News relating to Statutory Bodies such HLSCC, NHI, Tourist Board, Financial Services, Social Security, Health Service, etc.

Chronic Care Programme Piloted To Manage Diseases

Tuesday, 31 July 2018 - 12:55pm

A new chronic care programme will be piloted by the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) next month to improve the management of chronic diseases in the Territory.

Four BVI Youth Receive IMG Academy Scholarships

Friday, 27 July 2018 - 5:08pm

Young, aspiring British Virgin Islands athletes Stephan Deleon (basketball), Nashawnta Smith (baseball), Adaejah Hodge (track & field) and Angel George (tennis), are bound for Bradenton, Florida next month. The quartet, are the recipients of scholarships to attend the prestigious IMG Sports Academy in Florida from August 12 to 18, for a one-week Youth Core Sports Camp in their respective athletic disciplines. The scholarships are one of the benefits from the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board’s partnership with the Miami Open as the Caribbean Destination sponsor of the popular tennis tournament this year. 

Public Invited To A Lecture On Hearing

Tuesday, 10 July 2018 - 12:49pm

Private and public health practitioners and the community are invited to a lecture entitled “Oh be careful little ears… Can you hear?”

Elise Donovan Becomes Interim Director Of BVI London Office

Monday, 9 July 2018 - 1:43pm

The Government has announced today that Ms. Elise Donovan will become the interim Director of the BVI London Office (BVILO) from next month, following the departure of Mr. Benito Wheatley who has now completed his tenure as Director of the BVI London Office  

Parents And Guardians Urged To Review Immunisation Records

Thursday, 5 July 2018 - 6:32pm

Parents and guardians are being urged to ensure that their children’s vaccination record is up to date.

BVI Asia Trade Mission 2018 Completes Successful and Productive Roadshow

Tuesday, 19 June 2018 - 10:27am

The 2018 BVI Asia Trade Mission to five Asian cities completed its successful and productive two-week roadshow on Friday 15th June, with BVI hosting a trade conference in Shanghai with the theme “BVI: Asia’s International Partner in the Digital Era” held at the Ritz-Carlton Pudong.

BVI Delegation Returns From Successful Caribbean Week New York Event

Monday, 18 June 2018 - 11:36am

DesRoad Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands, June 18, 2018…Describing this as one of the most productive Caribbean Week events that she has ever attended, British Virgin Islands Director of Tourism Mrs. Sharon Flax Brutus, said that the Territory benefitted from fruitful discussion on tourism issues with their regional counterparts, connected with supporters of the BVI from the travel trade and was able to provide updates to the media on the state of tourism in the Territory.  The Director was part of a local delegation led by Junior Minister of Tourism, Hon. Archibald Christian, which attended the annual Caribbean Week New York event from June 3-9, 2018.   Deputy Director of Tourism Mr. Rhodni Skelton, was also part of the delegation.  They were joined by members of the BVI Tourist Board’s North American staff in attending the various activities for Caribbean Week New York.

Premier Smith: BVI Asia Mission Very Productive

Thursday, 14 June 2018 - 11:10am

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE continues to host mini conferences in Asia to promote the BVI’s traditional and new business and financial services offerings.

Premier Promotes BVI’s Interests In Asia; Deputy Premier To Stand In for High Level Meetings In London

Monday, 11 June 2018 - 9:03am

The Premier will attend meetings in Beijing this week to promote the interests of the British Virgin Islands and has asked the Deputy Premier to stand in for high level political meetings in the UK.

BVI Asia Trade Mission Kicks Off In Hong Kong With A Series Of High Level Meetings And The First Of Five BVI Asia Conferences

Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 9:46pm

The BVI Asia Trade Mission 2018 began its two-week tour of Asian cities on the evening of Sunday, June 3, when Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, Premier and Minister for Finance of the British Virgin Islands, along with members of the delegation met with a significant potential investor in the tourism sector.

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