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CUBA suffers US5-billion dollar loss due to US economic blockade

KINGSTON,  Jamaica May 12, 2021 - As the government of Cuba continues its campaign in the United Nations against the sixty year old economic blockade imposed by the United States against that country, Cuba says the blockade has caused losses to Cuba by an estimated USD 5,570,300,000, from April 2019 to March 2020.

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  • Countries Cuba

VACCINE | Proposed vaccine patent waiver: pros and cons explained

The Biden administration has now agreed to back a proposal to suspend intellectual property protection for COVID vaccines. This is a break from US government’s long-held position on strong intellectual property protection, which has also been supported by many research-intensive countries in western Europe as well and the pharmaceutical industry.

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  • Countries United_States
  • Published in Health

Business Planning In A Post-COVID Environment

BRIDGETOWN, Guyana, April 30, 2021 - The book, entitled The New Normal – The Post-COVID Primer For Business, has been touted as a timely and valuable publication for regional business leaders to read and utilise to help their businesses adapt and thrive in a post-COVID environment.

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  • Countries CARICOM
  • Published in CARICOM

JAMAICA | PNP wants explaination for drastic reduction in COVID-19 PCR Testing

KINGSTON, Jamaica: The Opposition Spokesman on Health and Wellness, Member of Parliament Dr Morais Guy,  is calling on the Minister of Health Dr Christopher Tufton, to provide an explanation for the precipitous drop in the number of PCR tests being conducted daily for the coronavirus. 

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  • Countries Jamaica
  • Published in Health

JAMAICA | PNP Wants Gov't to Rethink Policy of Using Prime Lands for Housing

KINGSTON,  Jamaica, April 21, 2021 - Senator Sophia Frazer Binns, the People's National Party (PNP) Shadow Minister of Land, Environment and Climate Change is calling on the Government to rethink its plans to use existing sugar lands in Trelawny for housing. Senator Frazer Binns is adamant that food security must be central to any decision made about the use of prime agricultural lands.

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  • Countries Jamaica
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