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May 17th, 2018
‘The spirit of the people is what tells our story’ – Kedrick D. Pickering

WICKHAM’S CAY II, Tortola, VI - Dr The Honourable Kedrick D. Pickering (R7), Deputy Premier and Minister for Natural Resource and Labour, during a consultation meeting with Florida Caribbean Cruise Association Operations Committee on May, 14, 2018 at the Moorings Conference Room stated that tourism involves not just one person but everybody in the territory, while emphasising that whatever needs to be done to get the cruise industry up and running, it should be done.

December 22nd, 2015
USVI signs 10-year agreement with Royal Caribbean

VI CONSORTIUM

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI — The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) has signed an agreement with the second largest cruise line in the world, Royal Caribbean, solidifying the business relationship between the two parties and bolstering the cruise industry in the territory for the next decade, a press release VIPA issued on December 22, 2015 makes known.

November 4th, 2014
‘Is new transport association a dictatorship?’ – asks Karl 'Dub' Scatliffe

ROAD TOWN, TortoIa, VI - “I don’t have anything against them; it’s good to see taxi drivers come together and register as a company. The only problem I have is that they need to understand their role as a company and I think that’s the misconception that we are having,” said Mr Karl ‘Dub’ Scatliffe, President of the BVI Taxi Association.

November 5th, 2013
Premier agrees minimum wage should be reviewed

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier Dr The Hon. D. Orlando Smith is in agreement that the minimum wage of the territory should be reviewed but has given no commitment to when this issue would be addressed by his government.

April 11th, 2012
Cruise operators fed up with promises- Hon. Vanterpool

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Minister for Communications and Works Hon. Mark Vanterpool said during his recent trips to Miami, where he met with cruise operators, he was told in no uncertain terms by certain operators that they would discontinue coming to the Territory if certain developments were not made to the cruise industry.

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