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BVI Celebrates Hertfordshire Partnership

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 3:55pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has hailed the success of the BVI's twinning partnership with Hertfordshire County Council at his annual Premier's Reception at BVI House in London on  October 31.

Acting Premier Meets In Antigua To Discuss Correspondent Banking

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 1:09pm

Acting Premier, Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering led a delegation to Antigua and Barbuda on behalf of Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE from October 27 to 28 to discuss issues and seek solutions relative to correspondent banking relationships and its consequence on the Caribbean. 

Premier Concludes Successful Overseas Territories Meeting

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 1:00pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has concluded a successful meeting of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association (UKOTA) Political Council of which he is currently President.

BVI Making Progress For Physical Literacy In Schools

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 11:15am

Officials from the Ministry of Education and Culture are moving towards introducing Physical Literacy in Virgin Islands’ schools. 

Customs Automated Processing System Goes Online Today

Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 4:18pm

Effective today, all trader declarations will be completed and submitted online through the Customs Automated Processing System (CAPS) as Her Majesty’s Customs moves towards full automation.

Virgin Islands Shipping Registry Rewarded For Excellent Record

Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 3:34pm

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry (VISR) has won Quality Shipping in the 21st Century (Qualship 21) programme recognition for the year 2017. The department received a Certificate of Achievement confirming that the United States Coast Guard (USCG) officially recognised the VISR for having qualified for inclusion in the USCG Qualship 21 programme.  

15 Solar Street Lights Installed On Drakes Highway

Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 1:37pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands remains committed to green energy to reduce the Territory’s energy cost and has added 15 solar lights to illuminate along public roads namely Drakes Highway between Pockwood Pond and Fort Recovery.

BVI Social Security Board Members Appointed By Cabinet

Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 11:08am

The Government of the Virgin Islands’ Cabinet has approved the appointment of two new members and the re-appointment of five past members to the BVI Social Security Board.

BVI Committee Enhances Health And Safety At Work

Friday, 28 October 2016 - 4:48pm

In an effort to strengthen the development of occupational health and safety in the Territory, an Occupation Health and Safety Subcommittee was established under the Virgin Islands National Health and Wellness Advisory Council.

Works On East End Sewerage System Continue

Thursday, 27 October 2016 - 4:39pm

The National Sewerage Project continues with preparation work to begin the installation of force main pipes from Brandywine Bay to Paraquita Bay.