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Returning Resident Tests Positive for COVID-19 – Two Active Cases on Island

A minor female returning resident from the United Kingdom tested positive for COVID-19 after undergoing her repeat test as per established protocol for unvaccinated minors. She arrived in Anguilla on July 12, submitted a negative COVID-19 PCR test result prior to arrival, and subsequently tested negative upon arrival. Presently she has mild symptoms and is […]

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Council Member for Montserrat Assumes Chairmanship of ECCB Monetary Council 

Council Member for Montserrat Assumes Chairmanship of ECCB Monetary Council  19 July, Basseterre, Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis –  Chairmanship of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will be transferred to the Honourable Premier and Council Member for Montserrat, Joseph Easton Farrell, during a Handing Over Ceremony on 23 July. […]

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COVID-19 Vaccinations moving to Anguilla Football Association Stadium

The Ministry of Health hereby advises that all COVID-19 vaccinations will now be conducted at the Anguilla Football Association Stadium effective April 23rd 2021 starting at 9:30am. There will be two different areas for vaccination depending on dosage: First doses will be provided on the southern section of the stand. Persons wishing to obtain their […]

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Acquisition of Royal Bank of Canada ECCU Operations by Consortium of National Banks Finalised

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) advises that effective 1 April 2021, the Royal Bank of Canada’s (RBC) operations in Antigua and Barbuda, the Commonwealth of Dominica, Montserrat, Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis and Saint Lucia have ceased, having been acquired by a consortium of national banks. The Consortium of banks comprises: Antigua Commercial […]

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Visitor Tests Positive for COVID-19 –Two Active Cases on Island; Vaccinations for Homebound Persons Available

An adult female visitor from the United States, who arrived in Anguilla yesterday evening, March 21st, has tested positive for COVID-19. She submitted a negative COVID-19 PCR test result prior to arrival and was subsequently tested upon arrival as per the established protocol. That test came back positive. She is asymptomatic and remains in isolation […]

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CHEQUE TO DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT FOR FOSTER CARE PROGRAMME

THE UWI OPEN CAMPUS ANGUILLA AND ACWA PRESENT CHEQUE TO DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT FOR FOSTER CARE PROGRAMME On Friday March 19, 2021, the Manager of the British Overseas Territories Open Campus Sites, Dr. Phyllis Fleming-Banks and President of the Anglican Church Women Association (ACWA), Mrs. Celestine John presented a cheque in the amount of […]

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Anguilla’s Esther Ward among the UWI’s Top Student Athletes to be celebrated on Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Ms. Esther Ward of The University of The West Indies (UWI) Open Campus Anguilla is among nine (9) top Student Athletes to be honoured by The University on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.  Esther, who, recently completed a Bachelor of Science Management Studies (Entrepreneurship), is one of two (2) finalists for the Vice […]