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Bajan woman among two with COVID-19

Nation News - A 39-year-old Barbadian woman and a visitor from the United States have both tested positive for COVID-19, the first two confirmed cases here in Barbados. A solemn Minister of Health and Wellness Jeffrey Bostic made the…

Coronavirus: T&T shuts down its borders

- Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has announced that the country’s borders will be locked down to all outsiders for the next 14 days. Dr Rowley made the announcement at a news conference at the Diplomatic Centre Monday morning following…

T&T confirms first case of coronavirus  

- Trinidad and Tobago is reporting its first confirmed imported case of novel coronavirus COVID-19. Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh afternoon disclosed that a patient had tested positive for the virus. The patient is a…

Cuba confirms Coronavirus cases

- Cuba confirmed its first cases of the new coronavirus on Wednesday, while its textile industry has been drafted to fabricate masks and the government also urges citizens to make their own, amid a cash crunch and dwindling supplies…

Jamaica records second case of Coronavirus

By Ravin Singh in Jamaica Jamaica has recorded its second imported case of the novel coronavirus which was on Wednesday declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO). According to the country’s Health Minister Dr.…

President Granger welcomes CARICOM leaders

President David Granger Wednesday welcomed the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor Mottley, OR, to Guyana at the Eugene F. Correia International Airport, the Ministry of the Presidency announced. Prime Minister Mottley, who is also…