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October 31st, 2018
High praise for Public Servants amidst poor working conditions - Clyde Lettsome

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI: Members of the Public Service came in for high praises during a featured address by Clyde Lettsome, former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour.

September 8th, 2018
Gov Jaspert warns against complacency @ Irma Observance

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Government of the Virgin Islands’ (VI) call to prayer, reflection and remembrance of September 6, 2017, was met with a scant attendance and a clarion call to guard against complacency in the Territory’s recovery efforts.

August 6th, 2018
Gov’t attempts to divert insurance claim $$ for other spending

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Monies allocated under a Budget Head are for that purpose but information now coming from the Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL), is that the National Democratic Party (NDP) Administration, attempted to do otherwise, when a decision was taken to use the $11.3M, received in insurance claims for the Central Administration Complex (CAC), to be used for other projects.

April 19th, 2018
Gov’t settled for mere $11.4M on Admin Complex insurance

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Not even the Government of Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL) can stand up to the giant insurance companies in the Territory.

January 31st, 2018
Central Admin Complex staff recognised for commitment post hurricanes

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Despite many complaints made by government workers about the working conditions at Central Administration Complex following hurricanes Irma and Maria last year, the Facilities Management Unit staff were recognised at their first annual staff appreciation dinner for their dedication to continue providing services for the general public.

November 4th, 2017
'Why are we subjected to these type of working conditions?' - Gov't worker

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Staff at Central Administration Complex on Wickham's Cay I, on the main island of Tortola, are displeased with the working conditions that they have been subjected to following the passage of Hurricane Irma, which damaged the Complex.

April 21st, 2016
VI launches stamp collection honouring Queen Elizabeth II 

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In honour of the 90th birthday of Head of the British Monarchy Queen Elizabeth II being observed today April 21, 2016, the Government of the Virgin Islands has released a number of commemorative postage stamps.

April 8th, 2016
Admin Complex AC malfunctions again! Treasury Dept closed

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Air-Conditioning (AC) system in the Central Administration Complex on Wickham's Cay I has malfunctioned again, forcing workers to operate with fans and opened windows while technicians work to get the system back up and running.

February 26th, 2016
Malfunctioning AC system forces closure of Central Admin Complex

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- (Post Time: 11:45am) Word just reaching our newsroom from sources within Government is that the Central Administration Complex building on Wickham’s Cay I will be closed at noon today, February 26, 2016 until Monday February 29, 2016.

January 27th, 2016
Workers evacuated as fire ignites in Central Admin Building

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – All Government workers and visitors of the Central Administration Complex had to swiftly evacuate the building this morning January 27, 2016 as a small fire ignited in the vicinity of the deli located on the ground floor of the East atrium.





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