E.g., 21 Jun 2018
E.g., 21 Jun 2018

Increasing the Territory’s Minimum Wage

Monday, 2 November 2015 - 12:30pm

Madame Speaker, under the Minimum Wage Order made on November 6, 1979, the minimum wage payable for employment in the Territory was set at $10 per day and on 1st June, 1994 it moved to $3.00 per hour.   

Amendments to the Anti-Money Laundering Regulations and Anti-Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Code of Practice

Monday, 2 November 2015 - 12:15pm

Madam Speaker, with your kind permission, I beg to make the following statement with regard to the amendments to the Anti-money Laundering Regulations and Anti-money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Code of Practice that have recently been approved.

The Amendments to the BVI Business Companies Act, 2004

Monday, 2 November 2015 - 12:15pm

Madam Speaker, with your kind permission, I will now make a brief statement regarding the amendments to the BVI Business Companies Act, 2004.

November Is Tourism Month

Monday, 2 November 2015 - 12:15pm

Madam Speaker, November is Tourism Month in the British Virgin Islands and I am extending a special invitation to all Members and residents to participate in the celebrations planned by the BVI Tourist Board.

Constitutional Amendment Creates Junior Minister Posts

Thursday, 29 October 2015 - 4:45pm

Following the request from the Government of the Virgin Islands to amend the Constitution to allow for the creation of two junior Minister posts, the Governor   conveyed a formal request to the appropriate authorities in the United Kingdom.

Minister Skelton Encourages The Community To "Band Together' For A Cure For All Cancers

Tuesday, 20 October 2015 - 2:45pm

 We join with countries around the world in observing October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and lend our voices to the call to ‘band together for a cure’ for all cancers. 

Message by Minister for Health and Social Development: Domestic Violence Is Not A Private Matter

Friday, 16 October 2015 - 3:30pm

My fellow residents of the Virgin Islands, putting a stop to domestic violence is one of the most pressing and important challenges we face as a community and as a people.

Rebuilding And Developing Our Virgin Islands

Thursday, 15 October 2015 - 1:30pm

Greetings….
Today marks another significant milestone in our Government's efforts to complete remedial work caused by Sub-Tropical Storm Otto in 2010.

One-On-One With Premier And Minister Of Finance

Thursday, 8 October 2015 - 3:45pm

Good Afternoon members of the media! I thank you for being here

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