Topic: Immigration, Novel Coronavirus, Work Permits | Posted By: aphillip
Sunday, 2 August 2020 - 5:07pm
The Government of the Virgin Islands is Informing the public that With immediate effect, persons on work permit and work exemption holders will not be permitted to enter the British Virgin Islands at this time as the cautious and restricted opening of the Territory’s borders continues.
The Labour Arbitration Tribunal in exercise of the powers conferred by section 35 of the Labour Code, 2010 (No. 4 of 2010) and of all other powers and authorities thereunto enabling, and with the concurrence of the Minister responsible for Finance, makes these Rules:
Topic: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy | Posted By: aphillip
Wednesday, 29 July 2020 - 9:50pm
Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said: “During the 2020 Budget Address delivered on 19 November 2019 under the theme: Transformation for Resilience and Sustainability, your Government stated clearly that one of its vision is to have the BVI 60% renewable energy by 2030.
Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent Wheatley has said that the Social Security Board is working to address the more than 7000 claims that have been submitted by residents who are unemployed or underemployed due to COVID-19.
Topic: Labour, Novel Coronavirus, Work Permits | Posted By: lstevens
Thursday, 23 July 2020 - 4:01pm
The business community is notified that all work permit renewals to be submitted to the Department of Labour and Workforce Development are to be accompanied by the good standing certifications from the Social Security Board, Inland Revenue Department and National Health Insurance.