Message By His Excellency The Governor Mr. Augustus Jaspert On The Transformation Of The Public Service

Monday, 19 February 2018 - 9:01am

Public Officers, ladies and gentlemen, you recently received communication from the Deputy Governor about an exciting opportunity we have to shape the future of the Public Service.  Allow me a few minutes of your time to briefly speak to you about this opportunity and why your input into the future of the Public Service is critical at this time.

Governor Jaspert's Statement On The Recovery And Development Agency

Thursday, 15 February 2018 - 5:30pm

Good afternoon. Thank you all for coming and thank you Premier for your statement. I wholeheartedly welcome your announcement on the Recovery and Development Agency (RDA) and applaud the leadership you and your Cabinet have shown in establishing it. I would also like to join the Premier in his thanks to Dr. Mathavious for agreeing to be Chairman of the Board.

Statement By His Excellency The Governor Mr Augustus Jaspert On The Re-Establishment Of The Judiciary

Friday, 16 February 2018 - 4:13pm

As with so many areas in our Territory, Hurricanes Irma and Maria had a significant impact on the judicial system of the Virgin Islands, leaving all of the key properties required for the effective functioning of the system extensively damaged.

Cabinet Meets With Foreign And Commonwealth Under-Secretary

Friday, 16 February 2018 - 3:47pm

Foreign and Commonwealth Permanent Under-Secretary (PUS), Sir Simon McDonald is featured with Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE and Cabinet Ministers as part of his first visit to the Territory.

Foreign And Commonwealth Under-Secretary To Visit Virgin Islands

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 - 5:41pm

Permanent Under-Secretary (PUS) and the most senior Public Servant in the Foreign & Commonwealth Office Sir Simon McDonald will visit the British Virgin Islands as part of a brief tour of the region from Thursday, February 16 to Saturday, February 18.  

Governor Jaspert Visits Cooper And Salt Islands

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 - 5:25pm

His Excellency the Governor Augustus Jaspert recently visited Salt and Copper Islands to conduct damage assessment and expand efforts to the sister islands following the weather events of 2017.

Governor Hosts Appreciation Dinner For Service Organisations

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 - 1:25pm

Several service organisations’ leaders were commended for their stellar contributions and spirit of volunteerism in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria at a dinner held in their honour.

Statement By His Excellency The Governor Augustus Jaspert On The Recent Murders

Monday, 12 February 2018 - 5:02pm

I was extremely saddened to hear of the murders of two young men this Saturday morning in Road Town.  My condolences go out to their loved ones.

Flood-Resilient Smart Communities To Receive Financing

Tuesday, 6 February 2018 - 4:41pm

The Government of the British Virgin Islands has received financing from the Community Disaster Risk Reduction Fund towards the cost of implementing and establishing Flood-Resilient SMART Communities. 

Processes Used To Distribute Relief Aid To Be Audited

Friday, 12 January 2018 - 1:20pm

The processes used to distribute aid to the affected communities throughout the Territory following the impacts of hurricanes Irma and Maria are to be audited.

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