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Statement From The National Security Council On The Recent Incident At Her Majesty’s Prison

Monday, 31 May 2021 - 9:01pm

The National Security Council (NSC) convened a special meeting today to consider and review the events at Her Majesty’s Prison, which occurred over the weekend, 29-30 May, 2021.

Statement from His Excellency the Governor John J. Rankin, CMG - Her Majesty’s Prison

Monday, 31 May 2021 - 1:26pm

I am deeply concerned about the events at Her Majesty’s Prison on Sunday evening that sadly resulted in a loss of life.

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone On The Altercation At Her Majesty’s Prison

Sunday, 30 May 2021 - 11:21pm

A violent altercation occurred among several persons incarcerated at Her Majesty’s Prison at Balsam Ghut at around 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, 30th May which resulted in the injury of four prisoners.

Remarks By Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley - Early Childhood Awareness Week and Campaign

Wednesday, 26 May 2021 - 11:52am

May 23rd through the 29th is being observed as Early Childhood Awareness Week. The theme and sub-theme: “Educating All in Changing Times: All Hands Needed” focuses on highlighting the need for us as a community to revisit the way early childhood is approached in our Territory.

Statement by Honourable Andrew A. Fahie With Update on Current Matters

Thursday, 20 May 2021 - 5:30pm

I wish to provide a brief update to you the people of the Virgin Islands on your Government’s participation in and cooperation with the ongoing Commission of Inquiry (COI).

Statement by Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - Update on Current Matters

Thursday, 20 May 2021 - 4:22pm

Good day and God's Blessings to all the people of the Virgin Islands and beyond.

As we move forward together, to accelerate the further reopening of our tourism industry and re-energising of the Virgin Islands economy, as we continue to make major adjustments under the new phases of our strategy for balancing lives and livelihoods in this ongoing COVID-19 Global Pandemic, I am pleased as your Premier to address you the Virgin Islands people once again.

Message From Honourable Carvin Malone On The Anegada Appreciation Boat Ride

Thursday, 20 May 2021 - 3:36pm

On the advice of the Health Emergency Operating Center, the public is advised that the “Anegada Appreciation Boat Ride” scheduled for Saturday, 29th May 2021 is postponed until further notice.  

Cabinet Decisions - Meeting of 12th May, 2021

Thursday, 20 May 2021 - 1:40pm

His Excellency, the Governor Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the Meeting held on 12th May, 2021, which was held at the Financial Services Commission’s Conference Room.

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone Minister For Health And Social Development: COVID-19 Update & Travel Requirements

Friday, 14 May 2021 - 11:41am

I extend greetings to all in the BVI, the Caribbean region and the world.  Mr. Speaker, the last update on the COVID-19 Situation was issued on 5th May 2021.  As of today, 13th May 2021, 32,057 tests were conducted on individuals swabbed throughout the Territory and evaluated at the Dr. D Orlando Smith Hospital.

Statement by The Deputy Premier & Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs Fisheries and Agriculture - Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley

Friday, 14 May 2021 - 11:00am

Mister Speaker, for some years now, the Department of Culture has celebrated International Museum Day whilst placing a focus on our Territory’s museums. Mr. Speaker, if you recall, last year, the celebrations for International Museum Day were completely virtual and were highlighted through the release of a virtual exhibition in a two-part series entitled, “From Perreen Georges to Noel Lloyd: Heroes and Freedom Fighters.”