Statement by Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie on the status of the Taddy Bay Airport on Virgin Gorda

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 - 9:30pm

Fellow Virgin Islanders and Residents,

On Monday, August 12, 2019, a suspension spring on the sole fire tender assigned to the Taddy Bay Airport on Virgin Gorda broke, rendering the vehicle inoperable. According to aviation safety regulations, all airports must have at least one working fire tender in order to operate. As such, the BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) was forced to close the Taddy Bay Airport, pending the rectification of this situation.

Remarks by Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie at the Launch of the First Phase of “Back to the Sea” Maritime Industry Training Programme

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 - 7:27pm

A pleasant good morning and God’s Blessings to each and every one of you, and thank you for joining with us as we launch our first phase of the “Back to the Sea” programme.

Taddy Bay Airport Virgin Gorda Closed Until Further Notice

Monday, 12 August 2019 - 4:12pm

The travelling public is notified that the Taddy Bay Airport is closed until further notice.

West End Port Facility Resumes Operations On August 1

Wednesday, 31 July 2019 - 3:33pm

The public is notified that the West Ferry Terminal will resume operations on Thursday, August 1.

ICT Policy Remains A Priority For BVI Government

Monday, 29 July 2019 - 12:02pm

Information Communications and Technology (ICT) stakeholders gave their feedback on the Government’s draft National ICT Policy and Strategy at a workshop on July 26.

Department Of Information Closed July 31

Friday, 26 July 2019 - 12:04pm

The public is notified that the Department of Information and Public Relations (GIS) located in the RJT Edifice Building, Wickham’s Cay will be closed on Wednesday, July 31.

Government’s Residency and Belongers Status Initiative Has Resumed

Wednesday, 24 July 2019 - 4:27pm

Persons applying for Resident and Belonger Status through the fast track programme initiative can collect and submit application forms at the Central Administration Complex East Wing, Conference Room 2 from Wednesday, July 24.

Statement By Premier Fahie On Immigration and Labour Reform: Phase 1

Monday, 22 July 2019 - 10:38am

Just about seven weeks ago, the House of Assembly passed the Immigration and Passports (Amendment) Act 2019, clearing the way for the commencement of the first phase of government’s programme to reform the laws, policies and systems that regulate immigration and labour in the Virgin Islands.

Consumer Protection Act Consultation Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, 9 July 2019 - 12:02pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting the public to the Consumer Protection Act Consultation Meetings.

Statement by Junior Minister for Trade and Economic Development Honourable Sharie de Castro Consultation On Consumer Protection Act, 2019

Friday, 5 July 2019 - 5:30pm

My fellow Virgin Islanders; this is a wonderful moment not only for the Government led by Premier Honourable Andrew Fahie, but for the people of the Virgin Islands who for years have pleaded for Consumer Protection legislation.

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