News category: COVID-19

Issued: March 20, 2020 The Government has enacted emergency measures that seek to limit the spread of the Coronavirus 19 (COVID-19) Therefore, Bahamasair has made adjustments to its flight schedule.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to advise that recent reports from the World Health Organization (WHO) indicate that the COVID-19 virus has now spread to more than seventy-five (75) countries. At least, forty-seven (47) of these countries have ten (10) cases or less. Some are reporting their first cases. Significantly, however, there is a prevalence of cases emerging in a few selected countries. According to the Director-General’s 4th March 2020 Briefing, almost 90% of those cases are from three countries: Iran, South Korea and Italy.