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A land of one's own
We associate them with royalty, pop stars, business tycoons and the Hollywood jetset: paradise islands, where the owners rule supreme.
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Where Worlds Collide
London's Laundry Business
Britain's ruling class has decayed not just to the point where Mr. Cameron is considered a man of exceptional talent, but to where its first priority is protecting its percentage on Russian money - even as Russian armored personnel carriers rumble around the streets of Sevastopol.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Letter of Intent for Lara & Kiwanda to Sell Coal Interests to Nebo Expires
Lara and Kiwanda may re-examine the proposed transaction with Nebo in the coming weeks, but in any case intend to continue to seek a transaction to advance and develop the Colombian interests.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Project Green Machine Launches with Delivery of Recycled Computers to ...
Fresh Mango , one of the leading IT companies in the British Virgin Islands, has founded Project Green Machine in association with the Rotary Club Sunrise of Road Town to ' recycle, repair and repurpose ' broken and unwanted computer equipment with the goal of improving access to computers and technology for the BVI's school children.
On a Boat in the BVIs
Live on a boat instead of a hotel? With a family? Fathom's Malia McKinnon Frame was skeptical - and then she tried it.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Huffington Post
The Long March's Final Destination: The British Virgin Islands
The Long March was one of the most important events of the 20th century. Mao Zedong's Communist army's retreat covered 6,000 miles of arduous Chinese countryside.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Walkers Receives Highest Rankings in Chambers' Asia-Pacific 2014 Guide
The latest rankings published by premier legal directory Chambers and Partners in its 2014 Asia-Pacific Guide has reaffirmed Walkers' position as the leading pan-Asian provider of offshore legal services.
Luxoft Holding, Inc Schedules a Conference Call to Provide the Update on Operations in Ukraine
TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands & NEW YORK -- -- Luxoft Holding, Inc , a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base, today announced that Dmitry Loschinin, CEO and President, will review Luxoft operations in Ukraine on Tuesday, March 4 th at 9 a.m. EST.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
A New Age now begins
The West is blinking in disbelief Vladimir Putin just invaded Ukraine. German diplomats, French Eurocrats and American pundits are all stunned.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Virgin Islands Daily News
Port Authority to raise ferry fares to BVI Marine tariffs for BVI-USVI ferries
The dock at the Red Hook Ferry Terminal on St. Thomas shows wear and damage. The V.I. Port Authority will use proceeds from a proposed increase in the rates for ferry trips to the British Virgin Islands to repair at ferry docks and facilities across the island.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Play LA Inc. Retains Top BVI Law Firm Harney Westwood & Riegels to Act in NFC Data Inc.
Tortola, British Virgin Islands, February 26, 2014 /FSC/ - Play LA Inc to represent its interests against NFC Data Inc., and NFC Data Inc.'s related parties.
UTi Warns About Danger Of Defaulting On Its Debt
The British Virgin Islands-based transportation logistics company, whose Nasdaq shares were trading at $11.46 midday Wednesday, has obtained waivers from its lenders through April 15, which will provide some time to implement a plan to refinance some existing debt through the issuance of $675 million in new securities.
10 best Caribbean resorts for the 1%
With over 500 acres and 25 sugary white sand beaches trimmed by tropical fauna, the Islands of Copperfield Bay in the Bahamas accommodate just 24 guests in five spectacular beach houses.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Best of the rest tonight: Permission Impossible: Britain's...
The Mirror's TV previewer sees two very different programmes about housing and the return of a superior US crime drama One man's grand design is another man's concrete carbuncle as this emotive series about planning officers and planning committees returns.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Senior Management Changes at Cibc Firstcaribbean
CIBC First Caribbean has announced two changes to its Senior Executive Team. Managing Director of Retail and Business Banking, Mr. Mark St. Hill has assumed responsibility for the Bank's regional International Banking portfolio.
The Moultrie News
Mount Pleasant residents Sandy Watson, and friend, were surprised to find out that Captain Bryan Hobcroft, of the cruise ship they were on, was also from Mount Pleasant.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
G20 to stop global tax havens
THE G20 and the OECD are taking steps to put an end to global tax havens and make sure multinationals and digital companies pay their fair share.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
South China Morning Post
Fugitive tycoon Zeng Wei's offshore holdings tied to loan scandal
Fugitive mainland Chinese tycoon Zeng Wei, who is facing extradition to Hong Kong from the United States, is tied to at least five offshore companies, including one that was involved in a multimillion-dollar bribes-for-loans racket investigated by the ICAC, leaked company documents show.
Caribbean islands agree to swap diesel power for renewable sources
IN a joint effort to unlock opportunities on scaling renewable energy projects across the Caribbean-basin, Carbon War Room and Rocky Mountain Institute has brokered commitments from the British Virgin Islands, Colombia, Dominica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, and the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Grant Thornton loses disclosure battle in Tchenguiz UK lawsuit
Grant Thornton, the UK auditor named in a legal battle between Vincent and Robert Tchenguiz and the Serious Fraud Office , on Thursday lost an appeal against a court order forcing it to hand over sensitive documents to the property moguls.