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BVI Announces Public Holiday On April 21 To Celebrate Her Majesty’s Birthday

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 5:30pm

Thursday, April 21 is designated as a public holiday in the Virgin Islands in observance of the 90th Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the 50th Anniversary of her first visit to the Territory.

Territorial Pledge Competition Officially Launched

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 5:15pm

A competition for the creation of a Territorial Pledge was officially launched as the Government of the Virgin Islands continues to work on building national pride among the youth and the population in general.

Honourable Penn Pledges Support To Build BVI Small Businesses

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 5:15pm

Junior Minister for Trade and Investment Promotion, Honourable Marlon A. Penn is eager to see greater awareness of local entrepreneurs to promote investment in the Territory, especially inward investment.

BVI Assumes Leadership Of UK Overseas Territories Association

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 3:45pm

BVI London Office Director and United Kingdom (UK) Representative Mr. Benito Wheatley was unanimously elected Chairman of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association (UKOTA) on behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands on January 25.

Farmers’ Week 2016 Postponed

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 1:15pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is informing the public that the annual Farmers’ Week celebrations are postponed until 2017.

Ten Local Businesses Vie For “Business Of The Year” Title

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 1:00pm

The selection of the winners of the 2015 Business of the Year, Most Innovative Business of the Year and the People’s Choice Award will take place later this month.

Annual Tsunami Simulation Exercise Scheduled For March 17

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 - 5:00pm

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) will join other Caribbean countries and territories in a simulation exercise to test its tsunami response plans on March 17.

Brent Hoyte Is The Face Of The Department Of Youth Affairs

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 - 4:45pm

Full-time music teacher at the Elmore Stoutt High School and part-time music teacher at the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports and Harrigan’s Music School, Brent Hoyte has been announced as the face of the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports (DYAS).

Multi-Agency Committee Set Up To Assist Little Dix Workers

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 - 4:15pm
A multi-agency select committee has been set up to assist employees of Rosewood Little Dix Bay following the hotel’s pending renovations and interim closure on May 1.

Residents Urged To Take Precautions Against The Zika Virus

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 - 4:00pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are urged to learn as much as they could about the ZIKA virus and measures that can be taken to reduce its transmission.