PREMIER HOPING TO CREATE A MORE TOURISM LED ECONOMY – TRANSFERS CULTURE AND FESTIVALS & FAIRS TO HIS OFFICE

Premier Dr. The Honourable Natalio Wheatley has indicated his intention to create a more tourism-led economy in the British Virgin Islands as he announced the transfer of the Culture and Festival and Fairs portfolios to the Premier’s Office. As such, Premier Wheatley said discussions have already begun with the new Chair of the BVI Tourist … Continued

PREMIER DISAPPOINTED WITH THE CONDITION OF ROADS IN THE EAST – VOWS TO HAVE THEM REPAIRED

Premier Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley has expressed that he is disappointed with the current condition of the roadways in the East End/Long Look communities and has vowed to have them repaired. Premier Wheatley who is the Representative for the Seventh District made the promise at a recent media conference after a question was raised … Continued

PREMIER ADDRESSES ELECTION CONCERNS; ASSURES 2023 ELECTION

During a recent press engagement, Premier Dr. The Honourable Natalio Wheatley addressed concerns surrounding the impending election. When questioned on growing uncertainty in the population on whether the Territory will be proceeding with an election as planned, Wheatley said “I’m not quite sure why there’s uncertainty about whether there will be elections. Elections will be … Continued

VI CYCLIST DAREL CHRISTOPHER JR COMPLETES ROAD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN AUSTRALIA

Virgin Islands’ professional cyclist Darel Christopher Jr. has completed the 2022 UCI (Union Cyclist International) Road World Championships held in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia from September 17 to the 25. Mr. Christopher’s participation was made possible through sponsorship from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs and Sports and the private sector. Platinum Sponsor … Continued

BVHISA PHARMACY HOSTS SUCCESFUL HEALTH EXPO

It was more than just a meet and greet for the team of the BVI Health Service Authority’s (BVIHSA) Pharmacy, as the group hosted a Health Expo that served both entertainment and education. The event, which was held today 23 September in observance of World Pharmacists Day, garnered community interest with requests made for a … Continued

FAHIE’S SEAT WILL BE VACATED AFTER NEXT SITTING OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY – SAYS PREMIER

Former Premier, First District Representative Honourable Andrew Fahie has one final chance to participate in a House of Assembly debate or otherwise have his seat deemed vacant. On Tuesday September 27th, the House of Assembly will commence the Seventh Sitting of the Fourth Session. This will be the third consecutive sitting Fahie is expected to … Continued

HUOBI TO BECOME FIRST DIGITAL ASSET TRADING PLATFORM OPERATOR IN THE BVI

One of the world’s largest digital asset service providers, Huobi Group, intends to set up shop in the British Virgin Islands as the first Digital Asset Trading Platform Operator in the Territory after successfully obtaining an Investment Business Licence from the Financial Services Commission through its subsidiary Brtuomi Worldwide Limited. In a recent statement Huobi … Continued