BVI FSC RECOGNISES FUSANG EXCHANGE

BVI Finance has announced that the Fusang Exchange has been added to the list of recognised exchanges by the British Virgin Islands Financial Service Commission (BVI FSC). This means that “BVI registered companies can now benefit from tokenising the shares in their companies” and listing said shares digitally on the fully-regulated Fusang Exchange. Fusang is … Continued

MEETING WITH FARMERS & FISHERS STAKEHOLDERS MEETING SCHEDULED

The Government of the Virgin Islands in its continued commitment to ensuring stakeholders are engaged, is tackling the conversation of food production sectors in the Virgin Islands. The aim is creating a progressive and sustained industry through the support of legislation. The meetings are with stakeholders in farmers and fisher’s industry are as follows: Meeting … Continued

FORGE TO HOST WEEKEND “ENTREPRENEURS ON FIRE EXPO”

FORGE Business Center BVI will be hosting yet another Entrepreneur Business Expo. The Expo takes place on Saturday February 5th, 2022 10am-1pm at Forge Pockwood Pound and 2pm-6pm at the R&R Malone Complex. Event sponsors are CCT, Riteway Food Markets, Infinite Solutions, Ogier, Bobbys Marketplace and MWM Wealth Management. Minister for Health Hon. Carvin Malone … Continued

CLARENCE CECIL THOMAS; STALWART VIRGIN ISLANDS BUSINESSMAN, ROTARIAN AND FOUNDER OF CLARENCE THOMAS LIMITED HAS PASSED

In an official post via social Media, the family of stalwart Virgin Islands businessman, Rotarian and founder of Clarence Thomas Limited announced the passing of the Virgin Islands businessman. The post stated, “The Thomas Family is sad to announce the passing of our patriarch Clarence C. Thomas 1936-2022.” Mr. Thomas, 86 years was well known … Continued

BVICCHA ENCOURAGES STAKEHOLDERS TO REGISTER THEIR INTEREST FOR THE UPCOMING BUSINESS STAKEHOLDERS MEETING – NATIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PLAN CONSULTATION FIRST DRAFT REVIEW

In a message to all business stakeholders in the Virgin Islands, the BVI Chamber of Commerce and Hotel Association is asking stakeholders to register their interest for the upcoming business stakeholders meeting. In an official message, the Chamber said, “The National Sustainable Development Plan is near the completion of the first draft. The Chamber is … Continued

BVI ECONOMIC ENGAGEMENT CONTINUED IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC

The British Virgin Islands enters 2022 poised for another year of successful engagement with Asia’s Financial Markets and regional partners, led by the efforts of the Virgin Islands Government’s regional office in Hong Kong. Throughout 2021 the Territory built on its 30-year relationships in Finance and Financial Services through ongoing stakeholder engagement in the form … Continued

DESPITE HAVING VACCINE MANDATES, FLOW BVI OFFICE CLOSED DUE TO DETECTION OF TWO POSITIVE CASES AMONG MANAGEMENT TEAM; VIRTUAL STORE AVAILABLE

Our newsroom has been reliably informed that Flow BVI’s Flagship store in Road Town has been forced to close due to the detection of a positive case by an employee. Earlier this morning Flow issued a statement on its Facebook page to its stakeholders stating, “To our Valued Customers and Stakeholders: We wish to advise … Continued

CYRIL B ROMNEY TORTOLA PIER PARK TO RECEIVE 60 ADDITIONAL PARKING SPOTS AND HEIGHTENED SECURITY DURING CHRISTMAS SEASON

In a recent interview with 284 Media Chief Executive Officer of the Tortola Pier Park Mr. Vance Lewis and Marketing and Business Development Management Zoe Wallcot spoke about recent happenings at the Cyril B Romney Tortola Pier Park. Apart from the agencies three (3) days of Christmas events which seek to ring in the Christmas … Continued

IMF: “DOMINICA’S ECONOMY WILL GROW BY 5% IN 2022”

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) predicts that Dominica’s gross domestic product (GDP) will get back to the percentage it was before the pandemic, equating to five per cent (5%) growth per year within 2022 to 2026. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a “heavy toll” on Dominica’s economy. The Washington-based financial institution has just completed a … Continued