Tag: BVI

COVID-19 and fearful times for BVI businesses

COVID-19 and fearful times for BVI businesses

| September 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

There is light at the end of the tunnel on the COVID-19 Pandemic with an approved vaccine expected shortly, and new super swift testing and tracing capabilities. However businesses remain desperate and fearful, and that is to be expected. Ok. This Virgin Islands swimming instructor met his key sponsor on another breezy day in paradise, […]

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A vocationally skilled youth for a stronger VI

A vocationally skilled youth for a stronger VI

| August 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

A vocationally skilled youth for a stronger Virgin Islands The training of Virgin Islands youth for the critical hands on, and vocational skills, required by the economy and community, is not an option. There has been a lot in the news recently on the anomalies of a workforce culture that keeps on importing migrant labor […]

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interCaribbean Airways Announces Schedule

interCaribbean Airways Announces Schedule

| August 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

interCaribbean Airways Announces Schedule Adjustments and Enhancements Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands, August 3, 2020: interCaribbean Airways announces minor adjustments in its launch services in Barbados, Grenada and St. Lucia, beginning on August 4th, 2020.

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Entrepreneurship Opportunities in F&B

Entrepreneurship Opportunities in F&B

| July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Register Today: Entrepreneurship Opportunities in Food & Beverage Join us for this special three-part series where CHTA’s Taste of the Caribbean alumni share their experiences and explore areas where you can consider expanding to supplement your current employment.

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New Colouring Book Features Caribbean Birds

New Colouring Book Features Caribbean Birds

| July 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

New Colouring Book Features Birds Found Only in the Caribbean July 16, 2020—Thousands of copies of a new colouring book are on their way to islands in the Caribbean. Endemic Birds of the West Indies Colouring Book features 50 birds that are found only in the region. The book, also shared as a free download, was made […]

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Letter to 2022 Commonwealth Games – Birmingham

Letter to 2022 Commonwealth Games – Birmingham

| July 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone, Please find attached the final draft of the letter which is being sent on Thursday of this week to John Crabtree the Chair of the Commonwealth Games 2022 committee. I am going to in crystal clear terms explain the process going forward.  We need people of every ethnic background across the globe to […]

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A vision of the road to VI independence

A vision of the road to VI independence

| July 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

The road to Virgin Islands independence is a long and winding road that starts with public discussion, and debate, leading to a referendum, where two thirds of a territory’s citizens vote for independence. But even before any type of independence, that there will be a move towards greater autonomy by Overseas Territories, and the consolidation […]

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‘Whispering Death’ blasts racism against Blacks

‘Whispering Death’ blasts racism against Blacks

| July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Affectionately known in the cricketing world as ‘Whispering Death’ Michael Holding, regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time delivered an impassioned statement about racism and how unproductive and unfair the practice is to the victims. He appeals for it to be ended in the interest of world peace and equality through […]

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Resources to Support Hospitality Reopening Plans

Resources to Support Hospitality Reopening Plans

| July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

Resources to Support Implementation of your Reopening Plans The Caribbean Tourism COVID-19 Task Force has launched health and safety guidelines for companies and destinations to guide the reopening of the tourism industry in the region to help safeguard the health of travelers and employees. The guidelines – inclusive of detailed checklists to facilitate your implementation – address […]

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The immorality of denying anyone medical support

The immorality of denying anyone medical support

| July 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

The provision of health care in support of the weakest in society ought to be beyond politics. David Jessop believes it is reprehensible that US politicians and US Administration are attempting to curtail Cuban medical support for the Caribbean and in many other countries around the world.  Last month a bill introduced into the US […]

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