British Virgin Islands

Where Norwegian is Heading in 2019-20

Norwegian Cruise Line is preparing to deploy its newest ships from convenient North American homeports and beyond.<p>During the fall and winter of 2019 …

Caribbean

EU recommends removing Panama and 7 others from tax haven blacklist

European officials have recommended that eight countries, including Panama and Tunisia be moved from the EU’s tax haven blacklist to its grey list, …

OECD

Panama probes ex-officials in graft network suspected of taking bribes

PANAMA CITY: Panamanian prosecutors are investigating a network of over 30 people that includes former high-level officials suspected of taking …

Corruption

US Govt Brands Torrent, Streaming & Cyberlocker Sites As Notorious Markets

In its annual “Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets” the office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has listed a long list of …

Copyright

US$500,000 solidarity fund to assist NACAC federations rebuild

IAAF President Sebastian Coe visited Puerto Rico today to continue discussions and on this occasion hear first-hand about the devastating damage …

IAAF

Trinidad waits on British judges’ death row ruling as murders soar

Case will have repercussions for countries that still carry out executions and those that recognise jurisdiction of privy council<p>Five British judges will this week consider whether a prisoner who may be mentally ill should remain on death row after a Caribbean court convicted him of murdering …

Law (UK)

31 Best Warm-Weather Vacations

1 of 31<p>Anguilla<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 31<p>Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico<p>3 of 31<p>Nicaragua<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 31<p>Puerto Rico<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 31<p>Curaçao<p>Advertisement<p>6 …

Beaches

World’s Biggest King Mackerel

King mackerel are one of the most widely targeted species in the western Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. Tactics vary from trolling deep-diving …

Fishing

Brexit talks latest: EU to target UK tax haven territories as trade negotiations begin

Demands to open up Britain’s shady network of overseas tax havens are set to be used by the EU as leverage to force concessions during Brexit trade …

Brexit

Trump’s tax reforms won’t bring back offshore money – he is just creating another tax haven in the US

When Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of being a serial tax dodger for decades, he replied without hesitation: "That makes me smart".<p>The …

Fraud

Barack Obama Is in His Element on David Letterman’s New Netflix Series

Barack Obama was just fifty-five years old when he left the White House, and there was much speculation regarding how he might occupy himself in the years that followed. My vote, formed after watching his breezy facility during one of his appearances on “Late Show with David Letterman,” was that he …

Award Shows

Trump condo sales indicate possible money laundering, says report

More than a fifth of all Trump condo sales were all-cash transactions by shell companies<p>More than 1,300 Trump condominiums selling for a total of $1.5 billion since the 1980s were bought by secretive shell companies in all-cash transactions, according to a new, exhaustive BuzzFeed report on …

Corruption

Canadian government put into third-party management by Indigenous Services algorithm

In what’s being described as a colossal computer malfunction, the entire Canadian government has been thrown into third-party management by an …

Indigenous Peoples

Collaboration: Scouring the Paradise Papers, with almost 400 new friends

New York Times investigations editor Mike McIntire at the Munich meeting about Paradise Papers.<p>Published on<p>January 11, 2018<p>Reporting by<p>WORKING …

ICIJ

Tsunami alert for Puerto Rico after 7.6-magnitude earthquake in Caribbean

Warning center urges action to be taken in disaster-hit British and US Virgin Islands too after powerful quake<p>A tsunami alert has been issued for Puerto Rico and the US and British Virgin Islands after a 7.6-magnitude earthquake struck in a region still reeling from two hurricanes.<p>The US Tsunami …

Earthquakes

Tsunami warning issued after undersea quake off coast of Honduras

The US National Weather Service has issued a tsunami warning for the coasts of the Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Mexico, Honduras, Cuba, Belize, San …

Earthquakes

Celebrity Cruises is expanding the highly anticipated inaugural season of Celebrity Edge

<b>Celebrity Cruises</b> is expanding the highly anticipated inaugural season of <b>Celebrity Edge</b> as the transformational new ship will be completed three …

Cruise Ships

'Violent' earthquake strikes off Honduras coast and rattles Central America's north

A 7.6-magnitude earthquake that struck near remote islands belonging to Honduras on Tuesday was felt across northern Central America.<p>The quake …

Earthquakes

Rocky Mountain Institute

RMI Experts Answer Your Questions, Volume 2<p>We Field Questions from the RMI Community on Everything from Carpooling to Hurricanes<p>January 10, 2018 | …

Energy

The Irma Diaries: Hurricane Irma Survivor Stories Should Be a Climate Change Wake-Up Call

By Lornet Turnbull<p>There's a popular quote often attributed to Mark Twain that was used in a radio ad in the Virgin Islands many years ago: "Everybody …

Climate

Don’t Let The Name Fool You – Virgin Could Prove Perfectly Capable When It Comes To Screwing The NHS

Is it rational to be quite so afraid of privatisation in the NHS?<p>Bloomberg via Getty Images<p>The business of delivering NHS care is booming apparently, …

Richard Branson

The Three Category 5 Tropical Cyclones of 2017 by Dr. Jeff Masters | Category 6

<i>Dr. Jeff Masters</i> · January 1, 2018, 10:00 AM EST<p>We don't yet know what 2018 will bring our planet in the way of tropical cyclones, but a striking …

Weather

Can cruise lines ensure shore excursions they offer are safe?

How safe are shore excursions for cruise line passengers?That’s a question that resurfaces after highly publicized accidents such as last month’s …

Cruise Ships

How Three European Oligarchs Looted 100s Of Millions From Ukraine

<b>Three Ukrainian oligarchs traded part of around $1.5bn in illicit assets traced to cronies of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich,</b> an …

Corruption

5 reasons to travel to the British Virgin Islands now

<b>Select departures to the British Virgin Islands are now on sale for 30% off! Click here to learn more.</b><p>In September 2017, the British Virgin Islands …

Virgin Islands

Liquidity problems pushed Vitals to seek concession sale

Vitals Global Healthcare ran into liquidity problems and is still negotiating a price for its 30-year hospitals concession to American healthcare …

Malta

VVIP chopper deal: ED seeks Michel’s extradition

The Enforcement Directorate has moved a request for the extradition of Christian Michel, alleged “middleman” in the VVIP helicopter deal, from the …

Corruption

Roma - Atalanta Live Streaming and TV Listings, Live Scores, News, Videos - January 6, 2018 - Italy Serie A

Roma - Atalanta International Coverage<p>Verified International TV Listings by country for this match<p>Content disclaimer:<p>The published listings of live, …

Roma

The Moorings, Sunsail Reopen BVI Yacht Charter Base

The Moorings and Sunsail have reopened their joint yacht charter base at Road Town, Tortola, in the British Virgin Islands.<p>A combined fleet of 100 …

Sailing

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 13<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 13<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

Beaches