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Classes Resume On April 20 For Alternative Secondary Education

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 - 1:00pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is informing students of the Alternative Secondary Education Programme that classes will resume on Monday, April 20, 2015.

Road Repairs Resume On James Walter Francis Drive

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the motoring public that road repairs resume on the James Walter Francis Drive tonight, April 13, at 7:00 p.m. to pave road gaps which have caused traffic build up during peak hours.

Road Paving In Anegada Commences Tomorrow April 14

Monday, 13 April 2015 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is notifying the residents of Anegada that road rehabilitation works are expected to commence on April 14.

Scholarship Trust Fund Board Accepting Applications

Friday, 10 April 2015 - 4:15pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is informing interested persons that funding is available through the Scholarship Trust Fund Board, which is specifically designed to assist persons in achieving higher education.

Applicants must be a resident in the Virgin Islands for a minimum of five years directly preceding the date of the application.

Postponed - HM Customs & Ports Authority Auction

Thursday, 9 April 2015 - 5:00pm

H.M. Customs Department and BVI Ports Authority would like to inform the public that the auction planned for April 17th, 2015 has been postponed until April 18th, 2015.

Entries Invited For Farmers’ Week 2016 Theme Competition

Thursday, 9 April 2015 - 3:15pm

The Department of Agriculture is inviting members of the public to enter the Farmers’ Week 2016 theme competition.  Entries should be inspired by and incorporate the following topics: sustainable development, increased agricultural production and climate change. The theme should not exceed twelve (12) words and the competition is open to all persons.

TV Programme To Feature March Business Of The Month

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 - 5:15pm

The Department of Trade and Consumer Affairs is asking the public to tune in to JTV channel 55 at 7:30 p.m. this evening to view a promotional programme which features the Business of the Month for the month of March.

 Last month’s winner was F&M Halal Outlet which is owned by Mr. Musa Muhammad who operates a poultry farm in Paraquita Bay. Tonight’s programme will highlight the different aspects of his business as well as give an inside view of a successful local entrepreneur.

Fishing Licence Applications To Be Processed At Conservation

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 5:00pm

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour is informing the public that Fishing Licence applications, both temporary and annual, will no longer be processed at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour...

Parham Town Road To Be Closed For Works

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 4:15pm

The Ministry of Communications and Works is notifying the public that the road in Parham Town in East End will be closed from tomorrow, April 1, for approximately 2 weeks.

The purpose of the road closure is to finalise the drainage rehabilitation works along the Parham Town corridor. Persons are asked to follow road signs in the area to be redirected accordingly.

The Ministry apologises for any inconvenience that may be caused during this time.

Closing Date For Festival Theme And Slogan Competition Extended

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 4:15pm

The Department of Culture and Virgin Islands Festivals and Fairs Committee are informing the public that the deadline for the submission of entries for the Festival 2015 theme and slogan competition has been extended until Friday, April 17.

Persons are reminded that the theme must focus on the historical and/or cultural heritage of the Virgin Islands and the slogan must include the words “Festival 2015.”