E.g., 19 Feb 2020
E.g., 19 Feb 2020

Premier Smith: Our Long History of Cooperation

Friday, 2 September 2016 - 10:34am

Good Morning

First, let me also take this opportunity to thank you, Governor Mapp and your team for the gracious welcome this morning. 

Honourable Skelton: “THE ZIKA VIRUS- There Is No Cause For Undue Alarm”

Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 3:20pm

My fellow residents of and visitors to the Virgin Islands, the recent announcement of five laboratory confirmed cases of the Zika Virus has understandably given rise to some concerns, but there is no cause for undue alarm. We have been monitoring the spread of this mosquito-borne virus across the Americas and the Caribbean region since local transmission was first reported in Brazil in May 2015. When local transmission was later detected in St. Maarten, Puerto Rico, and the neighbouring US Virgin Islands, we anticipated that it would not be long before the virus reached the shores of the BVI.

Honourable Walwyn: “Educators Guide Us, Encourage Us, And Inspire Us To Be The Best We Can Be.”

Monday, 29 August 2016 - 11:40am

Greetings Virgin Islands educators and school administrators. Let me offer you all a hearty welcome back from your vacations and wish you in advance, an exciting and successful 2016/2017 school year.  It is once again a time for new dreams and aspirations, the opportunity to reflect and make new plans for the success of our students, and another chance to impact the lives of the young people whose education has been entrusted to us.

Honourable Walwyn: “One of the aims of the Ministry is to prepare students to be globally competitive.”

Friday, 19 August 2016 - 2:44pm

One of the aims of the Ministry is to prepare students to be globally competitive.”

My Period As Governor Has Largely Been One Of Consolidation, Reinforcing The Foundations And The Lower Levels Of The Building As We Build Ever Higher

Friday, 19 August 2016 - 11:51am

This week marks the two-year point in my tenure as your Governor and I thought it might be useful to take stock of the past 24 months and to look ahead at the coming year.

Response By Government Of The Virgin Islands To Article On Airport Project

Monday, 15 August 2016 - 9:28am

In their online publication, BVI Platinum News published an article titled: “Red Alert – UK Had Deep Concerns about Airport Project”.

Never Sacrifice Our Identity In Our Journey To Progress

Thursday, 4 August 2016 - 9:01am

Each year, we come here to this historic site — the Sunday Morning Well — to celebrate, to remember, to reflect on the story of how our forebears went from struggles to triumph.

Premier's BVI Emancipation Festival Message 2016.

Friday, 29 July 2016 - 3:27pm

Ladies and gentlemen, this weekend we will come together to mark one of our most important historical and cultural events, the Annual BVI Emancipation Festival celebrations, which will continue across this Territory over the next few days.

Premier Smith's Remarks On Financial Services And Tourism Development

Monday, 18 July 2016 - 4:43pm

Ladies and Gentleman of the Press, good afternoon.

Today I would like to engage with you on some of the pertinent international issues of the day and then turn to my Government’s efforts in tourism development.   

Premier Smith Congratulates UK’s Prime Minister Theresa May

Wednesday, 13 July 2016 - 3:48pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE congratulates UK’s Prime Minister Theresa May

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