Statement by Premier Wheatley on the Establishment of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sustainable Development

Thursday, 7 September 2023 - 5:31pm

Statement delivered by the Premier, Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley at the Third Sitting of the First Session of the Fifth House of Assembly of The Virgin Islands, 7 September 2023


Statement by Honourable Rymer - Unprecedented Growth in Cruise Passenger Arrivals Since Summer 2021

Thursday, 7 September 2023 - 4:11pm

Madam Speaker, the cruise industry in the Virgin Islands plays a vital role in the overall tourism sector, contributing to the economic growth and development of these beautiful islands. With its pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and breathtaking landscapes, the Virgin Islands has emerged as a popular destination for cruise operators and tourists alike.

Ministry Of Tourism’s Updated Contact Information

Tuesday, 5 September 2023 - 3:41pm

The public is advised that the updated contact number for the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sustainable Development is (284) 468-2161.

‘Christmas In July’ Expected to Be a Major Success

Friday, 21 July 2023 - 11:34am

Premier and Minister responsible for Tourism Honourable Dr. Natalio Wheatley said he is expecting overwhelming success from the annual Christmas in July event this weekend.

Official Inaugural WINAIR ATR 42 Flight

Monday, 17 July 2023 - 4:01pm

The Virgin Islands welcomed the official inaugural WINAIR ATR 42 flight on Saturday July 15.

22 Recommendations Submitted In Pier Park Security Audit

Sunday, 16 July 2023 - 8:26am

Minister of Communications and Works Honourable Kye Rymer has announced that the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park (CBRTPP) is already in the process of implementing significant security measures from 22 recommendations following the submission of the security audit report.

Safety Measures Prioritised Following Incident At Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park

Sunday, 2 July 2023 - 2:17pm

Minister of Communications and Works, with responsibility for Ports, Honourable Kye Rymer, held an emergency meeting today with key stakeholders in response to the recent armed robbery at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park.

BVI-UN Development Forum Deepens Cooperation

Thursday, 15 June 2023 - 3:35pm

Premier and Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sustainable Development Honourable Dr. Natalio D. Wheatley said that the VI-UN Sustainable Development Forum proved to be instrumental in ensuring that the Territory achieves its development goals.


Wednesday, 14 June 2023 - 11:59am

His Excellency Mr. Didier Trebucq, United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean.

Premier Wheatley To Host UN Delegation This Week

Tuesday, 13 June 2023 - 8:21am

Premier and Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sustainable Development Honourable Dr. Natalio D. Wheatley will be hosting United Nations Resident Coordinator, Mr. Didier Trebucq and several UN Heads of Agencies this week.