OECS Leaders Welcome Premier Fahie At Guadeloupe Meeting

Thursday, 14 March 2019 - 2:17pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has been welcomed with opened arms during his first official overseas engagement since taking up leadership of the Territory.

BVI Finance Welcomes EU Decision Not To Include BVI On List Of Non-Cooperative Jurisdictions

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - 4:06pm

BVI Finance today welcomed the European Union’s recognition of the BVI as a cooperative jurisdiction as it has delivered on its commitment relating to economic substance as defined by the EU.

Statement By Honourable Andrew Fahie On EU List Of Non-Cooperative Jurisdictions

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - 2:28pm

STATEMENT BY PREMIER AND MINISTER OF FINANCE
HONOURABLE ANDREW FAHIE
ON EU LIST OF NON-COOPERATIVE JURISDICTIONS

MARCH 12, 2019

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Virgin Islands,

I am pleased to report to you that the European Union has announced today that it recognises the BVI as compliant with its fair taxation principles as well as being a cooperative jurisdiction.

BVI Elected Member Of Caribbean Investment Promotion Board

Friday, 4 January 2019 - 3:55pm

The Virgin Islands has been elected to serve as a Director on the executive board for the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA).

Legislation Passed To Address EU Economic Substance Concerns

Wednesday, 2 January 2019 - 1:44pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE announced that the BVI has passed important legislation which addresses the European Union’s (EU) concerns over “economic substance” and came into force from January 1, 2019.

BVI’s Siobhan Flax Elected To Executive Of Young Diplomats In London Association

Thursday, 20 December 2018 - 8:32am

Siobhan Flax of the British Virgin Islands London Office was elected to the 2018/2019 Executive Committee of Young Diplomats in London (YDL).  

Premier To Champion Role Of BVI In Global Economy At London Meetings

Monday, 3 December 2018 - 3:12pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE will attend a number of high level meetings in London this week as he continues to promote the role of the BVI within the global economy.

USVI Governor Mapp Pays Courtesy Visit On Acting Premier

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 - 5:34pm

Governor of the U.S Virgin Islands, Mr. Kenneth E. Mapp is featured as he paid a courtesy visit on Acting Premier, Dr. the Honourable. Kedrick D. Pickering during his short visit to the Territory today, October 16.

 

Premier Smith To Lead First Trade Mission To Africa

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 - 12:10pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, will be leading a  2-week trade mission to Africa in November.

Virgin Islands Government Prepares Submission to UK Parliamentary Committee on the Future of the UK’s Overseas Territories

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 - 6:33pm

Premier, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has today announced that the Government is preparing its submission to the UK Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Select Committee Inquiry on the future of the UK’s Overseas Territories (OTs).

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