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September 11th, 2019
Supreme court seeking greater public confidence in administration of criminal justice

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) will launch its sentencing guidelines on September 17, 2019 in Antigua and Barbuda.

September 10th, 2019
Health Ministry launches Child Protection in Emergencies campaign

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Ministry of Health and Social Development is teaming up with the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) to ensure that the needs of children are prioritised during emergencies.

September 9th, 2019
Permanent Secretaries & Senior Managers discuss vision for Public Service

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Following the new assignments of permanent secretaries, senior managers within the Public Service met to share their collective vision and to recommit to advancing the mandate of government.

September 3rd, 2019
Work Permit Exemption approvals no longer indefinite

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The public is informed of the revised Work Permit Exemption policy categories and fees that apply to them respectively.

September 2nd, 2019
Rotary Clubs BVI hosting Bahamas relief telethon

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Following an emergency meeting held today to coordinate a response for disaster victims in the Bahamas, the Rotary Family of the BVI will be launching a major fundraising effort to help victims of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas. This will include a live telethon to be held on Tuesday, 10th September 2019.

September 2nd, 2019
Arliene T. Penn is Director of Communications

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Mrs Arliene T. Penn has been appointed Director of Communications in the Premier Office effective August 26, 2019.

August 28th, 2019
Message by Minister for Health & Social Development Hon Carvin Malone on World Alzheimer’s Month

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands Alzheimer’s Association is a non-profit organisation which aims to create awareness, encourage prevention of the disease and be the support system for families coping with loved ones suffering from the disease.

August 23rd, 2019
Magnitude 4.10 earthquake felt in the VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - On August 23, 2019, at 5:33 pm, the Puerto Rico Seismic Network, recorded an earthquake measuring a magnitude of 4.10 according to the Virgin Islands Department of Disaster Management (DDM).

August 23rd, 2019
VI Chef de Mission visits Japan ahead of 2020 Olympic Games

TOKYO, Japan - Tokyo 2020 is just under a year away and the Virgin Islands’ 100m CAC multi-gold medalist and IAAF World Indoor Championships bronze medalist, Mrs Tahesia Harrigan-Scott is the Chef de Mission for the 32nd edition of the Summer Olympic Games.

August 20th, 2019
RVIPF Officers give K-9 Presentation

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI– Officers of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) gave a K-9 demonstration to children attending the Vacation Bible School at the New Testament Church of God, International Worship Center on Thursday, August 15, 2019.

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