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E.g., 29 Jan 2022

Airport Authority To Conduct Simulation Exercises

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:15pm

The BVI Airports Authority Ltd. will be conducting its biennial emergency simulation exercises at the Auguste George Airport, Anegada and the Taddy Bay Airport on Virgin Gorda.

Cabinet Amends Covid-19 Control And Suppression Regulations

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:00pm

Travelers to the Virgin Islands who are fully vaccinated can now present a RT-PCR or Approved Antigen SARS COV-2 negative test result, taken within 48-hours before arrival to the Territory.

Major Focus Placed On Natural Resources Ministry In 2022 Budget

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 4:54pm

The Ministry of Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration is set to receive the largest share of $51.2 million or 14.3 percent of the recurrent allocations outlined in the 2022 budget.

West End Community To Benefit From Emergency Siren

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 4:49pm

Residents and visitors in West End, Tortola will be better prepared for emergencies after the installation of a new early warning siren at the West End Community Centre.

Premier Fahie Says Entrepreneurship Growing In The Virgin Islands

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 3:14pm

The Virgin Islands has experienced a noticeable increase in entrepreneurial activity during the past several months of the COVID-19 Global Pandemic, and can look forward to this trend continuing in 2022.

Climate Change A Focus For The Virgin Islands In Joint Ministerial Council Meeting

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 2:47pm

Climate change continues to be a primary focus for the Virgin Islands, a sentiment also echoed by other Overseas Territories (OTs) at the Joint Ministerial Council (JMC), according to Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie.

Major Construction Projects Addressed In 2022 Budget

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 - 4:05pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that 32.73 percent of the development budget has been allocated to the Ministry of Transportation, Works and Utilities as Government focusses on major construction projects to stimulate economic activity and create jobs during this COVID-19 period.

Government To Re-Establish Civil Aviation Department

Wednesday, 17 November 2021 - 2:13pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has said that steps have been taken for the re-establishment of the Civil Aviation Department in the Virgin Islands.

Financial Services Institute At HLSCC To Be Renamed In Honour Of Dr. Robert Mathavious

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 - 4:13pm

The Financial Services Institute at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) will be renamed the HLSCC Robert Mathavious Institute of Financial Services in honour of financial services stalwart, Dr. Robert Mathavious, OBE.

Government Of The Virgin Islands To Introduce Mangrove Bank

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 - 3:52pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent Wheatley has said that the Government of the Virgin Islands will be upscaling the mangrove nursery to a mangrove bank as it seeks to benefit from and participate in the blue carbon market.