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May 25th, 2022
Police Association calls for payment of 'long overdue' increments & allowances

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The non-payment of increments and allowances to officers of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) is said to be adding to the frustration and poor morale of members of the RVIPF.

December 29th, 2021
BVIPA employees to receive increments, 'one-off' ex gratia payment

PORT PURCELL, Tortola, VI- Employees of the BVI Ports Authority hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic will be given much financial relief early in the new year, 2022.

December 6th, 2021
'This is a government of action not just talk'- Premier Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- With the Opposition Leader Honourable Marlon A. Penn (R8) in particular surprisingly trying to push a narrative that the incumbent Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Government is only talk and no action, Premier and Minister of Finance Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has said the work of his Government during these challenging times is there for everyone to see; however, he still has to respond because silence can sometimes be dangerous.

November 26th, 2021
Remaining increment payments to commence @ next pay period– Premier Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Virgin Islands Premier and Minister of Finance Honorable Andrew A Fahie (R1) has announced that payments of outstanding 2017 increments to public servants will start in the next upcoming pay period.

September 23rd, 2021
VI Gov't to disburse $4M in increments this year– Cabinet

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Government of the Virgin Islands has pledged to disburse some four million dollars in increments to public servants this year.

August 27th, 2020
‘This is harsh, but you prefer a little increment & no job?’- Premier to civil servants

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “This is harsh, but I have to ask you: would you prefer a little increment and no job? Or to hold the increment and have your job and then when we get better, then you get the increments?”

January 10th, 2020
Final 2016 increments to be paid by February month end!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Deputy Governor David D. Archer Jr has promised public officers that all remaining increments for 2016 will be paid in the next 49 days.

October 20th, 2019
‘67% of eligible officers have received 2016 increment’- Premier Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- More than half of the 2,163 eligible officers have received their 2016 increment payments and all payments for 2016 should be completed by the end of November 2019, Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has stated.

February 27th, 2017
Civil Service increments not automatic; expatriate hiring up in service

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While civil servants continue to complain of being a year or two behind with government paying them their promised increments, the Director of the Government’s Human Resources Department Mrs Michelle Donovan-Stevens told the House of Assembly’s Standing Finance Committee that these payments “are not automatic.”

January 8th, 2017
Increments yet to be paid to civil servants! Broken promises

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Government employees who work daily to keep the wheels of the bureaucracy moving and help to implement the ruling Administration's policies have been shafted yet again.

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