E.g., 3 Jul 2022
E.g., 3 Jul 2022

Cabinet Decisions - Meetings of 24th November and 1st December, 2021

Thursday, 9 December 2021 - 1:31pm

His Excellency, the Governor John J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the Meeting on 24th November, 2021, which was held at the Financial Services Commission’s Resource Centre. 

Remarks by Premier Fahie - Commencement For Redevelopment of Elmore Stoutt High School

Friday, 3 December 2021 - 9:37am

Good Day and God’s Blessings to each and every one under the sound of my voice, especially to the children and teachers of the Virgin Islands. Let me begin by reiterating that the children of the Virgin Islands are the future of the Virgin Islands, and they deserve the best learning environment possible. Our teachers are the vanguards of our future and they deserve the best working environment possible.

The Cabinet Of The Virgin Islands - Post Meeting Statement

Friday, 26 November 2021 - 3:40pm

His Excellency, the Acting Governor Mr. David D. Archer, Jr., chaired the Meeting held on 17th November, 2021, in the absence of Governor John J. Rankin, CMG, who was overseas on official business. The Meeting was held at the Financial Services Commission’s Conference Room.

Statement By Premier Fahie Premier’s Update On Trip To The United Kingdom

Friday, 26 November 2021 - 2:04pm

Good day and GOD’s blessings to everyone in the Virgin Islands, and to you the members of the media. The purpose of this briefing this morning is to update you and the Virgin Islands public on the recent trip to the United Kingdom (UK) by a team from the Government, for the annual Overseas Territories (OT) Joint Ministerial Council (JMC), which was the first JMC in-person meeting since 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Statement By Premier Fahie On Passing Of Sir James Mitchell, Former Prime Minister Of Saint Vincent And The Grenadines

Tuesday, 23 November 2021 - 7:39pm

Today I was saddened to learn of the passing of The Right Honourable Sir James Fitz-Allen Mitchell, KCMG, PC, former Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, at the grand age of 90. Over the course of his long and distinguished political career, Sir James made tremendous contributions to achieving the political independence, economic stability and growth and development of his beloved country of birth.

Message By Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley on The 1949 Great March and Restoration Day

Tuesday, 23 November 2021 - 11:32am

Greetings and God’s blessings

On Monday 22nd November, for the first time in our history, the Virgin Islands will be celebrating a new and powerful holiday, “The 1949 Great March and Restoration Day.”  One of the most powerful and influential events in the history of the Virgin Islands occurred 72 years ago, on November 24th 1949.  At a time when the population of the Virgin Islands was under 7000, 1500 persons, led by Theodolf Faulkner, Isaac “Glanny Fonseca, and Carlton Decastro, marched through Road Town, demanding among other things the restoration of our legislative council. 

Cabinet Decisions: 2nd, 5th and 10th November 2021

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 12:25pm

The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands - Post Meeting Statements....

2022 Budget Address

Friday, 12 November 2021 - 12:59pm

It is important that I begin this Budget Address from the words of Abba, our Father as found in Luke 12:8, “And I tell you, everyone who acknowledges me before men, the Son of Man also will acknowledge before the angels of God.”

Cabinet Decisions - Meetings of 22nd, 27th October and 3rd November, 2021

Thursday, 11 November 2021 - 4:01pm

His Excellency, the Governor Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the Virtual Meeting held on 22nd October, 2021. 

Statement By The Honourable Wheatley: Announcement Of The Parliamentary Observatory For Climate Change And Just Transition

Wednesday, 10 November 2021 - 9:24am

Mr. Chairman, the British Virgin Islands is very pleased to be a part of this timely initiative which reflects successful inter-parliamentary cooperation among parliamentarians in Latin America and the Caribbean in the lead up to COP 26. I am highly confident the Parliamentary Observatory for Climate Change and Just Transition will prove to be an invaluable asset to parliamentarians seeking to guide their parliaments’ efforts to help accelerate the national transition from carbon intensive societies to low carbon economies.