E.g., 21 Nov 2019
E.g., 21 Nov 2019

Statement By Premier Fahie: Update on Premier’s Official Trip to the United Kingdom September 11-13

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:41am

Mr. Speaker, I wish to update this Honourable House on my trip to the United Kingdom from 11th to 13th September 2019 where I led the delegation to discuss the conditions of the United Kingdom Loan Guarantee and other matters.

Statement By Premier Fahie : Observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:37am

Mr. Speaker, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Statement By Premier Fahie : Establishment of the Virgin Islands Recovery Steering Group

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:32am

Mr. Speaker, accelerating recovery is very important to your Government.

Statement By Premier Fahie : Upgrading of the JD Edwards System

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:28am

Mr. Speaker, I will now speak on the Oracle JD Edwards (JDE) software.

Statement By Premier Fahie : Payment of Increments for Public Officers

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:24am

Mr. Speaker, I will now speak on the payment of increments for Public Officers.

Statement By Premier Fahie: Strengthening Democracy, Transparency and Accountability

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:18am

Mr. Speaker, I am in a good place this morning because finally the Members of the opposition agree that questions and answering the questions asked is critically important in strengthening our democracy, transparency and accountability, especially if we are on our way to becoming self-reliant. I commend them for these questions.

Statement By Premier Fahie: Establishment of Virgin Islands Borrowing Committee

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:14am

Mr. Speaker, my Government continues to put the necessary structures in place to restore hope and prosperity for all of the people of the Virgin Islands.

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone On Update on Post-Hurricane Repairs by the BVI Health Services Authority

Thursday, 17 October 2019 - 4:30pm

Mister Speaker, as the facilities operated by the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) were not spared the ravages of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017, repair works have been in progress in the ensuing period. With respect to the Dr. D Orlando Smith Hospital, Annex, and Major Peebles Wing:

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone: Waste Management Strategy and Incinerator Repairs

Thursday, 17 October 2019 - 4:25pm

Mister Speaker, not unlike the civil societies throughout the world, the current limitations of the Territory’s waste collection and disposal systems pose a serious constraint to the sustainable development of the Virgin Islands. These challenges were exacerbated by the widespread destruction caused by the 2017 hurricanes that ravaged the Territory. 

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone: The 57th Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)

Thursday, 17 October 2019 - 4:19pm

Mister Speaker, I am pleased to update this Honourable House on my attendance and participation at the 57th Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), which took place at the PAHO Headquarters in Washington, D.C. between 30 September - 4 October 2019. I was accompanied by Dr. Irad Potter, our Chief Medical Officer, and joined by other Caribbean Overseas Territories as part of the delegation of the United Kingdom.

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