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September 18th, 2020
BVI Ports Authority rebrands! Marks 30-year milestone

PORT PURCELL, Tortola, VI- As the British Virgin Islands Ports Authority (BVIPA) marks its 30 years of existence this year, the entity has created a brand new logo to identity with.

September 18th, 2020
$100K contract signed for repair of Jeffrey Caines Sports Arena

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- Virgin Gordians will soon have a repaired sporting facility, thanks to a $100,000 contract issued for the overhaul of the Jeffrey Caines Sports Arena.

September 17th, 2020
Skelton-Cline vows to hold Gov't accountable despite consultancy contracts

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Affirming his commitment and support for the Premier Andrew A. Fahie (R1) administration, Government Consultant and Honestly Speaking radio moderator, Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline has indicated he will, nevertheless, continue to hold the Government of the Virgin Islands accountable.

September 17th, 2020
Food operators must sign declaration $$ will be used for intended purpose- Hon Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Premier and Minister for Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) said the 10 food operators who will benefit from a grant from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will be required to sign a declaration that the funds will be used for the intended purpose.

September 16th, 2020
64% of VI layoffs were bar & restaurant workers – Hon Flax-Charles

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Although bars and restaurants were allowed to offer take-out services during the majority of the COVID-19 curfew period, some 64% of workers in the industry were laid off and significant revenue reduction was felt in that business sector, new economic statistics on the pandemic has revealed.

September 16th, 2020
Health Minister making COVID-19 update @ 10:00am

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Minister for Health and Social Development, Hon Carvin Malone (AL) will host another virtual COVID-19 announcement this morning, September 16, 2020, at 10:00am, as the Territory enters its new 5:00pm to 5:00am curfew for the next 14 days.

September 15th, 2020
Harneys writing & updating Wills free for persons 60 & over

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “Having an up-to-date Will continues to be the best option available to make sure that all your assets are given to whomever you choose when you can no longer give those directions in person.“

September 15th, 2020
Premier Fahie elected Vice Chair of United Nations ECLAC Caribbean

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) has been elected on behalf of the [British] Virgin Islands (VI) to serve as a Vice Chair of the Caribbean Development and Cooperation Committee (CDCC), a subsidiary body of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).

September 15th, 2020
1,039 businesses approved for stimulus grants; D4 gets lion's share

ROAD TOWN, Tortola VI – Some 1,039 businesses in the Virgin Islands will now receive small business grants through a COVID-19 stimulus plan aimed at boosting businesses that may have had difficulties in meeting operational expenditures as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.

September 14th, 2020
HoA to meet Sept 22, 2020

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- Legislators in the Virgin Islands return to the House of Assembly (HoA) on September 22, 2020, for the Fourteenth Sitting of the Second Session of the Fourth House of Assembly scheduled for the Save the Seed Energy Centre in Duff’s Bottom, Tortola.


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