CONSTITUTIONAL REVIEW COMMISSION ADVOCATES FOR FREEDOM OF INFORMATION LEGISLATION

In a bid to enhance transparency and accountability within the British Virgin Islands, the Constitutional Review Commission has put forward crucial recommendations, urging the implementation of freedom of information provisions through dedicated legislation. The Commission in its recently published report noted that the issue relating to the absence of freedom of information legislation was underscored … Continued

BVIEC ENHANCES DISASTER RESILIENCE WITH BUSINESS CONTINUITY SUPPORT PROJECT

The British Virgin Islands Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) is fortifying its operational resilience with the implementation of the Business Continuity Support Project, aimed at ensuring uninterrupted service during extreme recurrent disasters in the territory. Kelvin Eubanks, Information Technology Manager at BVIEC, highlighted the significance of the initiative in a recent interview with 284 Media. The project … Continued

ISLANDERS SECURE FOURTH CONSECUTIVE WIN WITH DOMINANT 5-0 VICTORY – ACTION CONTINUE THIS WEEKEND

The Islanders Football Club extended their winning streak to four games, overwhelming Old Madrid FC last Sunday with a commanding 5-0 triumph at the Greenland Football Field.   The Islanders dominated with goals from Sheldon Harry (2nd, 45th +1), Oswort Holder (42nd), and Antonio Rodney (90th +1) with an own goal adding to the scoreline … Continued

CALLWOOD’S HAT-TRICK SECURES 3-1 VICTORY FOR BVI IN CONCACAF U20 CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER

In a stellar performance, Azarni Callwood proved to be the driving force behind the British Virgin Islands triumph against Anguilla in the CONCACAF Under 20 Championship Qualifier on Thursday. Callwood’s hat-trick led the team to a convincing 3-1 victory at the Nicaragua National Stadium. The game saw Callwood opening the scoring in the 18th minute, … Continued

GOVT TO ADDRESS ILLEGAL USE OF CROWN LAND – RVIPF TO AID IN THE REMOVAL OF ITEMS

Residents are being put on notice of the government’s intent to address the growing issue of illegal development on Crown land. The Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Climate Change in a government-commissioned media release on Wednesday, noted that the ministry in collaboration with the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force will be removing all derelict … Continued

BVI U20 TEAM CLINCHES THRILLING 4-3 VICTORY OVER BELIZE IN CONCACAF QUALIFIER

The British Virgin Islands Under 20 football team secured their first victory in the CONCACAF Under 20 Championship Qualifier, staging a thrilling comeback against Belize on Tuesday at the Estadio Nacional in Managua, Nicaragua. The match hailed as the most exhilarating of the day, saw the BVI rebounding from their earlier defeats to triumph 4-3 … Continued

FEDS AND LA RAICES DE CONSUELO SECURE 2024 DOMINICAN INDEPENDENCE TOURNAMENT TITLES

Feds of St. Croix and La Raices De Consuelo of the Dominican Republic emerged as the champions in the women’s and men’s divisions respectively at the 2024 Dominican Independence Tournament. The women’s final unfolded at the E. Walwyn Brewley Ballpark in Tortola on Sunday, February 25, where Feds secured a commanding 12-2 victory against Fenix … Continued