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Remarks By Financial Secretary - At The Launch Of The Rehabilitation And Reconstruction Loan- Hurricane Irma

Friday, 13 April 2018 - 10:26am

It is no secret that in 2017 the BVI experienced a cascading of catastrophic natural events, all in the space of about six weeks, giving its people, its socio-economic and physical infrastructure little to no time for recovery between these events.

Statement By His Excellency The Governor: Update On The Virgin Islands Recovery and Development Agency Act, 2018

Thursday, 12 April 2018 - 1:03pm

Good morning / afternoon,

I wanted to briefly update you on Virgin Islands Recovery and Development Agency Act following its approval in the House of Assembly on 27 March.

Premier's Statement: Kyron McMaster’s Gold Makes BVI History

Thursday, 12 April 2018 - 10:30am

Good morning my BVI Family.

It is very refreshing to greet you this morning with a tone of excitement and pride. History has been made! BVI WINS THE GOLD!

Remarks By Premier Dr. The Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE at The Launch of The Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Loan- Hurricane Irma

Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - 2:38pm

Good morning to everyone and a special welcome is extended to Ms. Diana Wilson Patrick who is representing the Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) Board of Governors.

Complaints Commissioner Remembers Mr. Elton Georges, CMG, OBE

Friday, 6 April 2018 - 4:51pm

It is with much sadness that I recall the fact that Mr. Elton Georges, CMG, OBE was the first Complaints Commissioner (Ombudsman) of the Virgin Islands, having single-handedly set up the office in February 2009 . 

Premier Smith Remembers Mr. Elton Georges, CMG, OBE

Thursday, 5 April 2018 - 11:54am

Last evening, I was saddened to learn of the passing of Mr. Elton Georges, CMG, OBE, a man of great strength, courage and conviction who I have had the pleasure of knowing for many decades as he dedicated his entire life to Public Service.

Statement by Deputy Governor: "Mr. Georges Embodied Public Service"

Thursday, 5 April 2018 - 9:36am

Good morning, Public Officers. Please stop immediately and take a minute of reflective silence on the passing of Mr. Elton M. Georges CMG, OBE. On behalf of our Public Service Family, we extend our deepest sympathy, love, comfort and prayers to his immediate and extended family. 

Update into the Independent Investigation into RVIPF Police Shooting

Wednesday, 4 April 2018 - 5:50pm

I wanted to update you on the independent investigation undertaken by the Royal Turks and Caicos Islands Police Force into the actions taken by officers of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force Immediate Response Team during the apprehension of escaped prisoner Santo Yamarco Hernandez in early December.

Premier's Statement on Passage of Bill for Recovery and Development Agency

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 - 7:57am

Good Morning to all. First let me thank all BVIslanders for your overwhelming support as your Government continues to look after the best interest of us all.

2018 Budget Address: “Resilience Beyond Recovery”

Monday, 19 March 2018 - 5:48pm

Madam Speaker, I beg to move that the Bill shortly entitled , the Appropriation Act 2018, be read a second time and in so doing I crave the customary indulgence of this Honourable House to extend its normal courtesies in permitting me to deliver this year’s Budget Address.