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Premier's Office
Ministry of Health & Social Development
Release Date:
Monday, 3 August 2020 - 9:59am

The Government of the Virgin Islands thanks Flow for its kind donation of 10 gift bags on Friday, July 31. Each bag included one mobile phone with a prepaid service and will be used by the Cuban Medical professionals who are currently in the Territory to augment the capacity of the team of Health Care professionals currently at the BVI Health Services Authority, to ensure that the Territory is able to deal with any situation which may occur as we continue the cautious phased re-opening of our borders in this New Regular of living and working with COVID-19.

The team of 22 Medical Professionals and Nurses include internist doctors, emergency response doctors, intensive care specialist and nurses and those trained in infectious diseases. After completing their 14-days in quarantine, and after their successful COVID-19 testing, the Cuban medical team will join our local medical team to strengthen our resolve in the fight against COVID-19.

Accepting on behalf of Government and pictured here is Deputy Premier and Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone and Junior Minister for Tourism Honourable Sharie de Castro, International Affairs Secretariat Premier’s Office Ms. Najan Christopher, while Flow Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Mrs. Nadia James Harris presented on behalf of FLOW BVI. (Photo Credit: Ronneille Frazer/GIS).


Sheriece T. Smith

Information Officer II 
Dept. of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468- 2740