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Communiqué of the 96 th Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank

Issued: 24 July 2020 The Ninety-Sixth Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) was held on 24 July 2020, via videoconference, under the Chairmanship of Dr the Honourable Timothy Harris, Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis. Monetary Stability The Monetary Council received the Governor’s Report […]

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First set of winners in Flow’s “Bag ah Money” promotions Weekly winners

The Valley, Anguilla –22nd July 2020 – Flow customers across Anguilla are beaming with excitement over the launch of its “Bag ah Money” campaign which gives new and existing customers the opportunity to win a total of Thirty Thousand dollars ($30,000) over the next two months. In August one (1) lucky customer will win a […]

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Hon. Deputy Governor Announces Portfolio Change for Permanent Secretaries

16 July 2020 – The recent allocation of the Government of Anguilla ministerial portfolios has presented the Anguilla Public Service the opportunity to realign the portfolios of the cadre of Permanent Secretaries. Commenting on the changes which will take effect 20 July 2020, the Hon. Deputy Governor Perin Bradley said: “To best serve the Anguillian […]

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Applications Invited for the 2020/2021 Julian R. Harrigan Memorial Scholarship at the UWI Open Campus Anguilla

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Open Campus Anguilla and the UWI Alumni Association Anguilla Chapter have announced the opening of applications for the 2020/2021 Julian R. Harrigan Memorial Scholarship. The annual award is available to new and continuing students at the UWI Open Campus Anguilla and covers up to US$2,200.00 in tuition for […]

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ANGUILLA LAUNCHES VIRTUAL ISLAND TOURS WITH ‘EXPERIENCE ANGUILLA AT HOME’

Platform Offers Opportunity to ‘Visit’ Award-Winning Island From Home The Valley, Anguilla, July 15, 2020……..The Anguilla Tourist Board (ATB) is launching a new online platform offering visitors an opportunity to experience the best of Anguilla from the comfort of their own homes. Experience Anguilla At Home is an immersive video and audio platform showcasing the […]

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ANGUILLA WINS BEST ISLAND IN THE CARIBBEAN BERMUDA, AND THE BAHAMAS IN TRAVEL+LEISURE 2020 WORLD’S BEST AWARDS

The Valley, Anguilla, July 9, 2020…… The Hon. Haydn Hughes, Minister of Tourism for Anguilla, and the Hon. Cardigan Connor, former Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism, came together in a bipartisan spirit of unity to celebrate Anguilla’s success as the preferred Caribbean destination.   For the fourth consecutive year in a row, Anguilla is ranked No. 1 […]

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Non-Partisan Citizens to Observe General Election

The Anguilla Governor’s Office under the legal basis set out in the Regulations, 2020 made by the Governor under Section 97 of the Elections Act 2019 (Act No. 18/2019) has accredited the “Anguilla Independent Citizens Observers (AICO)”. The role of the Anguilla Independent Citizens Observers (AICO) is to observe and evaluate the upcoming Anguilla General […]

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Statement from H.E. Governor – Border closure, repatriation and quarantine regulations

Border closure 1. On 18 June, Executive Council agreed to extend the regulation closing ports to 14 July while keeping the previously agreed exemptions unchanged. These exemptions tightly limit the permitted movement of vessels and aircraft to those: i. used for cargo and medical purposes, including medical evacuations; ii. carrying passengers out of Anguilla; and […]

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COVID19 Response: Regulations and Rules approved by Executive under the Public Health and Quarantine Acts.

On June 5th 2020, the Minister of Health, Hon. Evans McNiel Rogers signed Public Health (Government Quarantine and Isolation Facilities Regulations 2020 and Public Health (Quarantine) Regulations 2020 as approved by Executive Council under section 8 of the Public Health Act, R.S.A. c. P125 as a critical part of Anguilla’s COVID-19 response. On June 5th […]