Strong Relationship Between UK And BVI Encouraged

Thursday, 10 November 2016 - 11:09am

The Premier, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE highlighted the importance of strong links with the UK Parliament during his recent visit to London for the Joint Ministerial Council.

BVI And Hertfordshire Celebrate Unique Partnership

Thursday, 3 November 2016 - 5:00pm

Marking the 5th anniversary of the unique partnership between the British Virgin Islands and Hertfordshire, Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, visited Hertfordshire today. 

BVI Celebrates Hertfordshire Partnership

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 3:55pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has hailed the success of the BVI's twinning partnership with Hertfordshire County Council at his annual Premier's Reception at BVI House in London on  October 31.

Premier Concludes Successful Overseas Territories Meeting

Wednesday, 2 November 2016 - 1:00pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has concluded a successful meeting of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association (UKOTA) Political Council of which he is currently President.

BVI Companies Key To Success And Building Wealth

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 5:12pm

“BVI companies have been the key to success and building wealth.” That was the message by the Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, in his speech today at the China Offshore Summit.

BVI Asia Trade Mission 2016 Touches Down In Hangzhou

Monday, 24 October 2016 - 5:02pm

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) Asia Trade Mission 2016 touched down in Hangzhou today at the Sofitel Hangzhou Westlake Hotel, as part of its four city China tour. 

Standing at the Crossroads of Protectionism

Wednesday, 19 October 2016 - 9:09am

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen.

Before I begin my remarks I want to welcome you all here today. This is my fifth visit to Hong Kong.  Between 2004 when I first visited and now our relationship has reached a new dimension.  I would like to especially commend Russell Harrigan for bringing together the Hong Kong business community in this fashion to facilitate discussion of critical developments in the BVI of relevance to industry here.  Each time I come I am reminded of the camaraderie that exists between many of you and those of us in the BVI and of the friends we have made here over the years.  

Promoting BVI As The International Partner Of Choice

Monday, 17 October 2016 - 12:15pm

The BVI Asian Trade Mission has begun! 

Premier Smith on Enhancing BVI International Relations

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 - 3:49pm

The main objective of this mission is to maintain the BVI’s position as the leading offshore jurisdiction in the Asia Pacific region and gain support for the continued use of BVI offshore structures in Asia.

BVI Delegation Heads To Asia For Trade Mission

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 - 1:25pm

BVI Finance, in collaboration with the Premier’s Office and BVI House Asia, is hosting the 2016 BVI Asian Trade Mission in an effort to deepen and expand the British Virgin Islands’ footprint in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.