Start of the 2023/2024 Tourist Season

Tuesday, 31 October 2023 - 1:34pm

Madam Speaker, I stand before you today on the threshold of a new and promising era as we mark the commencement of the 2023-24 tourist season in our beloved Virgin Islands. This season holds the promise of renewed hope and prosperity, a testament to our resilience in the face of the unprecedented challenges previously brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Statement By The Premier And Minister For Tourism, Culture And Sustainable Development

Tuesday, 31 October 2023 - 1:06pm

Madam Speaker, the month of November is upon us, and Culture and Tourism Month is here again. This year will be the fourth annual Culture and Tourism Month and is being organised under the theme, “Our Virgin Islands, Our Story: Tell Your Story.”

eflyer: Press Conference on Culture and Tourism Month

Tuesday, 31 October 2023 - 10:32am

Culture And Tourism Month To Tell The Virgin Islands Story

Friday, 27 October 2023 - 3:29pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands will continue its focus on the preservation and advancement of the Territory’s culture in activities to observe Culture and Tourism month.

BVIAA Celebrates Regional Junior Ambassador Of Tourism

Thursday, 26 October 2023 - 2:59pm

The Virgin Islands made history when Ms. Naomi Onwufuju was recently crowned Regional “Junior Ambassador of Tourism” at the Caribbean Tourism Organization’s Youth Congress held in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

Applications Invited For One Board Member Of The BVI Tourist Board

Thursday, 12 October 2023 - 11:39am

The Government of the Virgin Islands is seeking one qualified person to serve as board member of the BVI Tourist Board (BVITB).

Press conference Quotes - Hon. Luce Hodge-Smith

Tuesday, 10 October 2023 - 4:42pm

Honourable Luce Hodge-Smith, Junior Minister for Tourism and Culture at the Press Conference on Friday October 6 said: "To remain relevant and competitive, the Shipping Registry must be visible at all times.

Press Conference - Friday October 6

Monday, 9 October 2023 - 4:31pm

Premier Wheatley Leads Delegation To Monaco Yacht Show

Thursday, 28 September 2023 - 1:03pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Dr. Natalio Wheatley is pictured with Junior Minister for Tourism and Culture Honourable Luce Hodge-Smith and Director of the BVI Shipping Registry Mr. John Samuel as they attend the Monaco Yacht Show. 

Cruise Passenger Arrivals Growing At Unprecedented Rate

Friday, 8 September 2023 - 1:03pm

The Minister for Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer has said that the remarkable surge in cruise passenger arrivals since the summer of 2021 signals a robust recovery in the cruise tourism sector following the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.