A fraudster on the lam from Chile law enforcement authorities bought $1.4 million worth of property in the Virgin Islands, apparently on Sir Richard Branson’s Mosquito Island, according to the ...

Bank of Asia seals deal with investor

An agreement for the Bermuda-based V1 Group Ltd. to purchase about 31 percent of the shares in Bank of Asia for $30.8 million was finalised in April, and the bank is set to open by the fourth quarter...

Trump reverses some of Obama’s Cuba policies

In a highly anticipated announcement on Friday in Miami’s Little Havana neighbourhood, United States President Donald Trump unveiled new policies towards Cuba, reversing steps former US President...
Shauna-Kay Miller’s rendition of the John Legend song “Glory” brought down the house during the Gen-Y Factor Competition on Saturday at the Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall.

Island Happenings (June 22, 2017)

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 specialty drinks will be sold to ladies at half price. Karaoke: Village...
Last year, Felicia McMillan donned a tutu and ran in Sensus Gym’s Colour Me Pink 5K Run/Walk in memory of her sister, who had died of breast cancer about three years earlier.

Sports Briefs (June 22, 2017)

Commonwealth The BVI Olympic Committee will host the Gold Coast 2018 Queen’s Baton Relay on July 1-5.

Youth Games athletes announced

The next Commonwealth Games are 286 days away, but the journey there has already begun with the Queen’s Baton Relay making the rounds among Commonwealth nations.