Public’s Views Invited On Recovery And Development Document

Friday, 22 December 2017 - 4:39pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting the public to review the document for Public Consultation on the Recovery and Development of the British Virgin Islands by visiting bvi.gov.vg.

Public’s Views Invited On Recovery And Development Document

Friday, 22 December 2017 - 4:28pm

The document for Public Consultation on the Recovery and Development of the British Virgin Islands is now available online on bvi.gov.vg.

Lanes Closure On Dual-Carriageway

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 1:33pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that the west bound lanes of the Walter James Francis highway between the Road Town Roundabout and Pasea Estate will be closed tomorrow, December 21, 2017 from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Office Of The Director Of Public Prosecution Continues To Serve

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 12:48pm

Director of Public Prosecutions Kim Hollis QC has said that the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) has continued to serve the Territory of the Virgin Islands since the passage of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in September 2017. 

Resumption of Night Operations at the T.B. Lettsome International Airport

Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 4:06pm

The BVI Airports Authority is pleased to announce the resumption of its night operations. The T.B. Lettsome International Airport is now open from 7am thru 9pm effective immediately.

Virgin Islands Curfew

Friday, 15 December 2017 - 12:35pm

As you are all well aware, a curfew has been in place across the Virgin Islands since the passage of Hurricane Irma in September.   Since the Curfew was first imposed between the hours of 1800 and 0600, the National Security Council and Cabinet have kept the need for a curfew and its hours under constant review, working with the advice and the guidance of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF).  This has seen a gradual reduction in its hours.

Statement on Insurance Company Review

Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 11:43am

Madame Speaker, immediately following the passage of Hurricane Irma, on September 11 I held a meeting with the Territory’s insurance providers and one with the Territory’s banks at the NEOC, which was at the hospital at that time. In that meeting, insurance companies assured the Government that they are ready to address claims and I was surprised that two companies had already started their claims process during those very uncertain days.   I also received assurances that their re-insurers were prepared to pay out claims. 

BVI Recovery

Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 11:40am

Madame Speaker, I am pleased to provide this update to this Honourable House on the progress of the Territory’s recovery from the devastations of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Health And Social Services Recovery Updates

Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 4:42pm

Madam Speaker, as the Government of the Virgin Islands continues to work tirelessly to address the needs of the people of this Territory in the aftermath of the destruction caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, I bring before this Honourable House updates on initiatives being spearheaded by the Ministry of Health and Social Development. 

The Clean-Up And Clearing Of Debris From Beaches

Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 4:39pm

Madame Speaker, I address this Honourable House to report on the progress made in the massive job of cleaning up our beaches and clearing the same of any marine debris which accumulated along our shores.  

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