Statement by Honourable Vincent Wheatley - Immigration Update

Wednesday, 26 February 2020 - 12:14pm

Mr. Speaker, for the year 2020, as reported before, the Immigration Department is in the process of receiving a new Border Management System. 

House Of Assembly Statement By Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - Cyber Crime Act: Protection of our Radiant Daughters

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 - 3:34pm

Mister Speaker, I rise on this occasion out of a deep concern for the welfare of our youth, especially our women and young girls, whom we refer to as the Radiant Daughters of our Virgin Islands.

House Of Assembly Statement By Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - New Era of Accountability and Prosperity through Good Governance

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 - 3:22pm

Mister Speaker, I will now give a statement on the new era of accountability and prosperity through good governance.

House Of Assembly Statement By Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - Update on the Offer of UK Loan Guarantee For BVI Hurricane Recovery

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 - 3:10pm

Mister Speaker, I would like to provide Honourable Members, and by extension the public, with an update on the work being done by your Virgin Islands Government to access the offer by the UK Government of Guarantees for Loans to facilitate recovery and development work following the devastating hurricanes of 2017.

Premier Andrew A. Fahie: Moving Forward with Medical Schools

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 - 3:08pm

Mister Speaker, I will now speak on moving forward with medical school in this Territory.

House Of Assembly Statement By Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - Update on the French Listing of BVI

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 - 2:42pm

Mister Speaker, I would like to make this statement by way of an update on the French listing of BVI on its list of non-cooperative states and territories in tax matters.

Honourable Dr. Natalio Wheatly:Training Programmes at HLSCC

Friday, 21 February 2020 - 3:16pm

Mister Speaker, placing Virgin Islanders at the centre of development activities through expanding access to educational opportunities continues to be a central focus of this Government’s agenda. The H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) continues to expand its offerings through various Memoranda of Understanding. Today I am pleased to give a statement on three recent programmes in which the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) has been engaged.

Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley - Educational Updates

Friday, 21 February 2020 - 3:06pm

Minister Speaker, thank you for this opportunity to provide an update on some education matters. The main areas of focus during our professional development sessions is physical literacy for all and critical literacy.  To promote physical literacy, Sports for Life Team and the BVI Olympic Committee graciously donated physical education equipment to the schools. I express my sincere appreciation to their generous donations.  In addition to the training that took place in August and November 2019, the final training is scheduled for 4th – 15th May, 2020. We also held our annual Excellence in Teaching workshops for teachers on Tortola and Virgin Gorda also as a part of on-going professional development.

Premier Andrew A. Fahie: Thank you God

Thursday, 20 February 2020 - 1:11pm

Mister Speaker, my statement is titled. Thank you God.  Mister Speaker, I want to take this opportunity to thank God for keeping His guiding hands on this Government, the unconventional Government. In other words, we walk by faith and not by sight—this is what we mean by unconventional. God lead, we trust Him and follow!

Requests For Supplies And Equipment Granted By Honourable Member

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 - 3:53pm

Two local institutions in the Virgin Islands were gifted with gardening equipment and supplies as a result of their similar requests to an Honourable Member.

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