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Preferred Bidder Selected To Develop T B Lettsome Airport

Tuesday, 27 December 2016 - 10:04am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is pleased to announce that, following a lengthy procurement process and very careful consideration between the 2 remaining bidders for the runway extension project of the T.B. Lettsome International Airport: China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) and IDL/McAlpine Consortium; that CCCC was selected as the preferred Bidder for the project.

Premier Smith Pays Tribute To Sir K. Dwight Venner

Saturday, 24 December 2016 - 7:13pm

Premier of the Virgin Islands, Dr. the Hon. D. Orlando Smith OBE joins the rest of the region in paying tribute to Former Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Sir K. Dwight Venner who passed away early Friday morning.

Sage Mountain National Park Gets A New Visitor Centre

Friday, 23 December 2016 - 1:12pm

A new visitor centre was officially opened yesterday December 22 at the Sage Mountain National Park.  

Premier Smith Congratulates New Premier Of Turks And Caicos

Thursday, 22 December 2016 - 2:34pm

Premier of the Virgin Islands, Dr. the Hon. D. Orlando Smith OBE, yesterday extended congratulations to the new Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands, the Honourable Sharlene Cartwright-Robinson.

Government Moving Ahead With Plans To Amend Work Permit Fees

Wednesday, 21 December 2016 - 4:55pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is moving ahead with plans to revise work permit fees as indicated in the 2016 Budget Address.

Hotel Accommodation Tax Increases To 10 Percent February 1, 2017

Wednesday, 21 December 2016 - 2:34pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is announcing that the Hotel Accommodation Tax will increase from seven to 10 percent, effective February 1, 2017.

16 Countries Participate In 4TH Annual Christmas Around The World

Tuesday, 20 December 2016 - 1:05pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has described his Fourth Annual Christmas Around the World as a successful and fruitful event.

BVI Financial Account Reporting System Update

Friday, 16 December 2016 - 4:53pm

All reporting British Virgin Islands Financial Institutions (BVIFIs) are advised that the BVI Financial Account Reporting System (BVIFARS) will not be available during the month of January 2017, as the system will be under maintenance.

BVI Co-Chairs EU Meeting On International Tax Cooperation

Friday, 16 December 2016 - 12:52pm

The BVI recently co-chaired a European Union (EU) meeting on international tax cooperation between the Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) and the European Commission.

CARICOM Strategy To Develop Region For 21st Century Students

Friday, 16 December 2016 - 9:26am

The Virgin Islands is hosting and participating in the CARICOM Consultation for the 2030 Human Resource Development Strategy and Action Plan.