Finance Minister, Dr Nigel Clarke, says other workers such as taxi and bar operators, barbers, market vendors and domestic workers are to also benefit from the government’s COVID-19 financial assistance.
The Prime Minister says the government will also discuss whether those who breach the anti-COVID-19 protocols will be ineligible to receive the special grants.Prime Minister Andrew Holness.
President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, Keith Duncan, says while he’s grateful for the measures, they must be continuously assessed. Keith Duncan, President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica.
They were addressing the COVID-19 Digital Townhall focusing on Workers and Small Businesses.