December 11, 2017 11:10 am Last modified: 11:50 pm

St. Croix business

Department of Labor Waives Penalties, Interest for VIESA Reports

The Virgin Islands Department of Labor has announced the waiver of penalties and interest for Employment Security Agency (VIESA) reports for the third quarter that were due Oct. 31.
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USVIEDA, Subsidiaries Reschedule Governing Board Meeting

The meeting will be held to dispose of pending matters from the VIEDC meeting originally scheduled for Sept. 12, which was rescheduled due to the passing of the two hurricanes.
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Two cruise ships tie up side by side in 2013 in Frederiksted. (Bill Kossler photo)

First Cruise Ship to Return to St. Croix on Saturday, Nov. 11

Norwegian Dawn, with a capacity of 2,340 passengers and 1,032 crew members, will dock at St. Croix on three occasions this month, beginning on Saturday.
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U.S. Virgin Islands Disaster Recovery Centers to Be Closed Sundays

All nine Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) across the territory will be closed on Sundays starting this Sunday, Nov. 12.
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SBA to Open Business Recovery Center on St. Croix on Nov. 6

SBA representatives at the center will provide information about disaster loans, answer questions and assist businesses in completing the SBA application.
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Viya Releases Restoration Update for October 20 – 27

Viya crews are dispatched seven days a week assigned to clean-up, running fiber/fiber splicing, wireless tower and network repair, generator fueling and maintenance, daily hotspot verification and channel restoration.
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U.S. Small Business Administration Extends Deadline to Apply for Physical Disaster Damages

Businesses and individuals with physical damages caused by Hurricane Irma or Hurricane Maria should apply for an SBA low-interest disaster loan before the Dec. 18th deadline.
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SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to U.S. Virgin Islands

SBA has announced that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations Islands as a result of Hurricane Irma and Hurricane María.
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Hurricane Survivors Should Complete and Return SBA Loan Packet

If asked to submit an application for an SBA low-interest disaster loan, people should not hesitate to apply.
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Bureau of Internal Revenue Resumes Operations at All Offices

Effective Monday, Oct. 30, all bureau offices in the territory will operate between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
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