Nominations Invited For Queen’s New Year’s Honours List

Friday, 24 April 2015 - 4:30pm

His Excellency the Governor John S Duncan, OBE is inviting members of the public to submit nominations for Her Majesty the Queen’s New Year Honours 2016.

The New Year Honours List recognises individuals for outstanding achievement and service across the United Kingdom and the Overseas Territories. Completed nominations must be received by Friday May 8 by email to The Secretary of the Honours Committee at sachinnery@gov.vg or by delivery to the Office of the Governor. 

World Day For Safety And Health At Work To Feature Exhibition

Thursday, 23 April 2015 - 2:45pm

An exhibition highlighting workplaces in the public and private sector and a ceremony on health and safety in the workplace are activities slated to take place as the Territory observes World Day for Safety and Health at Work on Tuesday, April 28.

Remarks: Minister Walwyn Encourages Support for Library Week 2015

Monday, 20 April 2015 - 11:00am

Greetings, I am Myron V. Walwyn, Minister for Education & Culture. In support of Library Week 2015, I am pleased to offer these remarks to encourage all residents to support, utilise and visit our public libraries.

Employers Reminded Of Labour Inspection Obligations

Thursday, 16 April 2015 - 4:15pm

The Labour Department is encouraging all employers to become familiar with the Virgin Islands Labour Code 2010 and to be aware of the Labour Inspector's duties as outlined within the Code.

 

Government Complex Receives Beautification Upgrades

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 5:00pm

The Government’s Central Administration Complex is receiving a few beautification upgrades with new treated picnic benches. Works began this week in the back of the Administration building where five new benches are being installed. Facilities Manager, Mr. Arriel Donovan said,...

Tenders Invited For Road Works At Windy Hill

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 9:15am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting tenders for the Reconstruction of Road, Slope Stabilisation and Drainage Works at Windy Hill.  

Conversation With Our Ministers’ Television Series Airs Tonight

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 1:30pm

The public is invited to tune in to “Conversation with Our Ministers” being aired tonight on JTV Channel 55, CBN Television Channel 51, and the H Lavity Stoutt Community College Channel 52.

The series complements the ‘Your Government at Work’ e-magazine, and features in-depth interviews with the Ministers of Government and their Permanent Secretaries in highlighting the initiatives implemented last year and the way forward.

‘Conversation With Our Ministers’ Television Series Begins Tomorrow

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 5:00pm

The community will have an opportunity to hear from  Ministers of Government as the Department of Information and Public Relations launches its television programme series titled “Conversation with Our Ministers”.

Education Minister’s Remarks for the Healthy Schools Intervention Programme Workshop

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 4:30pm

The International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) indicates that  traditionally  government health ministries and education ministries work separately with different goals. However, there is mounting evidence from across the world which shows that these ministries are interdependent and are more and more forging ties to work together. 

Governor Visits Children At Youth Empowerment Project

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 1:15pm

His Excellency the Governor, John S. Duncan, OBE, and Mrs. Duncan visited the children of the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) in East End on Friday, April10, 2015.

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