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E.g., 23 Jul 2018

Increased Alert Level For Underwater Volcano Near Grenada

Thursday, 23 July 2015 - 3:30pm

The alert level for the submarine volcano, Kick ‘em Jenny which lies between Grenada and its sister island of Carriacou has been raised to orange which indicates that there is a highly elevated level of seismic and/or fumarolic activity or other unusual activity. 

Disaster Management Launches Emergency Training For Businesses

Thursday, 23 July 2015 - 10:45am

Delivering opening remarks at the start of the training sessions, DDM’s Information and Education Manager, Ms. Philomena Robertson explained that the course exposes participants to the basic principles of disaster management, disaster planning, conducting damage assessments, designing and executing simulation exercises to test continuity plans, First Aid and emergency communications, as well as health and safety requirements and strict compliance with the BVI Labour Code.

23 Officers To Be Recognised For Public Service Excellence

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 - 5:15pm

Twenty-three public officers will be recognised for their exceptional performance when the Government of the Virgin Islands hosts its inaugural Public Service Excellence Award Ceremony.

Premier Smith Attends Preparatory Meeting For 2015 Joint Ministerial Council

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 - 5:00pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE is in Bermuda for a preparatory meeting ahead of the 2015 Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) being held later this year in the United Kingdom (UK).

Tenders Invited For Roads And Slope Works At Horsepath

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 - 8:45am

The Government of the Virgin Islands continues to deliver on its commitment to improve the Territory’s infrastructure and is inviting tenders for the Rehabilitation of Roads and Slope Stabilisation works at Horsepath, Tortola.

BVI Youth Preparing For Upcoming Regional Parliament

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 - 3:15pm

The 40th Regional Conference of the Caribbean, Americas and the Atlantic Region of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) will be hosted in the Virgin Islands from July 25 to August 1 and includes a variety of parliamentary conferences including the 11th Meeting of the Regional Youth Parliament.

BVI Is Ready For Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference

Monday, 20 July 2015 - 5:15pm

Over 70 Parliamentarians from 14 countries will soon begin arriving in the Territory for the 40th Annual Conference of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic Region of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) from July 25 to August 1. 

BVI Represented At Environmental Meetings In Gibraltar

Monday, 20 July 2015 - 5:00pm

Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resources and Labour, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick D. Pickering, represented the Territory at the recently  held UK Overseas Territories Ministers of the Environment Meeting in Gibraltar where he joined other attendees from July 13 to 18 to discuss matters including: EU support; environmental management; environmental governance, as well as leadership and meeting outcomes. 

Environmental Summer Programme Makes Huge Summer Splash

Friday, 17 July 2015 - 11:30am

The 2015 Conservation and Fisheries Environmental Summer Programme has begun and it is placing special emphasis on natural marine and terrestrial habitat education and appreciation.

New Application Deadline For UNESCO Master Programme

Thursday, 16 July 2015 - 5:15pm

The British Virgin Islands National Commission for The United Nations Organisation for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) is informing the public that the application deadline has been extended for the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organisation’s (ITCILO) Master in World Heritage and Cultural Projects for Development.

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