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July 2nd, 2019
‘BVI Restaurant Series’ connects with VIslanders in diaspora

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The BVI Tourist Board’s Restaurant Series being held across states in North America is being well received, including by Virgin Islanders residing overseas.

November 15th, 2015
Barefoot Gourmet Soiree gets two thumbs up!

DEAD MAN’S BAY, Peter Island, VI- Paying attention to every minute detail during preparation and presentation, local and international chefs made it known from their actions that every dish was prepared with love and care. Some chefs were busier than others, though, as their scrumptious cuisine just had to be tried a second and even third time.

April 24th, 2015
This Week We Feature Young Professional Trevor L. Walters

By Cathy O. O. Richards

Many are the great men and women on earth, some dead and many still alive, whom youth and others in today's society would choose as their 'hero' at a click of a finger.

January 12th, 2015
Marvin ‘MB’ Blyden Out! Kishma A. Baronville In! as Festival Chair

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Word just reaching our news room from our sources inside the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) government is that Chairman of the Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee (VIF&FC) Marvin ‘MB’ Blyden’s three year tenure as the Committee Chairman has not been renewed.

December 10th, 2014
UPDATE: Customs & Imm. did well @ Lobster Fest – Mr Rhodni A. Skelton

SETTING POINT, Anegada, VI – “We only had one boat that came up from the USVI and Customs and Immigrations did a great job of clearing them,” said Chairman of the Anegada Lobster Fest Mr Rhodni A. Skelton in giving a summary report of the events of on the island held two weekends ago to this news site.

November 26th, 2014
‘I need to hear from horses’ mouth!’ - Dr Smith in TB melee

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “That’s a matter for the Tourist Board (TB)… they are the ones who control of the officers in that particular sector. We at central government give them a grant which they manage in a way that seems appropriate to them,” said Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith under whose portfolio the BVI Tourist Board falls.

November 19th, 2014
VG Govt. officers call for meeting with Premier

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – Following this news site's recent publication of a story highlighting issues of work being taken away from the Virgin Gorda (VG) BVI Tourist Board (BVITB) office, several other persons from other government offices on the Sister Islands have complained to us regarding the same problem.

November 16th, 2014
TB staff in scuffle @ VG Taste of the BVI event

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - What was set to be an event that sees all working together to promote the Virgin Islands was marred with reports of scuffles and fighting among some of the most senior staff of the BVI Tourist Board yesterday November 15, 2014.

October 2nd, 2014
BVITB Dir. Sharon Flax mum on Food Fete $$

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “We have a figure in mind but as I said for me right now that is not the overriding factor so I will not discuss it…” said Director of the BVI Tourist Board Ms Sharon Flax as they broke news of the Territory’s first Food Fete which is set to kick off in November 2014.

September 30th, 2014
‘I resigned from VIF&FC as VG Rep!’ – Ms. Sharon Flax

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Director of the BVI Tourist Board (BVITB) Ms Sharon Flax who was crushed by the recent report of the VI Festival and Fairs Committee (VIF&FC) which was laid in the House of Assembly on September 25, 2014 denounced some of the findings.

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