March 17

The Jamaican government outlined measures to contain the spread of the virus

  • Travel restrictions are currently in effect for the following: China, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, South Korea, Singapore, Spain and the United Kingdom.
  • All travelers from countries where there is local transmission of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) will now be required to self-quarantine for up to 14 days.
  • No Opening Of Bars, Nightclubs And Other Areas Of Entertainment
  • The Mandela Park in Half-Way-Tree has been closed until further notice.
  • No More Than 20 Persons At Weddings And Funerals
  • Failure to adhere to the measures announced by Government to curtail the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), including the closure of places of amusement, will attract a fine of up to $1 million or imprisonment not exceeding 12 months.
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