E.g., 23 Jun 2024
E.g., 23 Jun 2024

Statement Response to Quarterly Report

Tuesday, 9 January 2024 - 12:49pm

My fellow Virgin Islanders, good afternoon. I come to you on a matter of the utmost urgency. 

Statement By The Premier Honourable Dr. Natalio D. Wheatley - Update on the Implementation of the COI Recommendations

Monday, 8 January 2024 - 5:01pm

A pleasant good afternoon to the Press Corps, persons listening online and via radio, and Virgin Islanders here at home and abroad.  Firstly, allow me to wish the people of the Virgin Islands a blessed and prosperous 2024.  May we as a people ask Our Most High God for wisdom, knowledge, and understanding as we navigate the tumultuous waters on this journey of nation building.

Statement by Governor Rankin on the Fifth Quarterly Review of the Implementation of the COI Recommendations

Friday, 5 January 2024 - 4:57pm

Today I have published my Fifth Quarterly Review of the implementation of the Commission of Inquiry recommendations.

Remarks By Premier Wheatley With Updates On Recent Duty Travels

Friday, 8 December 2023 - 2:56pm

Climate change is the single greatest threat to our survival and development. As small islands, we contribute less than a drop in the bucket to the problem, yet, stand on the frontlines of the climate crisis, experiencing the worst and most severe impacts soonest.

Statement By Honourable Kye Rymer On The Anegada Airport Reopening

Tuesday, 5 December 2023 - 5:14pm

As Minister for Communications and Works with the responsibility for airports and fire and rescue services, I take this opportunity to announce that the stationed fire truck has been returned to Anegada, which has resulted in the reopening of the Auguste George Airport. Your safety and well-being have been our top priorities throughout this process.

Statement By Government To Offer Fuel Surcharge Relief This Holiday Season

Friday, 1 December 2023 - 12:13pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is pleased to announce a special initiative to provide relief from the increasing fuel surcharge during the holiday season.

Remarks by Honourable de Castro on Special Education Week

Monday, 27 November 2023 - 12:57pm

Remarks by Honourable Sharie B. de Castro

Minister for Education, Youth Affairs and Sports

Special Education Week November 27 - December 1

November 27th 2023

Message by Premier Wheatley on the Anniversary of the Great March of 1949

Monday, 27 November 2023 - 12:52pm

The fruits of the 1949 Great March were monumental achievements by our fore parents. They have indelibly changed the political, social and economic landscape of our country, and the prospects of all the generations of Virgin Islanders since.

2024 Budget Address

Tuesday, 21 November 2023 - 4:10pm

Deputy Governor, Mr. David Archer and Mrs. Archer, Financial Secretary Mr. Jeremiah Frett, Ministerial Colleagues, Honourable Members of this Distinguished House of Assembly, Specially Invited Guests, members of the Virgin Islands community viewing online and listening on the radio, members of the Media; a pleasant good day to everyone.

Remarks by Honourable Sharie B. De Castro at the 42nd General Conference of UNESCO

Monday, 13 November 2023 - 1:09pm

President of the General Conference

Chairperson of the Executive Board

Director General


Distinguished Delegates

Ladies and Gentlemen

Greetings on behalf of the government and the resilient people of the British Virgin Islands. It is a distinct honor to address the 42nd Session of the UNESCO General Conference and to extend our warm congratulations to you, Madam President, on your well-deserved election. We wish you every success in the execution of your duties during this pivotal session.