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November 24th, 2018
The Boys Service Station Raffle Draws, Annette B. Halley is winner

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - The Boys Service Station held its ‘Black Friday’ raffle drawing, yesterday, evening, Friday, November 23, 2018.

November 24th, 2018
NDP Leadership Turmoil:- Stalwart challenges Hon Walwyn’s title as Chairman

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Political Stalwart and longstanding National Democratic Party (NDP) member—of 25 years—former Chief Education Officer (CEO), Mr Elroy A. Turnbull, believes it is incorrect to ascribe the label of Chairman and co-leader of the party to Honourable Myron V. Walwyn (AL).

November 24th, 2018
More than $1.2M in contracts given to ‘hand-picked’ contractors

ROAD TOWN, Tortola – The National Democratic Party (NDP) government of the Virgin Islands (VI), has, in its final days in power—before General Elections is called by April 16, 2019—seemingly adopted a policy of completely avoiding any competitive bidding process in the award of contracts.

November 24th, 2018
75 graduate VI first hospitality Pop-up School

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Seventy Five, men and women who were certified as ‘trained’ in 'Hospitality' graduated at a ceremony held in their honour last night, November 23, 2018—the first to have benefited from the international Pop up School - Saira Hospitality.

November 24th, 2018
VI moves to ban Styrofoam, single use plastics

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Recognised internationally as the ‘Sailing Capital of the World’ and one of the premier tourist destinations in the sun-lit Caribbean, the Virgin Islands (VI) government, has in recent months been pushing for a greener environment and is now making moves that will soon see the ban of Styrofoam materials and single use disposable plastics, among other non-biodegradable products.

November 24th, 2018
Jack the wealthy globalist

By Dickson C. Igwe

Globalization will prevail over populism, Donald Trump, and Brexit. Why: because globalism benefits the investor. Globalism is driven by the investor.

November 23rd, 2018
Ongoing voter registration and transfer

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The public is hereby informed that continuous Voter Registration is ongoing and all persons who are eligible and have attained the age of 18-years, are encouraged to register to vote.

November 23rd, 2018
Black Friday fever @ Riteway Foods & The Boys Service Station Raffle

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The shopping culture of the Virgin Islands (VI), has changed to celebrate what is an American tradition, the day after the United States' Thanksgiving, called ‘Black Friday’ which marks the start of the Christmas shopping season and residents were out in numbers, today Friday, November 23, 2018.

November 23rd, 2018
Richard Branson’s Necker Island back in business

NECKER ISLAND, VI - Necker Island—a paradise vacation spot owned by British Billionaire, Sir Richard C. N. Branson—has officially reopened and welcomed back its first guests, one year on since the hurricanes of 2017, completely ravaged the Virgin Islands (VI).

November 23rd, 2018
Gov’t too broke to print Immigration forms for Visitors & Residents

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The National Democratic Party (NDP) government has purportedly bankrupt the Virgin Islands (VI), to the point where the administration is now without money to pay for simply printing the updated Customs and Immigration forms.

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