One phase of the National Sewerage Programme, from Beef Island to Long Swamp, has been successfully completed and work continues on other sections on Tortola as the Government of the Virgin Islands continues to work on remedying the sewerage problem throughout the Territory.
Topic: Education, Public Health | Posted By: wchambers
Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 9:15am
Students in the Virgin Islands are to benefit from a programme that promotes the adoption of healthy lifestyle behaviours as the Government embarks on a Healthy Schools Intervention Programme.
The Ministry of Education and Culture is collaborating with the Ministry of Health and Social Development to introduce this programme into the primary schools curriculum during the 2015-2016 school year beginning with Grades 2 and 3.
Topic: Government Information Services | Posted By: wchambers
Monday, 13 April 2015 - 5:00pm
The community will have an opportunity to hear from Ministers of Government as the Department of Information and Public Relations launches its television programme series titled “Conversation with Our Ministers”.
Topic: Community Development | Posted By: wchambers
Monday, 13 April 2015 - 1:15pm
The Social Development Department is urging the community to break the silence and help end child abuse in the Virgin Islands as the Territory observes the month of April as Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month.
Topic: Trade and Business (including licenses) | Posted By: wchambers
Friday, 10 April 2015 - 5:00pm
Akiya Brewley Designs is the winner of April’s Business of the Month for her exemplary customer service; generous donations to the local community; and innovative service in graphic design and illustration.
Business of the Month officially launched on March 3, 2015 under the theme: “Fueling the Entrepreneurial Spirit" is led by the Department of Trade and Consumer Affairs on behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands.
Text messaging is now officially part of the Early Warning System in the British Virgin Islands.
Representatives from all three cellular companies operating in the BVI, today inked agreements that will facilitate the use of their respective Short Message Service (SMS) platforms to deliver emergency messages to their customer database.