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E.g., 25 Jan 2022

Premier Fahie Says Entrepreneurship Growing In The Virgin Islands

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 3:14pm

The Virgin Islands has experienced a noticeable increase in entrepreneurial activity during the past several months of the COVID-19 Global Pandemic, and can look forward to this trend continuing in 2022.

Climate Change A Focus For The Virgin Islands In Joint Ministerial Council Meeting

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 2:47pm

Climate change continues to be a primary focus for the Virgin Islands, a sentiment also echoed by other Overseas Territories (OTs) at the Joint Ministerial Council (JMC), according to Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie.

Major Construction Projects Addressed In 2022 Budget

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 - 4:05pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that 32.73 percent of the development budget has been allocated to the Ministry of Transportation, Works and Utilities as Government focusses on major construction projects to stimulate economic activity and create jobs during this COVID-19 period.

Government To Re-Establish Civil Aviation Department

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 - 2:13pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has said that steps have been taken for the re-establishment of the Civil Aviation Department in the Virgin Islands.

Financial Services Institute At HLSCC To Be Renamed In Honour Of Dr. Robert Mathavious

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 - 4:13pm

The Financial Services Institute at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) will be renamed the HLSCC Robert Mathavious Institute of Financial Services in honour of financial services stalwart, Dr. Robert Mathavious, OBE.

Government Of The Virgin Islands To Introduce Mangrove Bank

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 - 3:52pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent Wheatley has said that the Government of the Virgin Islands will be upscaling the mangrove nursery to a mangrove bank as it seeks to benefit from and participate in the blue carbon market.

Premier Of Virgin Islands Lays Wreath At The UK’s National Service Of Remembrance

Sunday, 14 November 2021 - 10:13am

The Premier of the Virgin Islands Honourable Andrew A. Fahie laid a wreath at the UK’s Remembrance Sunday service at the Cenotaph in London’s Whitehall, on Sunday, 14 November. 

Premier Fahie Away At Joint Ministerial Council In UK

Saturday, 13 November 2021 - 3:31pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie is away from the Virgin Islands from today attending the annual Overseas Territories (OT) Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) in the United Kingdom (UK), which will be the first JMC in-person meeting since 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   

20 Become British Overseas Territories Citizens

Friday, 12 November 2021 - 4:41pm

Twenty individuals are now British Citizens after reciting the Oath of Allegiance and  Pledge of Loyalty to the United Kingdom during the British Citizenship Registration Ceremony on November 12.

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.