Statement by Governor Jaspert in Light of the COVID-19 Update for the Territory

Tuesday, 7 April 2020 - 10:29am

You heard from the Premier and Honourable Minister for Health yesterday the welcome news that we have had confirmation that all of the 17 samples that were out for testing by CARPHA have been confirmed as negative.

Governor Jaspert Delivers Statement As 14-Day Lockdown Begins

Sunday, 5 April 2020 - 8:15pm

The British Virgin Islands is now under a 14-day shut down to control the further spread of COVID-19 in the Territory.

Message by His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Augustus J.U. Jaspert On the Start of the 14-day Lockdown

Saturday, 4 April 2020 - 9:00pm

Good evening all.  This is Governor Jaspert.  As it has now passed nine o’clock on Saturday 4th April, the Territory-wide full lockdown curfew is now back in place.  The full lockdown will be in place for the next 14 days.

Declaración de Gobernador Jaspert Sobre la llegada de kits adicionales de prueba de COVID-19 al territorio

Friday, 3 April 2020 - 8:19pm

Buen día a todos,  Ha sido otra semana con muchos retos para nosotros en este Territorio. Este es un momento verdaderamente sin precedentes que ha requerido una acción sin precedentes por parte del Gobierno de las Islas Vírgenes Británicas (BVI) y me gustaría agradecerles nuevamente por su esfuerzo para cumplir con el nuevo toque de queda. Tengo toda la confianza de que nosotros, la comunidad de las BVI, y lograremos esto juntos.

Statement by Governor Jaspert On the Arrival of Additional COVID-19 Test Kits in the Territory

Friday, 3 April 2020 - 3:07pm

Good day all,  It has been another challenging week for us in this Territory. This is a truly unprecedented time that has required unprecedented action from the Government of the British Virgin Islands and I’d like to say thank you again for your effort to comply with the new curfew. I have every confidence that we, the BVI community, will get through this together.

Declaración Del Gobernador El Sr. Agustus Jaspert Sobre El Toque De Queda Administrado

Thursday, 2 April 2020 - 7:58pm

Buenas tardes a todos.  Quiero agradecer a la gente por los esfuerzos para cumplir con el toque de queda administrado que tenemos hoy, viernes y sábado. Esto es para ayudarnos a vencer el coronavirus y eliminarlo en el próximo período.

Statement By His Excellency The Governor On Managed Curfew

Thursday, 2 April 2020 - 5:39pm

I want to thank people for the efforts to comply with the managed curfew we have in place today, Friday and Saturday.  This is to help us beat the coronavirus and stamp it out over the next period.

Statement by His Excellency the Governor On the Extension of the Curfew in Light of COVID-19

Wednesday, 1 April 2020 - 8:49pm

Good evening all,  Yesterday we announced that when this current curfew ends tomorrow morning at 6:00 a.m., a new curfew will be put in place and that this will last for a further 14 days. Yesterday, we also announced that there would be limited and managed arrangements for people to get essential supplies before returning to a lockdown in their homes.

Governor Jaspert Announces New Curfew Measures

Wednesday, 1 April 2020 - 3:09pm

His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Augustus J.U. Jaspert has announced new measures that the Government of the Virgin Islands will be undertaking to continue to prevent and mitigate the effects of COVID-19.