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Finance and Business

April 17th, 2014
‘Insurance companies raping VI’ - Henry

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Commentator Julio Sam Henry is of the view that the National Health Insurance (NHI) which was recently approved in the House of Assembly could not be any worse than current insurance providers in place in the Virgin Islands (VI).

April 15th, 2014
‘Somebody collecting money for that dock’ – Daniel Harrigan

NORTH SOUND, Virgin Gorda, VI – Boat Captains and several other residents including Mr Daniel Harrigan and Mr Allington O. Creque aka DJ Gumption are calling for serious investigations into the allegedly secret business behind the ownership or alleged paid usage of a ferry dock at Gun Creek in North Sound, Virgin Gorda.

April 14th, 2014
Fmr Magistrate Charmaine R. Rosan-Bunbury awaits return to office

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Three years ago Former Magistrate Charmaine R. Rosan-Bunbury was removed from office as the Crown had taken legal action against her but a tribunal had in May 2012 found no wrongdoing on her part and had advised that she be returned to office. Up to today that order has not been carried out.

April 11th, 2014
'We want the world to know we are back' - Bobby's Elton S. Leonard

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “We want to let the world know again that we are back; and don’t take the negative that we out of business and [not] give us orders…we are back and you can place your orders…Come with cart from tomorrow and shop all you can…I need your business.” These were the words of Mr Elton S. Leonard earlier today April 11, 2014.

April 9th, 2014
Local VI Airlink marks another historic achievement

BEEF ISLAND, VI - Neville C. Brathwaite Jr., one of the several Virgin Islanders who has been using his professional expertise right at home in the VI has confirmed that VI Airlink has achieved large aeroplane operator status, by becoming certified to operate their Beech 1900C-1 that is over 5700 kg.

April 3rd, 2014
LIME to increase focus on customer base

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – General Manager of LIME BVI, Mr Sean Auguste announced that the telecommunications company continues to focus its attention on service and has a number of exciting plans in place or its customers in the coming year.

April 3rd, 2014
Pirates Bight is back with a bang!

NORMAN ISLAND, VI – Almost six months to the date after suffering a devastating fire at their Norman Island base in October 2013, Pirates Bight Restaurant and Bar resumed services yesterday, April 2, 2014 hosting the second annual Caribbean Insurers Ltd Invitational during the BVI Spring Regatta.

April 2nd, 2014
LIME announces $100K giveaway

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – LIME BVI announced yesterday, April 1, 2014 that the company was giving away $100,000 next month as part of an award show that rewards residents for their involvement in various initiatives.

March 29th, 2014
BVIPA sets eyes on become Regional leader – HRM Sophia Cupid

PORT PURCELL, Tortola, VI – The BVI Port Authority (BVIPA) recently hired the services of Quality Management and Performance Consultant Dr Michaela Theophilus who conducted the first in a series of training for its staff and according to Human Resources Manager Ms Sophia Cupid it is with the single aim of the BVIPA becoming the Regional Leader in providing seaport facilities.

March 16th, 2014
UPDATE: CCT launches 4G service

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – CCT Global Communications yesterday March 15, 2014 launched its 4G mobile service promising an expanded range of experiences customers can expect and signaling that the best is yet to come with 4G LTE to be launched in due course.

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