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WEB Aruba Signs Water-as-a-Service® BOOT Agreement With Seven Seas Water Group

Seven Seas Water (Aruba) VBA will construct a new seawater reverse osmosis plant, contributing a total of a minimum of 16,500 cubic meters of daily drinking water per day.

WAPA Human Resources Receives Prestigious Award for Top Healthy Workforce

Building upon last year's bronze Designation, WAPA's attainment of the gold level highlights the significant progress and dedication of WAPA in creating a supportive and healthy work environment for its workforce.

WICO Welcomes Inaugural Visit of Elegant, Environmentally Friendly ‘MSC Seascape’

MSC Seascape, berthed at the West Indian Company (WICO) dock where a welcome ceremony was held for Captain Michele Tuvo, 4,827 guests and 1,715 crew.

WAPA Schedules Emergency Outage for Wednesday Morning, Updates STX Rotational Power Outages

Outage: Revised rotational outage schedule to commence tomorrow for the St. Croix district, on an as needed basis, primarily during peak hours (noon to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.)

Our Town Frederiksted Holding First-Ever License Plate Art Contest

This unique competition invites artists from across St. Croix to create a license plate design that embodies the spirit, beauty and essence of Frederiksted as part of the organization’s 35th-anniversary celebrations.

USVI Shines as Premier Destination at 2024 Seatrade Cruise Global Conference

Revered as a steady leader in the Caribbean tourism industry, the USVI delegation showcased the territory and its growing accessibility around the cruise industry to key operators and businesses at the 2024 Seatrade Cruise Global Conference.

GERS Ready to Pre-Qualify Members for Personal Loans Starting Tuesday

Beginning Tuesday, active Government Employees’ Retirement System members interested in applying for a personal loan are invited to express their interest by visiting the GERS website at www.usvigers.com, GERS Administrator Angel Dawson Jr. announced on Monday.

Casino Control Commission Empowers USVI With $386K Donation to JAG-VI Program

This contribution made possible through 10% of the taxes on the casino's gross revenue earnings, reaffirms the VICCC's commitment to investing in the future of Virgin Islands youth and preparing them for success in the outside world.

Bleu Chocolàt Workshop Helps Queen Louise Home to Celebrate Easter with 34lb Chocolate Egg and Raffle

Chef Erika Dupree Cline, owner of Bleu Chocolàt, handcrafted the chocolate Easter egg, filled it with jelly beans, candies and treat fillers, and delivered it to Queen Louise Home for Children on Saturday.

The Buccaneer to Host USVI Junior Tennis Cup in May

The prestigious tournament will feature consecutive ITF (International Tennis Federation) Junior Tournaments, taking place May 4-10 and May 11-17, at The Buccaneer.

USVI Promotes Local Businesses, Enhances VisitUSVI.com with Powerful New Listing Features

This powerful feature offers participants personalized Google industry training, which maximizes their social and online footprint and provides potential visitors with an enhanced travel planning experience.

Federal Universal Service Charge (FUSC) Rate Decrease Effective April 1

The Federal Universal Service Charge (FUSC) Surcharge Factor recovers the costs associated with the carrier’s contributions to the federal universal fund program.

WAPA Undergoes Comprehensive Training Program of Fleet and PPE on St. Croix

While the line department received training on daily testing and inspection of their personal protection equipment (PPE) to ensure it is safe to use and dielectric testing methods.

WAPA Business Offices to Be Closed from March 28th Through April 1 for Easter

public that the business offices territory-wide will be closed from Thursday, March 28 through Monday, April 1, in observance of Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Monday

Virgin Islands Boating Expo to Arrive in St. Thomas May 10-12 at Yacht Haven Grande

This exclusive boutique destination show, hosted by the Virgin Islands Professional Charter Association (VIPCA), ticks the top three boxes of what yacht buyers today want in a 2.0 yacht sales experience.

Caribbean Tourism Experiences Strong Growth in 2023; Recovery Continues Into 2024

Continuing its positive recovery trend, Caribbean tourism grew in 2023 with an estimated 14.3% increase in international stay-over arrivals to the region.

Cruzan Rum Distillery Reopens After a Four-Year Closure

The Cruzan Rum Distillery is now welcoming guests back to its doors after a four-year closure. With a fresh look and updated facilities, the staff is excited to offer visitors an immersive experience into the world of their award-winning rum.

CHTA Calls for Investments in Women in Hospitality on International Women’s Day

The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association calls upon stakeholders in the Caribbean hospitality industry’s public and private sectors to continue to join forces to advance gender inclusion and equality.

International Women’s Day Message by Dona Regis-Prosper, Secretary-General of CTO

Women’s leadership in the tourism industry is not just about representation; it’s about leveraging and benefiting from diverse perspectives.

Ocean Point Terminals Launches 2024 Scholarship Application Cycle

Scholarships are awarded based on several factors, including scholastic achievement, evidence of good character, leadership and service, and the financial need of the applicant.

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