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November 23rd, 2017
HoA met today Nov 23, 2017; to continue Friday Nov 24!

WICKHAM'S CAY II, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands (VI) House of Assembly, which is the lawmaking body of the Territory, met today November 23, 2017 quietly, as it continued in a Committee of the whole House.

November 23rd, 2017
‘Lack of political will preventing Consumer Protection Bill’ - John I. Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “It is not rocket science here, no, it has been done all over the world. I don’t know why sometimes we think the BVI is so special that we can’t get anything done,” stated influential religious figure Bishop John I. Cline, who has lamented the delay in the bringing of a Consumer Protection Legislation to the House of Assembly (HoA) of the Virgin Islands.

November 23rd, 2017
UPDATE: 3 shot, 2 dead in assassination style murder

WEST END, Tortola, VI- It was just before 10:00 PM last night Wednesday November 22, 2017 when three persons were heading back to Road Town from West End on Tortola in a white Suzuki Jeep when the three persons, an adult male and a female, along with an 11 year old girl, came under fire.

November 23rd, 2017
National Parks reopen in USVI following hurricanes

VI CONSORTIUM

FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- The Christiansted National Historic Site and Buck Island Reef National Monument on the island of St Croix, and Trunk Bay Beach at Virgin Islands National Park on the island of St John, US Virgin Islands (USVI) have reopened following lengthy closures because of damage wrought on the parks by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the US Department of Interior (DOI) announced Tuesday, November 21, 2017.

November 23rd, 2017
'Nothing is being held up'- DDM Director amid criticisms over aid distribution

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - "Nothing is being held up. Everything will move out of this container. When the supplies came on the ground, the distribution was done widely, no one was isolated. Everyone had an opportunity to access the relief."

November 23rd, 2017
Kleon ‘Bigkle’ Penn has Career Night for Correcaminos in LNBP

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Playing in Mexico’s Liga Nacional de Baloncesto Profesional for a team called Correcaminos, Virgin Islander Kleon ‘Bigkle’ Penn recorded a career high 21 points in a 66-80 defeat to his previous team Fuerza Regia.

November 22nd, 2017
'Irrefutable & shameful; Telecom industry in VI screwed up'- Hon Fraser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- On the heels of a 2017 report that listed the Virgin Islands as having one of the most expensive and “underperforming” internet services worldwide, Opposition Member Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) said the report cannot be refuted and is shameful.

November 22nd, 2017
One Mart donates over $30,000 worth of relief items to DDM

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Sharlene S. Dabreo, Director of the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) was presented with over $30,000 worth of food supplies from Vice President of One Mart Superstore, Mrs Judith Vanterpool today, November 22, 2017 at the Festival Grounds in Road Town.

November 22nd, 2017
Digicel customers in love with new interactive setup

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - As Digicel restores and rebuilds its network after sustaining damages to cell sites by Hurricane Irma on September 6, 2017, it is fully back on track with a new customer centric experience.

November 22nd, 2017
Police officer Jermaine Brewley charged for looting-related offence

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police have officially charged a serving police officer with a looting-related offence.
Police Constable Jermaine Brewley, a VIslander, appeared today, November 22, 2017 before the Magistrate’s Court held at Road Town Police Station, charged with handling stolen goods.

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