The Department of Education has written to all Gibraltar students who are studying at University abroad to provide advice and reassurance regarding COVID-19.
A GHA Drive-Through Testing facility has been given approval to go ahead at Rooke. This temporary facility is planned to be operational within a few days.
The Ministry of Business, Tourism and Transport have announced as part of the Sustainable Traffic, Transport and Parking Plan (STTPP) that as from tomorrow, Thursday 12 March 2020, a new Pay & Display parking zone at the ex-Queen’s Cinema site will become operational.
The new COVID-19 virus can cause more severe symptoms in people with a weakened immune system (such as those suffering from cancer, or are on special medication), and older people (generally over the age of 70), especially those with long term conditions like heart disease, poorly controlled diabetes, poorly managed blood pressure and chronic lung disease.
The full Government met in Cabinet this morning in order to determine a number of policy decisions in relation to COVID-19 which was the only item on the agenda.