Topic: Constitutional Affairs, Good Governance, United Kingdom Overseas Territory | Posted By: DSmith
Saturday, 13 November 2021 - 3:31pm
Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie is away from the Virgin Islands from today attending the annual Overseas Territories (OT) Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) in the United Kingdom (UK), which will be the first JMC in-person meeting since 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Topic: Good Governance, Novel Coronavirus | Posted By: DSmith
Thursday, 7 October 2021 - 2:50pm
When COVID-19 hit our islands, the Government acted swiftly to provide help, including money not only to assist hard-pressed farmers and fishermen but also to expand the numbers of both to ensure a stronger and more reliable local food supply.
On Friday October 1 the Government provided a further quantity of documents to the Commission of Inquiry – around a thousand pages. Their discovery was the result of continuing intensive efforts by the public service of the Virgin Islands to find any and all evidence which might be helpful to the Commission in its work.
Topic: Good Governance | Posted By: smaduro-skelton
Wednesday, 14 July 2021 - 12:09pm
I wanted to update you on the Commission of Inquiry, launched by my predecessor because of increasing concerns about poor governance, and possible corruption, abuse of office or other serious dishonesty within the British Virgin Islands.