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August 21st, 2018
7.0 quake rocks Windward Islands

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A magnitude 7.0 earthquake was recorded on August 21, 2018, at 5:37 PM, by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre.

August 21st, 2018
Another mystery Billboard? Who is responsible for the latest message?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Our news desk has been bombarded with telephone calls inquiring, into the placement of the latest public message at the Road Town, round-about.

August 21st, 2018
SHAME! SHAME! Bandits steal plants from 6th District youth project

PURCELL ESTATE, Tortola, VI - The Six District, under the Leadership of Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6), had started a 'Youth Summer Beatification Project' for children between the ages of 12 and 17.

August 21st, 2018
Jost van Dyke: The ‘step-sister’ island the NDP forgot

WHITE BAY, Jost van Dyke, VI - Opposition Leader Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) will today, August 21, 2018, kick-off a series of territory-wide consultations on Jost van Dyke, aimed at soliciting and engaging the public as it regards an external threat.

August 21st, 2018
CCT brings ‘back to school’ supplies to Rainbow Children’s Home

ROAD TOWN, Tortola VI - CCT (BVI) yesterday, Monday, August 20, 2018, kicked off a two-week schedule of distribution throughout the Territory with the first handout of school supplies being presented, to the children of Rainbow Children’s Home.

August 20th, 2018
The Irma Diaries Interview

Thomas C. Famous

During my brief trip to Tortola in March, I had the opportunity to meet Ms Angela Burnett-Penn, author of the Irma Diaries, which chronicled numerous survivor stories during Hurricane Irma.

August 20th, 2018
Tortola’s own ‘King Jerome’ releases ‘heartbreak hit’

PURCELL ESTATE, Tortola, VI - From betrayal to beats and misery to music, Virgin Islander, Jerome E. Morton, continues transforming his heartbreak and pain into musical memories.

August 19th, 2018
No potable Water in Sea Cows Bay for months! Deliberate?

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - Even before Hurricanes Irma and Maria destroyed many pipes, reservoirs and pump stations, residents of Sea Cows Bay, along with many other areas on Tortola have suffered serious water shortages.

August 18th, 2018
Measuring Virgin Islands indebtedness -Part III

Dickson C. Igwe

Accurate statistics, and sound economic metrics, are critical to engineering economic recovery. Accurate knowledge and the appropriate measure of a country’s economy offer policy makers information that drives good governance and social prosperity.

August 17th, 2018
Hon Fahie kicks off consultations for UK/VI review on Jost van Dyke

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Opposition Leader, Andrew A. Fahie (R1), kick-starts his Territory-wide consultations, on the sister Island of Jost van Dyke, on Tuesday August 21, 2018, as he engages residents in order to prepare formal submissions to the United Kingdom’s review of its future relationship with its Overseas Territories (OTs).



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