More Agreements Signed With Disaster Management Stakeholders

Thursday, 25 June 2015 - 4:45pm

The annual meeting of the National Disaster Management Council (NDMC) took on added significance this year with the signing of Memoranda of Understandings (MOUs) with the British Virgin Islands Airports Authority (BVIAA) and the Insurance Association of the British Virgin Islands (IABVI).

HNLMS Van Amstel: Brief Visit To The Territory

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 - 1:30pm

A Royal Netherlands Navy vessel, the HNLMS Van Amstel, will be berthed at the Cruise Ship Terminal for a short unofficial visit from June 25 to 28 2015.

Statement by His Excellency the Governor Mr John S Duncan, OBE on the Appointment of the Leader of the Opposition Friday 19th June 2015

Friday, 19 June 2015 - 4:00pm

In the absence of agreement on the recommendation of a Leader of the Opposition from amongst the Members of Her Majesty’s loyal Opposition who were recently elected to the House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands, I have been asked as Governor to appoint a Member to this post in accordance with section 70 (2) (b) by exercising the Governor’s powers of discretion under the Virgin Islands Constitution.

Public Officers Commended On Their Conduct In 2015 Elections

Friday, 19 June 2015 - 9:45am

His Excellency Governor John S. Duncan, OBE, expressed his gratitude to officers for adhering to the Election Guidance Notes issued by the Deputy Governor Mrs. V. Inez Archibald, CBE.

His Excellency The Governor John S. Duncan, Obe Remarks At Swearing In Ceremony For The New Virgin Islands Government

Friday, 12 June 2015 - 5:00pm

It is an honour and a privilege for me as your Governor to officiate at this formal ceremony to hear the oaths and affirmations by the new Premier and Ministers of the new government of the Virgin Islands.

Libraries Closed For Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday

Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 12:00pm

The Library Services Department is informing the public that all public libraries will be closed on Saturday, June 13 in official celebration of the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II.

Public Invited To Queen’s Birthday Parade This Saturday

Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 10:30am

The public is invited to the annual birthday celebration for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday, June 13 at 4:00 p.m. on the Festival Grounds.

Queen’s Birthday To Be Celebrated On June 13 With Grand Parade

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 - 4:00pm

The birthday of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II will be officially celebrated in the Virgin Islands on Saturday, June 13 with a grand parade and ceremony.

Uniformed bodies, youth organisations, schools and service clubs will lead the procession from the Road Town Police Station to the Festival Grounds at 3:30 p.m.  The ceremony will begin immediately following the parade.

Official Swearing-In Ceremony For The Premier And Ministers Of Government

The 2015 General Elections in the Virgin Islands were held on June 8. His Excellency

the Governor will appoint the Premier and other Ministers of Government in accordance

with Section 85 (1) (2) of the Virgin Islands Constitution Order 2007.

Supervisor Of Elections Issues Election Day Warning

Thursday, 4 June 2015 - 5:15pm

The Office of the Supervisor of Elections is reminding the public of Election Offences laid out in Elections Act, 1994 pertaining to the sale of alcohol and employees being given ample time to vote on Election Day.