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May 24th, 2019
Turtles' role in VI Marine life highlighted

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley (R9) has said that turtles and tortoises are a fundamental part of marine life in the BVI as they play a vital role in the natural balance of its ecosystems.

May 24th, 2019
BVI Culinary Team sets ‘A Taste of the Caribbean’ fundraiser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The BVI Chamber of Commerce and Hotel Association (BVICCHA) is proud to present the National Culinary Team of the British Virgin Islands who is preparing to represent the territory at the annual Taste of the Caribbean Competition to be held in Miami, Florida from June 20 to June 25. In preparation of this regional competition, the Culinary Team is hosting (2) special dinner events dubbed, A Taste of the Caribbean with BVI Infusion.

May 22nd, 2019
Talisa Toussaint is 2019 Inter Primary Spelling Bee Champion

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- British Virgin Islands (BVI) Seventh-day Adventist Primary School student Talisa Toussaint is the 2019 Spelling Bee Champion in the primary division of the competition.

May 21st, 2019
500 plus food handlers’ certificates issued for 2019

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A total of 596 food handlers’ certificates have been issued so far 2019, as the Environmental Health Division continues to assist food businesses in achieving required food safety standards.

May 20th, 2019
Digital Transformation introduced in Records Management

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Government of the Virgin Islands is well underway in delivering its services electronically through its Digital Transformation/e-Government Project.

May 17th, 2019
US$193K contract awarded for rebuilding of A.O. Shirley Recreation Grounds perimeter wall

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- AC Construction Limited, owned by Mr. Arthur Corion, was awarded a contract of US$193,368.60 to rebuild the A.O. Shirley Recreation Grounds perimeter wall.

May 15th, 2019
Hon Vincent O. Wheatley attends 6th Council Of Ministers in Martinique

FORT DE FRANCE, Martinique- Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley (R9) is attending the 6th Council of Ministers Environmental Sustainability (COMES-6) Ministerial Meeting in Fort De France, Martinique.

May 14th, 2019
VI businesses give back to vulnerable families

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, Vi - The proceeds raised by partners during Child Abuse Prevention Month activities 2019, were handed over to the Virgin Islands’ Social Development Department.

May 12th, 2019
Mother’s Day Message: Minister for Transportation, Works & Utilities Hon Kye M. Rymer

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Below is a Mother’s Day Message from Minister for Transportation, Works and Utilities, Honourable Kye M. Rymer (R5):

May 10th, 2019
Fire officers commended for extinguishing bush fire @ Meyers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Minister for Transportation, Works and Utilities Honourable Kye M. Rymer (R5) has commended Chief Fire Officer Zebalon A. Mclean and his officers for extinguishing a bush fire that was threatening the residence of Mr and Mrs Simon Potter at Meyers Estate, Tortola.

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