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September 17th, 2020
'I even have homeless BVIslanders' living in building- Bettito Frett

WICKHAM'S CAY I, Tortola VI - A Wickham's Cay I property owner has defended a building labelled as overcrowded, unsafe, unsanitary and indecent by Government, following the removal of all of the building’s occupants for COVID-19 testing and quarantine.

September 16th, 2020
Health Minister making COVID-19 update @ 10:00am

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Minister for Health and Social Development, Hon Carvin Malone (AL) will host another virtual COVID-19 announcement this morning, September 16, 2020, at 10:00am, as the Territory enters its new 5:00pm to 5:00am curfew for the next 14 days.

September 13th, 2020
Gov’t gifted 3000 face masks by Lion's Club of Tortola

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- As the Government of the Virgin Islands, under the leadership of Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1), continues to steer the Virgin Islands ship through uncharted waters in this COVID-19 pandemic, it has been receiving much praise for a job well done as well as tangible support from various sectors.

September 12th, 2020
VI records 2 more COVID-19 cases & 7 recoveries

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands (VI) has recorded 2 more COVID-19 cases and 7 recoveries as of September 11, 2020, a statement from the Government Information Service (GIS) said Friday evening shortly before midnight.

September 11th, 2020
Cabinet meets today following ‘positive developments’- Hon Malone

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands is set to meet today, Friday, September 11, 2020, following the announcement that 20 additional persons have fully recovered from COVID-19 and only one new case has been discovered.

September 11th, 2020
19th Coronavirus death recorded in USVI

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- The [US] Virgin Islands Department of Health (DoH) Thursday night, September 10, 2020, confirmed the 19th coronavirus death in the US Virgin Islands (USVI), coming just days after the 18th fatality, which occurred on Monday, September 7, 2020.

September 10th, 2020
1 new COVID-19 case & 20 full recoveries- Health Minister

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Crediting compliance to the COVID-19 guidelines and curfew measures by the Virgin Islands populace, Minister for Health and Social Development, Hon Carvin Malone (AL) has announced that the Territory recorded just 1 new COVID-19 case as of September 10, 2020.

September 9th, 2020
COVID-19: 'VI did the right things in the right order'- Julio S. Henry

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI - After a May 7, 2020, doom prediction that the Virgin Islands' 'Economy will sink and the Territory will suffer' if tourism was not immediately revived, social commentator and talk show host Julio S. Henry has now commended the Government for its handling of the COVID-19 pandemic in the order that it did.

September 8th, 2020
‘We can’t keep locking down every time something comes’- Premier Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has indicated that moving forward in the Coronavirus Pandemic, the Territory will not be prioritising 24/7 lockdown as a response measure, rather, will depend on making sure businesses and organisations adhere to strict COVID-19 protocols.

September 8th, 2020
Beware of 'counterfeit hand sanitisers' on the market- Health Ministry

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Residents of the Virgin Islands are advised to be vigilant against counterfeit hand sanitisers that are being sold on the market.

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