CUT Games 2016: Day 1 results
Nation News

Results from the first day of the 2016 Caribbean Union of Teachers Games in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. Under-13 Girls’ High Jump: 1. Sikia Best (Barbados) 1.44 metres, 2. Ayazmia Dolphin...

Gold rush to start CUT Games
Nation News

TEAM BARBADOS cleaned up the morning sessions with seven gold medals as the 2016 Caribbean Union of Teachers Games got underway today in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. Of the eight events contested,...

Barbados lose to BVI
Nation News

BARBADOS’ hopes hung in the balance last night. One day after thumping hosts Guyana, the Bajan lasses needed the home team’s help to make the semi-finals after suffering their first loss of the Caribbean...

Jamaine McFall returns to EY Bahamas office as assurance executive director
Nassau Guardian

EY has announced that Jamaine McFall has returned to the Bahamas office of EY, following several years spent working in the firm’s Cayman office. During his time in the Cayman Islands he was promoted to assurance...

Tortuga Rum Cake Wins Cruise Magazine Awaard
Jamaica Gleaner

Tortuga Rum Cake Wins Cruise Magazine AwardTortuga Rum Cake has won its 12th Editor-in-Chief's Best Cruise Souvenir Award from the Porthole Cruise Magazine, with an overall readership of more than 115,000 - both print and...

BVI Gov't implements policy regarding overseas journalists
Jamaica Observer

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands (CMC) – The Government of the British Virgin Islands, in defending a recent decision to bar a Canadian journalist, says journalists employed to overseas news agencies will not be...

Two J'can women die in BVI within days
Jamaica Star

Two J'can women die in BVI within days

Minister says increase hotel accommodation tax and tax “boat sleepers”
Antigua Observer

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, Mar. 27, CMC – Education Minister Myron Walwyn has called on the government to increase the hotel accommodation tax and to also target those who sleep on boats docked in local waters.

BVI: Richard Branson Discusses Solutions for Sargassum Seaweed with OECS Ministers
Antigua Observer

MOSKITO Island, BVI – Hon. Minister of Trade and Environment on Montserrat, Claude Hogan and Chief Fisheries Officer Alywn Ponteen, joined colleagues from the British Virgin Islands, Anguilla, Dominica, Antigua &...

Debating competition begins on Thursday
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  St. Maarten News – The Hyacinth Richardson Educational Awareness Foundation hosts the 44th annual Leeward Islands Debating Competition (LIDC) at the Sonesta Maho Beach Resort from Thursday until Sunday. The...

BVI Man Charged with Alien Smuggling
St Croix Source

Ashemba Frett of the BVI made his initial appearance in U.S. court on St. Thomas on Tuesday after being charged with encouraging and inducing aliens to illegally enter the United States. read more

Tortuga Rum Cakes now an int'l favourite
Jamaica Gleaner

A feature on the Caribbean-produced Tortuga Rum Cakes aired on the United States-based Home Shopping Network on Tuesday, January 5, has resulted in the product being named one of four 'Favourite Foods' on the network and...

Failure to declare funds can lead to prosecution, BVI warns travellers
Jamaica Observer

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands (CMC) – The Commissioner of Customs has warned people travelling through the territory’s ports that failure to declare cash and other monetary instruments in excess of US$10,000...

Health Ministry issues Zika Virus warning
Antigua Observer

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, Jan. 10, CMC – The Ministry of Health has warned the public to be on the alert in the event that the mosquito born Zika Virus reaches the British overseas territory.

NAGICO matches to be carried on regional radio
Nation News

ST JOHN’S – Radio stations in Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago have confirmed...

BVI, Aruba discuss adaptation to climate change
Antigua Observer

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) says it has held discussions with Aruba on approaches to cope with climate change in the wake of the just-concluded 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework...

BVI and AXA Officers receive Family Liason Officer certificate training
Anguilla Life

The Valley, Anguilla (Governor's Office) - Four RAPF officers and two of their colleagues from the BVI received Family Liaison Officer certificates today from Commissioner

Premier travels to London for meetings
Royal Gazette

Michael Dunkley has travelled to London to take part in Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council meetings. According to a Cabinet Office spokeswoman, the meetings are scheduled to begin today and continue until...

Two Men Indicted in Separate Money Smuggling Cases
St John Source

Two men, one from St. Thomas and one from the British Virgin Islands, were indicted Thursday in separate cases of bulk cash smuggling charges. read more

Two Men Indicted in Separate Money Smuggling Cases
St Thomas Source

Two men, one from St. Thomas and one from the British Virgin Islands, were indicted Thursday in separate cases of bulk cash smuggling charges. read more

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Celebrating Dominica’s Independence in Tortola
Dominica News Online

Photo depicts Dominicans celebrating the island’s Independence in Tortola in the British Virgin Islands Photo submitted by Kat Baptiste Photographers – novice, amateur or professional – in Dominica are...

Most BEC customers restored after Joaquin
Nassau Guardian

The Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) has restored supply to most of its customers impacted by dangerous category four Hurricane Joaquin, a statement released by the corporation said Friday. “The storm was...

OECS partners with CTU to promote ICT-Development in Eastern Caribbean
Dominica News Online

TORTOLA, BVI: An agreement between the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) promises to deepen collaboration between the institutions in leveraging information...

Opinions Differ on Whether Sargassum Causes Health Issues
St John Source

Although a BVI environmentalist warned recently that swallowing large doses of water where sargassum seaweed is present could be fatal, other experts don’t agree. read more

Opinions Differ on Whether Sargassum Causes Health Issues
St Thomas Source

Although a BVI environmentalist warned recently that swallowing large doses of water where sargassum seaweed is present could be fatal, other experts don’t agree. read more

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