Press Releases

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 › The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) announces that a public hearing for the V.I. Economic Development Commission, a subsidiary entity of the USVIEDA, will be held on Thursday, December 22, 2016 beginning at 9 a.m. via videoconference feed between 8000 Nisky Shopping...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 ›   CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – December 13, 2016 – The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) advises the general public that the USVIEDA office in the districts of St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix will be closed on Friday, December 16, 2016 to allow...
Sunday, December 11, 2016 ›                                       USVIEDA's Enterprise Zone Commission to host viewing of proposed community plans                                                      for the neighborhoods of Savanne and Downstreet on St. Thomas CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – December 9...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 ›                VIEDC Governing Board to Hear Matters on Applications from Five Businesses Regarding VIEDC Tax Benefits CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – December 5, 2016 – The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) announces that a public hearing for the V.I...
Friday, November 25, 2016 ›                                                                                USVIEDA Encourages USVI Community to “Shop Small” This Holiday Season CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – November 23, 2016 - To encourage the U.S. Virgin Islands community to support local, small...
Friday, October 28, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – October 28, 2016 - The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) joined public and private sector organizations nationwide in recognizing National Manufacturing Month in October which highlights the importance of the U.S....
Friday, October 28, 2016 ›                             Enterprise Zone Commission Hosts its Second B2B Event to Assist Local Buyers, Small Manufacturers CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – October 28, 2016 - Local private sector buyers recently met with small manufacturers in the Territory during a...
Friday, October 21, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – October 21, 2016 – The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) advises the general public that the USVIEDA office in the districts of St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix will open at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 24, 2016 following...
Saturday, October 15, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – October 14, 2016 - The U.S. Virgin Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) Board Meeting that adjourned with the V.I. Economic Development Commission Public Hearing on Thursday, October 13, 2016 will continue with VIEDC Governing Board Decision...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 ›                                                                USVIEDA’s Economic Development Bank to receive third allotment of funds                                                         for federal loan guarantee program to help V.I. small businesses, grow local economy CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St...
Friday, September 23, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands  –  September  23, 2016 - Residents, including business owners and government officials, recently gathered for Town Hall Meetings at the V.I. Small Business Development Center Training Facilities to learn about the V.I. Economic Development...
Sunday, September 11, 2016 ›           V.I. Economic Development Commission to Host Open Discussion on St. Croix, St. Thomas About the VIEDC Program CHARLOTTE AMALIE, ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands  –  September  9, 2016 –   For individuals who are interested in learning about the requirements for participating in the V.I....
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 › 12 Students to Graduate from EntrepreNow USVIEDA’s Enterprise Zone Commission wraps up six-week pilot summer entrepreneurship program in the U.S. Virgin Islands CHARLOTTE AMALIE,  St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands - August 17, 2016 - The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA)...
Thursday, August 11, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – August 10 2016 – The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) advises the general public that the USVIEDA office in the districts of St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix will open at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 15, 2016 following...
Friday, July 8, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – July 8, 2016 – To help reduce the amount of vacant and abandoned buildings within the enterprise zones of the U.S. Virgin Islands that need to be rehabilitated, residents and business owners of properties in Christiansted, Frederiksted, Savanne-...
Friday, June 17, 2016 › USVIEDA representatives to promote business opportunities in the U.S. Virgin Islands to foreign, domestic investorsCHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – June 17, 2016 - In its efforts to continue promoting the benefits of doing business in the U.S. Virgin Islands to attract new...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – June 15, 2016 – The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) advises the general public that USVIEDA offices in the districts of St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix will open at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 17, 2016 following the...
Friday, May 27, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands - May 27, 2016 – The U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA) announced today that on Thursday during an executive session of a Governing Board Decision Meeting held by the V.I. Economic Development Commission (VIEDC), the VIEDC...
Monday, May 23, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – May 23, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) announces that Governing Board Decision Meetings will be held by the Economic Development Commission, Economic Development Bank and the Enterprise Zone Commission, subsidiary...
Monday, May 9, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – May 9, 2016 – The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) announces the following:Public Hearing: A public hearing by the Economic Development Commission, a subsidiary entity of the VIEDA, will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 9...
Friday, April 22, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands - April 22, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Commission (“VIEDC”), a subsidiary entity of the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (“VIEDA”), notifies all interested persons of its Governing Board Decision Meeting which will...
Thursday, April 21, 2016 › In keeping with its focus on the connection between town revitalization and economic development in the U.S. Virgin Islands, V.I. residents and business owners within the enterprise zones in the USVI, along with the general public, are invited to an Open House hosted by the Enterprise Zone...
Thursday, April 14, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – April 14, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Commission (VIEDC), a subsidiary entity of the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA), will continue to host its 2016 Community Education Initiative for high school students...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – April 13, 2016 - Over 100 students from the Career and Technical Education Program at the Ivanna Eudora Kean High School and the Charlotte Amalie High School on St. Thomas recently received information about the Virgin Islands Economic Development...
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – April 12, 2016 – The V.I. Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) announces the following:Public Hearing:   A public hearing for the Economic Development Commission will be held on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 9 a.m. at 8000 Nisky Shopping Center,...
Monday, April 4, 2016 ›                      VIEDC to kick off education initiative at Ivanna Eudora Kean High School on St. Thomas CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – April 3, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Commission (VIEDC), a subsidiary entity of the Virgin Islands Economic Development...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – March 23, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority advises the general public that the VIEDA office on St. Croix located at No. 116 King St. closed at 3PM today due to a lack of water supply at the office caused by a broken...
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – March 9, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) through its subsidiary entity, the Economic Development Bank (EDB), announces the launch of its “Loan Amnesty Program 2016” for all EDB delinquent borrowers. This program...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands - March 8, 2016 - The Enterprise Zone Commission, the Board of Directors and staff of the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority, in collaboration with Virgin Islands Senator Myron D. Jackson, invite the general public to a Community Open...
Sunday, March 6, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands - March 6, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Commission (“VIEDC”), a subsidiary entity of the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (“VIEDA”), notifies all interested persons in accordance Virgin Islands law of its Governing...
Sunday, March 6, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands - March 6, 2016 - The Virgin Islands Economic Development Commission (“VIEDC”) will be holding a public hearing on Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 9 a.m. for certain entities to show cause why tax exemption benefits should not be revoked, suspended, or...
Monday, February 8, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – February 8, 2016 – The V.I. Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) announces the following:Public Hearing: A public hearing for the Economic Development Commission will be held on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 9 a.m. at 8000 Nisky Shopping Center...
Friday, February 5, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – February 4, 2016 - Continued efforts are being made by the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) to encourage small-to-medium-size businesses that have been affected by Tropical Storms Otto and Tomas to take advantage of its Post-...
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 › CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – January 5, 2016 – The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) advises the general public that the VIEDA offices in the districts of St. Thomas-St. John and St. Croix will open at 10 a.m. on Friday, January 8, 2016 following the VIEDA...