November 2, 2020

Climate change, economic recovery focus of CARICOM Heads meeting with UN Secretary-General

Guterres and the participating Heads exchanged views on issues related to the devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Region’s economy, which has exacerbated existing [...]
November 2, 2020

UK chief scientist skeptical that COVID-19 can be completely eradicated, “likely to become as “endemic” as regular flu

A weary world that has asked this question for months is facing up to bad news: not likely, according to U.K.’s chief scientific advisor Patrick Vallance.
November 2, 2020

Global COVID-19 infections over 47 million

The outbreak which started in Wuhan, China, in mid-December 2019, has infected over 47.05 million people as of 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 2, 2020.
November 2, 2020
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Possible long-term mental health impacts of COVID-19

Throughout the world, people are losing loved ones to COVID-19 and others are recovering but are worried about their families and the economic impacts on their [...]
November 1, 2020

90 new cases of COVID-19 identified – cases spreading in Southern Belize

The distribution of the 90 new cases is as follows:
November 1, 2020
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Regional leaders intent on reviving tourism – joint tourism policy to be prepared

Over the past seven months, Caribbean states recorded unprecedented declines in tourist arrivals due to the COVID-19 pandemic; exacerbated by the slow recovery from devastating hurricanes [...]
November 1, 2020

Orange Walk pastor and parishioners detained for COVID-19 protocol violations

The Mennonite pastor was reportedly detained for violating the current COVID-19 prevention regulations of holding a gathering of more than 10 people.
November 1, 2020

Center for Disease Control: Cruise ships can sail again but without passengers

The CDC has updated its conditional sailing order, which becomes effective today, November 1, for cruise ships to begin a phased approach sailing again. The CDC [...]