It has been announced that the GHA will be calling people up for tests to Assess Spread of Coronavirus in Gibraltar.
The Deputy Chief Minister stressed the importance of following public health advice and staying at home during the COVID-19 pandemic at this afternoon’s press conference.
The Government has announced that, pursuant to the relevant notifications having been exchanged on 24th March, the Double Tax Agreement between Gibraltar and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is now in force.
The League of Hospital Friends charity has made a £20,000 donation to the GHA to help in what it calls “an extraordinary hour of need.”
The Government has expressed its “deep appreciation” for the many donations being made to the GHA for the provision of medical equipment to combat the Covid 19 pandemic. The Government says these donations are being made from across the community and “demonstrate the coming together of individuals, firms and friends of Gibraltar from further afield at this challenging time.”
Both Loreto Convent and Prior Park school have loaned their 3D printers to the GHA where they are currently manufacturing plastic face shields.
The Government has announced that the Moorish Castle will be illuminated in blue starting at 8pm tonight and then at that time every evening during the current coronavirus COVID-19 emergency.
The Government has released the GHA account details for members of the public to donate to. Cash will be accepted and all payments’ references should read “COVID 19”.