Friday, April 19, 2024

Cruise ship requests assistance


Share post:

Government has received a request for assistance from a cruise ship.

A statement from Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. said the request was made today and it is suspected that there are positive cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on board.

The vessel, carrying 53 passengers and 68 crew, is set to arrive tonight, and will be met by Ministry of Health and Wellness officials who will evaluate the situation and respond to requests for assistance. (PR)


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

WIPA commends Hayley Matthews for historic win as Wisden’s Leading T20 Cricketer in the World

The West Indies Players’ Association (WIPA) proudly commends West Indies Women’s captain Hayley Matthews for being designated Wisden's...

Abrahams: Be Prepared

Barbadians have been urged to be as prepared as possible as the country braces for an active Atlantic...

BWA Continues Mains Replacement in St. Thomas 

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) advises that work to replace themains in Bridgefield, St. Thomas is still in...

Police seeking information on Pinelands shooting

The Barbados Police Service (TBPS) is seeking the General Public’s assistance with information relative to a shooting incident,...