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WHISTLEBLOWERS WILL BE HEARD IN BVI

People who inform the authorities in the British Virgin Islands confidentially about corruption are to be protected under a new whistleblower law now making its way through the House Of Assembly.

08 Apr, 2021

ANGUILLA SLOWS GST ROLL-OUT

A new General Service Tax(GST) for Anguilla has been deferred until next year. The new tax, a complete overall of the territory’s commercial tax regime, was due to be implemented this year after it was postponed from 2019.

08 Apr, 2021

STIFF PENALTIES FOR CURFEW-BREAKERS IN TURKS AND CAICOS

The government of the Turks and Caicos Islands is threatening tough action against persons and businesses that don’t comply with the COVID-19 protocols.

08 Apr, 2021

NEW COVID SPIKE IN BERMUDA

Bermuda is grappling with another spike in COVID-9 cases mainly linked to travellers.

08 Apr, 2021

GIBRALTAR RECOGNISED FOR VACCINATION ROLL-OUT

Gibraltar has been formally recognised by the British government for its COVID-19 vaccination roll-out making it one of the first countries in the world to have reached its vaccination target.

08 Apr, 2021

UK SAYS TERRITORIES ARE PART OF ITS NEW GLOBAL OUTREACH

The Overseas Territories are featured in the British government’s post-Brexit ‘Global Britain’ outlook. The government says the integrated review is a comprehensive articulation of the UK’s national security and international policy.

30 Mar, 2021

BVI GOVERNMENT URGES NATIONALS TO GET VACCINATED

The health authorities in the British Virgin Islands are urging resident to come forward to get their COVID-19 vaccine.

30 Mar, 2021

TCI ALSO STRUGGLING WITH VACCINE HESITANCY

Vaccine hesitancy is also a concern for the new government in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

30 Mar, 2021

MONTSERRAT QUESTIONS UK PARTNERSHIP

Members on both sides of the Montserrat Legislative Assembly are calling on the British government for more funding assistance and to speed-up finalising this year’s aid allocation so that the territory’s budget can be presented.

30 Mar, 2021