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April 16th, 2019
Students benefit from leadership building on Necker Island

NECKER ISLAND, VI – Students at the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) recently benefited from a leadership building initiative on Necker Island, owned by the British Billionaire, Sir Richard C. Branson.

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 16th, 2016
Boxer Mike G. Tyson in the VI for some R & R

BEEF ISLAND, VI- As it gets colder up north many American and European celebrities are finding their way down to Nature’s Little Secret.

April 9th, 2016
2 divers safe after 4 hr swim to Necker Island

NECKER ISLAND, VI – Two divers today April 9, 2016 escaped death and luckily made it to Necker Island after their boat drifted too far from them in the rough waves off the sister island of Virgin Gorda.

February 25th, 2016
KPMG facilitates Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship - Caribbean training programme in the BVI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Today, February 25, 2016 is the final day for start-up entrepreneurs in the BVI to sign up for the entrepreneurship accelerator programme run by the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship-Caribbean (BCoEC). The intitiative is facilitated through KPMG which joined forces with BCoEC to launch and manage the programme in the British Virgin Islands.

December 13th, 2015
Selective youths to meet Dec 13 2015 @ Richard C. N. Branson’s Necker & Mosquito Islands

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Everyone seems to be tight-lipped about a meeting scheduled for today Sunday December 13, 2015 on two of British Billionaire Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson’s private islands- Necker and Mosquito.

October 29th, 2015
Sir Richard Branson is making Necker Island green

NECKER ISLAND, VI - Sir Richard Branson is continuing his push for sustainable energy in the Caribbean, and the Caribbean resident is putting his money where his mouth is by continuing to make his private Necker Island in the Virgin Islands more green, following his regional call for sustainable energy development, according to an article on Caribbean Journal’s website.

September 18th, 2015
This Week We Feature Young Professional Trevor A. Bridgewater Jr

By Cathy O. O. Richards

Affable, ambitious and authentic are the three ‘As’ that best describe the personality of our Young Professional Mr Trevor A. Bridgewater Jr, according to a very close friend of his. And when one sits to have a conversation with him there is no doubt that he has such a personality.

January 9th, 2015
Richard Branson blasted as ‘bad press’ for VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – What was initially intended to be entertainment has backfired for Sir Richard Branson who has attracted some negative criticism from an international media entity following the airing of a documentary of his private island in the Virgin Islands.

May 29th, 2013
Foreign Minister Patrice Nisbett represents PM Douglas at Necker Island meeting

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, MAY 28TH 2013 (CUOPM) – St. Kitts and Nevis’ Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Patrice Nisbett recently represented the Prime Minister the Right Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas at a meeting of political and business leaders on Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands to back an initiative aimed at expanding protection for the Caribbean's imperiled coasts and waters.


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