Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton Virgin Gorda Office Hours

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 3:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is informing the Virgin Gorda community that Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton, will hold office hours on Virgin Gorda, Thursday, August 20, 

Former Governor Mark Herdman, CBE, LVO, Passed Away

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 10:15am

Former Governor of the Virgin Islands, Mr. Mark Herdman, Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE), Lieutenant of Royal Victorian Order (LVO), passed away on August 5. The Governor, Mr. John S. Duncan, OBE, who is overseas, has been informed.

Regional Parliamentary Conference Begins

Thursday, 30 July 2015 - 9:45am

Representatives from thirteen countries are in the BVI attending the 40th Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA)

Premier Smith: We Are All Interdependent On Each Other

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 - 5:15pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE is encouraging Commonwealth parliamentarians to continue to unite to achieve regional success on a range of common issues affecting representative countries. 

Premier Smith Attends Preparatory Meeting For 2015 Joint Ministerial Council

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 - 5:00pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE is in Bermuda for a preparatory meeting ahead of the 2015 Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) being held later this year in the United Kingdom (UK).

Statement by His Excellency the Governor Mr. John S. Duncan, OBE on the Appointment of the Leader of the Opposition

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 - 4:00pm

Despite allowing a period of one month and one day for further reflection and consultation, I regret to announce that the Members of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition in the House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands have been unable to agree the recommendation of a Leader of the Opposition in accordance with section 70 (2) (a) of the Virgin Islands Constitution.

BVI Is Ready For Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference

Monday, 20 July 2015 - 5:15pm

Over 70 Parliamentarians from 14 countries will soon begin arriving in the Territory for the 40th Annual Conference of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) from July 25 to August 1. 

One-On-One Press Statement By Premier

Thursday, 16 July 2015 - 3:15pm

Ladies and gentlemen of the media,

I thank you for being here this afternoon. This is first of many press briefings to come.

As a reminder, this forum is two-fold. It provides an opportunity for me to inform you of the work of my Government. Secondly, it provides an opportunity for us to have discourse about the work of my Government. 

Premier Smith Pays Tribute To Late Chief Minister Wheatley

Thursday, 16 July 2015 - 8:30am

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, has stated that he is pleased to be part of the celebrations for an extraordinary son of the soil who paved the way for the prosperity that BVIslanders now enjoy.

Premier Smith To Hold Office Hours On Virgin Gorda

Tuesday, 3 March 2015 - 4:45pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is advising residents of the Virgin Gorda community that Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE will hold office hours on Virgin Gorda on Thursday, March 5th, 2015 at the Vanterpool Administration Building.

Persons wishing to meet with Premier Smith can walk in from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Alternatively appointments can be made by telephoning 468- 2152, or by contacting the Virgin Gorda District Office.

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