A woman about to be tattooed Saturday clutched her friend’s hand and laughed nervously.

Antigua abolishes personal income tax

The government of Antigua and Barbuda announced last month that it will be abolishing the jurisdiction’s personal income tax.

Business Briefs (Feb. 4, 2016)

Ports board On Jan. 25 the Cabinet appointed Walford Farrington, Kevin Fahie, Linnell Abbott, and Helen Anne Lewis to serve three-year terms on the BVI Ports Authority board. Jennifer...
“Aunt Em! Aunt Em!” Simone Phillips cried as smoke spread across the stage and thunder erupted throughout the Eileene L. Parsons Auditorium.

Island Happenings (Feb. 4, 2016)

Today Poetry: Poets and spoken word artists are invited to send submissions for Where I see The Sun – Contemporary Poetry in the Virgin Islands, a book to be published by House of Nehesi...
On Saturday, 40 runners and walkers competed in the Dive BVI 5k series opener under wet conditions on Virgin Gorda.

3 indoor records set in Boston, Arizona

Three indoor records were set during a busy weekend for Virgin Islands athletes in Boston and Arizona — marking the fourth straight week a record has been broken. In 2015, records were established...

Sports Briefs (Feb. 16, 2015)

Cricket The BVI Cricket Association League gets under way on Sunday with two matches at the Greenland Grounds In Division II, Road Town Wholesale will face the Island Stars at 10 a.m. And at 2 p.m.,...