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Holness to announce date for reopening of entertainment sector 

embers of the local entertainment sector should know by June 22 when the industry will be reopened.

Supreme Ventures moves to launch COVID vaccine lottery 

In a bid to increase the take-up of the COVID-19 vaccine by Jamaicans, the Supreme Ventures Group has announced a new Vax & Win “lottery” promotion enabling persons to win hundreds of thousands in cash and prizes every week.

COVID quarantine period reduced for fully vaccinated travellers to Jamaica

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that travellers who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 will now be required to quarantine for eight days down from 14 days.

Curfew relaxed: Beaches and rivers to re-open on June 3 – PM

Jamaicans will be able to splash in the sea again as all beaches and rivers will be fully reopened as of Thursday, June 3.

More than 200 bodies found at Indigenous school in Canada

The remains of 215 children, some as young as three years-old, have been found buried on the site of what was once Canada’s largest Indigenous residential school — one of the institutions that held children taken from families across the nation.

Major crimes collectively at 20-year low, says Chang 

Although murders are slightly up this year in comparison to the same period in 2020, National Security Minister, Dr Horace Chang, has stated that Jamaica is witnessing its lowest recording of serious crimes overall in over 20 years.