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August 23rd, 2018
EU Directive a greater threat to VI’s Financial Services than ‘public registers’—Farara QC

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands (VI) is currently at risk of being ‘blacklisted’ by the European Union (EU) and this poses an even greater threat to the Territory’s Financial Services Industry and its economic wellbeing, than that of the United Kingdom (UK) imposed, ‘public registers’ Order.

August 22nd, 2018
Hon Turnbull appointed Minister for a day

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Second District Representative, Honourable, Melvin M. Turnbull, has been appointed Minister for Health and Social Development in the Virgin Islands (VI) government, for a day, on Thursday, August 23, 2018.

August 22nd, 2018
Public registers ‘fight’ will bring Constitutional review of UK powers over VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A legal fight between the United Kingdom (UK) and the Virgin Islands (VI), over the imposition of ‘public registers,’ will inevitably lead to a Constitutional review, with a focus on the powers of the UK to unilaterally impose legislation on the Territory.

August 22nd, 2018
VI youths get international support

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands (VI) based Youth Empowerment Programme (YEP) has been accepted as an international affiliate of the Boys and Girls Club of America (BGCA)—a world-leading youth development organisation.

August 22nd, 2018
$4.1M unaccounted for: Not included in Treasury’s record- AG Report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Report of the Auditor General (AG) for 2013 continues to unearth some information that requires correction, according to AG Ms Sonia M. Webster.

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
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 21st, 2018
‘Vision-less’ administrators stymie VI’s sports development—Greenaway

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Despite the recent successes of Virgin Islands’ (VI) ‘Golden Boy,’ Kyron A. McMaster, on the international stage, veteran sports administrator, senior journalist and VI medalist, Dean H. Greenaway also known as ‘The Sportsman,’ has lambasted the current corps of sports administrators in the Territory as ‘vision-less.’

August 20th, 2018
Hon Dame Janice Pereira DBE, to receive Honorary Degree

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Honourable Dame, Janice M. Pereira DBE, will be the third Virgin Islander to receive an honorary degree from the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus.

August 20th, 2018
Parsons nets first double hat-trick in National League

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Tim Parsons supported by his captain Phil Nelson—with a hat-trick of his own—scored no fewer than 10 goals, when their team, the Wolues Football Club (FC), romped to a 15 -0 thrashing of Sea Argo FC.

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