Oriental Bank now will be open on Saturdays at the Altona St. Thomas branch and the Sunny Isle St. Croix branch for the convenience of the banking public.
Technology giant Mastercard announced today the launch of its Smart Islands program in the Caribbean, leading the journey towards developing smarter islands and cashless societies to strengthen economies throughout the region.
Lt. Gov. Tregenza A. Roach Esq., who also serves as the U.S. Virgin Islands Commissioner of Insurance, encourages the territory’s property owners to check their homeowner’s insurance policy and make sure it includes earthquake insurance coverage.
Jovita Carranza now serves as the 26th administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). She will lead the only federal agency exclusively dedicated to assisting small business owners and entrepreneurs.
This amount represents an adjustment owed to the USVI government based on actual certified rum excise tax collections and the remaining amount owed to the territory after an initial advance payment for the 2019 fiscal year.
The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) has received changes to its cruise schedules for the Austin “Babe” Monsanto Marine Terminal in Crown Bay, St. Thomas and the Ann E. Abramson Marine Facility in Frederiksted, St. Croix.
These funds will support WAPA in its efforts to finance upcoming management activities and reimbursement for costs associated with recovery projects initiated to reconstruct after the damages caused by Hurricane Maria in 2017.
Upon opening in the former Scotiabank locations on St. Thomas and St. Croix, Oriental will continue to use certain Scotiabank technology platforms and services for a transitional period following the closing.
As a result of action taken by the Federal Communications Commission that affects carriers nationwide, Viya’s telephone, wireless and long -distance customers will notice a decrease in the Federal Universal Service Charge (FUSC).
The Department of Labor encourages businesses to find out more about the payment process and rate calculations.