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January 22nd, 2014
BET producer grooms Top 7@7 finalists for March event

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Finalists of the Top 7 @ 7 were able to benefit this past weekend from the expertise of Producer/Music Manager with Black Entertainment Television (BET), Mr. Omar Grant when he visited the Territory in an advisory capacity.

January 21st, 2014
UPDATE: Senhouse found not guilty of assaulting officers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – While noting that no party appeared ‘snow white’ during the proceedings, Magistrate Dr. Velon John placed emphasis on the fact that the Crown did not bring enough evidence to prove its case of assault against Marlon Senhouse, 20, when he appeared before the court today, January 21, 2014.

January 21st, 2014
UPDATE: Festival cut gets mixed reaction from residents

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As the word spread of the five days cut of the 2014 Emancipation Festival activities, several persons had mixed reactions and shared this with Virgin Islands News Online. Most, for the greater part, felt that the decision should have been made in consultation with community leaders and key stakeholders.

January 19th, 2014
'Bald headed' Minister attempting to intimidate opposition – Hon. Fahie

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – First District Representative Hon. Andrew A. Fahie has come out swinging against government detractors of his party, and in particular, an unnamed “bald headed minister”, who he alleged has attempted to bully and intimidate himself and other Members of the Opposition.

January 19th, 2014
Talks of a Medical School in VI takes footing again!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Ministry for Health and Social Development is actively advancing measures to bring a medical school in the Virgin Islands (VI) into fruition.

January 17th, 2014
This Week We Feature Young Professional Kevon S. Lettsome

By Cathy O. O. Richards

There is no doubt that there is a new breed of young politicians in the making and where ever that group can be found, you are sure to find our Young Professional for this Week, Mr. Kevon S. Lettsome.

January 16th, 2014
Carlene Davis promises a mixture of old & new in Perf. Art Series

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Renowned international recording gospel artiste, Carlene Davis-Cowan has promised a mixture of old and new flavour when she performs this Saturday, January 18, 2014 in the 19th Performing Arts Series of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College to be held in the Eileene L. Parsons Auditorium.

January 14th, 2014
Medical Tourism will not be at the expense of locals – PS Petrona N. Davies

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Permanent Secretary in the Ministry for Health and Social Development Ms. Petrona N. Davis today has given the assurance that the touted Medical Tourism expansion programme will not be done at the expense of local patients.

January 14th, 2014
Scotiabank Signs on to ‘BVI Business Outlook’ 2014

Scotiabank has announced its sponsorship of the 2014 BVI Business Outlook Conference to be held on January 15, 2014 on Scrub Island. The event which is the island’s ‘A-rated’ business conference attracts the top economists, local and international business leaders as well as several high ranking government officials.

January 13th, 2014
VI Classic promises substance with overseas participation! [Updated Race Card Inserted]

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – The VI Classic promises much substance with a power packed card featuring numerous horses from St Thomas and St Croix and several debutants.





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