RBC closes temporarily due to “health and safety precautions”

The Royal Bank of Canada in Roseau

The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) located on the Dame Eugenia Charles Boulevard in Roseau has announced that it will be closed until further notice due to “health and safety precautions.”

It also said a temporary location will be announced as soon as possible.

“Our full-service ATM will remain here to support your financial needs including deposits, withdrawals, bill and credit card payments,” a notice on the bank’s door reads.

It also encouraged clients to use alternative service options “including the RBC mobile app and online banking tools.”

Customers were told to call its client advice center for credit and online banking needs.

“We remain committed to meeting your needs and look forward to continue to serve you today and in the future,” the notice said.

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20 Comments

  1. marie-claire R Skerrit
    March 13, 2018

    The PM is killing the country a sad shame

    • Charmery
      March 13, 2018

      What does the PM have to do with a Canadian bank building closing for repairs

  2. Progress
    March 13, 2018

    Such a shame.. Can’t the government assist them. Everything in this country back to front.

    • Amarossa
      March 13, 2018

      Government assist? Why should they? RBC is a Canadian bank that is in direct competition to our own National Bank.
      Some of you all don’t think??

    • Kermit
      March 13, 2018

      What I hearing there nah! Government assist??? All you have to break that habit of begging!!! All you too like handouts! The bank can fix the building on their own and let the people waive the rent to make up for whatbthey spent.

    • RandyX
      March 14, 2018

      Well here we finally got it, Dominicans see the government as their private bank because Skerrit encourages them to do so and make them totally dependent on him. Where are all these proud, hard working people gone that used to life on this island?? Just beggars left that are willing to sell their soul to the devil for just a few dollars!!

  3. West Virginia
    March 13, 2018

    Allu too soft Clear Harbor had all kinds of chemical and asbestos exposure and never closed…

    I sure if just allu A/C that break down

    • Me
      March 14, 2018

      Is it possible that Clear Harbor care less about their workers’ health than Does RBC?

  4. Irma
    March 12, 2018

    They probably found mold inside the building post Maria.

    • Malatete
      March 13, 2018

      This could be possible if plasterboard/drywall is present in the building’s structure. It is highly susceptible to bacterial growth, in damp/humid conditions, that produce harmful toxins. I have always held that this material is not suitable for our climate.even when dried out it wil continue the growth of fungal spores, which cause especially respiratory problems.

      • Ice
        March 13, 2018

        If they use the wrong material yes you will get mold. But the right material they should be fine.
        Just saying.

      • Me-Aloe
        March 14, 2018

        @ Maletete …it is built in bricks. And any place with is not exposed to circulating natural air (air from outside) and is always cool / cold will develop mold. The banks are always very cool

  5. DT
    March 12, 2018

    what wrong with my country now it’s the bank Lord pray for everyone back home.

    • Zafeh moun
      March 13, 2018

      be careful what u ask of the Good Lord

  6. Kermit
    March 12, 2018

    Who is the owner of that building anybody knows?

    • Me-Aloe
      March 12, 2018

      My deceased grandfather. He left me as his #1 beneficiary but other relatives fighting me for it. Now it is in bad condition they trying to back off. Let them fix it.

      • Kermit
        March 12, 2018

        Ohhhhhhh! Well I agree with you.

      • Roseau Boy
        March 13, 2018

        Too much kiks :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D

    • LOL
      March 12, 2018

      Skerrit,madard meliessa the boy who studies in the US, Sr counsels etc purchased by part of the cabal with passport money.lol

      • Kermit
        March 13, 2018

        Uhmmmmmmm. No sense!!

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