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. 

Premier Smith: ‘Help Us To Keep Our Communities Safe’

Thursday, 16 July 2015 - 4:45pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, is appealing to the community to help keep the Virgin Islands safe by turning in illegal weapons during an amnesty instituted by the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) in July. 

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.

Community Meeting On Proposed Developments For Brandywine Bay

Wednesday, 15 July 2015 - 10:45am

The Town and Country Planning Department is inviting the public to a community meeting on a planning application submitted for the development of Brandywine Bay. The purpose of the meeting is to encourage community participation and identify issues that should be addressed early in the planning process. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 21, at Brandywine Bay Beach at 6:00 p.m. 

The Rock Café And Sam’s Piano Bar Win July’s Business Of The Month

Wednesday, 15 July 2015 - 8:30am

The Rock Café and Sam’s Piano Bar on Virgin Gorda have captured the July Business of the Month title. 

Public Meeting To Discuss Changes In BVI Maritime Law

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 - 10:45am

Mariners, ship and, yacht owners and those interested in maritime affairs are invited to a meeting to discuss the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 on Thursday, July 16.

Travel + Leisure Ranks British Virgin Islands In Top Five Of World’s Best Awards: Jost Van Dyke and Virgin Gorda Place Second and Third

Monday, 13 July 2015 - 10:00am

The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board (BVITB) is excited to share news that Jost Van Dyke and Virgin Gorda have earned the top rankings in Travel + Leisure’s 2015 World’s Best Awards. Jost Van Dyke was awarded the No. 2 spot while Virgin Gorda followed in the No. 3 ranking this year for Top Islands in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas. These spots were awarded based on surveys conducted by readers who marked their rankings based on natural attractions, beaches, activities, sites, restaurants, food, people, friendliness, and value.

EU ‘Direct Assistance Grant Scheme’ Launches With Training In BVI

Wednesday, 8 July 2015 - 9:15am

The Government of the Virgin Islands, through the Trade and Consumer Affairs Department  is conducting training in the application process for the Caribbean Overseas Small and Medium Enterprises (COSME) Direct Assistance Grant Scheme.

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