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January 12th, 2017
Airport Project 10 times worse than Biwater- Radio show host

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “All I have to say, this is another Biwater,” said a caller to the Open Mic live television programme hosted by Julio S. Henry, who responded, “Listen, this is ten times worse than Biwater.”

January 12th, 2017
Dr Smith is not 'wearing the pants' – Julio S. Henry

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Local businessman and talk show host Julio S. ‘Sam’ Henry came out with a barrage of hard hitting punches to Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL), bluntly telling him that his Health Minister Ronnie W. Skelton (AL) ran the finances of the territory better than him.

October 24th, 2013
UPDATE: Taxi drivers at boiling point hence meeting with Premier

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Select members of the taxi associations across the Virgin Islands held a press briefing with members of the media this morning October 24, 2013 where it was said they are opting for a meeting with the Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith as they are now at “boiling point”.

October 17th, 2013
NHI not likely until 3rd Quarter of 2014 – Roy Barry

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Deputy Director of the Social Security Board and the person with responsibility for the National Health Insurance (NHI) System, Mr Roy Barry, gave indications that the NHI is not likely to be implemented until the third quarter of 2014.

October 3rd, 2013
Questions linger following pier deal collapse with TPP

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Questions continue to hover following the collapse of negotiations between Government and Tortola Pier Partners (TPP) Group over the proposed cruise pier development project in Road Town.

August 1st, 2013
HOA sessions like watching Jerry Springer Show – Elton Callwood

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The public remains with unanswered questions following the Motion of No Confidence brought against the National Democratic Party (NDP) government by Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Opposition Member and Third District Representative Hon. Julian Fraser, RA in the House of Assembly (HOA) on July 26, 2013, according to radio panellists on the Open Mic talk show aired on July 31, 2013.

July 18th, 2013
Jamal Smith not sure Hong Kong office is right move

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Attorney Jamal S. Smith has his reservations about the setting up of an office in Hong Kong to market financial services but said, while he is not sure whether it is the right move at this time by Government, he will not seek to bash the decision.

July 11th, 2013
UPDATE: VI Children should be entitled to all rights & benefits – Julio S. Henry

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Talk show host Julio S. Henry expressed that he believed that more can be done locally to assist citizens born and raised in the Virgin Islands, regardless of whether their parents are from the Territory or not. “I firmly believe that where a child is born is where he belongs,” Henry said.

August 19th, 2012
Open Mic Night returns with fervour

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - With an eclectic mix of performances, an air of incense, jazz, reggae, neo-soul and the comfort of a cosy, lowly lit room, a small gathering met last evening, August 18, 2012, to savour pieces of spoken word, poetry, song, drums and the sweet sounds of sax in the return of Open Mic Night at the Mellow Moods Cafe in the heart of Road Town.

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