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October 6th, 2017
Guyanese to be evacuated from VI this week

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- According to reports in the Guyana media, Guyanese, whose homes and livelihoods were destroyed when hurricanes slammed into several Caribbean islands recently, will be brought home before the end of the week.

August 13th, 2017
Over 23 families in Huntums Ghut & Purcell devastated by floods

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Some 23 families within the areas of Purcell Estate and Huntums Ghut were badly affected by the August 7, 2017 flash floods and are in dire need of assistance.

October 26th, 2016
Social Development Dept bombarded with retirees seeking help- Hon Skelton

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While admitting that it is better late than never and not to score any political points, Minister responsible for Health and Social Development, Hon Ronnie W. Skelton has said synchronising the age of retirement with the age that retirees receive Social Security, is simply the right thing to do.

October 13th, 2016
BVIEC team helping to restore power in Bahamas

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- One week ago the islands of the Bahamas were lashed with torrential rains and winds of a category three and four hurricane, causing infrastructural damages and taking out power in many areas.

September 1st, 2016
JVD woman pleas for help for her & paralysed son

GREAT HARBOUR, Jost Van Dyke, VI- When Georgia Callwood of Jost Van Dyke received the tragic news of her 17-year-old son being paralysed from the chest down; she never anticipated she would be practically left on her own to take care of him.

September 21st, 2015
‘There is a cancer epidemic in the VI’– Gloria A. Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – President of the BVI Cancer Society Ms Gloria A. Fahie strongly believes there is a cancer epidemic in the BVI and that it is being kept ‘under a bushel’.

October 28th, 2013
VIslanders will still look to government for assistance – Resident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – One resident has argued that despite cries by certain sections of the population against government’s planned pursuit of a $15 guaranteed head tax from Disney Cruise Line (DCL) and Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) passengers, Virgin Islanders will still turn to government in times of need.

December 28th, 2012
UPDATE: 10-year-old raises funds for Lupus stricken classmate Kaidija Martin!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Young Kaidija Martin became the beneficiary today December 28, 2012 of a kind donation from a fellow classmate in order to assist her with medical expenses.

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