E.g., 20 Sep 2021
E.g., 20 Sep 2021

Statement by Honourable Carvin Malone on COVID-19 Vaccine Update - March 4

Thursday, 4 March 2021 - 10:37pm

I extend greetings to everyone in the Virgin Islands, the Region and the World. COVID-19 was declared a GLOBAL PANDEMIC on March 11, 2020.

Honourable Carvin Malone at 60th Meeting Of The Presiding Officers Of The Regional Conference On Women In Latin America And The Caribbean

Wednesday, 3 March 2021 - 10:24am

It is my pleasure to provide a brief report on the British Virgin Islands implementation of the Santiago Commitment.

First, I am pleased to inform you that active cases of COVID-19 in the British Virgin Islands are down to zero as of 18th February 2021. This is the result of robust entry and health protocols and their enforcement by the health authorities and local places of business on our islands. We have now entered the vaccination phase of our health response which is in the early stage of rollout.

Reopening of the Seaports (Road Town Jetty) to International Ferry Operations

Thursday, 25 February 2021 - 2:05pm

The BVI Ports Authority wishes to inform the public that the 1st March, 2021 reopening of the Road Town Jetty to incoming visitors has been deferred to 15th April, 2021 for the following reasons:

Honourable Carvin Malone: Remarks Covid-19 Vaccination and New UK Strain

Thursday, 28 January 2021 - 4:58pm

I extend Greetings here in the Virgin Islands, throughout the Region and the World.

Since the declaration of the COVID-19 virus as a Global Pandemic, with the unswerving support of Cabinet, the House of Assembly and the formation of the Health Emergency Operations Center, as Minister for Health and Social Development, with the support of dedicated professionals throughout the public service and the team at the BVI Health Services Authority, we have been managing the COVID-19 situation and response in this Territory.

Statement from Magistrate's Court Manager, Mrs. Annette Williams-Sylvester Regarding Restriction on In-Person Appearance in Magistrate's Court Following End of Four Day Quarantine

Friday, 22 January 2021 - 5:07pm

As you are aware, the world and the Territory continue to manage the effects of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic and the Government of the Virgin Islands has taken many measures to control, prevent and suppress the spread of the virus. As such, effective  December 1, 2020, the Government implemented a protocol wherein arriving passengers to the Territory on (Day 0), are required to quarantine for four days only, and following receipt of a negative COVID-19 PCR test, persons are allowed to move freely within the Territory. Persons travelling from the United Kingdom and the Dominican Republic are required to quarantine for fourteen days.

Declaración del Ministro de Salud y Desarrollo Social Sobre La Situación y Respuesta de COVID-19 - 7 de enero de 2021

Friday, 8 January 2021 - 4:14pm

Desde mi último informe de la situación sobre COVID-19 emitido desde la Asamblea el jueves 31 de diciembre, ha habido algunos acontecimientos que deben ser señalados, ya que me he comprometido a mantenerlo completamente informado.

Statement by Minister for Health and Social Development On COVID-19 Situation and Response - January 7, 2021

Friday, 8 January 2021 - 11:43am

I extend New Year’s greetings to everyone in the Virgin Islands and throughout the World.

Since my last status report on the COVID-19 situation delivered from the House of Assembly on Thursday, 31st December, there have been some developments which need to be brought to your attention as I’ve pledged to keep you fully informed.

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone - Update On The Waste Management Programme

Saturday, 2 January 2021 - 10:02am

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present an update on the Department of Waste Management’s ongoing efforts to increase recycling and waste reduction in the Territory.

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone - COVID-19 Situation And Response

Saturday, 2 January 2021 - 9:56am

Mister Speaker, let me first extend New Year Greetings to everyone in these beautiful Virgin Islands; throughout the region and via all the usual communication mediums, who have had to endure the sound of my voice giving updates on what I think is the most critical topic in this Territory’s history, over the past 10 months – that of COVID-19. 

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone - COVID-19 Vaccination And New UK Strain

Saturday, 2 January 2021 - 9:53am

Mister Speaker, yesterday on 30th December 2020 the United Kingdom’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency for supply in the United Kingdom approved AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford/Vaccitechs Covid-19 vaccine candidate AZD1222.

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