BVI To Start 2020 With An Approved Budget

Tuesday, 24 December 2019 - 9:41pm

I am pleased to advise that the 2020 Budget was assented to by His Excellency the Governor on Friday, 20 December, 2019, and was also Gazetted on the same day.

Changing USD Currency Not An Option For The BVI

Friday, 13 December 2019 - 8:09pm

The Government of the British Virgin Islands has moved to clarify certain inaccurate reports and misconceptions that have been circulating in the local and international media with respect to its use of the US Dollar as the Territory’s official currency.

Remarks By Premier And Minister Of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie During The BVI Digital Economy Symposium

Tuesday, 3 December 2019 - 11:47am

We held a Business Solutions Forum that brought business stakeholders from various sectors of the economy and key Government agencies together in the same room to find solutions and resolutions. We were setting the stage for today and the future—to create a new Golden Age for the BVI hinged on greening the BVI agenda.

Premier Delivers 2020 Budget Address: Transformation for Resilience and Sustainability

Tuesday, 19 November 2019 - 3:41pm

I move that the Bill shortly entitled the Appropriation Act, 2020 be read a second time as I invite this Honourable House to extend its customary indulgence as I deliver the Territory’s 2020 Budget Address.

Case Study Of The ESHS Presented At Procurement Conference

Thursday, 31 October 2019 - 5:48pm

Director of Projects in the Ministry of Finance, Dr. Drexel Glasgow presented a Case Study on the delivery of the Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) when he represented the Territory at the Inter-American Network on Government (INGP) Procurement annual conference.

Statement By Premier Fahie: Update on Premier’s Official Trip to the United Kingdom September 11-13

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:41am

Mr. Speaker, I wish to update this Honourable House on my trip to the United Kingdom from 11th to 13th September 2019 where I led the delegation to discuss the conditions of the United Kingdom Loan Guarantee and other matters.

Statement By Premier Fahie : Upgrading of the JD Edwards System

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:28am

Mr. Speaker, I will now speak on the Oracle JD Edwards (JDE) software.

Statement By Premier Fahie: Strengthening Democracy, Transparency and Accountability

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:18am

Mr. Speaker, I am in a good place this morning because finally the Members of the opposition agree that questions and answering the questions asked is critically important in strengthening our democracy, transparency and accountability, especially if we are on our way to becoming self-reliant. I commend them for these questions.

Statement By Premier Fahie: Establishment of Virgin Islands Borrowing Committee

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:14am

Mr. Speaker, my Government continues to put the necessary structures in place to restore hope and prosperity for all of the people of the Virgin Islands.

Statement By Premier And Minister Of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie On The Recovery Of Our Territory - It’s About You

Monday, 30 September 2019 - 4:55pm

My people of the Virgin Islands Good day and God’s blessings to you.  You would recall that approximately two weeks ago I led a delegation to London to discuss with the United Kingdom Government, its offer of a Loan Guarantee for Recovery and Development projects in response to the damage arising from Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017.  Please note that the discussions were not about a loan, but rather about the conditions around the loan guarantee.

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