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Covid-19: 523 Test Results, None Were Positive

Covid-19: 523 Test Results, None Were Positive

There were 523 test results received today and none were positive for Covid-19, so the total of confirmed positive cases to date remains at 180, with 5 cases remaining active. A Government spokesperson said, “Today there were 523 test results received by the Ministry of Health, and none were positive for COVID-19. “Bermuda has had 180 total confirmed... Read more of this article

Covid-19 Health Worker Profile: Marie Beach

Covid-19 Health Worker Profile: Marie Beach

The Bermuda Government is spotlighting some of the health professionals who have helped during the pandemic, with this profile highlighting Healthy Schools Coordinator Marie Beach. Ms. Beach’s Covid-19 Health Profile says, “As a bridge between the Departments of Education and Health with almost 40 years of in-school experience, Healthy Schools Coordinator... Read more of this article

Covid-19: 864 Test Results, Two Positive

Covid-19: 864 Test Results, Two Positive

There were 864 test results received today and two were positive for Covid-19 — one having returned on the British Airways flight on 16 September 2020 and one having returned on the Delta flight from Atlanta on 17 September 2020 — so Bermuda now has a total of 180 cases, with 7 remaining active. A Government spokesperson said, “Today there were... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 30 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 30 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 30 million, with over 946,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world. A BBC story said, “The number of confirmed coronavirus cases across the globe has surpassed... Read more of this article

Covid-19: 626 Test Results, None Were Positive

Covid-19: 626 Test Results, None Were Positive

There were 626 test results received today and none were positive for Covid-19, so the total of confirmed positive cases to date remains at 178, with 5 cases remaining active. A Government spokesperson said, “Today there were 626 test results received by the Ministry of Health, and none were positive for Covid-19. “Bermuda has had 178 total confirmed... Read more of this article

Colonial Offers Additional Help To Taxi Operators

Colonial Offers Additional Help To Taxi Operators

Colonial Insurance said they have “stepped up its help for taxi drivers who are struggling due to Covid-19 by offering further cuts in insurance costs.” “We’ve seen how Covid-19 has affected tourism and, as a result, taxi drivers are seeing a big drop in their business,” said Naz Farrow, Colonial’s Chief Executive Officer. “When... Read more of this article

Video: Government Press Conference

Video: Government Press Conference

The Government is holding a press conference this evening [Sept 16] to update the public on Covid-19 and other matters. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime, the live video is below.Update 7.31pm: Minister Kim Wilson’s full statement follows below: Good Afternoon, I hope you all made it through the hurricane with minimal... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Back-To-School Procedures

Covid-19: Back-To-School Procedures

With the island’s public schools re-opening amidst the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the Commissioner of Education is providing information on the daily screening process and mask-wearing protocol, as well as the procedure to be followed if a student or a staff member is unwell at school.A poster regarding screening from the Ministry of Education... Read more of this article

Covid-19: 1185 Test Results, None Were Positive

Covid-19: 1185 Test Results, None Were Positive

There were 1185 test results received today and none were positive for Covid-19, so Bermuda has had a total of 177 total confirmed positive cases thus far, with four of the cases being active. A Government spokesperson said, “Today there were 1185 test results received by the Ministry of Health, and none were positive for Covid-19. “Bermuda... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 29 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 29 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 29 million, with over 924,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world. A CNN story said, “Secondary lockdowns are coming into force and restrictions being... Read more of this article

Covid-19: 893 Results Received, None Positive

Covid-19: 893 Results Received, None Positive

Today there were 893 test results received and none were positive for COVID-19, so the total of confirmed cases to date remains at 177, with 6 cases being active. A spokesperson said, “Today there were 893 test results received by the Ministry of Health, and none were positive for COVID-19. Bermuda has 177 total confirmed positive cases. Their... Read more of this article

Covid-19: 776 Test Results, None Were Positive

Covid-19: 776 Test Results, None Were Positive

There were 776 test results received today and none were positive for COVID-19, so the total of confirmed positive cases remains at 177, with seven active cases. A Government spokesperson said, “Today there were 776 test results received by the Ministry of Health, and none were positive for COVID-19. “Bermuda has had 177 total confirmed positive... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 28 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 28 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed 28 million, with over 910,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world. A CNN story said, “Nearly 30 US states are reporting downward trends in Covid-19 cases,... Read more of this article