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Antigua & Barbuda Travel Advisory

The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has updated its travel advisory effective immediately to ensure the continued safety of travelers and residents.

Latest Travel Advisory

The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has updated its travel advisory effective immediately to ensure the continued safety of travelers and residents.

Latest Yacht Entry Protocols

The Novel Coronavirus Pandemic and the resultant COVID-19 global crisis have resulted in a dramatic change to the ways in which the Government of Antigua and Barbuda and its related state-owned enterprises are required to work.

Five Year Caribbean Regatta Calendar Published

As local club racing cautiously resumes in the Caribbean region, the Caribbean Sailing Association has updated the 5 year International Calendar.

Meet the new GM at National Sailing Academy

The National Sailing Academy was founded 10 years ago by Elizabeth Jordan who has been President and General Manager since the very beginning.

Latest Travel Advisory

The Government of Antigua & Barbuda has updated its travel advisory effective immediately to ensure the continued safety of travelers and residents.

Require a PCR Test for Travel?

Mount St. John’s Medical Centre (MSJMC) has commenced Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (Novel Coronavirus COVID-19)

2020 List of Hurricane Shelters

A preliminary list of buildings to be utilised as hurricane shelters this year has been published along with the names of the District Disaster Coordinators.

Latest Travel Advisory

The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has updated its travel advisory effective 09 July 2020 at 11:59 PM Antigua and Barbuda time (AST) to ensure the continued safety of travelers and residents.

ABDF Collaborates with Fisheries Department

The Antigua and Barbuda Defence Force Coast Guard along with the Fisheries Department within the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs have increased their efforts to halt illegal fishing in the waters of Antigua and Barbuda.

Marine Relief Fund

The Antigua and Barbuda Marine Association launched the Marine Relief Fund last month to assist yacht workers whose employment has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

State of Emergency Update

Notes from Cabinet: The Cabinet reviewed the state of affairs in Antigua and Barbuda in light of the Covid-19 global pandemic, the curfew, and the successes scored from the opening-up of the country since June 1, 2020.

ABDF Seeks Assistance

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda – 13th June, 2020…..The Antigua and Barbuda Defence Force Coast Guard division is seeking the public’s assistance in its effort to recover a missing vessel at sea.

State of Emergency Update

Notes from Cabinet: (pt1)- The Cabinet held a mixed-media meeting with 7 members present in the Cabinet Meeting Room, and 6 members on the virtual platform. The meeting began at 10:15 and ended at 3:00 pm.

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