Coronavirus (COVID-19) News

Premier and Minister of Finance, the Hon. David Burt

COVID-19 Update (28 March 2020)

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - Press Release

Premier the Hon. David Burt, JP, MP today announced of the 36 test results received today, there were five more confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 31 negative results. 

Three of the confirmed cases were imported and two had close... Read More

Curfew Exemption Remarks

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - Press Release

Good afternoon Bermuda:

As a further measure of public safety the Governor, in consultation with the Premier, the Hon. David Burt has exercised his authority under the Emergency Powers Act 1963.  

This has allowed for the... Read More

Premier and Minister of Finance, the Hon. David Burt

The next phase in the fight against COVID-19

Friday, March 27, 2020 - Press Release

GOOD AFTERNOON.

This has been another incredibly busy day for the entire Government team engaged in this pandemic response for Bermuda. Let me begin this press briefing by thanking the people of Bermuda who have taken the time to... Read More

Statement: False Rumors that grocery stores are closing today

Friday, March 27, 2020 - Press Release

The Government today condemned and refuted rumors circulating in the community falsely claiming that grocery stores would be closed today. 

A government spokesperson stated, “The government is committed to preventing the... Read More

TCD Clarifies Alternative Vehicle Licensing Procedures

Friday, March 27, 2020 - Press Release

In an effort to assist, the Ministry of Tourism and Transport advises the public to adhere to the following updated instructions and procedures.

Vehicle owners that hold a valid TCD vehicle examination pass certificate and required... Read More

Premier and Minister of Finance, the Hon. David Burt

COVID-19 Update from Premier David Burt (26 March 2020)

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - Press Release

Good afternoon.

I apologize for the delay in today’s press conference. What is most important is that I am providing full and accurate information to the people of Bermuda. There are a number of moving parts and I wanted to make... Read More

25 March COVID-19 Update from Premier David Burt

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - Press Release

Good afternoon.

I want to start this evening with a thank you.

There are many people who are working around the clock to help put processes in place that make a difference to the lives of Bermudians during this unprecedented... Read More

Cybersecurity considerations for organizations and those working from home

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - Press Release

The Ministry of National Security issued the following Cyber Security advisory amid COVID-19.

Today the Minister of National Security, the Hon. Wayne Caines said, “With global and local attention focused on COVID-19 it's... Read More

Premier and Minister of Finance, the Hon. David Burt

COVID-19 Update (24 March 2020)

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - Press Release

Following the first full day of stricter measures implemented to reduce the risk of community spread of Covid19, Premier the Hon. David Burt, JP, MP, this afternoon reminded the public of the non-essential business closures which were... Read More

Post Office Service Levels update

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - Press Release

The Bermuda Post Office (BPO) is issuing the following COVID-19 related advisory.

As a reminder, and given the current developments with COVID-19, in an effort to limit public and staff exposure, all BPO frontline customer... Read More

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