Topic: House of Assembly, Law, Nature Conservation | Posted By: lstevens
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.
Topic: House of Assembly, Novel Coronavirus | Posted By: aphillip
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.
Topic: House of Assembly, Telecommunications (including Broadcast Media) | Posted By: aphillip
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.
Topic: Financial Services, House of Assembly, The Public Service | Posted By: aphillip
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.
Topic: Health and Safety, House of Assembly, Novel Coronavirus | Posted By: Jacqueline Arch...
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.
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.
Topic: House of Assembly, Youth Parliament | Posted By: lstevens
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).