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Cane Garden And Brewers Bay Projects To Help Safeguard Property And Ensure Value Of These Two Communities

Monday, 25 January 2016 - 12:00pm

Madam speaker, I rise to inform the House about an exciting and important project led by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour that is now underway in Cane Garden Bay and Brewers Bay titled the North Shore Integrated Coastal and Watershed Stabilisation Project. This project is one that will help to ensure the economic value of these two communities, safeguard life and property and maintain the social fabric of the citizens and the wider BVI community. 

Government Remains Committed to the Economic and Social Well-being of the Virgin Gorda Community

Monday, 25 January 2016 - 11:15am

Madam Speaker, I wish to address this Honourable House on the matter of the interim closure of Rosewood Little Dix Bay Resort.  

One on One Press Statement by Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Hon. D. Orlando Smith, OBE

Thursday, 21 January 2016 - 2:15pm

Members of the media good afternoon.

It is always good to meet with you one-on-one to share information and at the same time respond to your questions. 

Remarks Delivered by Chairman of the BVI Tourist Board at BVI Direct Flight Announcement Ceremony

Tuesday, 19 January 2016 - 1:15pm

Honourable Premier and Minister of Finance and Tourism, Dr. D. Orlando Smith, OBE, Deputy Premier Dr. the Hon. Kedrick Pickering, other Ministers of Government, including our junior Ministers for Tourism and Trade and Investment, members of the private sector and the team from BVI Airways and the press, good morning and welcome.  As a habit, as Chairman of the BVI Tourist Board, I rarely speak on a tourism matter after the Hon Premier and Minister of Tourism, after all, when he speaks our role at the Board is to move to implementation. 

Statement by Premier and Minister for Tourism on the Interim Closure of Rosewood Little Dix Bay

Friday, 15 January 2016 - 9:45pm

Ladies and gentlemen,
Yesterday, senior managers of Rosewood Little Dix Bay, Virgin Gorda, one of the leading hotel properties in the British Virgin Islands, informed me that on May 1, 2016 the hotel will begin a complete resort renovation, marking the most extensive renovation and beautification project in its more than 52-year history. 

Statement by Premier and Minister for Tourism on Rosewood Little Dix Bay

Friday, 15 January 2016 - 1:15pm

Yesterday afternoon, Ms. Jackie Brown owner’s representative of Rosewood Little Dix Bay Hotel advised me that she was calling a meeting today at 2:00 p.m. 

The Evolution of Our Society Hinges on Improved Technology

Thursday, 14 January 2016 - 12:45pm

The evolution of our society has always hinged on improved technology.  The development of the printing press allowed more people, centuries ago, to learn to read, to become independent thinkers. Those books and pamphlets instead of being handwritten were printed for the masses and inspired revolutions that advanced our society. 

Remarks By Premier Smith - ‘A Game Changer’: BVI Direct

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 - 11:45am

Every year for the last decade, more than 400,000 persons visited the BVI, and that number is growing. 

Future Plans For The Ministry Of Education And Culture Addressed During Official Briefing

Monday, 11 January 2016 - 5:00pm

Let me first take this time to wish one and all a very happy new year. My prayer for you in 2016 is that the Lord continues to bless your lives, and for all of us in this Territory to work collectively to advance, what I believe is the greatest place to call home, the Virgin Islands. 

Government moves forward with Rehabilitation Works in Nottingham Estate

Thursday, 7 January 2016 - 3:45pm

I am pleased that the Government of the Virgin Islands, through the Ministry of Communications and Works, is able to continue rehabilitation works, to repair damage caused to the Territory's roads in 2010, as a result of Tropical Storm Otto.

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