E.g., 31 Jan 2015
E.g., 31 Jan 2015

World Wetland’s Day To Focus On Unity

Friday, 30 January 2015 - 4:30pm

Residents of the BVI are encouraged to organise a wetland or near shore clean-up and educate themselves on the importance of wetlands as the Territory prepares to observe World Wetlands Day on Monday February 2.

Works On Sugar Mill Road To Commence On February 2

Friday, 30 January 2015 - 4:00pm

The Public Works Department is informing the public that road and wall rehabilitative works will commence on Sugar Mill Road in Lower Estate on Monday, February 2 and are expected to be completed on Sunday, March 15. Works are scheduled from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. 

Road Works On Rogues Bay Road On Saturday, January 31

Friday, 30 January 2015 - 4:00pm

The Public Works Department is informing the public that works will be carried out on Rouges Bay road on Saturday, January 31 from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. to pave and rehabilitate the road.

Minister Walwyn To Hold Office Hours On Anegada On February 6

Friday, 30 January 2015 - 12:00pm

Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn is informing the community of Anegada that he will hold office hours on the sister island on Friday, February 6 at the Claudia Creque Educational Centre from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

To schedule an appointment, residents are asked to contact the Ministry of Education and Culture at 468-3701 ext. 2151.

Honourable Walwyn Congratulates Miss BVI

Friday, 30 January 2015 - 12:00pm

Reigning Miss BVI, Ms. Jaynene Jno-Lewis was congratulated yesterday on an outstanding performance at the Miss Universe Pageant 2015 held in Doral, Florida.

Minister of Education Honourable Myron Walwyn met with the Ms Jno Lewis and congratulated her of behalf of the Government.

Venue Change For Anegada Public Meeting On Protected Areas

Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 5:00pm

A public meeting on the proposed Protected Areas will be held in Anegada at the Agricultural grounds on Monday February 2, at 1:00 p.m.

The meeting will be held immediately after the ceremony and festivities of Farmers’ Week taking place on Anegada, that same day.

For more information persons can telephone the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour at 468-2147 or email at nrl@gov.vg.

Seniors To Participate In Ageing Enrichment Seminars

Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 4:45pm

The senior population of the Territory will be provided with information on healthy aging and life planning in the first of a series of seminars to be held next month. 

Social Development Offices To Close On February 9

Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 4:45pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is notifying the community that the Social Development Department offices on Tortola and Virgin Gorda will be closed on Monday February 9, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 noon to facilitate a general staff meeting. In the event of an emergency, an officer can be reached at 468-9371. Both offices will re-open at 1:00 p.m.

The Department apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Remarks by Deputy Premier And Minister For NR&L - Use Of The Ocean Health Index In The Virgin Islands

Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 2:45pm

Workshop on the use of the Ocean Health Index in the Virgin Islands

Commission Of Inquiry

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 3:30pm

Following a number of inaccurate reports in the online and broadcast media, His Excellency the Governor John S. Duncan, OBE would like to remind members of the press that he made a statement in December 2014 to BVI Platinum. In that statement, he reiterated his commitment to making an informed decision on whether to order a Commission of Inquiry early in 2015.

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