BVI DELEGATION LED BY MINISTER RYMER ATTENDS SEATRADE CRUISE GLOBAL 2024

Minister for Communications and Works, Honourable Kye Rymer, is currently spearheading a delegation from the British Virgin Islands at the prestigious Seatrade Cruise Global 2024 event. Held in Miami, Florida, from April 8 to April 11, Seatrade Cruise Global is renowned as the world’s foremost annual gathering for the cruise industry, attracting top executives, stakeholders, … Continued

FRANCIS LETTSOME PRIMARY REIGNS SUPREME AT INTER-PRIMARY SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS

In a thrilling display of athleticism, the Francis Lettsome Primary School once again asserted their dominance on the track and field, clinching victory at the 2024 Inter-Primary Schools Athletics Championships. The event, held at the A. O Shirley Recreation Ground in Road Town, witnessed an electrifying showcase of talent as young athletes battled it out … Continued

BVI CARIFTA TEAM RECEIVES HEROIC WELCOME HOME

The British Virgin Islands CARIFTA team received a hero’s welcome at the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport on Tuesday, greeted with cheers and applause as they returned from the regional competition held in Grenada. Despite facing fierce competition, the BVI team showcased remarkable talent throughout the competition, culminating in a bronze medal secured by 15-year-old … Continued

GOVERNMENT MAINTAINS HIGH CREDITWORTHINESS RATINGS

The Government of the Virgin Islands has received reaffirmed issuer ratings of CariAA- (Foreign and Local Currency) on the Caribbean Information and Credit Rating Services Limited (CariCRIS) regional scale, showcasing the territory’s continued commitment to sound fiscal management and economic stability. The ratings, accompanied by a stable outlook, underscore the Virgin Islands’ resilience amidst global … Continued

SISTER ISLANDS PROGRAMME SEEKS CERT VOLUNTEERS FOR DISASTER RESPONSE

The Sister Islands Programme Unit is actively recruiting Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) volunteers from Anegada, Virgin Gorda, and Jost Van Dyke, aiming to bolster disaster preparedness and response efforts across the British Virgin Islands. Mrs. Monel Nickie, Coordinator of the Sister Islands Programme, emphasized the crucial role of CERT volunteers in addressing community needs … Continued

FRANCIS LETTSOME PRIMARY LEADS INTER-PRIMARY CHAMPIONSHIPS AFTER DAY ONE

Excitement filled the air as the 2024 Inter-Primary Schools Athletics Championships kicked off at the A. O. Shirley Recreational Ground in Road Town on Wednesday, with defending champions Francis Lettsome Primary School making their mark on day one. Day one of the two-day event witnessed a display of talent and determination from young athletes representing … Continued

AC ISSUES AT THE HOSPITAL TO BE RESOLVED BY APRIL 10

The British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) has provided an update regarding the ongoing air conditioning issues at the Dr. D Orlando Smith Hospital, expressing optimism that the situation will be resolved by Wednesday, April 10. In a public announcement, the BVIHSA revealed that the replacement part required to address the air conditioning system … Continued