After seeing the slowest year for new incorporations in more than a decade in 2015, the Virgin Islands financial services industry didn’t fare much better in the first quarter of this year, according ...

After 1 year, US embargo on Cuba still intact

One year after Cuba and the United States officially resumed diplomatic relations, Cuban leaders called on US President Barack Obama to take steps to make the countries’ recent progress...

Looking east

Asia, already a huge part of the Virgin Islands economy, could present even more opportunities for the territory in the future, according to one prominent Hong Kong lawyer.
After Jonathan Hutchinson was announced as the male winner of the Virgin Islands Prince and Princess Show on Sunday at the Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall, he ran across the stage, jumping, dancing and ...

Island Happenings (July 28, 2016)

Today Party: It’s Ladies Night at Aromas Cigar and Martini Bar BVI at the Tortola Pier Park from 6 p.m. All martinis and speciality drinks will be sold to ladies at half price. Call 340-4090.
On Saturday, Kyron McMaster won the territory’s first medal in its 30-year history of IAAF World Junior Championships competition, when he claimed the 400-metre hurdles bronze in Bydgoszcz, Poland.

U-16 women’s team wins bronze at regional tournament

The Virgin Islands under-16 basketball team held off Antigua and Barbuda for a 44-38 win and the bronze during the Caribbean Basketball Confederation female under-16 championship held July 11-16 at...

Sports Briefs (July 28, 2016)

Olympics Four athletes will represent the Virgin Islands at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games on August 5-21.