Employers Urged To Adhere To Sections 53 And 54 Of Labour Code

Thursday, 9 April 2020 - 4:24pm

Employers in the Territory are notified that essential employees who have been assigned to work during the upcoming holidays, Good Friday and Easter Monday, are to be paid in accordance with Sections 53 and 54 of the Labour Code.

Horarios De Coleccion De Permitidos De Trabajo - COVID-19

Thursday, 26 March 2020 - 6:57pm

A la luz de COVID-19, el Departamento de Trabajo y Desarrollo de la Fuerza Laboral informa al público para que tome nota de los siguientes horarios:

Assessment Of Workforce – Covid-19

Wednesday, 25 March 2020 - 11:17am

Business owners/employers and managers whose businesses have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, are asked to provide the following information to the Department of Labour and Workforce Development and the Immigration Department to adequately assess the workforce needs in the Territory:

El Departamento de Inmigración Toma Medidas De Seguridad De Covid-19

Tuesday, 24 March 2020 - 9:11am

El Departamento de Inmigración le informa al público, que medidas han sido implementadas para reforzar la práctica de distanciamiento social a la luz de la pandemia del coronavirus COVID-19 y que ahora solo permite cinco (5) personas dentro del área del lobby en un momento dado.

COVID-19 And Your National Parks

Monday, 23 March 2020 - 5:16pm

The public is notified that the National Parks Trust of the Virgin Islands is working closely with local health and government authorities to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. 

Statement by Honourable Wheatley on Labour and Immigration Preparations For COVID-19

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - 5:50pm

By now we are all aware that the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared there is a global pandemic—the COVID-19. This form of the Coronavirus is affecting lives, communities, and the world economy.

Watch Now: The Launching Ceremony For Employer Orientation Sessions

Wednesday, 18 March 2020 - 5:19pm

The public is invited to view the video of the launch of the Employer Orientation sessions that took place on Tuesday March 17

Department Of Labour’s Reform Process Lauded

Wednesday, 18 March 2020 - 1:23pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent Wheatley has commended the Department of Labour and Workforce Development for its reform process which he said has dramatically improved services offered to the public.

Queen Elizabeth II National Park Closure

Wednesday, 18 March 2020 - 12:57pm

The public is informed that the Queen Elizabeth II National Park will be closed for maintenance on Thursday March 19.