A LOOK AT THE CREATIVE WAVES ART EXHIBITION

Throughout the month of February, the British Virgin Islands has been abuzz with creativity as Creative Waves BVI, took center stage. Locals and visitors alike were invited to immerse themselves in the celebration of artistic expression, featuring over 73 talented artists and craftspeople from the BVI. One of the highlights of Creative Waves BVI was … Continued

THIRD DISTRICT SENIOR CITIZEN HEALTH SOCIAL TO BE HELD

In their continued efforts to build on the ongoing works and legacy of Third District Representative, Hon Julian Fraser RA, Ms. Kishma P. Forbes of Virgin Islands School and Office Supplies and Mr. Julian Willock, former Speaker of the House of Assembly will host a Third District Senior Citizen Health Social. The event is scheduled … Continued

GOV’T WELCOMES CFATF REPORT; COMMITS TO IMPLEMENTING RECOMMENDATIONS

Premier Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley and Deputy Premier and Minister for Financial Services Honourable Lorna Smith, OBE have both reacted to the publication of the Mutual Evaluation Report of the Virgin Islands by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF).  The statement issued subsequent to the report’s release shared that the government has welcomed … Continued

CABINET APPOINTS NEW BOARD FOR PROSPECT REEF MANAGEMENT COMPANY

In a recent Cabinet meeting key appointments were made to the Prospect Reef Management Company Board.  The Cabinet decided on the following appointments: Mr. Collingston George, has been appointed as Chairperson for a period of three years, effective from 1st January, 2024 until 31st December, 2026. Ms. Kerrel Wilson, has been appointed as a Director … Continued

SEWERAGE OVERFLOW IN ROAD TOWN PROMPTS CALL FOR CAUTION AND CLOSURE OF PUMP STATION

The Water and Sewerage Department has issued a public advisory regarding a sewerage overflow in Road Town, stemming from a technical malfunction at the main pump station in the heart of the city. The incident has prompted the closure of the Road Town Pump Station, and both motorists and pedestrians are urged to exercise caution … Continued

BVI FINANCE BRIDGES EDUCATION AND INDUSTRY WITH NEW INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME

In a joint venture, BVI Finance and the Ministry of Financial Services, Labour, and Trade have officially launched the “Tomorrow’s Leaders Internship Programme”.  This initiative is set to provide students in the Virgin Islands with a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the Financial Services Industry. “Our aim? To empower more Virgin Islands students … Continued