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USVIEDA Board Appoints Wayne L. Biggs Jr. New CEO

Biggs will be responsible for leading the team in aiding the V.I. Government in growing the USVI economy through the creation of opportunities for business investment and job creation.

WAPA Approves Container Port Electrical Project, Water Project, Other Contracts

At its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, the WAPA governing board authorized many projects and contracts on St. Croix.

VIEDA/VIODR to Host Free Webinar on ‘Doing Business With the Recovery’

The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA), in partnership with the Virgin Islands Office of Disaster Recovery (VIODR), will host a free informational webinar on Sept. 30.

CHTA Online Roundtables Seek to Build Stronger Caribbean Tourism

The roundtables are gathering peer groups on Zoom meetings to receive brief industry updates, hear from leaders in the region, and share in candid dialogue on challenges, successes and best practices.

Commissioner Boschulte Urges Strict Compliance With COVID-19 Protocols

Seeking to avoid the uptick in positive cases that forced the territory’s Aug. 17 return to the “stay-at-home” phase of its COVID-19 response, Tourism Commissioner Boschulte and his colleagues are reminding their tourism partners of that unwelcome possibility should complacency set in.

The 2020 USVI Charter Yacht Show to Feature Online Element

The digital element of the 2020 USVI Charter Yacht Show will offer VIPCA broker members attending remotely digital access to yacht tours and crew interviews upon payment of $50 for individual password access.

Broadband VI Launches New Campaign Highlighting Importance of Internet Connectivity During the Pandemic

Broadband VI, the largest fixed wireless internet service provider in the U.S. Virgin Islands, has launched a new media campaign promoting the strength of the company’s infrastructure to handle the needs of the territory as it pertains to increased demands for streaming and overall internet connectivity.

Travel Organizations Team Up to Offer Travel Protection at Caribbean Hotels

U.S. travelers to the Caribbean can breathe easier thanks to a new partnership between the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) and Trip Mate.

$8.9M Grant Earmarked for Safety Improvements at Territory’s Airports

The Virgin Islands Port Authority has submitted the required documents to receive an $8,859,506 Airport Improvement Program grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) via the Federal Aviation Administration.

V.I. Governor Hopeful About Caribbean Tourism’s Recovery

Caribbean tourism is poised for a strong post-pandemic recovery, according to U.S. Virgin Islands Governor Albert Bryan Jr. just ahead of the reopening of the territory to leisure visitors this weekend.





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