E.g., 28 Nov 2023
E.g., 28 Nov 2023

VI Observes International Air Traffic Control Day

Friday, 20 October 2023 - 4:21pm

Minister for Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer has reassured Air Traffic Controllers that the Government of the Virgin Islands deeply values their invaluable work and is dedicated to addressing their concerns.

Sustainable Land Management On The Paraquita Bay Estate

Friday, 20 October 2023 - 3:55pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is informing farmers using agricultural plots on the Paraquita Bay Estate that a project is underway to review the use of the land and demonstrate sustainable land farming practices on eligible livestock and crop farms on the Estate.   

Premier Wheatley Attends Funeral Of USVI Senator Hansen

Friday, 20 October 2023 - 1:51pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Dr. Natalio D. Wheatley is attending the funeral of former USVI Senator Alicia “Chucky” Hansen, on behalf of the Government and people of the Virgin Islands.

BVI Airports Authority To Host Biennial Simulation Exercises At All Airports

Friday, 20 October 2023 - 11:36am

The public is notified that the BVI Airports Authority (the Authority) will be hosting its biennial emergency simulation exercises at the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (Beef Island), Auguste George International Airport (Anegada), and the Virgin Gorda International Airport (Virgin Gorda) between the period of Monday, October 16 and Friday, November 17.

Cabinet Approves 2024 Public Holidays

Friday, 20 October 2023 - 9:44am

Acting in accordance with Section 5 of the Public Holidays Act (Cap 199), as amended, Cabinet has approved the following public holidays for 2024:

Honourable Rymer And Team Assess Drainage In Road Town

Thursday, 19 October 2023 - 4:52pm

Minister for Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer led a delegation through several areas of Road Town to assess the drainage situation ahead of Tropical Storm Tammy.

BVI Electricity Corporation Conducts Armed Robbery Simulation

Thursday, 19 October 2023 - 9:30am

General Manager of the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) Dr. Neil Smith said the recently conducted comprehensive armed robbery simulation was a success.

Dr. Smith said the corporation, in a commitment to ensuring the safety and security of its employees, conducted the exercise at its workplace last Friday as part of ongoing efforts to prepare and train team members for a wide range of emergency situations.

OECS Meetings Discuss Pressing Healthcare Issues

Wednesday, 18 October 2023 - 3:41pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Vincent. O. Wheatley said the just concluded OECS Ministers of Health meeting delved into the pressing healthcare issues facing members of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).

Sister Islands Preparedness Meetings Continue

Wednesday, 18 October 2023 - 2:29pm

Officers from the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) are hosting community preparedness meetings on the sister islands to improve community-based resilience.

Ayana Glasgow Is Executive Director Of International Business Regulations

Wednesday, 18 October 2023 - 2:18pm

Ms. Ayana Glasgow has been appointed Executive Director of International Business Regulations in the Ministry of Financial Services, Labour and Trade.