• March 31, 2017

U.S. Interior Secretary Meets with Local Veterans

Virgin Islands veterans had the opportunity to meet with newly confirmed U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Thursday. Zinke, a retired Navy Seal and former Montana Congressman, said he makes a point to reach out to veterans on his travels…

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  • March 29, 2017

Historic Fort Christian Reopens 

As the bells of the restored clock in Fort Christian tolled 6 pm, Virgin Islands Governor Kenneth E. Mapp cut the ribbon at the main entrance to reopen the historic fortification to the public after years of extensive renovation.  A…

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  • March 26, 2017

St. John Hosts First Transfer Centennial Week Events

St. John was the venue for the first official ceremony to commemorate the Transfer Centennial, the 100th anniversary of the transfer of the Danish West Indies to the United States.  Governor Kenneth E. Mapp joined with other officials at the…

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  • March 22, 2017

Governor Approves Revenue Enhancement Bills

Governor Kenneth E. Mapp has advised Senate President Myron Jackson of the actions he has taken on five legislative bills, including key elements of the revised Revenue Enhancement and Economic Recovery Act. The Governor has approved Bill No. 32-0007, which…

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  • March 22, 2017

Governor Promotes VI Economic Development

U.S. Virgin Islands Governor Kenneth E. Mapp wants American and global businesses to know about the fiscal benefits of doing business in the Territory. Governor Mapp told media, meeting planners and members of local government in South Florida last week…

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