Registration Continues For Apprenticeship Programme

Monday, 7 September 2015 - 3:30pm

The MEC Apprenticeship Programme is open to unemployed young persons between the ages of 18 to 29 who have been registered at the Youth Employment Services. It aims to help the Territory’s youth find employment through collaboration with the public and private sectors.

Loan Agreement To Enhance The Territory’s Electrical Infrastructure

Friday, 4 September 2015 - 7:00pm

Phase V includes the extension and expansion of the BVIEC's facility by adding two new WARTSILA generators, a new central control room, and transmission cables between Pockwood Pond and Long Bush.  This phase commenced on March 23 with the turning of the soil at the Pockwood Pond Power Station. 

Sea Cow’s Bay Junction Through Threadfalls Closed To Traffic

Friday, 4 September 2015 - 4:45pm

The public is asked to use alternate routes as the intersection at Chalwell Road and Threadfalls will be unavailable during this time.

Minister for Education Statement in the HOA - Horse Racing

Thursday, 3 September 2015 - 4:45pm

The sport of horse racing has been a part of the fabric of this community for many years. We have seen it grow from horses racing on unprepared grounds to what we have today at the Ellis Thomas Downs. There is no doubt that it has become a part of our culture.

We are Strengthening Our Future with the National Health Insurance

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 - 1:45pm

A day when we can as a country finally say that everybody in the BVI, adults, children, the elderly will have access to health care that is good and that is affordable.

Two New Appointments For Police Service Commission

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 - 1:30pm

Local Attorney at law, Ms. Fiona Forbes, has been appointed to the post of Chairman of the Police Service Commission, while, Barrister and former law enforcement officer, Mr. Kendell Mills, was appointed a member of the Police Service Commission effective August 6.

Premier’s Office Endorses Upcoming Adult Enrichment Seminar

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 - 1:15pm

This year’s event is scheduled from September 7 to September 11, and again from September 21 to September 25. It will be followed by an awards ceremony for participants on Sunday, September 27, to be held under the patronage of Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE.

Premier Smith Away; Hon. Skelton Is Acting Premier

Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 3:00pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is advising that Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, is currently away from the Territory until August 25.

Premier Smith: Mr. Ali Helped to Make our Beloved British Virgin Islands a Better Place

Sunday, 9 August 2015 - 9:30pm

My heart has been heavy with a great sadness since yesterday morning when my wife, Lorna woke me up with the news that Mr. Ali had passed.  But today we thank God for Mr. Ali's wisdom that he shared with so many of us, for his generosity, for his vision, for his passion and for his compassion.  We thank God that Mr. Ali came to live amongst us some fifty years ago and helped to make our beloved British Virgin Islands a better place.

Works Ministry Continues To Plan For A Sound Infrastructural Network

Thursday, 6 August 2015 - 1:30pm

Honourable Vanterpool said that through the Ministry of Communications and Works, the Government will be concentrating on stabilising the supply of electricity, upgrading the water distribution network, fixing the sewerage system, developing the city of Road Town and seeking means of providing renewable energy.

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