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Danny Becomes First Hurricane For 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 12:30pm

At 11:00 a.m., the centre of Hurricane Danny was located near latitude 12.5 degrees north, longitude 44.8 degrees west. Danny is moving toward the west near 12 miles per hour (mph). Movement is to the West North-West and is expected to continue for a couple of days.

Disaster Management Monitors Progress Of Tropical Storm Danny

Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 10:00am

The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is tracking the progress of Tropical Storm Danny and encouraging residents of the British Virgin Islands to engage in preparedness measures.

Mi Amor Jewellers Is The August Business Of The Month

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 - 5:00pm

Mi Amor Jewellers has been named August Business of the Month as the Department of Trade and Consumer Affairs continues its efforts to promote and assist small businesses in the Territory. 

BVI To Host Information And Communication Week

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 3:15pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands in collaboration with the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) will be hosting the annual Information and Communications Technologies Week (ICT) here in the Territory on September 28 to October 1.

Former Governor Mark Herdman, CBE, LVO, Passed Away

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 10:15am

Former Governor of the Virgin Islands, Mr. Mark Herdman, Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE), Lieutenant of Royal Victorian Order (LVO), passed away on August 5. The Governor, Mr. John S. Duncan, OBE, who is overseas, has been informed.

Benedicta Samuels Appointed Chief Registrar Of Lands

Friday, 14 August 2015 - 4:45pm

Ms. Benedicta Samuels has been appointed to the post of Chief Registrar of Lands at the Land Registry Department for a period of three months, effective July 8.


2015 CXC CSEC Results For BVI Released

Thursday, 13 August 2015 - 2:30pm

The Ministry of Education and Culture is congratulating the Territory’s secondary students for their success in the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination.

BVI Businesses To Benefit From Free Disaster Recovery Workshop

Wednesday, 12 August 2015 - 12:00pm

The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is partnering with the Caribbean Central American Action (CCAA) to facilitate a Disaster Recovery Workshop for members of the business community in the British Virgin Islands.

HLSCC Receives U.S. Regional Accreditation

Monday, 10 August 2015 - 4:15pm

Following a rigorous, nine-year accreditation process, the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College is now accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

Governor Away From Territory – Acting Governor Appointed

Monday, 10 August 2015 - 11:00am

His Excellency the Governor, Mr. John S. Duncan, OBE, will be away from the Territory until September 7.