Good afternoon. The spread of COVID-19 across the globe highlights that it is highly infectious and therefore it will remain a threat to the British Virgin Islands for the foreseeable future. This public health risk must be mitigated. Such a historic threat can only be managed by an unusually high level of cooperation, collaboration and solidarity.
Topic: Novel Coronavirus, The Public Service | Posted By: DSmith
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 - 9:30pm
Yesterday, you heard that in Cabinet we took further measures to secure our borders, safeguard our children and elderly, and some of the other ways the Virgin Islands Government is aggressively working to prevent the Coronavirus COVID-19 from reaching the Territory.
Around the world, the Coronavirus COVID-19 continues to spread. While we do not have any confirmed cases in the Territory, Government has taken the approach that the detection, containment, mitigation and management of this Coronavirus remains a national priority.