Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Marlon Penn has announced that protocols are being relaxed including legal mask mandates commencing June 15. According to Honourable Penn, protocols will be relaxed for travelers needing to register on the entry portal and the requirement for PCR testing for unvaccinated and partially vaccinated persons prior to entry. 

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Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley asserts that government reform presents an opportunity to create a better Virgin Islands. Premier Wheatley at a June 8 press conference said, “This is our opportunity as a society to transform these Virgin Islands into a model democracy where we have better institutions, better

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The ‘Framework for the Implementation of the Recommendations of the Commission of Inquiry Report and Other Reforms’ proposed by the Government of National Unity has been accepted by the Government of the United Kingdom. This announcement was made during a joint press conference with His Excellency the Governor John J. Rankin, CMG and Premier and

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Decision on the Commission of Inquiry Recommendations Good Morning As people in the BVI are already aware, the Commission of Inquiry Report which was published on 29 April identified significant failures of governance, including evidence of corruption, abuse of office, and serious impropriety in public office.  To address these failures it is clear that fundamental

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UNITED KINGDOM AGREEMENT TO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE COMMISSION OF INQUIRYRECOMMENDATIONS BY THE GOVERNMENT OF NATIONAL UNITY His Excellency the Governor Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG Fellow Virgin Islanders, Ladies and gentleman, Good morning. Today marks another important step in our efforts to reform and renew our democracy and to build a better Virgin Islands.

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PREMIER AND MINISTER OF FINANCE DR. HON. NATALIO D. WHEATLEY ON BEHALF OF THE GOVERNMENT OF NATIONAL UNITY 2nd JUNE 2022 Fellow Virgin Islanders, A pleasant good morning. I speak to you today on behalf of the Government of National Unity to share our plans to hold a series of public meetings on government reform, as

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STATEMENT BYDR. THE HONOURABLE NATALIO D. WHEATLEYPREMIER AND MINISTER OF FINANCE13TH MAY, 2022 UPDATE ON CURRENT MATTERS A pleasant good morning to the Virgin Islands community; those of you joining us live via the radio and the various social media channels. I especially wish to welcome the members of the media who are with us. Consistent

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12 May 2022 PRESS STATEMENTFROM GOVERNOR TO THE BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDSMR JOHN RANKIN CMG As I stated when I published the Commission of Inquiry report on 29 April, I believe it is a vital and hugely valuable contribution towards the achievement of better governance for the people of the BVI. There is now an urgent

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Family members and supporters gathered to witness His Excellency the Governor John Rankin, CMG, administer oaths of office to Cabinet ministers under a new Unity Government at Government House Thursday evening. Governor Rankin congratulated the new ministers of Government, calling the evening’s ceremony a solemn and important one. “I would like to join the Honourable

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Fellow Virgin Islanders, Good afternoon. I know that many of you have been anxiously waiting to hear an update about talks with UK Overseas Territories Minister The Right. Hon. Amanda Milling, MP and His Excellency the Governor Mr. John J. Rankin, CMG. On Monday 2nd May, I along with my Special Envoy Mr. Benito, held bilateral

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