E.g., 26 Jan 2023
E.g., 26 Jan 2023

2023 Budget Passed In The House Of Assembly

Friday, 23 December 2022 - 12:25pm

The 2023 Budget was passed at the Ninth Sitting of the Fourth Session of the Fourth House of Assembly to the tune of $412,971,110. This will comprise of $340,872,400 for recurrent expenditure; $49,428,600 for capital expenditure; $7,148,810 in contribution to various statutory funds; and $15,521,300 towards repayment of the principal on our debt.

BVI Airports Authority Tests Emergency Rapid Response Readiness

Wednesday, 21 December 2022 - 4:59pm

BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) Acting Managing Director and Director of Compliance, Mr. Ronnie Lettsome said that the authority conducted an emergency drill exercise at the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (EIS) on Monday, December 19.

Compensation Review To Be Completed After 6 Phases

Wednesday, 21 December 2022 - 12:10pm

The nine-month-long Public Service compensation review, which is being conducted by consultancy firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers Advisory Services Limited (PwC), has been categorised into six essential phases.

Ritz-Carlton ‘Superyacht’ Evrima Inaugural Call To Virgin Islands

Wednesday, 21 December 2022 - 11:59am

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection’s Evrima was welcomed to the shores of the Virgin Islands by way of Virgin Gorda on Friday, December 16. The luxury cruise vessel spent the day in Virgin Gorda and then continued to Jost Van Dyke to continue its call within the Territory.

Tenders Invited For Supply Of Fuel For The Police Force

Wednesday, 21 December 2022 - 11:25am

The Government of the Virgin Islands request tenders for the supply and delivery of Petrol and Diesel for the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force specifically at the Road Town Station and Marine Base on Tortola.

Telecommunications Regulatory Commission Renews Licences

Tuesday, 20 December 2022 - 12:40pm

The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) announced the renewal of four unitary licences on December 12, 2022 which enable the respective licensee to operate a telecommunications network and provide telecommunications services in the Virgin Islands.

COI Implementation Unit Reports On Progress For November

Tuesday, 20 December 2022 - 12:40pm

The Commission of Inquiry Implementation Unit is advising the public that it has reported to the Governor and Premier on the status of work completed up to the end of November 2022.

Government Improves Processing Of Applications For Commercial Recreations Vessel Licences

Friday, 16 December 2022 - 12:32pm

The Ministry of Finance has established a new Unit in an effort to improve the processing of applications for commercial recreation vessel licences with effect from Monday, 19th December, 2022.

Tenders Invited For Supply Of Sewer Manholes And Wet-Wells

Wednesday, 14 December 2022 - 4:55pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands request tenders for the supply and delivery of precast concrete sewer manholes and pump station wet-wells structures for the East End/Long Look Sewerage Project on Tortola.

Feedback On Public Service Transformation Is Invited

Wednesday, 14 December 2022 - 4:38pm

The Public Service Transformation Plan has undergone a Midterm Review and the public is now invited to submit individual feedback on the Plan.