E.g., 18 Jan 2021
E.g., 18 Jan 2021

BVI Government To Revolutionise The Organisation Of Sports

Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - 5:15pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has said that the organisation of sports in the Territory is expected to be revolutionised with the introduction of the Virgin Islands National Sports Council Bill to the House of Assembly.

“Culture Will Provide Livelihoods” Hon. Natalio D. Wheatley

Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - 5:08pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley, has emphasised the economic benefits of embracing Virgin Islands’ culture, adding that it will provide a livelihood to the Territory’s cultural artisans.

26 More Receive Certificates Of Naturalisation

Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - 3:15pm

A second set of twenty-six new British Overseas Territories Citizens (BOTC) received Certificates of Naturalisation at a ceremony held on November 6.

Honourable Premier To Present Budget Address On Thursday

Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - 2:58pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie will present the Government’s annual Financial Statement, or Budget Address on Thursday, November 12 under the theme: INNOVATION: Building a stable, diverse, competitive economy with strong industries and partnerships for regional and international trade, by building and harnessing the creative capacity of our human capital.  

Environment And Climate Change Are Legislative Priorities

Monday, 9 November 2020 - 12:48pm

The Government will introduce Environmental Management and Climate Resilience Act during the Third Session of the Fourth House of Assembly to provide for the sound and sustainable management of natural resources in the Territory.

Immigration Transformation And Border Security Underway

Monday, 9 November 2020 - 12:44pm

The Immigration and Passport Act (CAP.130) will be revised and amended to align with international standards and best practice and to ensure that the legislation is in keeping with the transformation plan for the Department of Immigration.

Premier Fahie Congratulates Prime Minister Gonsalves On Victory

Monday, 9 November 2020 - 12:31pm

In a congratulatory letter dated 6th November, 2020 Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie on behalf of the Government and People of the Virign Islands congratulated newly elected Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Ralph Gonsalves on his re-election and pledged continued collaboration and support as St. Vincent and the Grenadines enters a new chapter of its political life.

BVI And UNDP Sign Agreement On Post-Covid Recovery

Friday, 6 November 2020 - 6:19pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have pledged greater cooperation on post COVID-19 recovery, climate resilience and the sustainable development goals.

Employee Lay-Off Period Extended Until January 31 Next Year

Friday, 6 November 2020 - 6:01pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent Wheatley has said that the lay-off period for employees has been extended a further three months until January 31 next year.

Marketing Authority Proposed For Agriculture And Fisheries

Friday, 6 November 2020 - 4:04pm

A Marketing Authority for the Virgin Islands’ agriculture and fisheries industry is being proposed as part of the Government’s legislative agenda for 2020.