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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Nassau, The Bahamas

Location:  The Bahamas Event:      May 18, 2020 Update Emergency Powers Orders Updates Announced on May 17, 2020 On May 17, the Prime Minister announced modifications to the Emergency Powers Orders. Please read the full text at  https://opm.gov.bs/national-address-17-may-2020 . Boaters on pleasure craft anchored offshore in Bahamian waters (who have effectively been social distancing for 14 days or longer) are now permitted to go ashore to conduct routine business, while ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Nassau, The Bahamas

Location:  Turks and Caicos Islands  Event: May 9, 2020 On April 30, the Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands announced that the closure of the country’s borders to inbound visitors has been extended “until (at least) 1st June.” The Premier further announced phased reopening plans for TCI, which are available here:   https://www.gov.tc/moh/coronavirus/news/147-premier-s-national-covid-19-address-30-april-2020 . If you are a U.S. citizen in ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Nassau, The Bahamas

Emergency Powers Orders – Travel Restrictions, Curfew and Lockdown Information On April 27, the Prime Minister announced the extension of the Emergency Powers Orders until May 30.  The Prime Minister’s full remarks are available  here . All airports and seaports of The Bahamas will remain closed to incoming international flights carrying visitors until at least May 30 (including private airports).  Under ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Nassau, The Bahamas

Location:  Turks and Caicos Islands  Event:  May 1, 2020 Update On April 30, the Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands announced that the closure of the country’s borders to inbound visitors has been extended “until (at least) 1st June.” The Premier further announced phased reopening plans for TCI, which are available here:   https://www.gov.tc/moh/coronavirus/news/147-premier-s-national-covid-19-address-30-april-2020 . If you are a U.S. citizen in ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Nassau, The Bahamas

Location:  The Bahamas            Event:     April 29, 2020 Update   Emergency Powers Orders Extended until May 30, 2020         On April 27, the Prime Minister announced the extension of the Emergency Powers Orders until May 30.  The Prime Minister’s full remarks are available  here .     All airports and seaports of The Bahamas will remain closed to incoming international flights carrying visitors until at least May 30 (including ...
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