Message from Governor Augustus Jaspert on the Passage of Tropical Storm Laura

Saturday, 22 August 2020 - 9:19am

A pleasant good morning to all.

The centre of Tropical Storm Laura passed the Territory early this morning, and we can be grateful for the news that there are no reports of major damage.

Premier and Minister for Finance Andrew A. Fahie's Message on the Approach of Tropical Storm Laura

Friday, 21 August 2020 - 5:41pm

No doubt, many of you would have seen that earlier today, forecasters placed the Territory under Tropical Storm Warning as we await the imminent approach of Tropical Storm Laura.

Disaster Relief Exercise On Norman Island Labelled A Success

Thursday, 20 August 2020 - 5:03pm

The Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief (HADR) exercise conducted on Norman Island over the weekend has been called a success.

Remarks By Honourable Carvin Malone: Launch of Bounce Back Stronger A Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Resilience Campaign

Thursday, 20 August 2020 - 1:15pm

Good morning, fellow Virgin Islanders, residents and friends. As the Minister of Health and Social Development it is an honor for me to be here today to celebrate the successful collaboration between BVI and the Pan American Health Organization (or PAHO), with financing support from the Caribbean Development Bank.

Message From Governor Augustus J.U. Jaspert On Tropcial Depression 13

Thursday, 20 August 2020 - 9:22am

For the last several days, many on these islands have followed the progress of tropical disturbances taking shape in the Atlantic. Government has remained vigilant, working with our partners at the Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Service to track what we are now calling Tropical Depression 13, located less than 1,000 miles east-southeast of the Virgin Islands. 

UK Task Group To Conduct Hurricane Response Exercise

Wednesday, 12 August 2020 - 12:43pm

United Kingdom (UK) ships RFA Argus and HMS Medway will be conducting a hurricane response exercise on Norman Island on Sunday 16 and Monday 17, August.

BVI Gets First Satellite Emergency Operations Centre

Thursday, 30 July 2020 - 3:58pm

The Territory established its first Satellite Emergency Operations Centre(EOC) at the East End/Long Look(EE/LL) Fire Station following a partnership between the Department of Disaster Management(DDM) and the Caribbean Development Bank(CDB). 

Message By Premier And Minister For Finance Honourable Andrew A Fahie On The Passage Of Tropical Storm Isaias

Thursday, 30 July 2020 - 7:49am

People of the Virgin Islands, good morning and God’s blessings.  By the goodness and grace of our Heavenly Father, we have been spared from serious damages that could have resulted from the passage of Tropical Storm Isaias last night.

Hurricane Season and COVID-2

Wednesday, 29 July 2020 - 11:49am

Premier’s Message on Potential Tropical Cyclone 9

Wednesday, 29 July 2020 - 9:45am

Good day and God’s blessings to you all.  Whilst my colleagues and I have been considering and debating the people’s business Tuesday, specifically the motion for a Constitutional Review at the Thirteenth Sitting of the Second Session of the Fourth House of Assembly, many of you would have seen that forecasters placed the Territory under Tropical Storm Warning.

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