NAGICO DONATES STATE-OF-THE-ART SMART BOARD TO EBENEZER THOMAS PRIMARY SCHOOL

In an effort to enhance the delivery of quality education in the Territory,NAGICO Insurances recently joined with the Rotary Club of Central Tortola(RCCT) to donate a state-of-the-art interactive Smart Board to the EbenezerThomas Primary School. Dr. The Honourable Natalio Wheatley, Ministry of Education, Culture,Agriculture, Fisheries, Youth Affairs and Sports accepted the donation onbehalf of the … Continued

WATER AND SEWERAGE INSTALLING DIGITAL METERS TERRITORY WIDE

The Water and Sewerage Department continues improvement efforts in the replacement of defective meters, with digital metres across the Territory. Director Mrs. Perline Scatliffe-Leonard said work began in July 2020 to replace faulty mechanical metres that have been in the field for 20 plus years and have surpassed their useful life. Mrs. Scatliffe-Leonard said, “Approximately … Continued

BREAKING NEWS: FULLY VACCINATED TRAVELERS EXEMPTED FROM BVI PORTAL APPLICATION FROM OCTOBER 1ST, CARRIERS IN BREACH TO FACE $10,000 FINE!

Fully vaccinated persons from overseas entering the British Virgin Islands will no longer be required to apply for entry using the BVI Gateway Portal entry system. The exemption which takes effect from October 1st comes out of executive decisions made earlier today by the Cabinet of the Virgin Islands. Speaking on the relaxed protocols via … Continued

PARENT OR GUARDIAN PICKING UP MINOR FROM BVI AIRPORT MUST QUARANTINE & DO EXIT TEST ONCE MINOR IS NOT FULLY VACCINATED

Minister of Health and Social Development, Honorable Carvin Malone recently highlighted that some parents and guardians are reluctant to quarantine when picking up an unaccompanied minor from a BVI port of entry. “During the summer months, a number of unvaccinated or at times, partially vaccinated minors have arrived in the territory. Issues have arisen when … Continued

BREAKING NEWS: ONLY FULLY VACCINATED TOURISTS CAN ENTER UNITED STATES FROM NOVEMBER! GUESTS MUST BE TESTED AS WELL

The Biden administration will require all international travelers coming into the United States to be fully vaccinated and tested for Covid-19 under a new system that will open up air travel to vaccinated foreign nationals from dozens of countries for the first time since the early days of the pandemic. Starting in early November, foreign nationals will … Continued

TROPICAL STORM ROSE FORMS. VIRGIN ISLANDS MIGHT EXPERIENCE 1-3 INCHES RAINFALL THROUGH TUESDAY FROM TS PETER

The US National Hurricane Center (NHC) has upgraded Tropical Depression Seventeen to Tropical Storm Rose, the 17th named storm of the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season.  At 5 pm EDT, the centre of Tropical Storm Rose was located over the far eastern Atlantic Ocean abut 370 miles (595 km) west of the southernmost Cabo Verde Islands.   Rose is moving … Continued

234 BVI RESIDENTS 1ST, 2ND & 3RD SHOT OF PFIZER VACCINE IN US VIRGIN ISLANDS THROUGH COLLABORATION

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone has extended appreciation to the United States Virgin Islands for collaborating on the Vaccination Bubble Initiative that resulted in the vaccination of 234 persons. Sixty-five (65) adults and one hundred and sixty-nine (169) children were vaccinated in the initiative which came to an end last Thursday. … Continued