Governor Out Of Territory – Acting Governor Appointed

Friday, 1 May 2015 - 4:45pm

In accordance with Section 37 of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order 2007, Mrs. V. Inez Archibald, Deputy Governor, will act in the Office of the Governor with effect from Saturday, May 2 until Sunday, May 3, and again from Wednesday, May 6 until Sunday, May 10, during the absence of the Governor from the Virgin Islands.

Governor Dissolves House Of Assembly

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 5:00pm

In accordance with section 84 (2) of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order, 2007, His Excellency the Governor acting after consultation with the Premier has proclaimed that the House of Assembly shall be dissolved on Friday, May 1, 2015. Voter Registration and transfers will continue until the end of the working day on May 5, 2015

Public Invited To Records Mayday Open House This Friday

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 4:30pm

The public is invited to learn practical steps to preserve and safeguard their records for Records MayDay on Friday May 1.

 

Records MayDay To Be Observed Friday May 1

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 2:15pm

The importance of comprehensive records management including disaster management planning will be highlighted when the Territory observes Records MayDay on Friday, May 1.

Statement by Premier Smith: DISSOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 12:15pm

My Fellow Virgin Islanders:

In accordance with Section 84 (2) of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order 2007, I have today asked His Excellency the Governor to dissolve the House of Assembly on Friday 1st May, 2015 to allow for the holding of a General Election in accordance with Section 86 of the said Constitution Order.

Sealed Bids Invited For Derelict Government Vehicles

Monday, 27 April 2015 - 11:30am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting sealed bids for a number of derelict or old Government vehicles. The list of vehicles available for sealed bids can be found on the Government web site at bvi.gov.vg.

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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.

 

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