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Government Forging Ahead With National Youth Policy

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 5:15pm

The development and welfare of the youth in the Virgin Islands continue to be a priority for the Government, as the Ministry of Education and Culture moves forward with realising the goals of the National Youth Policy.

“Wear Green, Go Green” For Earth Day 2015

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 3:30pm

The public is encouraged to “Wear Green and Go Green” in territorial solidarity for Earth Day 2015, Wednesday, April 22.

Environmental Officer of the Conservation and Fisheries Department, Mrs. Cynara Benjamin-Duncan, said that the department is once again trying to increase awareness of eco-friendly habits by encouraging persons to wear green and “be greener.”

Tenders Invited For Road Works At Windy Hill

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 - 9:15am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting tenders for the Reconstruction of Road, Slope Stabilisation and Drainage Works at Windy Hill.  

National Sewerage Programme Continues In East End

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 5:15pm

One phase of the National Sewerage Programme, from Beef Island to Long Swamp, has been successfully completed and work continues on other sections on Tortola as the Government of the Virgin Islands continues to work on remedying the sewerage problem throughout the Territory.

Healthy Living To Be Introduced In Schools Curriculum

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 9:15am

Students in the Virgin Islands are to benefit from a programme that promotes the adoption of healthy lifestyle behaviours as the Government embarks on a Healthy Schools Intervention Programme.

The Ministry of Education and Culture is collaborating with the Ministry of Health and Social Development to introduce this programme into the primary schools curriculum during the 2015-2016 school year beginning with Grades 2 and 3.

‘Conversation With Our Ministers’ Television Series Begins Tomorrow

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 5:00pm

The community will have an opportunity to hear from  Ministers of Government as the Department of Information and Public Relations launches its television programme series titled “Conversation with Our Ministers”.

‘Break The Silence’ And End Child Abuse In The Virgin Islands

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 1:15pm

The Social Development Department is urging the community to break the silence and help end child abuse in the Virgin Islands as the Territory observes the month of April as Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month.

Governor Visits Children At Youth Empowerment Project

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 1:15pm

His Excellency the Governor, John S. Duncan, OBE, and Mrs. Duncan visited the children of the Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) in East End on Friday, April10, 2015.

Akiya Brewley Designs Wins April’s Business Of The Month

Friday, 10 April 2015 - 5:00pm

Akiya Brewley Designs is the winner of April’s Business of the Month for her exemplary customer service; generous donations to the local community; and innovative service in graphic design and illustration.

Business of the Month officially launched on March 3, 2015 under the theme: “Fueling the Entrepreneurial Spirit" is led by the Department of Trade and Consumer Affairs on behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands. 

Cellular Companies Add Texting To Early Warning System In BVI

Friday, 10 April 2015 - 10:15am

Text messaging is now officially part of the Early Warning System in the British Virgin Islands.

Representatives from all three cellular companies operating in the BVI, today inked agreements that will facilitate the use of their respective Short Message Service (SMS) platforms to deliver emergency messages to their customer database.

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