Tag: Emergency measures

COVID-19 mobile testing unit deployed to Diamond

COVID-19 mobile testing unit deployed to Diamond

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 31, 2020

- available until Sunday Residents of Diamond, East Bank Demerara can obtain a COVID-19 PCR test at the mobile testing ... Read More

Breaches hotline is part of CoviCurb enforcement measures

Breaches hotline is part of CoviCurb enforcement measures

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 3, 2020

A hotline has been set up for persons to call and report breaches of the COVID-19 emergency measures. This is ... Read More

New COVID-19 measures are to safeguard livelihoods – Health Minister

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 2, 2020

The Government’s move to reduce the curfew hours is in recognition of the socio-economic impact the measure was having on ... Read More

Guyana records 68th COVID-19 death

Guyana records 68th COVID-19 death

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2020

(MOH- GEORGETOWN) - The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrets to inform the nation that as of 13:00hrs on September 22nd, ... Read More

Emergency measures to extend beyond August 31 – Health Minister

Emergency measures to extend beyond August 31 – Health Minister

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 30, 2020

−Specific measures expected for particular areas Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony, has said the emergency orders to stop ... Read More

Tracking COVID-19 from day one

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- June 22, 2020

−How it started, how it spread and where we are today DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 22, 2020 How could a ... Read More

No Place Like Home- repatriated Guyanese thrilled to be on GT soil

No Place Like Home- repatriated Guyanese thrilled to be on GT soil

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 6, 2020

-Minister of Health said ministry will remain in contact with returning nationals DPI, Guyana, Saturday, June 6, 2020 After months ... Read More

Curfew, emergency measures extended to  June 17

Curfew, emergency measures extended to June 17

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 2, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, June 2, 2020 The COVID-19 Emergency Measures (No.3) published in the Gazette 29 April 2020, and effective ... Read More

NCTF grants approval for trade unionist Komal Chand’s body to return home

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- May 18, 2020

─ following its weekly statutory meeting DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 18, 2020 The National COVID-19 Task Force (NCTF) on Monday ... Read More

103 Guyanese granted controlled re-entry by COVID-19 task force

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 18, 2020

—many in Caribbean, aboard cruise ships to return —re-entrants subject to strict Ministry of Public Health’s requirements DPI, Guyana, Monday, ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.