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March 13th, 2019
Anegada, VG to get special ‘Development Fund’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Ninth District, namely the sister islands of Virgin Gorda and Anegada, in the Virgin Islands (VI) are each earmarked for accelerated recovery and development, in addition to becoming 'energy independent' by 2025, with the implementation of the 9th District Development Fund.

January 19th, 2017
'Halt sale of land in VI for next 15 to 20 years' - Julio S. Henry

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Co-Host of the popular radio programme ‘Things To Talk’ on ZBVI 780 AM, Julio S. Henry has called for some drastic measures to be taken where the selling of property in the territory is concerned, among them a 15 to 20 years halt on the sale of land.

April 6th, 2016
Time for better banking service

By Donald E. de Castro

I can remember when there was a government savings bank in the old administration building; however, merchants that imported merchandise that came via St Thomas, USVI, had to make payments through the Virgin Islands National Bank in St Thomas. Because of this situation, merchants of Tortola would send thousands of dollars weekly/monthly by cargo boat captains who would transact all necessary business on their behalf.

September 12th, 2012
Land Bank should be introduced in VI - Douglas Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Many persons have run into difficulty making payments towards loans taken by themselves or foreparents for land they have acquired. This has forced many to lose their property.


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