Premier Wheatley and OT Ministers at the Joint Ministerial Council Meeting

Monday, 13 November 2023 - 12:41pm

Pictured is Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Dr. Natalio D. Wheatley with Leaders of the Overseas Territories and Overseas Minister, Stephen Doughty Shadow at the Joint Ministerial Council in London.

Statement by Premier Wheatley on Participation at the UN Fourth Committee

Wednesday, 1 November 2023 - 4:21pm

Madam Speaker, I would like to provide this Honourable House with an update on my recent visit to New York in early October where I made a statement to the Fourth Committee at the ongoing 78th Session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly.

Statement by Deputy Premier Illicit Finance Dialogue: Senior Officials’ Meeting

Thursday, 7 September 2023 - 3:40pm

Madam Speaker,

I am grateful for the opportunity to share information regarding an upcoming event that holds great significance in our collective efforts to address the challenge of global illicit financial flows. Senior Officials from the Overseas Territories (OTs) and the United Kingdom (UK) and will be meeting here in the Virgin Islands from the 12th to the 14th of September 2023 for a meeting on Illicit Finance. This meeting will be co-chaired by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and the Government of the Virgin Islands.

Statement By Premier Dr. Hon. Natalio D. Wheatley On International Affairs

Thursday, 29 June 2023 - 3:46pm

Since assuming office, my Administration has been active in advancing the interests of the Virgin Islands at both regional and international levels.

VI Among Territories With Heraldic Shield In UK Parliament

Wednesday, 10 May 2023 - 7:32pm

The Virgin Islands is among the 16 overseas territories (OTs) and the three Crown Dependencies to have had their place in UK Parliamentary democracy immortalised with a depiction of each of their heraldic shields embedded in stained glass.

eFlyer: Debate On The Future Of The Overseas Territories

Wednesday, 10 May 2023 - 1:32pm

Statement From Ministry Of Finance On The Extension Of The Incubation Period Of The BVI International Arbitration Centre

Tuesday, 11 April 2023 - 2:23pm

On 30th March 2023, the minutes of Cabinet of the Virgin Islands was published via the Department of Information and Public Relations.

Statement From The Government Of The Virgin Islands To The Latest European Union List Of Non-Cooperative Jurisdictions For Tax Purposes

Tuesday, 14 February 2023 - 11:44am

Following a meeting of the Council of the European Union on 14 February 2023, the British Virgin Islands (BVI) has been added to the EU list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions (Annex I). In a statement, the EU Council found that the BVI was not sufficiently in compliance with the OECD standard on exchange of information on request (criterion 1.2). It also noted that this is the first time the BVI has been included in the list.

Statement By Premier And Minister Dr. Hon. Natalio D. Wheatley On Un Relationship

Friday, 10 February 2023 - 5:09pm

Madam Speaker, I would like to update this Honourable House on relations between the Virgin Islands and United Nations (UN)

BVI and UNDP Strengthen Relationship during UNDP Head’s visit

Friday, 20 January 2023 - 11:24am

Limya Eltayeb, Resident Representative (RR) for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean Multi-Country Office (MCO) has wrapped up a 3-day visit to the British Virgin Islands (BVI)