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

BVI House Asia - Elise Donovan Visits Shenzhen Foreign Affairs Office

Monday, 26 March 2018 - 12:24pm

Ms. Elise Donovan, Director of BVI House Asia, has met with the new Director General of Shenzhen Foreign Affairs Office, Ms. Cai Ying; Deputy Director General, Mr. Yao Weizhi; and Director of Protocol Division, Ms. Claire Xie today in Civic Center, Shenzhen.

Social Security Board Investment in the National Bank of the Virgin Islands

Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 11:22am

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for gathering here today to witness what is indeed a historical event in the advancement of both the National Bank of the Virgin Islands and the BVI Social Security Board. 

Premier Smith Reiterates The Government’s Commitment To Financial Services

Thursday, 30 November 2017 - 4:33pm

Speaking at a roundtable event hosted at BVI House London, Premier Dr. Hon. D. Orlando Smith, OBE has welcomed the tremendous support offered by the financial services industry in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. 

Electricity Corporation Gets More Help With Restoration

Monday, 27 November 2017 - 9:58am

General Manager of the British Virgin Islands Electricity Corporation (BVIEC), Mr. Leroy Abraham has said that the restoration of electricity in the Virgin Islands is moving faster than expected.

Electrical Inspection Process For Buildings

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - 4:07pm

Residents are asked to follow the following steps for electrical inspection through the Electrical Inspection Unit (EIU).

Closure Of The Territory’s Airports Due To The Passage Of Hurricane Irma

Monday, 4 September 2017 - 4:26pm

The BVI Airports Authority announces the phased approach closure of the Territory’s airports, starting today, Monday 4th September 2017, due to the passage of Hurricane Irma.
 

BVI Financial Institutions’ Reporting Deadlines Extended

Monday, 14 August 2017 - 1:26pm

The public, especially the BVI Financial Institutions that have reporting obligations to be satisfied in the year 2017 are being notified that the authority’s email and the web-based portal the BVI Financial Account Reporting System (BVIFARS) are down, as a result of the Tropical Wave that affected the Territory last week.

Cabinet Approves Work Permit Exemptions For Business Visitors

Monday, 24 July 2017 - 5:03pm

Government is moving proactively to initiate the changes necessary to facilitate more substance-based economic activity in the Territory as part of the BVI Forward campaign.

Statement By Government Of The Virgin Islands Regarding BVI Airways

Wednesday, 19 July 2017 - 4:33pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands recognising the need to improve airlift into the Territory for our visitors and residents alike, entered into an agreement with BVI Airways to provide the company with $7 million to operate direct flights between Miami and the British Virgin Islands.

BVI House Asia Holds Capital Economics Report Launch In Asia

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 - 4:19pm

BVI House Asia held Capital Economics Report Asia Launch on June 22 in Regus Conference Centre, Hong Kong, together with BVI team in London. A live streaming presentation conducted by Mr. Mark Pragnell, Head of Commissioned Projects at Capital Economics, introduced “Five Myths Debunked – A Balanced Narrative for the BVI”

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