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Message by Premier Wheatley on the Anniversary of the Great March of 1949

Monday, 27 November 2023 - 12:52pm

The fruits of the 1949 Great March were monumental achievements by our fore parents. They have indelibly changed the political, social and economic landscape of our country, and the prospects of all the generations of Virgin Islanders since.

2024 Budget Address

Tuesday, 21 November 2023 - 4:10pm

Deputy Governor, Mr. David Archer and Mrs. Archer, Financial Secretary Mr. Jeremiah Frett, Ministerial Colleagues, Honourable Members of this Distinguished House of Assembly, Specially Invited Guests, members of the Virgin Islands community viewing online and listening on the radio, members of the Media; a pleasant good day to everyone.

Remarks by Honourable Sharie B. De Castro at the 42nd General Conference of UNESCO

Monday, 13 November 2023 - 1:09pm

President of the General Conference

Chairperson of the Executive Board

Director General


Distinguished Delegates

Ladies and Gentlemen

Greetings on behalf of the government and the resilient people of the British Virgin Islands. It is a distinct honor to address the 42nd Session of the UNESCO General Conference and to extend our warm congratulations to you, Madam President, on your well-deserved election. We wish you every success in the execution of your duties during this pivotal session.

Statement By Premier Wheatley On Attendance At JMC Meetings

Thursday, 9 November 2023 - 4:45pm

A pleasant good afternoon to the members of the press corps, persons viewing via Facebook, and the wonderful people of the Virgin Islands.

Statement By Deputy Premier On Advisory Committee To Review Minimum Wage

Thursday, 9 November 2023 - 4:38pm

I am happy to announce that the Ministry of Financial Services, Labour and Trade has established an ad hoc advisory committee to review the minimum wage in the Virgin Islands.

The Cabinet Of The Virgin Islands - Post Meeting Statement

Thursday, 9 November 2023 - 3:55pm

His Excellency, the Governor John, J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the meeting held on 27th October, 2023, which was held at the Premier's Conference Room.

All Members were present.

Statement By Premier Wheatley On European Blacklist Status

Tuesday, 7 November 2023 - 11:23am

Madam. Speaker, in December 2021, the OECD’s Global Forum launched its peer review of the Virgin Islands concerning the international standard for exchange of information upon request. 

Statement By Premier Wheatley On The Proposed Commercial Recreational Vessel Legislative Amendments

Tuesday, 7 November 2023 - 11:18am

Madam Speaker, I stand before you today to address a matter of significant importance to the maritime community and the economic vitality of the British Virgin Islands. 

Remarks by Honourable de Castro on Anti-Bullying Week

Saturday, 4 November 2023 - 8:10am

I greet you today with a sense of deep purpose and urgency as we approach an important event in our calendar—Anti-Bullying Week 2023. This week holds immense significance, not only for our educational institutions but for our entire community.

Remarks by Honourable de Castro on Reading is Fun Week 2023

Saturday, 4 November 2023 - 8:08am

I am delighted to announce the upcoming celebration of "Reading is Fun Week" in our beautiful territory, which will take place from Monday, October 9 to Friday, October 13, 2023, under the inspiring theme, "Reimagining Reading Beyond the Book." This week represents our unwavering commitment to enhancing the literacy skills of our students and fostering a lifelong love for reading.