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NEW YORK, USA (AP) — Virgin Atlantic, the airline founded by British businessman Richard Branson, filed Tuesday for protection in US bankruptcy court as it tries to survive the virus pandemic that is hammering the airline industry. The airline made the Chapter 15 filing in US federal bankruptcy court in New York after a proceeding […]

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Port of Spain – The UK Government-funded Darwin Initiative has announced the projects funded under this year’s Darwin Plus scheme which provides grants to projects working on environmental issues in the UK Overseas Territories. One of the successful projects in this latest funding round is a joint project being delivered by the UK Centre for […]

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Virgin Atlantic announced yesterday that it would resume its flights to the Caribbean in August. The airline had earlier announced that services from London Heathrow are expected to resume from July 20. Virgin Atlantic said flights from Barbados to London Heathrow will start on August 2. It said flights from Antigua, […]

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Virgin Atlantic one of the leading carriers of British passengers to the Caribbean has sent about one third of all its workers home and is scaling back on its operation. The airline not unlike many of the other major carriers has been hard hit by the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic.
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(AFP) — Virgin Atlantic will cut over 3,000 jobs — around a third of staff — as the coronavirus pandemic grounds planes worldwide, the British carrier part-owned by tycoon Richard Branson announced Tuesday. With the virus having decimated international air travel over the past two months, Virgin said it was obliged to make the cuts ...

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BBC News:- Sir Richard Branson has pledged his luxury island resort as collateral to help get a UK government bailout of his stricken airline Virgin Atlantic. The billionaire Virgin Group boss said in an open letter to staff he was not asking for a handout, but a commercial loan, believed to be £500m. The airline’s survival […]

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(PRESS RELEASE) — Following the successful launch of the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism’s Division of Festivals’ online gatherings earlier this month, an expanded Virtual Carnival experience will now be available to a worldwide audience. Ian Turnbull, Director of the Division of Festivals, announced that following the premiere of the ‘Home Wuk’ series, which ...

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(PRESS RELEASE) — Beginning Wednesday, March 25, 2020, the U.S. Virgin Islands will close its doors to all visitors for 30 days, joining other destinations in global efforts to help stop the spread of Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). With 17 positive cases and more expected from pending tests, Governor Albert Bryan Jr. said safeguarding the health ...

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