E.g., 1 Dec 2022
E.g., 1 Dec 2022

Statement by Honourable Natalio Wheatley UPDATE ON AGRICULTURE AND FISHERIES

Thursday, 2 September 2021 - 4:37pm

Today I rise to update this Honourable House on the Ministry’s ongoing work to support the agriculture and fisheries sectors. 

“Restore, Increase, Sustain and Educate”, abbreviated as “RISE”, was the theme of a successful Farmers and Fishers’ Week 2021. 


Thursday, 2 September 2021 - 4:19pm

Mister Speaker, thank you for the opportunity to address this Honourable House and the people of the Virgin Islands.

On August 2, I had the opportunity to travel to Tokyo to support our awesome Virgin Islands Olympians and witness history in the making. 

Statement by Honourable Natalio Wheatley on OUR FIRST INTERNATIONAL PAGEANT CROWN

Thursday, 2 September 2021 - 4:11pm

Mister Speaker, thank you for the opportunity to recognise the achievements of Virgin Islanders on the world stage.

On June 26, 2021 our very own Mrs. Sophia M. Rubaine aka ‘Sophie B’ was crowned Mrs. Curve Globe 2021.  Sophia competed against contestants from Russia, Australia, Canada, the United States, among other places and captured the BVI’s first international crown.  This is a source of great pride for the Virgin Islands.

Cabinet Meeting – 25th August, 2021

Thursday, 2 September 2021 - 11:32am

His Excellency, the Governor Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the Meeting held on 25th August, 2021, which was held at the Financial Services Commission’s Conference Room.

Statement by Premier Fahie - Virgin Islands Unity is Progress

Saturday, 28 August 2021 - 9:23am

I consider it a sacred duty for a Premier to keep citizens informed of what their elected Government is doing, and hence I have been holding to this promise.

Cabinet Decisions - Meeting of 18th August, 2021

Thursday, 26 August 2021 - 12:15pm

Statement by Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley on the Reopening Of The 2021-2022 School Year

Friday, 20 August 2021 - 11:50am

Mister Speaker, I would have made a statement to the Virgin Islands on Tuesday regarding the opening of school, and I believe that it is important that it be read into the records of the this Honourable House, so when future parliamentarians take their place and look back at history, they would know exactly what was done and said in the Honourable House at a specific point in our history.

Cabinet Decisions - Meeting of 11th August, 2021

Thursday, 19 August 2021 - 4:58pm

His Excellency, the Governor Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the Virtual Meeting held on 11th August, 2021. All Members were present, with the exception of the Minister for Transportation, Works and Utilities, who was overseas on private business. 

Statement by Honourable Carvin Malone - DELTA VARIANT IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS

Tuesday, 17 August 2021 - 2:24pm

Mister Speaker, just last week Thursday I gave an update on the impact of COVID-19 in this Honourable House.  I started off that statement by acknowledging the community effort that it took to get us to a place where we could breathe a small sigh of relief because of the downturn in positive COVID-19 cases in the Territory.

Statement By The Honourable Vincent Wheatley Minister For Natural Resources, Labour & Immigration Ninth Sitting Of The Third Session Of The Fourth House Of Assembly - Social Security Board Scholarship Awards

Monday, 16 August 2021 - 12:04pm

Mister Speaker, the Social Security Board had an Award Ceremony to congratulate the recipients of the 2021 Nursing Scholarships - Ms. Shenice McKelly and Ms. Stephanie Payne, both of whom will be attending the University of the Virgin Islands in St. Thomas, USVI.