Deputy Premier Concludes OT-UK Ministerial Talks On Brexit

Friday, 15 June 2018 - 11:28am

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering has concluded ministerial meetings between the Overseas Territories (OT) and United Kingdom (UK) on Brexit.

Deputy Premier Selected At Pre-JMC To Represent OTs At UN Climate Talks

Thursday, 14 June 2018 - 6:32pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering has been selected to represent the Overseas Territories (OTs) at the 24th Conference of the Parties (COP24) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) that will take place in December 2018.

BVI And UK Hold Bilateral Talks On Recovery

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 - 10:26am

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering and United Kingdom Overseas Territories Minister, Lord Ahmad held a bilateral meeting on 12 June in which they discussed preparations for the 2018 hurricane season, recovery of the British Virgin Islands and public registers of beneficial ownership.

New Procedure - Work Permit Waiver For Skilled Workers

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 - 9:41am

Business owners are notified that requests for Work Permit Waivers for entry of skilled workers to assist in the Territory’s disaster recovery efforts must now be submitted in writing to the Minister for Natural Resources and Labour.

New Procedure- Work Permit Waiver For Skilled Workers

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 - 9:21am

Business owners are being reminded of the new procedure in place to accommodate the entry of skilled workers into the Territory to assist in recovery efforts.

Deputy Premier Discusses Support For Recovery During Hertfordshire Visit

Tuesday, 12 June 2018 - 4:13pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources & Labour Dr. Hon. Kedrick Pickering has met representatives of the BRE Group in Hertfordshire County to discuss support for the recovery of the British Virgin Islands.

Community Urged To Utilise Sargassum Seaweed

Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 5:16pm

Acting Deputy Chief Conservation and Fisheries officer Mr. Mervin Hastings is urging residents to utilise the Sargassum seaweed that is being washed up along the Territory’s shorelines.

Governor Jaspert: "Together We Can Make A Difference To Reduce Unnecessary Use Of Plastics"

Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 4:52pm

Today is World Environment Day – a chance to consider the amazing environment we have in BVI and the importance of protecting it.

Owners Of Dogs Must Have Them Licensed

Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 4:48pm

Dog owners in the Territory are reminded to have them licensed as required by law.

Hon. Pickering Attends First Ocean Risk Summit in Bermuda

Thursday, 17 May 2018 - 1:50pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering attended the first Ocean Risk Summit held in Bermuda from May 8 to 10.

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