Monday, September 21, 2020

CORONAVIRUS: ‘Gibraltar is like a cruise ship’, says minister at drive-thru testing

The new testing facility at the old Rooke site could have results back in six hours once it sets up on March 23, said the health minister as he opened it.

COVID-19: Guidelines to follow in Spain during coronavirus State of Alarm

People who do not respect the State of Alarm face fines of up to 600,000 euros and even prison sentences.

Gibraltar schools change role from Monday as Coronavirus continues to spread

As the number of active cases of Coronavirus went up to eight on the Rock, plans to make the schools take care of children during the day were announced.

CORONAVIRUS: Gibraltar galleries next to close as culture goes digital

GALLERIES are next to close and culture goes online in Gibraltar after the Coronavirus pandemic grows to ten total cases in the British territory.

HM The Queen states that she and her family ‘stand ready to play their part’

AMID the emergency measures being introduced here in Spain and in the UK, our Monarch has released a statement to the nation.

EXCLUSIVE: Spain’s miracle baby born during a state of alarm in coronavirus-hit Andalucia

Being born in the time of the coronavirus implies a double dose of illusion and hope.

Local Police in Costa Blanca town ban ‘meetings of more than one person’ with fines of up to €30,000...

ALGORFA Policia Local has issued a statement this morning, March 19, prohibiting meetings of two people or more. It...

Coronavirus: French Open’s controversial new dates in late September ‘approved’ by Spain’s Rafael Nadal

Uproar in the tennis world following surprise announcement by Roland Garros officials to move French Open to September.

Five new Coronavirus cases reported in Gibraltar are not in danger

There are now six active Coronavirus patients in Gibraltar, but all are in good health, with a number of tests still to be received from the UK.

Lock-down may be working in Alicante province, no new Coronavirus cases for 24 hours

ALICANTE province has not registered any new cases of Coronavirus between Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 March. The region’s...

COVID-19: Critical Condition for first paediatric coronavirus admission in Spain’s Andalucia

Twelve dead in Andalucia and first child admitted to hospital.

Covid-19: Chinese community donates face masks to Cordoba’s Reina Sofia Hospital

Chinese citizens hand over a thousand masks to the National Police.

WATCH: ‘T-Rex’ spotted in Murcia trying to evade Coronavirus lock-down

POLICE in Murcia have had to take to social media reminding citizens that fancy dress costumes are not a valid way to...

BARKING MAD: Man walks toy dog in bid to escape Spain’s coronavirus lockdown

A MAN faces a hefty fine after police caught him walking a toy dog in a bid to get round the coronavirus...

CORONAVIRUS: Gibraltar brings in new law to keep elderly in their homes

Cabinet decide to stop elderly movement as frontier closes on the Rock and and local volunteer get the chance to help out in Coronavirus struggle.

More Gibraltar medics to be trained to fight against COVID-19

Additional Gibraltar medical staff are trained to fight Coronavirus as the pandemic threatens to strike at the heart of the community.

CORONAVIRUS: The four signs that you to look out for in Gibraltar

The Director of Health has issued four indicators that mean you will need to self-isolate and call 111 on the Rock, especially if you are vulnerable.

Costa Blanca council quarantines all vulnerable staff after worker contracts Covid-19

TORREVIEJA Town Hall has told it’s staff not to come in today and self-isolate themselves against a potential spread of Coronavirus.

COVID-19: Renewal of medical prescriptions to be issued remotely, Andalucia health ministry announces

The procedure will now be done over the phone, using the usual number for Primary Care (955 54 50 60).

First recovery from Coronavirus reported in Murcia region, but cases still rising

FIGURES released this morning, March 16, from the Murcia Health Authority, confirm the first full recovery from the Covid-19 virus in the...

CORONAVIRUS: Gibraltar father unable to collect sons from Spain

TWO sons were separated from their father for a few hours after the Spanish police prevented him from picking them up with more chaos expected on Monday.

CORONAVIRUS: All Gibraltar restaurants, bars and cafes to shut from Monday

ALL restaurants will be closed to the public from this Monday on Gibraltar Government orders to prevent the spread of Coronavirus on the Rock.

CORONAVIRUS: Now is the time to take action, says Gibraltar minister

Stopping the virus before its spreads is better than waiting until it is too late, the Minister for Public Health told the Olive Press in an exclusive interview.

COVID-19: Spain and US now the two countries where coronavirus is spreading fastest

In Spain each patient infects on average three other people, one of the highest rates in the world

BREAKING: ‘Most of us will get Coronavirus, but we will recover’, says Gibraltar Chief Minister

The Chief Minister expects 'most' of Gibraltar to get the Coronavirus but he wants to 'protect the most vulnerable', who will find it hardest to recover.

CORONAVIRUS: Gibraltar businesses ask for help to overcome crisis

BUSINESSES in Gibraltar have asked for government aid in an exclusive Olive Press report after a Chamber of Commerce SOS message.