Labour Ministry warns employers against penalizing workers who do not take COVID-19 vaccine; Education Ministry developing higher education policy framework, and public advised to support St. Vincent and the Grenadines through Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency offices.
More COVID-19 beds being made available in hospitals; Government Bolstering Capacity to Tackle Illicit Gun Trade and Luton Shelton to be posthumously honoured with the Keys to the City of Kingston.
JCDC hosts Culture Club Conference
On this week’s House Matters, COVID-19 containment measures extended for a further 4 weeks; mediation act to be tabled in the lower house this fiscal year; and Housing Agency of Jamaica to design land titling campaign.
Attorney General, Marlene Malahoo Forte, recently made her contribution to the 2021/2022 sectoral debate in the House of Representatives.
New COVID-19 measures to be announced today; Anti-gang bill passed in parliament and Environment Minister calls on adults to engage children in discussion on climate change.
eCommerce National Delivery System to be expanded next week; Health Ministry says next vax blitz dependent on 2nd vaccine shipment from COVAX; and Parents urged to increase monitoring of children’s online activities.
Over 80,000 vaccinated during recent 5 day blitz; Tobacco Industry Regulation Act passed in House of Representatives and; Black River Wetlands designated protected area.
On this week’s House Matters, Prime Minister amends covid-19 containment measures and National Security Minister tables resolutions for extension of zones of special operations in 4 communities.