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New Work Permit Applications reflect New $6.00 Minimum Wage

Tuesday, 6 September 2016 - 4:39pm

New work permit application fees for minimum wage earners are being calculated based on the new minimum wage of $6.00 per hour effective October 1, 2016.

Classes Begin! Grade 12 Implemented In BVI Secondary

Monday, 5 September 2016 - 4:38pm

Today marks history for Grade 12 students in the Virgin Islands, who are the first cohort since the implementation of the additional school year by the Ministry of Education and Culture. 

BVI Teachers Trained To Deliver World Class Quality Education

Monday, 5 September 2016 - 3:29pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is enhancing teachers’ skills through ongoing training for the Healthy School Intervention Programme, Caribbean Vocational Qualification (CVQ) and Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations (CAPE).

BVI Launches Consultation On Key Elements Of OECD’S BEPS Initiative

Monday, 5 September 2016 - 10:10am

The Government of the Virgin Islands has announced the launch of a private sector consultation on the impact of country-by-country reporting as part of ongoing initiatives currently being undertaken by the OECD to update the international tax system.

Recent Spectrum Awards Expected To Boost BVI Forward Initiatives

Friday, 2 September 2016 - 2:05pm

The recent spectrum awards to telecommunications providers in the British Virgin Islands has been welcomed as a potential boost for the BVI Forward campaign to strengthen the financial services sector and the push to improve business infrastructure in the Territory. 

Shirley Vanterpool-Evans Is Anegada’s District Officer

Thursday, 1 September 2016 - 12:27pm

Mrs. Shirley Vanterpool-Evans has been appointed to the post of District Officer, Anegada with effect from September 1.

“Supply” Communications Technology – “Deliver Your Bid”

Thursday, 1 September 2016 - 11:34am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is encouraging local entrepreneurs to submit tenders for ‘supply and delivery’ of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Equipment and Supplies in Caribbean Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs).

Seventh Inter Virgin Islands Council Meeting To Discuss Mutual Interests

Thursday, 1 September 2016 - 8:45am

The British Virgin Islands and United States Virgin Islands will continue to strengthen ties as Premier and Minister of Finance of the British Virgin Islands, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE and the Governor of the United States Virgin Islands, Kenneth E. Mapp convene the seventh meeting of the Inter Virgin Islands Council (IVIC).  

Teachers Learn More About BVI Forward Campaign

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 4:52pm

The Financial Services Implementation Unit (FSIU) has taken its engage the population campaign to the Territory's teachers. 

The Brandywine Bay Project - A New Leisure Destination

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 4:19pm

Work on the Brandywine Bay project is moving forward as the Government of the Virgin Islands moves to create a new leisure destination for residents and visitors.