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December 20th, 2017
Night operations resume @ T.B. Lettsome International Airport

BEEF ISLAND, VI- The BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) is pleased to announce the resumption of its night operations.

December 14th, 2017
Be on lookout for counterfeit notes in circulation- Police

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Police are warning the public, the business community in particular, to be on the lookout as an influx of counterfeit currency is now in circulation.

November 29th, 2017
Emergency Shelters to formally close November 30, 2017

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Government of the Virgin Islands announced in a statement today, November 29, 2017 that all emergency shelters will be formally closed on November 30, 2017.

November 28th, 2017
UK offering VI £300m in loan guarantees, £10m in grants

LONDON, United Kingdom- Premier Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL) has welcomed the announcement by the United Kingdom (UK) for a recovery and reconstruction package for the Virgin Islands (VI) of up to £300 million in loan guarantees and £10 million in grants to support the Territory's recovery after Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

November 22nd, 2017
Police officer Jermaine Brewley charged for looting-related offence

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police have officially charged a serving police officer with a looting-related offence.
Police Constable Jermaine Brewley, a VIslander, appeared today, November 22, 2017 before the Magistrate’s Court held at Road Town Police Station, charged with handling stolen goods.

November 22nd, 2017
RVIPF will continue to receive outside support

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) will continue to receive reassurance patrols and firearm support from Cayman and Bermudian Police officers right into the new year.

November 21st, 2017
The Irma Diaries by local author launched in Bonn, Germany

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Angela Burnett, author of The Irma Diaries: Compelling Survivor Stories from The Virgin Islands has just returned from Bonn, Germany where she completed the soft launch of the book at The United Nations Climate Change Conference.

November 18th, 2017
National Emergency Operations Centre to be deactivated Nov 20

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Governor Augustus J. U. Jaspert has announced that the National Emergency Operations Centre, which was put in place following Hurricane Irma on September 6, 2017, will be deactivated on Monday November 20, 2017.

November 18th, 2017
Flow donates equipment to BFEC

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - The Bregado Flax Educational Centre Secondary Division is the recipient of an equipment donation from telecommunications provider Flow, as part of the company’s Missions Day community outreach activities. The donation of a multifunctional photo-copier and lawn-mower was made to the Principal, Hilroy George and the staff of the secondary division.

November 16th, 2017
CIBC FirstCaribbean ComTrust & staff donate $8000 & relief items to FSN

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Family Support Network (FSN) was able to offer more practical support to its registered beneficiaries after the passage of hurricanes Irma and Maria thanks to a sizeable donation of goods and cash from CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank and its Virgin Islands based staff.

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