The Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship Mounts Bay was put on standby following last week’s devastating storm, according to Premier Dr. Orlando Smith.
Virgin Islands residents are advised to protect their homes and businesses as forecasters predict more violent storms in the region over the coming months.
The August Emancipation Festival has been postponed until further notice due to the recent flooding, organisers announced Tuesday night.
KPMG’s ongoing audit into the finances of the Tortola Pier Park is supposed to be finished sometime this summer, according to Premier Dr. Orlando Smith.
Opposition Leader Andrew Fahie’s motion of no confidence in the minister of finance failed to secure another member’s support on Tuesday, leaving the effort without an official vote or debate.
Sea lovers from across the United States reunited in the Virgin Islands this week for the 20th anniversary of the Black Boaters Summit.
Voter registration cards are likely to be issued for the next general election, according Premier Dr. Orlando Smith (R-at large).
Road Town police have warned that drivers with heavily tinted windows will be prosecuted.
The Royal Fleet Auxiliary Mounts Bay remained docked in Road Town for an extra five days this week because of a “technical difficulty,” according to the ship’s captain.
After learning the fundamentals of policing in the classroom, more than two dozen police recruits are hitting the streets to put their new knowledge to the test.
A man and a woman were charged on Friday with the murders of David Springette and Shawn Richards, who were both shot and killed earlier this year on Tortola, police …
People entering the Virgin Islands for a short period to carry out business or to undergo training are no longer required to obtain a work permit.
During a House of Assembly sitting set to start Tuesday, Opposition Leader Andrew Fahie plans to move for a vote of no confidence in Premier Dr. Orlando Smith’s ability to …
A masked gunman robbed an L&R Wholesale store in Baughers Bay around noon on Tuesday, police reported.
One day after BVI Airways announced widespread layoffs and blamed government for ongoing delays, Premier Dr. Orlando Smith released a statement arguing that the territory had held up its end …
Over the next 43 days, government plans to continue implementing a raft of new tax measures designed to bill tourists and expatriates for visiting and working in the Virgin Islands.
The Virgin Islands’ tourism industry is thriving, BVI Tourist Board Director Sharon Flax-Brutus told stakeholders during a meeting on Friday at BVI Finance.
A Tortola man who was found guilty of having sex with his pre-teen daughter has had his sentence reduced from 11 to eight years in prison, but he failed in …
A body recovered Saturday morning from the ocean near the Pockwood Pond area was identified as missing boater Deshaun Bryan, police said.
In discussions with United Kingdom leaders last week, Premier Dr. Orlando Smith once again reiterated the main priorities for the Virgin Islands going forward in a post-Brexit world.
When Claude Skelton-Cline’s attorney Tana’ania Small-Davis asked High Court Justice Vicki Ann Ellis in May to bar reporters from recording the trial involving her client’s lawsuit against government, Ms. Ellis …
Premier Dr. Orlando Smith travelled to the United Kingdom this week to discuss Brexit with UK politicians and other overseas territory leaders, according to Government Information Services.
A lifelong friendship between Nickail Chambers and Corey Prince recently crashed, leaving Mr. Chambers to answer a charge of attempted murder for allegedly shooting at Mr. Prince after a fight, …
A man remained missing yesterday after a boat reportedly capsized in the Sir Francis Drake Channel on Tuesday evening, a Virgin Islands Search and Rescue member explained.
Over the territory’s radio waves and on television Monday evening, Premier Dr. Orlando Smith outlined the government’s midterm report, highlighting his administration’s successes and hopes for the future.