Government To Introduce Legislation To Protect Environment

Monday, 13 July 2020 - 4:26pm

Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent Wheatley has stated that his ministry is working diligently to create and implement the framework necessary for key aspects of the Territory’s resources to be protected and sustainably managed.

Statement Given By Honourable Carvin Malone: COVID-19 Update

Saturday, 11 July 2020 - 9:00am

Mister Speaker, the Government of the Virgin Islands continually monitors the evolution and progression of the COVID-19 pandemic as infections spread with increasing veracity in our region of the world. We remain committed to keeping the public engaged and informed, and I am grateful for this opportunity to present yet another progress report on the Territory’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Statement By Premier At House of Assembly: Telecommunications Regulator Commission Update

Tuesday, 23 June 2020 - 5:14pm

Mr Speaker, thank you for facilitating me to deliver this brief statement.  Your 16-month-old Government and its various agencies and departments continue to work tirelessly to look after the interest of the people of the Virgin Islands.

Statement By Premier at House of Assembly: Appreciation - Dr Robert Mathavious, Lld

Tuesday, 23 June 2020 - 5:09pm

Mr Speaker, I rise to pay tribute and say thanks to one of this Territory’s most brilliant professionals, who has dedicated his lifetime to public service, and who has held some of the highest offices in this country, performing with distinction.

Statement by Honourable Kye Rymer At House of Assembly: Ministry Update

Saturday, 20 June 2020 - 11:22am

Mister Speaker, I rise to provide this Honourable House with an update on the many historic and exciting initiatives the Ministry of Transportation, Works and Utilities is currently implementing. 

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone on "Returning Nationals Released from Quarantine"

Saturday, 20 June 2020 - 12:15am

Mir. Speaker, in our commitment to keeping the public informed, I am pleased to announce that a total of twenty (20) returning nationals and residents will rejoin the Virgin Islands community this week after completing 14 days in quarantine and testing negative for the virus that causes COVID-19.

Statement By Honourable Andrew A. Fahie - ‘Black Lives Matter’ March

Friday, 19 June 2020 - 10:06pm

Mr. Speaker, at last week Thursday’s Sitting of this Honourable House - on 11 June, 2020, you would recall, I spoke of the need to eliminate racism in all forms and from all places, in particular systemic and institutional racism against people of African heritage.

Virgin Islands Youth Parliament Nominees Complete Training

Friday, 19 June 2020 - 5:38pm

Speaker of the House of Assembly Honourable Julian Willock said the Virgin Islands Youth Parliament is now poised with a cadre of promising youth following the completion of the final of three sessions to train nominees for the Virgin Islands Youth Parliament (VIYP).

Statement By Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley: Resignation Of The Chairman Of The Virgin Islands Festivals And Fairs Committee

Friday, 12 June 2020 - 9:21am

I thank you, Mr Speaker, for the opportunity to make a statement on Festival and Fairs.

Statement Given By Honourable Carvin Malone - Situation Report Of The Health Emergency Operations Centre

Thursday, 11 June 2020 - 4:29pm

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to report the decisions made at the Special meeting of Cabinet on 10th June, 2020, convened to consider the 15th Situation Report of the Health Emergency Operations Centre.

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