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Telecom companies note investm...

Since Digicel entered the British Virgin Islands market in 2008, the cost to communicate has been reduced by an overall 20 percent, according to the company’s new ...

Posted in Telecommunications | 2 Comments

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Some foreign investors see the British Virgin Islands as a territory that is not friendly to them, resulting mainly from past utterances by some members of the ...

Posted in Development | 16 Comments

Two face court in work permit ...

Two persons have been brought before the Magistrate’s Court on allegations that a fraudulent letter was presented to the court, claiming that a particular ...

Posted in Court | 11 Comments

PHOTOS: Intense battle for cal...

Expectations skyrocketed from the moment Joycelyn ‘Sistah Joyce’ Searles introduced her second song which placed her back into contention for victory ...

Posted in Entertainment | 2 Comments

Man takes away boat to visit g...

Cayman Nibbs has been accused of removing another person’s boat from the Tortola-based Frenchman’s Cay and taking it to St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands where ...

Posted in Court | 3 Comments

Marijuana conviction complicat...

Roughly a year after being released from Her Majesty’s Prison where she spent time for marijuana possession, calypsonian Joycelyn ‘Sistah Joyce’ ...

Posted in General | 4 Comments

Sistah Joyce retains calypso c...

Sistah Joyce has beaten nine competitors to retain her crown in the 2014 Calypso competition held overnight at the Festival Village in Road Town, Tortola. The Virgin ...

Posted in Entertainment | 4 Comments

Malone leaps into Long Jump fi...

  PRESS RELEASE: Chantel Malone leapt to the finals of the Long Jump with her seasonal best of 6.55m in the qualifying rounds at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth ...

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Apology requested from Vanterp...

Hours after Works Minister Mark Vanterpool lashed Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) which he accused of publishing a story claiming that he is corrupt, the online ...

Posted in General | 20 Comments

Imprison me for three years, w...

A woman who allegedly used a rock to damage a man’s rented vehicle following an argument has told the police that she would readily spend three years at Her ...

Posted in All News | 9 Comments

John Leonard is dead, Vanterpo...

Blasting an online new site which he said reported that he is corrupt, Minister of Communications and Works Mark Vanterpool has publicly called for information ...

Posted in General | 23 Comments

I would be the first imprisone...

Noting that he would be the first to be imprisoned if the cruise pier project had corruption involving him, Works Minister Mark Vanterpool on Tuesday declared that ...

Posted in Development | 20 Comments

Fahie under fire, declares he ...

Opposition legislator Andrew Fahie, for the second straight sitting of the House of Assembly, has been prompted to made declarations regarding his role on the Public ...

Posted in General | 3 Comments

PHOTOS: Call made locally for ...

“When you get a chance, pray,” a member of the BVI Islamic Society beseeched persons in the BVI during a march against the atrocities taking place in Gaza, due ...

Posted in All News | 1 Comment

Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Game...

PRESS RELEASE: Swimming wrapped up for the BVI team on Sunday with some very credible performances all round. Amarah Phillip had personal bests in all her 3 three ...

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PHOTOS: Soca frenzy and positi...

Come out with your money and leave your weapon; that is the message sent out to persons who will indulge in the 60th emancipation festival celebration. Iris Freeman, ...

Posted in All News | 18 Comments

Gov’t changes press-muzzling...

Roughly four months after passing the Computer Misuse and Cybercrime Bill (2014), the British Virgin Islands government has been pressured into amending a clause ...

Posted in All News | 9 Comments

New boss at Digicel; Delcan Ca...

Conor Looney has been announced the new Chief Executive Officer of Digicel BVI, replacing Declan Cassidy who will move on to head the company’s Miami-based ...

Posted in Finance/Business | 5 Comments

Jenny walks free in knife-wiel...

Dominican Republic national Jenny Valdez has been freed after the prosecution offered no evidence regarding a case in which she was accused of brandishing a knife ...

Posted in Court | 3 Comments

Burglar tells court his girlfr...

A 19-year-old burglar, who was questioned at lengths about how he pays his monthly bills since he was unemployed, wasted no time in telling the court that his ...

Posted in Court | 13 Comments