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Premier Smith Concludes Successful Week Of EU Meetings In BVI

Saturday, 28 February 2015 - 7:15pm

Premier of the British Virgin Islands, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE and Chairman of the Overseas Countries and Territories Association (OCTA), has successfully concluded a series of meetings in the BVI with political leaders, officials, and delegates from the  European Union (EU)  and Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs).

BVI Sponsors 2015 Asian Wealth Management Forum In Hong Kong

Friday, 27 February 2015 - 12:30pm

The BVI House Asia was included as an offshore jurisdiction that offers beneficial structures to help families and corporates in their growing needs for wealth planning and management at the fifth annual Asian Wealth Management Forum 2015. The forum was organised by Hubbis, of which BVI House Asia was a sponsor.

Government Engages Anegadians On Protected Areas

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 - 12:30pm

Residents of Anegada were informed and included in the Government’s plans for Proposed Protected Areas at a public meeting held in Anegada last week.

TV Series To Focus On Asthma, Drug Interactions And Medication

Monday, 23 February 2015 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development has launched a four part series on pharmaducation to educate the public on asthma management strategies, drug interactions, pharmacovigilance and proper disposal of unwanted medicines.

Students Receive Book On Virgin Islands Value System

Monday, 23 February 2015 - 1:15pm

Several students from primary schools throughout the Territory have received copies of a book titled, ‘This Land: A trust from God’, that focuses on the environment and tackles vital areas of the Virgin Islands value system and culture.

Special Week For OCTS And EU In The BVI

Monday, 23 February 2015 - 12:15pm

Over 150 top government officials from the Overseas Countries and Territories Association (OCTA) will gather in the Virgin Islands for the Annual OCTA Ministerial Conference on February 26 and the 13th Annual Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) European Union (EU) Forum on February 27.

Thirteen Schools Move On To Spelling Bee Finals

Friday, 20 February 2015 - 5:00pm

Thirteen (13) schools have advanced to the Spelling Bee Finals of the 2015 National Inter-school Spelling Bee Competition after competitive preliminary rounds held earlier this week for both primary and secondary schools.

Parenting Seminar To Assist With Building Harmonious Families

Friday, 20 February 2015 - 11:15am

The Social Development Department is hosting a “Parents Cooperative Colleagues” seminar that will provide support to parents to strengthen their co-parenting skills while promoting harmonious families within the Territory.

BVI To Participate In Regional Simulation Exercise On March 25

Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - 5:00pm

The British Virgin Islands will join several other countries and territories in testing their tsunami readiness during the simulation exercise, Caribe Wave/Lantex 2015, scheduled for Wednesday, March 25.

2015 Hurricane Season Forecast Looks Uncertain Due To El Nino

Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - 4:45pm

Forecasters are uncertain about how the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season will look if the currently developing weak El Niño persists throughout the summer months.

This initial uncertainty comes ahead of the first quantitative forecast for 2015 which will be issued on April 9.