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February 13th, 2018
Julian Willock explains National Lottery System as revenue stream

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Former Permanent Secretary, businessman and political aspirant Mr Julian Willock has expanded on one of four revenue initiatives he first brought to the public’s attention last month.

February 10th, 2018
'BVIslander must be at the forefront of revenue initiatives' - Winston E. Nibbs

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Arguing that the Recovery and Development Plan put forward by the government lacks "bold, new initiatives" to generate revenues to repay the loans, former Permanent Secretary, Mr Julian Willock proposed four revenue driven ideas that can assist with the repayment of these loans.

January 29th, 2018
UK Lords voted against public register; Small victory for VI’s offshore sector

PARLIAMENT SQUARE, London, UK- The United Kingdom (UK) upper chambers, the House of Lords, voted down a proposal on January 24, 2018 for the Virgin Islands (VI) and other Overseas Territories (OTs) to implement a public register that would reveal the names of beneficial owners of financial offshore companies registered in the Territory.

January 16th, 2018
Willock proposes Citizen by Investment; Lottery as possible revenue streams

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A young businessman and former senior civil servant has criticised the post hurricanes recovery plan recently released by the National Democratic Party (NDP) for lacking what he terms a critical component- bold new revenue initiatives- but has also come forward with bold solutions to fill that void.

December 13th, 2017
‘National Pride & VI Strong’ a tale of 2 cities if people suffering- Julian Willock

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “If any of our people are hungry, homeless, jobless and cannot support their families, or pay their bills, then the hard truth is, National Pride and VI Strong become A Tale of Two Cities,” stated political aspirant Mr Julian Willock in a holiday message to the people of the Virgin Islands.

December 4th, 2017
Willock’s ideas of town council, sectoral minimum wage embraced

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- The idea of a town council for Virgin Gorda and other sister islands, as put forward by former Permanent Secretary, businessman and political aspirant Mr Julian Willock, has been embraced by residents of Virgin Gorda, with one even making his agreement known publicly, on social media.

December 3rd, 2017
‘Whites have been on the side of fighting for justice’- Julian Willock

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Political aspirant and former Permanent Secretary Mr Julian Willock believes that now more than ever the [British] Virgin Islands has to embrace everyone, regardless of race, economic status or nationality, to build the territory successfully.

November 30th, 2017
Willock calls for sectoral minimum wage; town council for sister islands

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Proving that he is not just about criticising, former Permanent Secretary, businessman and political aspirant Julian Willock continues to offer solutions for improvement to the state of affairs of the Virgin Islands.

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 16th, 2017
As of November 16, 2017 curfew stays the same for next 14 days

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The National Democratic Party Government through its Cabinet agreed on Wednesday November 15, 2017 to keep the three-month old curfew in place for another 14 days.



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