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Cellular Companies Add Texting To Early Warning System In BVI

Friday, 10 April 2015 - 10:15am

Text messaging is now officially part of the Early Warning System in the British Virgin Islands.

Representatives from all three cellular companies operating in the BVI, today inked agreements that will facilitate the use of their respective Short Message Service (SMS) platforms to deliver emergency messages to their customer database.

Aging Enrichment Seminar On Planning For Retirement

Thursday, 9 April 2015 - 4:30pm

The Social Development Department is encouraging persons as young as 30 years of age to begin planning for retirement.

The department is hosting an aging enrichment seminar titled: “Mapping Your Retirement”, on Thursday, April 16 at 5:30 p.m. in the Red Cross Conference Room.

Public Asked To Continue Efforts To Reduce Mosquito Breeding

Thursday, 9 April 2015 - 3:15pm

The Environmental Health Division is asking the public to continue its efforts to reduce mosquito breeding to prevent future outbreaks of Dengue Fever and the Chikungunya Virus.

Tenders Invited For Road Works At Windy Hill

Thursday, 9 April 2015 - 12:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting tenders for the Reconstruction of Road, Slope Stabilisation and Drainage Works at Windy Hill.

More Scholarships Available For Differently-abled Students

Wednesday, 8 April 2015 - 4:45pm

Two more students in the Virgin Islands can benefit from scholarships being made available for differently-abled students to continue their education at Vanguard School in Florida.

Anne A. Lennard Appointed Deputy Director Of Culture

Wednesday, 8 April 2015 - 4:30pm

His Excellency the Governor, Mr. John S. Duncan, OBE, after consultation with the Public Service Commission has appointed Ms. Anne Lennard to the post of Deputy Director of Culture.

BVI Is Ranked Highest Offshore Jurisdiction

Wednesday, 8 April 2015 - 8:45am

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has moved up 13 positions to 34th in the most recent Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI). The Index also revealed that the BVI is the most highly ranked offshore jurisdiction, ahead of competing jurisdictions.

Fitness Movement ‘Top Stepper’ Challenge Announced

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 - 5:00pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development has teamed up with UMI Fashions to present the Fitness Movement Challenge “Top Stepper” competition.

According to Programme Coordinator, Mr. Jason Rubaine persons desirous of being the “top stepper” will have to accumulate no less than 20,000 steps within a 24 hour period to qualify.

Educational TV Series To Focus On Safe Disposal Of Medicines

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 - 4:30pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is inviting the public to tune in to the final part of a four-part television series on Pharmacovigilance to learn more about the proper way to dispose of unwanted, unused, and expired medicines

Land Acquisition – East End National Sewerage Project

Thursday, 2 April 2015 - 6:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is defending its recent motion in the House of Assembly for the compulsory acquisition of a plot of land earmarked for a sewerage pumping station opposite the East End Police Station.