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Remarks By Hon Myron Walwyn: This Territory Is Proud Of You

Friday, 3 July 2015 - 4:30pm

I have had the pleasure of working on a number of initiatives in education and youth development - from youth employment, the development of our youth policy, the opening of a true technical secondary school, even the launch of our illustrious Territorial song and wear.  But graduands, there is one item that keeps evading me but I will work diligently to realise this before my second term in office ends - how can we get this graduation to last just 90 minutes.

Remarks By Hon Myron Walwyn: Help Advance The Virgin Islands

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 - 4:00pm

Primary school may have been easy for some of you.  High school, however, can be daunting; you will learn new subjects, and experience new and different challenges.  Whatever your experiences, keep your focus and always remember the values and principles instilled in you by your parents and reinforced by your teachers. Begin to set serious goals for your life and remember that those goals will not always come easy.  You will have to work hard, be determined and I assure you, success will find you.

Remarks By Incoming Complaints Commissioner Sheila Brathwaite: Reduce Conflict Between The Public Service And The Public

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 - 5:00pm

It is with humility, some delight and some caution, that I approach this new position of Complaints Commissioner for the Virgin Islands. Humility because I thank God, His Excellency the Governor, the Premier and the former Leader of the Opposition for reposing their trust in me to carry out this task. 

Hon Walwyn Remarks: A Culture Of Excellence

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 - 4:30pm

It gives me great pleasure to congratulate the members of the Elmore Stoutt High School Class of 2015.  Indeed you all have come a long way, and with your families, friends and teachers, today our entire Territory celebrates with you, this significant accomplishment along your educational journey.

Statement By The Government Of The Virgin Islands In Response To The European Commission’s List Of Non-Cooperative Tax Jurisdictions

Monday, 22 June 2015 - 5:00pm

The Government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) is disappointed with the European Commission’s decision to publish a communiqué and an accompanying annex that seems to suggest that the BVI is a non-cooperative tax jurisdiction.

Remarks By Premier And Minister Of Finance: Do Your Part To Ensure Economic Growth

Monday, 22 June 2015 - 12:15pm

In 2003, when I envisioned the start of the National Business Bureau; for our future, I saw a BVI where each entrepreneur would have access to a place that supported innovative ideas and assisted with the creation of new strategic business frameworks. 

Statement by His Excellency the Governor Mr John S Duncan, OBE on the Appointment of the Leader of the Opposition Friday 19th June 2015

Friday, 19 June 2015 - 4:00pm

In the absence of agreement on the recommendation of a Leader of the Opposition from amongst the Members of Her Majesty’s loyal Opposition who were recently elected to the House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands, I have been asked as Governor to appoint a Member to this post in accordance with section 70 (2) (b) by exercising the Governor’s powers of discretion under the Virgin Islands Constitution.

Remarks By Director General On The 34th Anniversary Of The OECS

Thursday, 18 June 2015 - 2:00pm

Citizens of the OECS

Historical background

Remarks By Minister For Education And Culture Honourable Myron Walwyn On The 2015 Secondary School Leaving Results

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - 4:45pm

Greetings!  I am Myron V. Walwyn, Minister for Education and Culture, and I am pleased to offer congratulatory remarks to the Fifth Formers of the Secondary Schools of the Territory of the Virgin Islands, who have completed their graduation requirements and are today celebrating their achievements with their teachers and parents.

Statement By Premier And Minister Of Finance On The Closing Of Biras Creek Resort

Wednesday, 17 June 2015 - 9:00am

Biras Creek Resort has been one of the BVI’s leading hotel properties for several decades and has served the people of the BVI well. In recent years, since 2006 it has been operated by Mr. David Johnson under his Victor International Properties brand, through a leasehold arrangement with Biras Creek Resorts.