Rt Hon. Lord Goldsmith On Environmental Tour

Friday, 3 February 2023 - 1:02pm

Minister for the Overseas Territories, the Rt Hon. Lord Goldsmith, His Excellency the Governor Mr. John Rankin CMG, Minister for Natural Resources and Labour Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull, President of the H Lavity Stoutt Community Colleget (HLSCC) Mr. Richard Georges, and the Head of Marine & Maritime Studies at HLSCC Ms. Susan Zaluski are featured on an environmental tour that took place on Wednesday February 1.

Statement By The Rt Hon Lord Goldsmith Regarding His Visit To The Virgin Islands

Friday, 3 February 2023 - 12:42pm

I have so enjoyed being here in the British Virgin Islands - meeting elected representatives, officials and community members from right across the Territory.

Statement by Honourable Turnbull on Grant from the European Union

Thursday, 26 January 2023 - 5:24pm

Madam Speaker, today I am pleased to further highlight recent developments within the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour pertaining to funding. The Ministry is in receipt of a grant from the European Union and their partners Expertise France in the amount of 927,890 Euros or approximately $965,000 US dollars through the Overseas Countries and Territories’ Resilience, Sustainable Energy, and Marine Biodiversity Programme - RESEMBID.

Statement by Honourable Turnbull - MOU Between Southampton University and the VI Government

Thursday, 26 January 2023 - 5:11pm

Madam Speaker, on Thursday 19th January, The Honourable Premier Dr. Natalio Wheatley during his recent official visit to the UK, signed into effect a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the BVI Government and the prestigious University of Southampton.

Premier’s Meetings And Engagements With UK Officials A Success

Monday, 23 January 2023 - 5:23pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has stated that the past week of meetings and engagements in the United Kingdom were successful in the advancement of the economic, political and environmental interests of the Territory.

Premier Wheatley's Statement on His Official Visit to the United Kingdom

Monday, 23 January 2023 - 1:06pm

A pleasant good morning. I am pleased to have another press conference to keep the public informed. My update today is on my official visit to the United Kingdom which concluded yesterday.

Lynette Harrigan Awarded MBE from HM The King in the New Year’s Honours List

Saturday, 31 December 2022 - 6:33pm

Ms Lynette Harrigan has been awarded an MBE from His Majesty the King for her contributions to International Travel during the COVID pandemic and to the community in the British Virgin Islands.

Overseas Territories Attend UK National Service Of Remembrance

Wednesday, 16 November 2022 - 12:13pm

Representatives from the Overseas Territories are featured as they laid wreaths at the Cenotaph in London during the National Service of Remembrance.

Statement By Honourable Melvin Turnbull On Meeting With New UK Overseas Territories Minister The Rt. Hon. Lord Zac Goldsmith

Tuesday, 15 November 2022 - 1:47pm

I am presently at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Sharm El-Sheik, Egypt, as a key player in the representation of overseas territories and small-island developing states, whose livelihoods are increasingly affected by the effects of climate change.

Young Virgin Islander Charity Rymer to Speak in the UK House of Commons

Friday, 4 November 2022 - 7:07am

On the invitation of the United Kingdom  Speaker in the House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle, young persons from across the Overseas Territories were invited to attend a special segment of the UK Youth Parliament sitting on November 4th, 2022.

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