27 May 17

Virgin Islands Memorial Day Activities 2017

On May 29th 2017, the Virgin Islands Office of Veterans Affairs and the American Legion have partnered once again to commemorate all Veterans who have paid the ultimate sacrifice and…

26 May 17

U.S. Virgin Islands Get Sports Tourism Boost

The United States Virgin Islands is now an approved destination to host National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I teams and, in addition to hosting basketball, volleyball and swimming events,…

19 May 17

U.S. Virgin Islands, Airbnb Sign First Tax Agreement in the Caribbean

The Government of the United States Virgin Islands and Airbnb have confirmed the first tax agreement in the Caribbean, which will allow the platform to collect the Territory's 12.5 percent Hotel Room Occupancy Tax on behalf of hosts and remit the funds to the Virgin Islands Bureau of Internal Revenue.

09 May 17

Operation Vigilant Guard to Commence May 15

More than 1,000 military personnel and first responders will be in the Territory next week to participate in the Vigilant Guard 2017 full scale disaster simulation exercises coordinated by the U.S. Northern Command.

04 May 17

Governor Mapp Calls Special Session for May 10

Citing the necessity for immediate action, Governor Kenneth E. Mapp has called the 32nd Legislature into Special Session to consider seven proposed bills. The session will be held on Wednesday,…