February 2, 2023

WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 1 December 2021

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Today, WHO’s Member States decided to embark on the process of drafting and negotiating a new convention, agreement or other international instrument on pandemic prevention, preparedness and response.  The emergence of the Omicron variant has understandably captured global attention. At least 23 countries from all six WHO regions have now reported cases of Omicron, and […]

OECS Member States working together to save $5 million in annual pharmaceutical procurement

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OECS Media Release: 4th Council of OECS Health Ministers meeting convened in Martinique Friday, November 10, 2017 — The OECS Commission is working to continue to drive down the cost of medicines via the OECS Pharmaceutical Service which in 2016/17 purchased approximately $25 million worth of medical products, which resulted in aggregate cost-savings of $5 million for […]

iNews Briefs

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Cayman Islands Court of Appeal order new trial for accused bank robbers and television station robbery Cayman Islands Court of Appeal has ordered that a new trial should take place for David Tamasa,  George Mignott, Andre Burton and Rennie Cole early in the New Year after being acquitted of the robbery of Cayman National Bank and WestStar […]