Press Conference - Friday October 6

Monday, 9 October 2023 - 4:31pm

Premier Wheatley Leads Delegation To Monaco Yacht Show

Thursday, 28 September 2023 - 1:03pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Dr. Natalio Wheatley is pictured with Junior Minister for Tourism and Culture Honourable Luce Hodge-Smith and Director of the BVI Shipping Registry Mr. John Samuel as they attend the Monaco Yacht Show. 

Cruise Passenger Arrivals Growing At Unprecedented Rate

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 1:03pm

The Minister for Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer has said that the remarkable surge in cruise passenger arrivals since the summer of 2021 signals a robust recovery in the cruise tourism sector following the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Statement by Premier Wheatley on the Establishment of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sustainable Development

Thursday, 7 September 2023 - 5:31pm

Statement delivered by the Premier, Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley at the Third Sitting of the First Session of the Fifth House of Assembly of The Virgin Islands, 7 September 2023


Statement by Honourable Rymer - Unprecedented Growth in Cruise Passenger Arrivals Since Summer 2021

Thursday, 7 September 2023 - 4:11pm

Madam Speaker, the cruise industry in the Virgin Islands plays a vital role in the overall tourism sector, contributing to the economic growth and development of these beautiful islands. With its pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and breathtaking landscapes, the Virgin Islands has emerged as a popular destination for cruise operators and tourists alike.

Ministry Of Tourism’s Updated Contact Information

Tuesday, 5 September 2023 - 3:41pm

The public is advised that the updated contact number for the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sustainable Development is (284) 468-2161.

‘Christmas In July’ Expected to Be a Major Success

Friday, 21 July 2023 - 11:34am

Premier and Minister responsible for Tourism Honourable Dr. Natalio Wheatley said he is expecting overwhelming success from the annual Christmas in July event this weekend.

Official Inaugural WINAIR ATR 42 Flight

Monday, 17 July 2023 - 4:01pm

The Virgin Islands welcomed the official inaugural WINAIR ATR 42 flight on Saturday July 15.

22 Recommendations Submitted In Pier Park Security Audit

Sunday, 16 July 2023 - 8:26am

Minister of Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer has announced that the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park (CBRTPP) is already in the process of implementing significant security measures from 22 recommendations following the submission of the security audit report.

Safety Measures Prioritised Following Incident At Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park

Sunday, 2 July 2023 - 2:17pm

Minister of Communications and Works, with responsibility for Ports, Honourable Kye Rymer, held an emergency meeting today with key stakeholders in response to the recent armed robbery at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park.