Topic: Agriculture, Farmers and Fisherfolks | Posted By: lstevens
Monday, 28 March 2022 - 12:25pm
There is a story sometimes told to describe heaven and hell. It is referred to as the parable of the long spoons. In this story, a man visits heaven and hell and learns a fundamental difference between a life of misery and one of joy.
Through our stakeholders’ meeting and other formal and informal meetings, the Government has listened to the cries of the employers, the employees, particularly work permit holders, along with the staff at the Department of Labour and Workforce Development and listeners may recall the meeting with stakeholders on the 10th of February.
Topic: Good Governance, Novel Coronavirus, The Public Service | Posted By: lstevens
Friday, 25 March 2022 - 2:12pm
I welcome everyone to another One-on-One bi-weekly press conference, where your Government continues to provide regular updates on the work that we are doing to further strengthen the resilience of our islands and to improve the quality of life for all our citizens, as well as to facilitate questions from the media.
Topic: Health and Safety, Shipping Registry, Tourism, Trade and Business (including licenses) | Posted By: DSmith
Thursday, 17 March 2022 - 5:25pm
The Government of the Virgin Islands is committed to safeguarding the well-being of the people of the Virgin Islands and its visitors, while protecting the borders, facilitating legitimate trade, and ensuring compliance.
Topic: Consumer Affairs, Trade and Business (including licenses) | Posted By: DSmith
Sunday, 13 March 2022 - 7:29pm
With pleasure I say good day and GOD’S BLESSINGS be upon everyone. I take this time to re-emphasize to the people of the Virgin Islands that your Government remains concerned by the loss of life, physical and mental trauma, and other acts of violence being seen in the conflict between Ukraine and Russia, and which is engaging global attention. We continue to pray for the safety and well being of all who are affected.