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Statement By the Deputy Premier and Minister of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture - Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley

Friday, 14 May 2021 - 10:47am

Mister Speaker, I take this opportunity to update this Honourable House on my Ministry’s support of sports development and to report on some of our athletes as they continue to promote the Territory through their outstanding performances.

Statement By Honourable Kye Rymer On Water Interruption

Thursday, 13 May 2021 - 5:29pm

Mister Speaker, I’ve been made aware of an island-wide water interruption on the island of Anegada.  Mister Speaker this is due to a transformer that is no longer working.  I can assure you that the teams of the Water and Sewerage Department, they are working alongside with the BVI Electricity Corporation to rectify this matter, in the most expeditious manner possible.

Statement By Premier Fahie - Update Of Aspects Of The COVID-19 Stimulus

Thursday, 13 May 2021 - 5:10pm

You would recall that shortly after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 as a global pandemic in March 2020, we in the BVI were presented with a grim projection – based on the scientific data - that unless decisive preventative steps were taken, the Territory was looking at getting 3,700 coronavirus cases in our small population.

Cabinet Decisions - Meetings of 28th April and 5th May, 2021

Thursday, 13 May 2021 - 1:12pm

His Excellency, the Governor Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG, chaired the Meeting held on 28th April, 2021, which was held at the Financial Services Commission’s Conference Room. 

Statement: Premier Fahie Condemns Another Malicious Fake-News Attack On BVI

Monday, 10 May 2021 - 12:38pm

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

I wish to categorically condemn and debunk, as malicious and fake-news, an article that began circulating this morning on internet and social media channels under the headline, “FINANCIAL INSPECTION: Andrew Fahie risks 10 years in prison for Virgin Islanders using his new app to "get rich too fast"”, and with a sub-headline that states – and I quote: “Virgin Islander citizens are already raking in millions of dollars from home using this "wealth loophole" - but is it legitimate?”

Statement by Honourable Carvin Malone - COVID-19 Update on Travel Requirements

Friday, 7 May 2021 - 2:10pm

I extend morning Greetings to all here in the BVI, the Region and the World.

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to accelerate, and we are deeply saddened by its rising death toll as health systems and economies far and near buckle under the strain of second and third waves of infection.

Statement by Deputy Premier Dr. The Honourable Wheatley - Operations At The Elmore Stoutt High School

Friday, 7 May 2021 - 9:52am

A few weeks ago, during the Seventh Sitting of the Third Session of the Fourth House of Assembly held on April 15, I provided an update on the education sector in which I reported that Cabinet had decided to reduce the six-feet social distancing requirement of six feet to three feet to facilitate an increase in the number of students being able to access onsite instruction in schools throughout the Territory. As I indicated then, this reduction has now made it possible for all primary school students to return to onsite instruction.

Statement By The Honourable Vincent Wheatley - Making Redundancy Transparent, Fair and Reasonable

Monday, 3 May 2021 - 11:10am

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

Statement By The Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley Minister For Natural Resources, Labour & Immigration - Mangroves Replanting Efforts Throughout the Territory

Monday, 3 May 2021 - 10:43am

Mister Speaker, I thank you for the opportunity to update this Honourable House on the progress made to date on the national mangrove replanting efforts to restore their extent throughout the Territory. 

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone - Status Update On Community Centres Repairs And Upgrades

Saturday, 1 May 2021 - 10:16am

Mister Speaker, I will now provide the status update on nine community centre repairs and upgrades throughout the Territory.