Another Historic Move; The Cabinet To Meet On Jost Van Dyke

Tuesday, 7 January 2020 - 5:54pm

In another historic move, Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, in consultation with the Governor and Chairman, Mr. Augustus J. U. Jaspert, has decided that the first meeting of the Cabinet of the Virgin Islands for 2020 be held on the Sister Island of Jost Van Dyke this Wednesday, January 8.

Statement By His Excellency The Governor On Earthquakes In Puerto Rico/Virgin Islands Region

Tuesday, 7 January 2020 - 2:13pm

Good day to all.  Many of you would have already been following – and possibly feeling – the increase in seismic activity that has been occurring in our region since the earthquake swarm south of Puerto Rico in December last year.  Seismic activity continued this morning with a magnitude 6.4 earthquake at 4:24 am. This event was followed by several aftershocks, and taken together, these seismic events have caused damage in Southwestern Puerto Rico in areas like Guanica and Ponce.

Peter Haycraft And Stacy Mather Make The Queen’s 2020 Honours List

Tuesday, 31 December 2019 - 11:05am

Mr. Peter Haycraft and Mr. Stacy Roger Mather made the Queen Elizabeth II 2020 Diplomatic Service and Overseas List for their service and contribution towards the development of the Virgin Islands.

Deputy Governor, Mr. David Archer, Jr. Is Acting Governor

Tuesday, 31 December 2019 - 8:57am

Mr. David Archer, Jr. is acting in the Office of Governor from Monday, December 30, 2019 to Friday, January 3, 2020.

Governor Spreads Christmas Cheer To Essential Workers

Friday, 27 December 2019 - 11:03am

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Augustus J.U. Jaspert spent Christmas morning spreading holiday cheer to essential public officers and children at the Dr. D. Orlando Smith Hospital.

Government Administration Building On Jost Van Dyke Renamed

Monday, 23 December 2019 - 3:15pm

The Administration Building on Jost Van Dyke was renamed in honour of stalwart Public Officer, Mr. Albert Chinnery during an official renaming and handover ceremony on December 20, 2019. 

Remarks by his Excellency the Governor, Augustus J. U. Jaspert - Catch Up with the Governor

Tuesday, 17 December 2019 - 3:35pm

Good morning all. A particular welcome to members of the media.  As we are nearing the end of the year, I wanted to take the opportunity to look back and reflect a little on the past year and also look forwards a little to 2020.  

Cabinet Decisions - Meeting of 29th November, 2019

Tuesday, 17 December 2019 - 11:35am

His Excellency the Acting Governor David Archer, Jr. chaired the Meeting held on 29th November, 2019, in the absence of Governor Augustus Jaspert, who was overseas on personal leave. The Meeting was held at the Premier’s Conference Room, Central Administration Building.



The Governor And Mrs. Jaspert Host Children’s Christmas Party

Friday, 6 December 2019 - 5:19pm

Children and young adults gathered for an afternoon of face painting, dancing, storytelling, music by the Chamber Players, and a visit by Santa Claus and gifts at a Christmas party hosted by His Excellency Governor Mr. Augustus J.U. Jaspert and Mrs. Jaspert.

Governor’s Office Temporarily Moved

Friday, 29 November 2019 - 4:56pm

The public is being notified that the Governor’s Office has temporarily moved to the Reception Hall of the Governor’s residence until January 31, 2020 to facilitate repairs to the building.