The Prime Minister of Jamaica Hon. Andrew Holness announced on November 24th that the island will get an extension of one hour for most days in the month of December.
For the month of December 2020, with the exception of public holidays, the Curfew will start at 10 pm nightly and end at 5 am, while on Christmas day and Boxing day the curfew will start at 7 pm and end at 5 am in the morning.
According to the leader of the country, we will have a 10pm to 5am curfew up until the 15th of January 2021, however, if the numbers rise beyond reasonable expectations then the government will re-evaluate the 10pm-5am hours.
On the heels of the announcement, some business operators expressed hope for longer daily hours however they all said they will follow the rules set.
Check out the briefing by the PM below.