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E.g., 17 Jun 2024

Remarks by Honourable Myron Walwyn - “We Are Reminded That Through Our Culture and Heritage We Maintain Our Identity”

Tuesday, 15 November 2016 - 1:28pm

I acknowledge that the appropriate recognitions have already been made, and simply wish to say, a warm Virgin Islands good afternoon to one and all.

Tourism Message by Premier and Minister of Finance

Monday, 14 November 2016 - 3:41pm

November is Tourism Month.

Remarks by Honourable Myron Walwyn - Science for a Sustainable Future

Friday, 11 November 2016 - 3:27pm

Established by UNESCO in 2001, World Science Day for Peace and Development is celebrated worldwide in November each year. It offers an opportunity to demonstrate to the wider public why science is relevant to our daily lives, and to draw attention to the ways in which science and technology can help to protect the environment and improve the quality of life for all. 

We are continuing to enrich the lives of our people through education

Monday, 7 November 2016 - 1:22pm

The appropriate recognitions have already been made, so it should be sufficient to say, good morning to everyone. As Minister for Education and Culture I want to extend a warm Virgin Islands welcome to our guests from the Caribbean Examination Council (CXC), and also to my fellow Caribbean brothers and sisters that through the advances of technology are watching this presentation live, as it is being streamed by CXC.

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.