Special Select Committee Reviews COVID-19 Spending

The Special Select Committee of Parliament met on Thursday, July 9, to review developments related to the public health crisis caused by COVID-19.

A breakdown of expenses from the National Health Fund (NHF) was presented as well as the latest on the island’s testing capacity.

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Wellness, Dunstan Bryan says approximately $702 million is to be disbursed for COVID-19 relief in the month of July.