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Department Of Youth Affairs Creates Youth Group Registry

Monday, 12 September 2016 - 4:47pm

The Department of Youth Affairs and Sports (DYAS) is creating a registry of all youth organisations in the Territory including any religious, service, sports, music, and dance groups that cater to youth ages 15 to 29. 

“Fight The Bite”: Public Invited To Join Zika Clean Up Efforts

Monday, 12 September 2016 - 4:33pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development and its partners are inviting all residents to “fight the bite” and join clean-up groups to eliminate mosquito breeding sites to reduce the Territory’s vulnerability to the Zika virus and other mosquito borne diseases. 

Virgin Islands Pride Highlighted At Enis Adams Flag Hoisting

Monday, 12 September 2016 - 4:03pm

Students of the Enis Adams Primary School (EAPS) were encouraged to continue to take pride in the Territory of the Virgin Islands at the official flag hoisting ceremony this morning.

Swim Area Marked For Increased Safety At White Bay

Monday, 12 September 2016 - 3:26pm

A swimming area has been demarcated at the White Bay beach, Jost Van Dyke to provide a safer swimming experience for visitors, residents and the wider British Virgin Islands community.

Premier Smith Away: Hon. Skelton To Act As Premier

Friday, 9 September 2016 - 1:55pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is advising that Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE is away from the Territory until Monday, September 12 on personal leave.

Clearance Procedures To Be Computerised Effective November 1

Friday, 9 September 2016 - 12:13pm

Her Majesty’s Customs is computerising all clearance procedures for goods effective November 1, as the department moves towards full automation using the Customs Automated Processing System (CAPS) where trader declarations can be completed and submitted online.

New Voters Urged To Register For Inclusion On 2016 Official Voters List

Friday, 9 September 2016 - 9:55am

Supervisor of Elections Ms. Juliette Penn is encouraging eligible persons to register to vote by September 22 for inclusion on the 2016 Official Voters List.

See Something, Say Something - Report Malicious Activity At Work Sites

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 4:26pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is appealing to the public to report any malicious activity on all Government work sites.      

BVI/USVI Visa Waiver Programme To Promote Cultural Exchange Of Bands

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 4:00pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE led a delegation to the recently held Inter Virgin Islands Council (IVIC)  meeting on September 2 in St. Thomas, where among other areas of the mutual interests, the two Governments discussed the cultural exchange of musicians.

‘Read Across BVI’ On International Literacy Day

Thursday, 8 September 2016 - 11:07am

Today various activities are happening in schools across the British Virgin Islands to recognise the 2016 International Literacy Day, held under the theme: “Read Across BVI”.