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BVI Commission of Inquiry was originated in sin - to disrupt a Government that is demanding reparations from the Governor who initiated the COI
To start an investigation against anybody without preliminary evidence of wrong-doing (“prima facie”) is against human rights, against international law, and even against Engli...
Wirecard executive fled by private jet to Belarus as firm collapsed
Jan Marsalek, Wirecard’s ex-COO who is on Interpol’s most-wanted list, fled in June shortly before Wirecard filed for insolvency.
Travel Restrictions - Deposit Refunds
I'm part of a group of 8 people who have been planning a sailing vacation from BVI through Conch Charters for over a year. We have held out hope that we would be able to hold t...
iOS 14: Here’s Why There’s An Orange Dot On Your iPhone
Is there an orange dot at the top of your iPhone since upgrading to iOS 14? You’re not alone, here’s why it’s appeared.
EU drops backing for Guaido as Venezuela interim president, Biden renews US support
The EU’s 27 states have said they no longer recognize Juan Guaido as the interim president of Venezuela, despite a call by the European Parliament just days ago for the bloc’s g...
Apple hit with another European class action over throttled iPhones
A third class action lawsuit has been filed in Europe against Apple seeking compensation — for what Italy’s Altroconsumo consumer protection agency dubs “planned obsolescence” o...
Tenders Invited For Construction Of New Social Home In Sea Cow’s Bay
The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting tenders for the construction of a new Social Home in Sea Cow’s Bay on Tortola.
Let's get real. Joe Biden, Democrats and America need results much more than unity.
It's time to give Biden's 81 million voters a chance to be heard and Biden a chance to carry out the plans he ran on, even if he has to play hardball.
Hybrid Learning Discussed On Education Programme
Chief Education Officer (CEO), Mrs. Connie George said that schools are continuing online learning with a few in-person sessions due to the ongoing circumstances that are being ...
Let’s Face It, Crazy Times Call for Crazy Tights
There’s a certain time and place for austerity, minimalism, and reservedness, but I would argue that in the total chaos and instability of 2021, well, now is not it.
Could the BVI become another “turks & caicos” following commission of inquiry?
Residents of the British Virgin Islands have long-complained about Government malfeasance and the need to looking into longstanding claims of corruption. Additionally, the terri...
Democrats need an autopsy to figure out why 74 million Americans voted against them
Self-examination and opening lines of communication can be valuable, and no hand-wringing or sacrifice of any Democratic constituencies is necessary.
Magnitude 5.4 ml earthquake felt in the BVI
On the 24th January 2021, at approximately 7:21 PM, the Puerto Rico Seismic Network recorded an earthquake measuring a magnitude of 5.4 ML with estimated Maximum Intensity of V.
The Justice Dept.’s inspector general opens an investigation into any efforts to overturn the election.
A Justice Department watchdog has opened an investigation into whether any current or former officials tried improperly to wield the powers of the department to undo the results...
Premier seeks a genuine and fairly conducted commission of inquiry
Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said that the British Virgin Islands is seeking a “just outcome” in the Commission of Inquiry put forward by His Excel...
Biden lifts transgender military ban
President Joe Biden signed an executive order to repeal a Trump-era ban on most transgender Americans joining the military on Monday alongside Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin.
Deputy governor archer acting as governor until Mr. John Rankin is sworn in friday
Deputy Governor, Mr. David D. Archer, Jr. was sworn in as Acting Governor on January 23rd. Mr. Archer will serve as Acting Governor until Friday, January 29, when Governor Elect...
Biden wants unity and democracy. But in the US these have always been in conflict
Its institutions were designed to keep the people out. The new president could have blamed the founding fathers
Governor Jaspert recognizes the BVI financial services industry for its strong regulations
Speaking at a press conference on the appointment of a Commission of Inquiry, outgoing British Virgin Islands (BVI) Governor Augustus Jaspert said the BVI has “an excellent fina...
WhatsApp facing up to €50M privacy fine
The draft penalty would be one of the largest under the European Union’s data protection rules.
National library, museum promised this year
Public libraries have been mostly closed in the territory since Hurricane Irma hit the Virgin Islands in 2017, but they were struggling even before then.
Apple Confirms Serious Problem For iPhone 12 Users: it’s dangerous
Apple’s iPhone 12 range is expected to break sales records when the company announces its financial results this week. But now Apple has warned millions of iPhone 12 owners that...
BVI Spring Regatta Is On In Keeping With COVID-19 Protocols
The 49th BVI Spring Regatta and Sailing Festival (BVISR) is scheduled for March 29- April 4, 2021 in accordance with BVI Government protocols currently in place, organizers have...
Turn snitch and get rich: Texas teen gives his own dad in to the FBI, pays his way through college
A Texas teenager has turned his father in to the FBI for taking part in the Capitol Hill riot, and pocketed tens of thousands of dollars from liberal admirers in the process.
RDA Raised $3M Outside Of Gov't Funds
CEO of the Recovery and Development Agency (RDA) Anthony McMaster said plans are underway to ramp up fundraising efforts as the agency tackles various school projects this year.
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