E.g., 7 Jun 2023
E.g., 7 Jun 2023

Statement By Premier Wheatley With Special Announcement On Non-Stop Concert

Friday, 2 June 2023 - 5:19pm

On the heels of yesterday's historic non-stop flight, I am here to announce the BVI Tourist Boards Non-stop Concert, featuring the internationally acclaimed recording artists Konshens, Rock City, Monea, and VIBE.

Remarks by Honourable Sharie B. de Castro on Guyana’s Dormitory Fire Incident

Thursday, 25 May 2023 - 12:02pm

As the Minister for Education, I am deeply saddened by the news of the recent fire in Guyana that claimed the lives of 19 students.

Remarks BY Honourable. SHARIE B. de CASTRO Observance of Early Childhood Awareness Wk

Wednesday, 24 May 2023 - 10:46am

This week, 21st to the 27th of May, the Territory of The Virgin Islands through the Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports pauses to observe Early Childhood Awareness Week.

Statement by the Honourable Kye M. Rymer on Water Infrastructure Replacement and Upgrade and American Airlines Additional Flights

Friday, 19 May 2023 - 7:57pm

Thank you Madam Speaker, I say a fifth district good afternoon to each and every one of you under the sound of my voice whether present or online. It's a pleasure to be in the fifth district, it's a pleasure to be here in this Fifth House of Assembly, before I start, I just want to thank God. Thank God for all his mercies and his blessings for having me here in this Fifth House of Assembly. I also thank my wife, Suzanne, for her unwavering support throughout this journey, and my daughters who are here present today, excited to be here for this special day. I also thank my family, I thank the people of the Fifth District for the confidence that they placed in me to represent them yet again. Madam Speaker I also thank all the persons who supported me, who encouraged me, prayed for me along the way, and I thank them for their support.

1st Sitting of the 1st Session of the 5th House of Assembly

Friday, 19 May 2023 - 2:24pm


BVI Electricity Corporation System Shutdown On May 6

Wednesday, 10 May 2023 - 11:03am

The BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) is informing its valued customers that on Saturday, May 6 at approximately 10:17 a.m. a fault occurred at the Henry Wilfred Smith Power Station which resulted in a total system shutdown.

Post-Election Update on Government Administration and Other Matters

Tuesday, 2 May 2023 - 3:59pm

I am very pleased to hold this press conference, which is the first by the new Government Administration that I lead. Today kicks off our plans for bi-monthly press conferences to ensure regular communication with the press. We are fully committed to transparency and keeping the public informed on what is taking place in government.

Joint National Security Council Statement by Governor Rankin and Premier Wheatley on the Recent Murder in the Virgin Islands

Tuesday, 2 May 2023 - 12:31pm

The National Security Council met on Monday, 1 May following the murder at a residence near to the Stickett in Long Look on Sunday evening. 

Statement By Honourable. Vincent O. Wheatley Minister For Health And Social Development

Monday, 1 May 2023 - 1:11pm

Fellow Virgin Islanders, residents, and friends:

Every May, since 1989, the Virgin Islands have embarked on a month-long celebration in recognition of our senior citizens. On this 34th anniversary, I am delighted to announce the commencement of Senior Citizens Month 2023. This year, we focus on the inspiring theme: "Ageing Unbound." This powerful message emphasises the resilience, vitality, and strength of our seniors, who continually strive to surpass the limitations traditionally associated with age.

Cabinet Decisions - Meetings of 29th June, 2022, 29th March and 5th April, 2023

Monday, 24 April 2023 - 4:34pm

His Excellency, the Governor John J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the Meeting held at the Premier’s Office Conference Room on 29th June, 2022. All Members were present, with the exception of the Minister for Natural Resources and Labour and the Attorney General, who were overseas on official travel and on annual leave, respectively.