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BVITB and Miami Open Partnership Provides Opportunities for BVI’s Aspiring Athletes

Tuesday, 26 March 2019 - 4:01pm

The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board (BVITB) in partnership with the prestigious U.S. based sports institution IMG Academy, is accepting applications for three aspiring BVI athletes to attend a “Week Youth Core Sport Camp”. Several of the professional tennis players who played at the 2018 Miami Open, are alumni of IMG Academy.

BVI To Be Represented At Outsource Caribbean Conference

Monday, 25 March 2019 - 8:40am

A BVI delegation will explore ways and means to diversify the Territory’s economy at the Outsource to the Caribbean Conference (OCC) 2019 in Curaçao in May.

Water Department Working To Provide 24 Hour Service

Friday, 22 March 2019 - 5:34pm

Director of the Water and Sewage Department Mrs. Pearline Scatliffe-Leonard has said that her department is working to provide a 24 hour service in the various communities, as the Territory joins the rest of the world in observing World Water Day on Friday, March 22.

New Government Shares Vision With Financial Services Industry

Friday, 22 March 2019 - 5:25pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie shared his Government’s vision when he met with officials from the BVI’s financial services industry at the BVI Finance Breakfast Forum yesterday, March 21.

Ministry Of Works Officials Assess Work On The Threllfall Road

Friday, 22 March 2019 - 5:12pm

Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Communications and Works Mr. Jeremy W. Hodge has said that works on the Threllfall road are consistent with the mission of the ministry to ensure the continued development and maintenance of public infrastructure.  

New Cabinet Updated On Key Areas At Executive Briefing Retreat

Friday, 22 March 2019 - 4:53pm

The Fourth Cabinet of the Virgin Islands held a one-day Executive Briefing Retreat at which Members received a status report of major issues pertinent to the Cabinet’s executive mandate.

Increased Nightly Inspections To Food Businesses In The BVI

Thursday, 21 March 2019 - 5:06pm

Proprietors of food businesses are advised of an increase in the frequency of nightly inspections by the Environmental Health Division.

Open Conversation On Rising Insurance Premiums In The BVI

Thursday, 21 March 2019 - 3:29pm

“Seek First to Understand, then be Understood” – the key quote which has driven MONEY MATTERS BVI (the financial literacy program at the BVI Financial Services Commission (BVI FSC)) to try to help residents become more informed consumers when it comes to insurance products - this time, through a Forum on Rising Insurance Premiums scheduled for 28 March 2019 from 6:15 – 8:00 p.m. at the BVI FSC Training Centre, Pasea Estate, Tortola.

Students Share Hurricane Irma Experiences For World Poetry Day

Thursday, 21 March 2019 - 12:56pm

A video production of students recounting their Hurricane Irma experiences has been launched as part of the activities to highlight World Poetry Day.

Down Syndrome And Cerebral Palsy Awareness Support Needed

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 - 5:22pm

Head of the Disabilities Division within the Social Development Department, Ms. Lorna Dawson is encouraging all residents to support all upcoming observances that bring awareness to the differently-abled community.