Governor Pledges To Protect The Territory’s Biodiversity

Thursday, 11 April 2019 - 4:57pm

Governor Jaspert visited Jost Van Dyke today with the BVI National Parks Trust and scientists from Kew Gardens in the UK. 

Discussions Ongoing For Banking Service On Virgin Gorda

Friday, 31 August 2018 - 5:27pm

 Following the closure of the Scotia Bank branch on Virgin Gorda effective September 1, 2018, Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE today announced... 

Statement By Premier Smith On The Closure Of Scotia Bank On Virgin Gorda

Tuesday, 3 July 2018 - 1:06pm

After the Managing Director of Scotia Bank advised my Government that it was closing its branch on Virgin Gorda effective 1st September, 2018.

Premier To Make Statement On Insurance Claims, Bank Loans

Monday, 11 December 2017 - 11:55am

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, on Tuesday, December 5 held two separate meetings with the Territory’s insurance providers and banks to discuss matters relating to the processing of claims and the status of loan moratoriums following the passage of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

CIBC Donates $100K Towards BVI Government’s Recovery Efforts

Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 2:45pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has received a donation of $100,000.00 toward the Territory’s rebuilding and recovery efforts. 

Daily Brief by Premier Smith For September 29

Friday, 29 September 2017 - 6:47pm

Good day my fellow residents.  As we come to the end of this September, I give God thanks for his continued blessings on our lives.  As daunting as this month was for the Virgin Islands, I believe we still have much to be grateful for.

Statement By Premier Smith At Press Briefing On September 22

Sunday, 24 September 2017 - 4:16pm

Good day, as Premier of the Virgin Islands, I am pleased to report on progress with our recovery efforts following the passage of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Devastation is obvious to all, but I want you to know that your Government is committed to leading the Territory through this challenging time.

Acting Premier Meets In Antigua To Discuss Correspondent Banking

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 1:09pm

Acting Premier, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering led a delegation to Antigua and Barbuda on behalf of Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE from October 27 to 28 to discuss issues and seek solutions relative to correspondent banking relationships and its consequence on the Caribbean. 

Government's Response To Articles Regarding National Bank Of The Virgin Islands

Thursday, 27 October 2016 - 9:22pm

We refer to reports in online media that the Financial Services Commission has concerns in respect to the survivability of the National Bank of the Virgin Islands.

Soil Nail Technique Introduced In Phase V Power Programme

Wednesday, 9 March 2016 - 5:30pm

The soil nail stabilisation technique has been introduced into the construction works of the Phase V Power Development Programme at Pockwood Pond.