Wiredja Online News Logo

WiredJa Online News

Wiredja Online News Logo

WiredJa Online News

CELAC Supports CARICOM's Call for Global Vaccine Summit

CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Georgetown, Guyana - Friday, 19 March 2021  -  Mexico, acting for Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), has joined the call made by the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) to hold a Global Summit within the framework of the World Health Organization to address the urgent equitable access to the COVID-19 vaccines.

Additional Info

  • Countries CARICOM
  • Published in CARICOM

CUBA collaborates with other countries on Covid-19 vaccine projects

Havana, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is collaborating with several countries on projects for the development of Covid-19 vaccines, the Cuban Business Group of the Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Industries (BioCubafarma) reported on Thursday.

Additional Info

  • Countries Cuba
  • Published in Health

The Caribbean to get more doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

Washington, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) With the arrival in Jamaica of a batch Covid-19 vaccines, the distribution of several injections through the Covax initiative continues on Wednesday in the Americas.

Additional Info

  • Countries Caribbean
  • Published in Health

TOURISM | Tourist arrivals to the Caribbean fell by 65.5 percent in 2020

MONTEGO BAY,  March 17, 2021 - The Caribbean Tourism Organization, CTO, says the impact of COVID-19 on the region’s  travel and tourism industry has been characterised by empty hotels and restaurants, deserted attractions, closed borders, laid-off workers, grounded airlines and crippled cruise lines.

Additional Info

  • Countries Bahamas
  • Published in Tourism

GUYANA Health Minister 'contemplating' taking COVID-19 vaccine

GEORGETOWN,  Guyana, March 14, 2021 - While the Government of Guyana has insisted that it will vaccinate every Guyanase who wants to take the vaccine, Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony says he is still contemplating whether or not to get inoculated against the deadly virus.

Additional Info

  • Countries Guyana

JAMAICA | One Year Later Jamaica At 28,968 COVID-19 Cases

KINGSTON, March 12, 2021- One year after confirmation of the first coronavirus (COVID-19) case in Jamaica on March 10, 2020, the country has recorded 28,968 cases of the virus with 695 new cases confirmed in the previous 24 hours.

Additional Info

  • Countries Jamaica
  • Published in Health
Subscribe to this RSS feed