The influx of the sargassum seaweed is once again causing concern for members of the Virgin Islands community, namely those working in the tourism industry, fisherfolks and the frequent beach visitors.
Topic: Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Tender Notices | Posted By: sdavis
Monday, 14 August 2023 - 10:24am
The Government of the Virgin Islands (GOVI) has received financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount equivalent to US$65,291,000 towards the cost of the CDB No. 12/SRF-OR-BVI: Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Loan – Hurricane Irma Project (the Project) and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds to eligible payments under this contract.
Permanent Secretary in the Ministry for Financial Services, Labour and Trade, Ms. Petrona Davies is acting in the Office of Deputy Governor from August 10 to August 28 in the absence of Deputy Governor Mr. David D. Archer, Jr. who is on vacation leave.
Minister for Education, Youth Affairs and Sports, Honourable Sharie B. de Castro has said that remedial works have begun for public schools in the Virgin Islands in anticipation of the 2023-2024 school year.