South Florida Caribbean News   SOUTH FLORIDA – With more than three months after tourism ground to a standstill due to COVID-19, the Caribbean is opening and beginning to welcome visitors again. As of July 17th, here is a list of hotels and attractions in the Caribbean that are re- …
  • Breaking News: Dr Daoud released from hospital 18 Jul 2020 00:01 Daily Observer According to a Facebook post by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, Dr Raymond Daoud has been released from the Mount St. John’s Medical Centre after being admitted to the institution on March 27, 2020. Health Minister, the Honourable …
  • Canada support for COVID-19 fight 17 Jul 2020 12:41 The Daily Nation Minister of Health Jeffrey Bostic (centre) receiving supplies from PAHO/WHO representative to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean countries Dr Yitade Gebre (second right), and senior development officer, High Commission of Canada to Barbados and the …
  • ECTEL donates funds to help in the fight against COVID-19 16 Jul 2020 03:19 Dominica News Online Dominica News Online - Wednesday, July 15th, 2020 at 7:36 PM The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL), together with the National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC) is pleased to join forces with the Government of Dominica …
  • COVID-19 Public Health Protocols For Air Travel 13 Jul 2020 17:33 The Daily Nation Strict protocols for air travel have been implemented. (FILE) Government has issued protocols to guide air travel as borders reopen with the relaxation of coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions. Commercial flights to Barbados resumed yesterday with the …
  • Canadian health care isn’t immune to racism, experts say. Here’s why 11 Jul 2020 13:34 CICT Police in Ontario shot 62-year-old Ejaz Choudry in his home. In New Brunswick, they shot Chantel Moore in her home and Rodney Levi at a friend’s barbecue. Prior to that, Regis Korchinski-Paquet fell from her balcony in Toronto while police were in her …
  • Carnival's AIDA Cruises Set to Sail Again, Bookings Begin 10 Jul 2020 19:05 Investing.com Ushering in good news for cruise lovers, Carnival (NYSE:CUK) Corporation’s CCL AIDA Cruises has announced resumption of sailing from August following the pause in operations since mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Bookings for the same are also …
  • Australia Offers Five-year Extension to Hong Kong Visa Holders and Cancels Extradition Treaty 09 Jul 2020 12:42 Trending on EIN Newsdesk Australia Offers Five-year Extension to Hong Kong Visa Holders and Cancels Extradition Treaty more... UN Security Council Rejects Russia's Syria Aid Plan more... Jordan, Turkey Refuse Israeli Annexation of West Bank …
  • ‘Low risk’ passengers exempt from PCR test 09 Jul 2020 03:30 The Daily Nation Grantley Adams International Airport (Picture by Sandy Pitt) Passengers arriving in Barbados from “low risk” countries in the travel bubble will not be required to undergo pre-testing for the COVID-19 virus. This is on the condition that they had not …
  • Unity During the Pandemic: How the Social Enterprise Community is Coming Together to Survive COVID-19 07 Jul 2020 08:50 Nextbillion Editor’s note: This article is part of NextBillion’s series “Enterprise in the Time of Coronavirus,” which explores how the business and development sectors are responding to the pandemic. For news updates and analysis, virtual events, and links to useful …
  • Gov’t pursuing tripartite stakeholder discussions on job security 06 Jul 2020 02:00 Jamaica Gleaner Labour and Social Security Minister, Mike Henry, says the Government is pursuing tripartite stakeholder discussions on the current legislative and policy framework and response in relation to job security. This, he said, as part of ongoing measures to …

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