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Charlotte Amalie
Thursday, November 15, 2018
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Digital Technology Continues to Change Tourism for the Better

Along with the United Nations World Tourism Organization, the Virgin Islands Department of Tourism celebrates what digital technology has done and can do for tourism.

U.S. Department of Labor Recovers $14.3 Million for Hurricane Recovery Workers

Employees, employers, stakeholders who wish to obtain compliance information, meet with a Wage and Hour representative, have their questions or concerns addressed, or file a complaint, should contact WHD’s Caribbean District Office.

USDA Awards $50,000 to USVIEDA Incubator Program to Purchase Generator

Sydney Spence Gruters, the state director for U.S. Department of Agriculture -- Rural Development in Florida and the U.S. Virgin Islands, is in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Mapp Signs Contract to Continue Melvin Evans Highway Repairs, 20 Road Projects Underway

In April, the governor announced that all the territory’s primary roads would be entirely rebuilt to U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway standards.

Tourism Seeks Entertainers on All Three Islands

The V.I. Department of Tourism is seeking entertainers, including musicians, dancers and other performing artists, who are interested in working at U.S. Virgin Islands cruise ports and airports.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke

Interior Gives Virgin Islands $75,000 to Support State Parks, Outdoor Recreation

Secretary of the Interior Ryan K. Zinke today announced a $75,000 distribution from the Land and Water Conservation Fund to the V.I. for state-identified outdoor recreation and conservation projects.

Interior Announces Additional Technical Support for U.S.V.I.

U.S. Department of the Interior Assistant Secretary for Insular and International Affairs has released an additional $198,051 in fiscal year 2018 technical assistance program grants for the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Six Young Men Graduate EZC’s Summer Entrepreneurship Program

Six young men, ranging from ages 15-19, recently graduated from the five-week summer entrepreneurship program, EntrepreNow, which was created to inspire an entrepreneurship mindset among young men.

DLCA Order Sets Forth Procedure for Increasing Fuel Prices

The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs sets forth the procedure to be followed by all wholesalers and retailers of gasoline and diesel fuel in the territory as a pre-requisite to increasing their fuel prices.

Fawkes Schedules 2018 General Election Early Voting

The supervisor urges the elderly, individuals with disabilities and voters who are traveling to vote during early voting to avoid lines at the polling places. People must apply before Sept. 20 for any absentee ballot that will be mailed off island.

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