The Government of the Virgin Islands has provided the United Kingdom’s Commission of Inquiry (COI) with the largest official collection of data ever assembled in the history of the Virgin Islands, new statistics reveal.
Topic: Constitutional Affairs, Good Governance, United Kingdom Overseas Territory | Posted By: DSmith
Saturday, 13 November 2021 - 3:31pm
Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie is away from the Virgin Islands from today attending the annual Overseas Territories (OT) Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) in the United Kingdom (UK), which will be the first JMC in-person meeting since 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Topic: Good Governance, Novel Coronavirus | Posted By: DSmith
Thursday, 7 October 2021 - 2:50pm
When COVID-19 hit our islands, the Government acted swiftly to provide help, including money not only to assist hard-pressed farmers and fishermen but also to expand the numbers of both to ensure a stronger and more reliable local food supply.
On Friday October 1 the Government provided a further quantity of documents to the Commission of Inquiry – around a thousand pages. Their discovery was the result of continuing intensive efforts by the public service of the Virgin Islands to find any and all evidence which might be helpful to the Commission in its work.