News relating to Statutory Bodies such HLSCC, NHI, Tourist Board, Financial Services, Social Security, Health Service, etc.

British Virgin Islands Announce No Entry Testing for Fully Vaccinated Travellers

Wednesday, 24 November 2021 - 10:11am

The Government of the Virgin Islands announced via the Official Virgin Islands Gazette on 16 November, that fully vaccinated arrivals in the Territory are no longer required to test for COVID-19 upon arrival.  Travellers would have to produce a negative result for a RT-PCR or approved rapid antigen SARS CoV-2 test taken no later than 48 hours before arrival in the Territory. 

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Airport Authority To Conduct Simulation Exercises

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:15pm

The BVI Airports Authority Ltd. will be conducting its biennial emergency simulation exercises at the Auguste George Airport, Anegada and the Taddy Bay Airport on Virgin Gorda.

BVI Electricity Corporation Board Seeks Members

Friday, 12 November 2021 - 2:55pm

The BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) is seeking qualified applicants with industry experience to apply for membership to its Board of Directors.

Viking Orion Makes Inaugural Visit To The Virgin Islands

Tuesday, 26 October 2021 - 3:21pm

On Sunday, October 24, 2021, the Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, welcomed the Captain, crew and 369 passengers of the Viking Orion cruise ship during its inaugural visit to the Virgin Islands. 

BVI Virtual Tourism Industry Meetings

Tuesday, 5 October 2021 - 11:04am

The BVI Tourist Board & Film Commission invites all Tourism Industry stakeholders to a series of Virtual Tourism Industry Meetings to discuss the latest developments in Tourism:

BVIPA Operations Team Complete Forklift Testing

Thursday, 9 September 2021 - 12:33pm

The British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA) Operations team completed forklift testing that was carried out by the Department of Motor Vehicles on 8 September 2021 at the Port Purcell facility. To maintain compliance with international standards it is important that team members from our Operations Department are licensed to operate the warehouse equipment.

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National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands Partners with Gibraltar Botanic Gardens to Conduct Cacti Research

Monday, 30 August 2021 - 4:35pm

The National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands (NPTVI) is collaborating with the Gibraltar Botanic Gardens to learn more about the biology and conservation status of Pilosocereus, a genus of cacti found within the Virgin Islands.

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West End Ferry Terminal To Be Rebuilt- Design Contract Signed

Friday, 20 August 2021 - 8:42pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands through the Recovery and Development Agency has inked a contract with INROS Lackner S.E of Germany for the design and construction management of the West End Ferry Terminal.

BVI Tourist Board Aggressively Promotes to Travel Professionals at Global Consortia Event

Wednesday, 11 August 2021 - 5:44pm

This week, a team of The BVI Tourist Board & Film Commission’s staff, are taking advantage of the amazing opportunity to increase awareness of destination BVI to one of the most important segments of the Tourism industry…high net worth Travel Advisors.

August Cruise Vessel Activity in the British Virgin Islands

Monday, 9 August 2021 - 3:27pm

The BVI Ports Authority (BVIPA) is providing an update on the cruise vessel activity in the British Virgin Islands.

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