Statement By Premier Wheatley - One-On-One Press Conference October 28, 2022

Friday, 28 October 2022 - 6:15pm

Good morning to the people of the Virgin Islands and members of the media.

Statement by the Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull - Appointment as the Co-Chair of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States’ Regional Conservation Caucus

Friday, 28 October 2022 - 3:40pm

Madame Speaker, on 18th March 2022, the OECS Assembly, during its sixth sitting, approved the establishment of a Regional Conservation Caucus in the Eastern Caribbean, which will be commonly known as the Conservation Caucus.  The Conservation Caucus is intended to be a vehicle for advocacy, engagement, and action on international commitments and agreements and will hence:

Premier Wheatley To Deliver Address During OECS Authority Meeting In Montserrat

Tuesday, 18 October 2022 - 9:56pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley is currently away from the Territory attending the 72nd Meeting of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Authority in Montserrat from 19-20 October.  

Premier Wheatley: “VI Relationship With Caribbean Is Strong”

Friday, 22 July 2022 - 5:17pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has affirmed that the Territory’s relationship with the Caribbean “is as strong as it has ever been”.

VI Minister For Education Endorses New Education Strategy For The OECS

Monday, 18 July 2022 - 10:53am

Minister for Education, Culture and Youth Affairs, Honourable Sharie B. DeCastro and other Ministers of Education in the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) have endorsed a new Education Sector Strategy for the period 2022-2026.

Joint Virtual Launch for the ECSC E-Litigation Portal for the Commonwealth of Dominica and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Friday, 15 October 2021 - 2:34pm

On Thursday, 14th October 2021 at 10.00 a.m., the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) hosted a media briefing and joint virtual launch of its E-Litigation Portal for the Member States of the Commonwealth of Dominica and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.  

BVI COVID-19 Response Hailed As Model For Eastern Caribbean

Thursday, 1 April 2021 - 5:17pm

The British Virgin Islands’ response to COVID-19 has been presented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) as a model for the Eastern Caribbean.

BVI Receives 2000 Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine From Dominica

Sunday, 7 March 2021 - 2:29pm

A delegation of officials from the Government of the Virgin Islands was present at the Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport today, March 7 to receive 2000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines for immediate distribution from the Government of Dominica.

Response By Premier On De-Risking And Loss Of Correspondent Banking Relationships During The 67th Meeting Of The OECS Authority

Friday, 21 June 2019 - 3:37pm

De-risking continues to place excessive burdens on the region’s financial infrastructure and impedes our countries’ and territories’ abilities to effectively engage in global business and have sustainable economic growth. 

Premier Fahie Pledges Support To Chairman Of The OECS Assembly

Tuesday, 18 June 2019 - 2:39pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has pledged his full support to incoming Chairman of the OECS Authority, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda the Honourable Gaston Browne.