Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has said that there is an economic boost for the Virgin Islands on the horizon within the construction industry through the new emergency procurement policy.
The Government of the Virgin Islands is conducting an assessment from which relevant information would be collected to establish the degree of assistance required by the various organisations affected by COVID-19.
Topic: Finance and Fiscal Policy, Food and Food Security, Novel Coronavirus | Posted By: lstevens
Thursday, 11 June 2020 - 4:46pm
The Government is partnering with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to assist Micro, Small and Medium sized Enterprises (MSMEs) in the food services sector including restaurants, cafés and food vans.
Mr. Speaker, on 7 June, we ushered in a new beginning as we launched a charitable nonprofit organisation that is designed to support the growth and development of the Virgin Islands though philanthropic contributions.
Topic: Farmers and Fisherfolks, Finance and Fiscal Policy, Novel Coronavirus | Posted By: lstevens
Friday, 29 May 2020 - 3:33pm
Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has announced that two million dollars has been secured from the Social Security Board to assist farmers and fisher folk during his statement on Social Protection and Economic Stimulation in COVID-19 on Thursday, May 28.
Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, will make a live address to the Territory on the second phase of the Virgin Islands Economic Response Plan to COVID-19, today Thursday, May 28 at 8:00 p.m.