BVIPA Announces Extended Hours

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 5:46pm

To support the continuation of business and rebuilding in the Virgin Islands following the passage of Hurricane Irma on September 6, the BVI Ports Authority (BVIPA) is extending its hours, effective tomorrow, Wednesday, November 1.  Customers will have access to services at the Port Purcell facility from 8:30 AM to 7:30 PM, Monday through Friday and from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Saturdays.

5 Schools Receive Aid Through Adopt-A-School Programme

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 5:40pm

Several schools throughout the Territory have been benefitting from contributions towards their rebuilding programme.

Proposed Shift System Off For Primary Schools

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 5:28pm

Primary school students throughout the Territory will have a full day of lessons when the new school year begins on November 6.

Premier Smith Updates Leaders On Recovery Plans At Miami Meeting

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 2:17pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE presented an update on the current status of the Territory’s Hurricane Recovery and Restoration efforts at a meeting held in Miami over the weekend.

Main Street Closed November 1 For Clean-Up

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 9:58am

The public is informed that there will be a road closure on Wednesday, November 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Main Street between Creque’s Store and the Commercial Court.

PAHO Assists The BVI After Passage Of Category 5 Hurricanes

Monday, 30 October 2017 - 4:32pm

The Pan American Health Organisation’s (PAHO) Regional Advisor, Dr. Dana van Alphen and Procurement Specialist, Ibargues Santiago are featured as they met with Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Ronnie Skelton and Permanent Secretary in that ministry, Petrona Davies on October 30.  

Health Ministry Provides Housing Assistance To Homeowners

Monday, 30 October 2017 - 10:53am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development in its response to providing relief to the community in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, has started the application process to provide housing assistance to homeowners. 

Governor's Weekly Update On Relief And Recovery Efforts - 27 October 2017

Friday, 27 October 2017 - 11:25am

People of the Virgin Islands, I come to you today as part of my weekly schedule of updates.

Minister Myron V. Walwyn Updates in Education

Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 4:53pm

Citizens and residents of the Virgin Islands, I am Myron V. Walwyn, Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs and Sports. I am once again taking the opportunity to update you the public on the happenings in education post hurricane Irma. 

BVI Is Open For Business

Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 4:36pm

Good afternoon:

I am pleased to provide this update on the current status of our Territory, following the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma almost nine weeks ago.

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