“Every year the SBA sets aside one week to recognize the extraordinary contributions small business owners and entrepreneurs make to our economy,” said SBA District Director Yvette T. Collazo. “As we continue with this tradition in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, I encourage the public to nominate local small business owners for the 2019 National Small Business Week Awards...”
There are currently over 30 million small businesses, and they create two out of every three net new jobs in the private sector each year, and more than half of all Americans either work for or own a small business.
With pride filled smiles, firm handshakes and a few happy tears, the Entrepreneur Business Institute (EBI) Summer Program Class of 2018 accepted their awards and certificates as part of their official closing program.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has entered into an agreement with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) through its Vocational Rehabilitation and...
Public schools in the territory have received $28,305 in proceeds from the sales of the watches bearing school logos.
JetBlue Foundation, Black Aerospace Professionals to Introduce Nearly 200 Students to Careers in Aviation
This summer both organizations are working together to increase awareness of aviation-related careers through hands-on learning for minority students and girls, ages 14-18.
Viya has announced a major network restoration milestone that positions the company to complete the restoration of wired communications in the U.S. Virgin Islands, shortly.
The Ports of the U.S. Virgin Islands recently completed its quarterly update with the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association's (FCCA) Operations Committee in Miami where cruise executives were briefed and provided feedback on port improvements.
LIAT Airlines, which suspended service in March of last year, will be back July 2. There will be round trip service between St. Thomas and Antigua on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
The winning student in each district is awarded a one-time $10,000 scholarship to be used for tuition only.