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.

Premier Smith To Address International Economic Forum In Canada

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 - 3:30pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, will discuss the role of the Caribbean in the economic development of the Americas when he addresses the International Economic Forum of the Americas Toronto Global Forum in Toronto, Canada on Thursday, July 9.

Premier Smith: We Understand the Importance of Social Security

Monday, 6 July 2015 - 1:00pm

Good morning Madame Chair,

On behalf of the Government and People of the Virgin Islands, I bid a warm welcome to the leaders and participants of the many Social Security Boards from the Caribbean region, United States of America, and Suriname. 

Video Competition Ceremony Awards Winners

Thursday, 2 July 2015 - 1:15pm

The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) concluded its commemoration of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) with an awards ceremony at Marias by the Sea on July 1. 

Premier Smith Attends CARICOM Meeting In Barbados

Thursday, 2 July 2015 - 11:45am

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, is away from the Territory attending the 36th Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in Barbados.

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