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RT Park Unveils Vision for the 'Virgin Islands Tech Village' in Estate Lower Love

Staff Consortium | August 06, 2020

The Research and Technology Park (RTPark) on Thursday announced its proposed construction of the Virgin Islands Tech Village in Estate Lower Love, in accordance with the legislative mandate of promoting sustainable economic development that created the RTPark back in 2002.  The Virgin Islands Tech Village will consist of 60 units of residential housing, 10,500 square feet of commercial space, a 120 room teaching hotel, a 300-person capacity conference center, and a solar microgrid, said the RT Park. It will also include significant agricultural investment, with 60 percent of the land dedicated to agricultural use, ranging from farming to innovative programs and agribusiness development.  The project, estimated to cost around $40 Million, will serve as another step in the economic revitalization of St. Croix. RTPark Executive Director, Peter…

It's Safe to Shop of Plaza Extra East, Dept. of Health…

Staff Consortium | July 31, 2020

ST. CROIX — A rumor that warned residents to steer clear of Plaza Extra East because someone at the…

BVI Awards US-Based Firm Contract to Build Solar Power…

Staff Consortium | July 20, 2020

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, CMC – Power52, a US-based solar energy company, has been awarded the…

The Fred Hotel on St. Croix is on Sale for $6.8 Million

Staff Consortium | July 15, 2020

The Fred Hotel, majority-owned by two businessmen, has been put up for sale for the asking price of…

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UVI Offering Anti-Money Laundering Certificate Program

Staff Consortium | June 17, 2020

UVI CELL in association with the Anti-Money Laundering & Financial Crimes (AMLFC) Institute, will be offering industry professionals the opportunity to earn a certificate in the field of Anti-Money La...

Kamal Latham Resigns From EDA

Ernice Gilbert | June 10, 2020

Kamal Latham, who served as the V.I. Economic Development Authority's chief executive officer from May 2018, resigned this week from the position.  The resignation takes effect in July, the Consorti...

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