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Jamaica

Jamaica’s COVID-19 Vaccination Program Stalls

Jamaica’s COVID-19 vaccination program has suffered a major setback as a shipment of the medicine expected on Friday did not arrive due to last week’s riots in South Africa. This was disclosed by Chairman of the National Health Fund, Howard Mitchell. “The shipment of the South African Johnson and Johnson vaccine has been unfortunately delayed, hopefully for a very short […]

NEWS

WTO Expects Massive Decline In Global Trade

According to the World Trade Organization (WTO), global trade will see a decline of 13 to 32 percent this year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The international organization in a report argues that global trade tensions have led to a 3.2% decline in air cargo volumes in 2019, and current estimates indicate a worsening situation in 2020. Meanwhile, […]