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Charlotte Amalie
Wednesday, December 8, 2021

St. John business

CHTA President Predicts Strong Winter Rebound for Caribbean Tourism

With strong health protocols in place and an increase in air service to several destinations across the region, Nicola Madden-Greig, the president of CHTA, foresees that the region’s bedrock tourism sector should flourish this winter.

Virgin Islands Port Authority Informs Vendors About DUN Numbers and SAM Registration

All vendors doing business with VIPA must have a Data Universal Number (DUNS).

USVI Charter Yacht Show to Kick Off Nov. 7; Catamaran Central Named Official Sponsor

The Charter Yacht Show kicks off Sunday, Nov. 7 at IGY Marina’s Yacht Haven Grande St Thomas. Fifty approaching yachts with their crews will exhibit, and over 130 charter brokers from the Caribbean, U.S. and Europe will attend.

Cruzan Rum $75K Donation to Connect UVI Students to High Tech Futures

Process technicians have the skills and knowledge to startup, operate, shutdown, analyze and troubleshoot industrial processes. The skills developed as a process technician are transferable to many industries.

Viya’s Customer Experience Centers to Stay Open D. Hamilton Jackson Day

The Customer Experience Centers on all three islands will be open on Monday, Nov. 1.
The cruise ship Viking Sea in port in Frederiksted St. Croix in March. (Bill Kossler photo)

Viking Ocean Cruise Ships to Resume Calls to Virgin Islands

A brief welcome ceremony is scheduled at the WICO dock where COVID-19 protocols will be observed.

SBA Offers Vets Two-Day Course on Starting a Small Business

This two-day in-person program, Boots to Business, is facilitated by subject matter experts from the Small Business Admistration and their extensive network of skilled business advisors.

Labor Department, Disability Rights Center Host Virtual Panel on Disabilities Employment

The V.I. Department of Labor continues to partner with key players in the public workforce systems to increase access to employment opportunities for all job seekers with disabilities.
A LIAT plane on the runway.

LIAT to Resume Services to STT

Caribbean airline LIAT will resume service to St. Thomas, the airline announced Tuesday. The airline has been working to resume services since its restart in November 2020. St. Thomas will be its 10th destination as it works to reconnect the Caribbean.

CHTA Launches Caribbean Travel Auction to Raise Funds for Career Development

The Caribbean Hospitality and Tourism Association offers $100,000 in prizes to raise funds to advance hospitality career development programs in the Caribbean.