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Caribbean Development Bank Projects Update

Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 4:45pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is pleased that the infrastructural rehabilitation and road stabilisation programme under the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) portfolio is progressing.

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Communications and Works Mr. Anthony McMaster in an update on projects said that the Parham Town project is now 100% complete with the addition of a new drainage component. He said Pleasant Valley is also complete per contract and is undergoing other works which include re-fencing.

Premier Smith Back In Office And Full Speed Ahead!

Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 4:15pm

On his return to office Premier Smith was greeted by the staff of the Premier’s Office and the Ministry of Finance, and subsequently met with the Permanent Secretary, Mr. Brodrick Penn, along with the Financial Secretary, Mr. Neil Smith to receive a ministerial update on the work of the two offices.

BVI K-9 Unit Among Top Units In The Region

Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 1:45pm

Assistant Commissioner of Enforcement, Mr. Clinton Romney said that officers and their dogs underwent advanced scent detection methods using new K-9 training methods that covered all areas of contraband interdiction.

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.

Men To Be Empowered At “Man Cave” Conference

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 - 11:15am

The Office of Gender Affairs and the Family Health Unit of the Ministry of Health and Social Development will host the conferences on Tortola and Virgin Gorda as part of activities to observe Men’s Month.

Early Childhood Month Ends With Career Fairs

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 - 10:15am

The activities were held under the theme “All Things are Possible”, and gave students from grade one through five the opportunity to meet and interact with volunteers from a variety of professional backgrounds.

Official Swearing-In Of The Premier And Ministers Of Government

Tuesday, 9 June 2015 - 3:45pm

The 2015 General Elections in the Virgin Islands were held on June 8. The National Democratic Party (NDP) emerged victorious in the Virgin Islands 2015 General Elections held on June 8, winning 11 out of 13 seats.

National Democratic Party Wins 2015 General Elections

Tuesday, 9 June 2015 - 3:15pm

Supervisor of Elections, Ms. Juliette Penn said that the process was a lengthy one and encountered some challenges along the way but all the persons involved in the process executed their duties with integrity and in a transparent manner.   

886 Persons Voted On Advance Polling Day

Monday, 8 June 2015 - 1:45pm

 This is an increase of 232 votes from the last election where a total of 654 ballots were cast. The polls opened from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at nine stations in the Territory.  

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.

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