Statement By Premier Fahie On Passing Of Sir James Mitchell, Former Prime Minister Of Saint Vincent And The Grenadines

Tuesday, 23 November 2021 - 7:39pm

Today I was saddened to learn of the passing of The Right Honourable Sir James Fitz-Allen Mitchell, KCMG, PC, former Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, at the grand age of 90. Over the course of his long and distinguished political career, Sir James made tremendous contributions to achieving the political independence, economic stability and growth and development of his beloved country of birth.

Elections Supervisor Completes Observer Mission

Friday, 22 October 2021 - 9:57am

Supervisor of Elections, Ms. Scherrie Griffin represented the British Islands and Mediterranean Region as a short-term observer during an Election Expert Mission for the St Helena General Election held on October 13.

Joint Virtual Launch for the ECSC E-Litigation Portal for the Commonwealth of Dominica and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Friday, 15 October 2021 - 2:34pm

On Thursday, 14th October 2021 at 10.00 a.m., the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) hosted a media briefing and joint virtual launch of its E-Litigation Portal for the Member States of the Commonwealth of Dominica and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.  

234 Persons Vaccinated In BVI/USVI Initiative

Saturday, 18 September 2021 - 12:05pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone has extended appreciation to the United States Virgin Islands for collaborating on the Vaccination Bubble Initiative that resulted in the vaccination of 234 persons.

Premier Fahie Congratulates Dr. June Soomer On Highest Honours

Wednesday, 8 September 2021 - 5:16pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands congratulates Ambassador Dr. June Soomer on receiving the highest honours that can be accorded a foreign diplomat by the Republic of Nicaragua.

Statement By Premier Honourable Andrew A. Fahie On The Passing Of Former Prime Minister Of Antigua And Barbuda, The Late Sir Lester Bird SR. KHN, MP

Monday, 9 August 2021 - 11:49am

It is with great sadness that I learned of the passing of former Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Sir Lester Bird KHN, MP.

Statement By Premier Fahie on Saint Lucia Election and Changing of CARICOM Secretary General

Saturday, 31 July 2021 - 7:01pm

On behalf of the Government and people of the Virgin Islands, I would like to congratulate the new Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, The Honourable Philip J. Pierre, on his resounding election victory and appointment as Prime Minister. The General Election was yet another triumph of democracy in the Caribbean.

Premier Comments on G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors

Wednesday, 14 July 2021 - 10:07am
On 9 and 10 July, G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors endorsed the key components set out in the “Statement on a two-pillar solution to address the tax challenges arising from the digitalisation of the economy” released by the OECD/G20 Inclusive Framework on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) on July 1. 

Statement By Premier Fahie On The Death Of President Of The Republic Of Haiti

Wednesday, 7 July 2021 - 6:19pm

It is with great concern and sadness that I learned of the death of President of the Republic of Haiti Mr. Jovenel Moise who was attacked by assassins and died today. This is a day of profound sadness for the people of Haiti and the Caribbean more widely.  

CARICOM Backs Continued Constitutional Role Of BVI Elected Government

Wednesday, 7 July 2021 - 5:04pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie welcomes the statement of The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) which outlines the importance of the constitutional role of the British Virgin Islands’ elected Government.