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New Voters Urged To Register For Inclusion On 2016 Official Voters List

Friday, 9 September 2016 - 9:55am

Supervisor of Elections Ms. Juliette Penn is encouraging eligible persons to register to vote by September 22 for inclusion on the 2016 Official Voters List.

See Something, Say Something - Report Malicious Activity At Work Sites

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 4:26pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is appealing to the public to report any malicious activity on all Government work sites.      

BVI/USVI Visa Waiver Programme To Promote Cultural Exchange Of Bands

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 4:00pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE led a delegation to the recently held Inter Virgin Islands Council (IVIC)  meeting on September 2 in St. Thomas, where among other areas of the mutual interests, the two Governments discussed the cultural exchange of musicians.

‘Read Across BVI’ On International Literacy Day

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 11:07am

Today various activities are happening in schools across the British Virgin Islands to recognise the 2016 International Literacy Day, held under the theme: “Read Across BVI”.

Workforce Walk Run To Celebrate Caribbean Wellness Day

Wednesday, 7 September 2016 - 5:00pm

The third annual Workforce Fun Run Walk will set in motion Caribbean Wellness Day activities on Friday, September 9. 

BVI And USVI Conclude Successful 7th Inter Virgin Islands Council Meeting

Wednesday, 7 September 2016 - 3:03pm

The British Virgin Islands and United States Virgin Islands are making progress to strengthen ties in areas of mutual interest following the Seventh Meeting of the Inter Virgin Islands Council (IVIC) on September 2 in St. Thomas.  

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.