UPDATE: There are nine (9) new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country, the Health Ministry reports.

This brings the number of confirmed cases to 529.

Six (6) of the 9 new cases are males repatriated from the UK. Two are linked to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster, one is linked to a confirmed case.

Meanwhile, the Ministry says Jamaica has had the highest number of recoveries to date bringing the number to 171 from 145, this means there have been 26 additional recoveries and releases.

Deaths remain at 9.