Premier Smith To Lead First Trade Mission To Africa

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 12:10pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, will be leading a  2-week trade mission to Africa in November.

Virgin Islands Government Prepares Submission to UK Parliamentary Committee on the Future of the UK’s Overseas Territories

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 - 6:33pm

Premier, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has today announced that the Government is preparing its submission to the UK Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Select Committee Inquiry on the future of the UK’s Overseas Territories (OTs).

Visa Exemption Expected To Boost Economic Pillars

Tuesday, 26 June 2018 - 6:46pm

Nationals of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) have been granted access to enter and remain in the Virgin Islands for business and tourism related matters only, for a period of less than six months without the need for a visa.

Knowing On Which Side The BVI’s Bread Is Buttered

Saturday, 23 June 2018 - 8:40am

When the BVI Government decided in 2013 to open it’s office in Asia, it estimated that somewhere in the range of 40 to 60 percent of the BVI’s financial services business originated from China and rest of the Asia Pacific region.

Police And Prison Officers Recognised At Queen’s Birthday

Monday, 11 June 2018 - 5:58pm

Officers from the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force and Her Majesty’s Prison were recognised and presented with long service medals at the official celebration of the Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen.

3 BVIslanders Named In The Queen’s 2018 Birthday Honours

Monday, 11 June 2018 - 5:49pm

Retired Deputy Governor, Mrs. Rosalie Adams; Director of the Department for Disaster Management, Ms. Sharleen Da Breo and former public servant Mr. Elihu Rhymer have been awarded Honours in the Queen’s 2018 Birthday Honours List.

Former Educator H. Lynden Smith Receives MBE Award

Monday, 11 June 2018 - 5:35pm

Former educator Mrs. H. Lynden Smith is the Territory’s newest recipient of the Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) award from Her Majesty the Queen.

Premier Smith Away: Honourable Vanterpool Is Acting Premier

Monday, 11 June 2018 - 1:30pm

Minister for Communications and Works, Honourable Mark Vanterpool is acting Premier and Minister of Finance from June 10 through 17.

BVI Asia Trade Mission Kicks Off In Hong Kong With A Series Of High Level Meetings And The First Of Five BVI Asia Conferences

Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 9:46pm

The BVI Asia Trade Mission 2018 began its two-week tour of Asian cities on the evening of Sunday, June 3, when Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, Premier and Minister for Finance of the British Virgin Islands, along with members of the delegation met with a significant potential investor in the tourism sector.

Premier Smith Leads Delegation To Asia- Hon Pickering Is Acting Premier

Monday, 4 June 2018 - 11:15am

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE is leading a delegation to five cities in Asia, the BVI’s largest market from June 2 to 17.

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