WICO has long paid a set fee – a payment in lieu of taxes of $700,000 per year – instead of paying corporate income tax, property tax or gross receipts taxes. But it has fallen millions of dollars behind in its payments.
Viya is poised to bring relief to hundreds of customers to erase a substantial portion of their old debt for Viya’s service.
Cynthia Arnold has been promoted to vice president, operations, Diageo USVI, and she will lead the 70-person team at the company’s Captain Morgan rum distillery on St. Croix.
“The investment will help hire managing directors, provide for industry analysis, and facilitate public meetings to gather ideas for the plan, which will lay the groundwork for the next 20 years of development in the territory."
Applications for contracted employment may be picked up at the Department of Tourism's offices.
The US. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency named Senate Vice President Myron Jackson one of the “50 Most Powerful Small and Minority Business Advocates of the Year” at an awards gala in Miami.
RTPark introduces ACCELERATE VI, a program targeted for local, high growth, startup founders that will provide participating, early-stage companies tools to grow and scale in the territory
For three nights this week, beginning at midnight Tuesday, Oct. 15, personnel at the Randolph Harley Power Plant are carrying out performance testing on Unit 23 before the unit is certified to return to service.
The U.S. Virgin Islands is reporting close to a 50 percent increase in stay-over arrivals this year – a clear signal that tourism in the territory is on a strong rebound.
According to the law, it is illegal for any business to dispose of their commercial waste at public bin sites. All commercial waste must be transported to the landfills.