The Tobacco Settlement Financing Corporation is a public corporation independent of the Government of the Virgin Islands and was established by the government pursuant to the Tobacco Settlement Financing Act of 2001.
The storm brought strong winds and heavy rainfall, but with little to no impact to the territory’s tourism infrastructure.
On Tuesday, Aug. 18, the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that Fairbult Foods Inc. (Minnesota) recalled approximately 15,000 of canned Progresso soup product.
The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) has provided the following update on airport and seaport operations as inclement weather caused by Tropical Storm Laura,
The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (DLCA) Consumer Affairs Division has announced the addition of its newest page, a consumer recall page.
WAPA continues to monitor the track of Tropical Depression 13, which, from all projections, could bring tropical storm conditions in and around the territory this weekend.
V.I. Tourism has assured stakeholders that it is working closely with airline partners to ensure the territory has ample airlift during and after the current restriction on leisure travel.
The financial institution distributed the masks in three medical centers that provide direct services to the communities.
Effective Aug. 19, the Offices of the Lieutenant Governor will operate during the hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. All cashier services will be available from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily.
The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (DLCA) will have limited cashier services only for businesses that cannot pay by credit card online.