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Premier Looks Forward To The Arrival Of Spirit Of The Virgin Islands

Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 3:02pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE said he is pleased with the announcement by BVI Airways that its first BAe Avro RJ100  regional four engine jet, the Spirit of the Virgin Islands, will be arriving in the Territory at the end of this week for customary and usual flight demonstration and ground personnel training.

Overseas Territories Call For High-Level Engagement With UK On Brexit Deal

Monday, 31 October 2016 - 10:07am

The Premier of the Virgin Islands is today urging the UK Government to ensure the BVI – and other Overseas Territories – have high-level engagement in the Brexit negotiations.

Government's Response To Articles Regarding National Bank Of The Virgin Islands

Thursday, 27 October 2016 - 9:22pm

We refer to reports in online media that the Financial Services Commission has concerns in respect to the survivability of the National Bank of the Virgin Islands.

Acting Premier Remarks On Centenarian Henrietta Hodge Smith

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 5:20pm

Good morning,

I am honoured to be among family and friends this morning as we celebrate the golden milestone of our newest centenarian, Mrs. Henrietta Smith. 

Premier Smith's Response To Article On BVI Platinum

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 3:01pm

I was surprised to see an article in BVI Platinum calling for the Premier to come clean, following a discussion with the Governor on 25th October, during which he stated that there were documents under discussion by cabinet that had not yet been released.

Pursuing Global Success with BVI as Your International Partner of Choice

Monday, 24 October 2016 - 12:14pm

It is a pleasure to be here in this magnificent city which boasts the best of China and exemplifies the ambitions of China’s go global strategy. 

Premier Smith At Signing of Strategic Cooperation Agreement Between BVI and Tianjin Binhai New Area CBD

Monday, 24 October 2016 - 12:02pm

Good morning.  This is truly a historic moment for the BVI, poised as we are to sign this Strategic Cooperation Agreement between the Administrative Commission of the Tianjin Binhai New Area CBD and the Government of the BVI.

Standing at the Crossroads of Protectionism

Wednesday, 19 October 2016 - 9:09am

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen.

Before I begin my remarks I want to welcome you all here today. This is my fifth visit to Hong Kong.  Between 2004 when I first visited and now our relationship has reached a new dimension.  I would like to especially commend Russell Harrigan for bringing together the Hong Kong business community in this fashion to facilitate discussion of critical developments in the BVI of relevance to industry here.  Each time I come I am reminded of the camaraderie that exists between many of you and those of us in the BVI and of the friends we have made here over the years.  

Minister Vanterpool: Energy Policy: A Roadmap To An Energy Efficient Future

Friday, 14 October 2016 - 12:28pm

Madam Speaker, thank you for the opportunity to present our Government's Energy Policy of the Virgin Islands to this Honourable House.

Minister Vanterpool: Telecommunications Update

Friday, 14 October 2016 - 12:16pm

Madam Speaker, this Minister for Communications and Works, is on record as being very vocal about the need for our telecommunications providers, to urgently upgrade the service they offer here in the Virgin Islands.