Topic: Novel Coronavirus, The Courts | Posted By: aphillip
Friday, 22 January 2021 - 5:07pm
As you are aware, the world and the Territory continue to manage the effects of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic and the Government of the Virgin Islands has taken many measures to control, prevent and suppress the spread of the virus. As such, effective December 1, 2020, the Government implemented a protocol wherein arriving passengers to the Territory on (Day 0), are required to quarantine for four days only, and following receipt of a negative COVID-19 PCR test, persons are allowed to move freely within the Territory. Persons travelling from the United Kingdom and the Dominican Republic are required to quarantine for fourteen days.
Topic: Novel Coronavirus, Public School | Posted By: aphillip
Friday, 22 January 2021 - 12:29pm
Pictured are teachers and staff members of the Bregado Flax Educational Centre standing next to a welcome sign placed on the school’s grounds as a gentle reminder to let students know that they are to always wear their masks.
Deputy Premier and Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has commended his ministry’s team for its hard work last year which he said was ‘an unconventional time’.
The British Virgin Islands will receive over USD$362,000 in funding from the United Nations (UN) COVID-19 Response and Recovery Multi-Partner Trust Fund (COVID-19 MPTF Fund) as a participating country in the Joint Programme on “Social Protection and employability promotion to mitigate the socio-economic impact of COVID-19.
The Cabinet Office is notifying the public that Statutory Instruments No. 5 Imposition of a Curfew Order, 2021 and No. 6 Public Health (Covid-19 Control and Suppression Measures) (No. 9) (Amendment) Order, 2021 are now available on the Virgin Islands Official Gazette website at https://eservices.gov.vg/gazette/.
The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA), today announced that since permission was granted for the acceptance of technical calls and warm lay-ups at its seaports, a booking has been accepted. The BVIPA has agreed on