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Pause on routine swabbing of asymptomatic individuals ̵...

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Due to the unprecedented numbers of positive cases and increased swabbing requirements both the swabbing teams and the testing laboratories are overwhelmed.  There will be a temporary change in procedure over the next few days in order to prioritise safeguarding against the spread.  As such, priority will be given to…

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Deep concern on huge increase of cases and great hope as Oxf...

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The Government notes that today’s COVID statistics show 180 new positive infections, a total of 714 people presently actively infected and 2,030 presently in self isolation. This very high number of new positive infections of COVID 19 today emphasises the importance of complying with the restrictions put in place by…

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Contact Tracing Bureau – SMS message for positive results ...

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Given the unprecedented number of positive cases, in order to safeguard public safety, the Contact Tracing Bureau will as from today be communicating positive results via an SMS message. This will enable prompt notification and will ensure there is no delay in communicating the result and as such will enable…

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Government announces that curfew will apply on New Year’s ...

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The Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC MP, this morning convened the COVID PLATINUM Command in order to consider the advice of the Gibraltar Health Authority’s Consultant Medical Microbiologist, Dr Nick Cortes, and other senior medical professionals in Gibraltar. COVID Platinum met this afternoon and had a lengthy discussion…

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Cultural Facilities – 938/2020

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Following the Chief Minister’s recent press conference, Gibraltar Cultural Services advises that Gibraltar’s cultural galleries and the John Mackintosh Hall will remain closed until Monday 11th January 2021. GCS will reopen on Monday 4th January 2020 but will remain working behind closed doors. GCS departments can be contacted between 9am…

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Disability Services go into lockdown as of today, Tuesday 2...

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In view of the rising number of positive COVID-19 cases in Gibraltar, the Management of Disability Services have made the decision, in consultation with Public Health, to place the service in lockdown with immediate effect. St. Bernadette’s Resource Centre will remain closed until 18th January 2021 and the staff redeployed…

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Self-Isolation Leave Scheme – Claims Processed – 936...

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Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar announced last month details on the self-isolation pay scheme to assist businesses where their employees have had to self-isolate and are unable to work. This scheme pays out employees (through their employers) and self-employed people who are directed to self-isolate and are therefore unable to…

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COVID-19 statement by the Chief Minister – 935/2020

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  My dear fellow Gibraltarians and residents of Gibraltar,   I am addressing you today because of the continuing stark increase of positive cases of the COVID-19 infection in our Community.   The total number of active cases is up by 68 today.   That gives us a total of…

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111 call centre and Contact Tracing Bureau – 934/2020

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The GHA’s 111 call centre and Contact Tracing Bureau are experiencing an unprecedented volume of calls and positive test results and may not have been able to get through to everyone as soon as it would have liked.  The GHA would like to reassure the public that additional staff have…

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