Archive for March 2017

Coral World Announces New Arrivals

Coral World Ocean Park is happy to announce the arrival of two new sea lions. Freddie, a 620lb, 6 year-old male, and Rose, a petite 250lb, 14 year-old female, traveled on their own private charter plane with three trainers and a veterinarian to ensure their comfort and safety. The animals arrived from Florida at Cyril E. King airport on March 24th, 2017, and are adjusting well to their new home. Both Freddie and Rose were born in human care and have been engaged in educational presentations for thousands of people each year. Coral World General Curator Lee Kellar explained, “Modern…

Top 10 Incredible Places to Spend Your Money in St. Thomas

  Congratulations – you are on your way to vacation in the US Virgin Islands! Due to the incredible duty-free limit for US residents, St. Thomas offers world renowned shopping. This quick and easy guide to the ten best places to shop in St. Thomas will have you happily shopping your vacation away! 10. Charlotte Amalie Waterfront Main Street, Charlotte Amalie offers antiques, liquor, and chocolate while jewelry, watch, and gem stores line the adjoining 17th century alleyways. 9. Havensight Next to the primary cruise ship dock, this area includes Havensight Shopping Center, Buccaneer Mall, and Port of Sale, offering…

Seaborne Airlines and Vieques Air Link Enter into a Cooperative Agreement

San Juan, PR – 03/08/2017 —Seaborne Airlines and Vieques Air Link, two of Puerto Rico’s leading airlines, are pleased to announce a distribution partnership and codeshare agreement. Under this alliance, both airlines open new destinations to their respective customers. Seaborne Airlines will host Vieques Air Link’s scheduled itineraries on their reservation system. With this addition, customers have new destinations to explore with seamless connections. Added destinations include: • Culebra (CPX) • Vieques (VQS) Vieques Air Link customers will also benefit from this partnership with better connections throughout the Caribbean and stateside utilizing the Luis Muñoz Marin International Airport in San…

Commerce and Business in the USVI

The U.S. Virgin Islands offer tranquility, relaxation and the perfect opportunity for business growth. The U.S. Virgin Islands promotes economic growth, development of human and economic resources and preserving job opportunities for residents. Business owners find unique tax incentives and commerce opportunities for their new or established business. United States business owners find that conducting business in the U.S. Virgin Islands is very similar to conducting business in the United States. The U.S. Virgin Islands uses the U.S. dollar for currency and the U.S. court system for legal matters. Although the territory has the opportunity to tax income earned within…