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June 5th, 2019
'I will not allow the Speaker to silence me' – Opposition Leader

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Leader of the Opposition, Honourable Marlon A. Penn (R8) has come forward with loud criticisms regarding his treatment in the Virgin Islands (VI) House of Assembly (Hon) by House Speaker Hon Julian Willock.

April 4th, 2019
VIP 2019 budget has NPD plans – Hon Penn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Opposition Leader and Deputy Chairman of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Hon Marlon A. Penn (R8) says the Virgin Islands Party’s (VIP) $426M Budget presented by Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) on April 2, 2019, at the Virgin Islands (VI) House of Assembly (HoA) has some of the same plans his party had in their budget.

March 25th, 2019
VI delegation for ‘Outsource Caribbean Conference’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A delegation from the Virgin Islands’ (VI) government will in May, join with regional and international specialists to explore ways and means to diversify the Territory’s economy, at the Outsource to the Caribbean Conference (OCC) 2019, in Curaçao.

March 19th, 2019
80 received certificates at Naturalisation Ceremony

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Eighty (80) persons received their certificates of naturalisation and can now be registered as British Overseas Territories Citizens (BOTC).

February 15th, 2019
Political Parties reminded of Code of Conduct

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Deputy Governor Mr David D. Archer Jr. is reminding political candidates and their supporters of the Code of Conduct for Political Parties and Candidates governing general elections.

December 20th, 2018
VI’s Siobhan Flax elected to Exec Committee of YDL Association

LONDON, United Kingdom - Siobhan Flax of the Virgin Islands London Office was elected to the 2018/2019 Executive Committee of Young Diplomats in London (YDL).

August 9th, 2018
Central Administration Complex to be rehabilitated

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Government of the Virgin Islands (VI) is inviting tenders for the rehabilitation of the Central Administration Complex.

August 4th, 2018
Gov’t extends Customs Duty exemption period

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Government of the Virgin Islands (VI) has announced that the Customs Duty exemption period has been extended until August 31, 2018 and September 30, 2018, for two categories of importers.

April 27th, 2017
GIS under stress; Challenges overwhelming- 2014 Report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Many wonder why we never know what is going on with the ruling National Democratic Party Administration, as government in the sunshine is a thing of the past.

October 26th, 2015
Stalled GIS vehicle backs up traffic

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Traffic along James Walter Francis Dual Carriageway was affected for some time today October 26, 2015 after a vehicle belonging to the Government Information Services (GIS) became immobile.


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