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June 16th, 2019
Man injured by boat propeller after falling overboard @ Peter Island

PETER ISLAND, VI- A man reportedly suffered severe cuts to his legs after falling off a party boat at Peter Island sometime after 5:00pm today, June 16, 2019.

June 16th, 2019
‘Care this place, you have a paradise’- Buju Banton

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- As expected, thousands of persons flocked Festival Grounds last night, June 15, 2019 to catch the live performance of Jamaican reggae sensation Mark Anthony Myrie aka ‘Buju Banton’ during his Long Walk to Freedom Concert.

June 16th, 2019
Premier Fahie asks Speaker to swear in Mark H. Vanterpool to HoA

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Noting that he is of the view the matter over the swearing in of Fourth District Representative-Elect Mr Mark H. Vanterpool, which is pending before the Court of Appeal, has been hanging over the territory for an inordinate amount of time and has become a source of discord and bitterness among persons, Premier and Minister of Finance Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has asked Speaker of the House of Assembly (HoA) Hon Julian Willock to and swear in Mr Vanterpool at the next HoA sitting.

June 16th, 2019
Carnival Sunrise makes first call to VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Government of Premier and Minister of Finance Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has placed strong emphasis on boosting cruise ship calls to the territory since coming to office in February 2019, and already there have been results to cheer about.

June 16th, 2019
Performance appraisals waived for increment payments - Premier

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - With Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) revealing that the current hold up of the long overdue public servant increment payments is due to the Deputy Governor’s Office, the Premier also noted that no performance appraisals will be done with the release of the funds.

June 16th, 2019
Father’s Day Message by Deputy Premier & Minister for Transportation, Works & Utilities Hon Kye M. Rymer

Of all the rocks upon which we build our lives, we are reminded today that family is the most important. We are called to recognise and honour how critical every father is to that foundation.

June 15th, 2019
Public Servants recognised for exceptional service

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Twelve Public Officers in the Virgin Islands (VI) were recognised for their exceptional customer service and pinned at the second Public Service Star Membership Club Pinning Ceremony on June 13, 2019.

June 15th, 2019
Parents urged not to leave children unsupervised

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Parents and guardians are advised not to leave children unattended during activities leading up to Emancipation Celebration Festival.

June 15th, 2019
Patrice Roberts delivers at Soca Wee 2019

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The fear expressed by many that Cane Garden Bay's events of last evening, June 15, 2019, would have pulled to plug on the Soca Wee Fete was allayed from early in the night.

June 15th, 2019
Gov’t plugs $30K for National Culinary Team

WEST END, Tortola, VI- Confident that that Virgin Islands National Culinary Team will be returning to the territory with gold from the 2019 edition of the Taste of the Caribbean, the Government of the Virgin Islands has plugged some $30, 000 to ensure the team is well equipped and supported.

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