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Statement by Premier Wheatley on the Passing of Mr. Ronald Donovan, Registrar of Shipping

Wednesday, 13 September 2023 - 10:08am

Madam Speaker, we are here in the House of Assembly at this stage to handle matters related to advancing the Shipping Registry.

Governor's Press Statement On HMS Dauntless

Tuesday, 12 September 2023 - 10:48am

HMS Dauntless docked in Road Town this morning, and will be in the BVI’s waters this week as part of a routine visit. Whilst here, the crew will meet with members of the National Security Council, host a disaster exercise and conduct an on-water search and rescue exercise.

Statement on the Recent Traffic Adjustment in Vicinity of Elmore Stoutt High School

Monday, 11 September 2023 - 1:06pm

The Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports is informing the public that this morning, we became aware of an adjustment to traffic in the vicinity of the Elmore Stoutt High School that adversely impacted motorists.

Statement by Honourable de Castro on the Integration of S.T.E.A.M

Monday, 11 September 2023 - 10:06am

Madam Speaker, the Ministry of Education welcomes the start of the 2023-2024 school year under the theme Virgin Islands Education; Moving Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead. S.T.E.A.M education is an approach to teaching and learning that promotes critical thinking, creativity, and communication skills.

Statement by Hon. Sharie B. de Castro on Summer Camps and Afterschool Programmes

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 4:45pm

Madam Speaker, the development of our children and young people is of utmost importance to the continued development of the Territory. Thus, I am pleased to highlight the reintroduction of Summer Camps in July 2023 through the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports. A total of three separate camps were offered: the Youth Summer Camp, S.T.E.A.M. Summer Camp and the Multi-Sport Summer Camp.

Statement By Hon. Sharie B. De Castro On Recent Initaitives At H. Lavity Stoutt Community College

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 4:32pm

Madam Speaker, I take this opportunity to apprise this Honourable House on the recent notable developments at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College. 672 students are enrolled this Fall semester for certificate and associate degree programmes.

Statement By Hon. de Castro on the Start of the 2023-2024 School Year

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 4:22pm

Madam Speaker, it is with immense joy and renewed dedication that I acknowledge the start of the 2023-2024 school year. 

Statement by Premier Wheatley - Update on the Implementation of the COI Recommendations

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 4:08pm

Madam Speaker, I am pleased to come before this Honourable House to provide another update on the implementation of the COI recommendations as outlined in the Framework Agreement of June 2022.

Statement by Premier Wheatley on Constitutional Review Commission

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 4:03pm

Madam Speaker, I wish to provide this Honourable House with an update on the work of the Constitutional Review Commission (CRC).

Statement by Governor Rankin - Chevening Scholarship Announcement

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 3:17pm

On the 7 September, His Excellency, the Governor John Rankin, held an event at Government House to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Chevening Scholarship.