Photo and Caption

Ministry of Communications and Works
Release Date:
Wednesday, 6 December 2017 - 10:45am

This morning, December 6, government officials including the Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE and Minister for Communications and Works, Honourable Mark Vanterpool welcomed Marella Discovery’s return to the British Virgin Islands (BVI) since Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Marella Discovery formerly known as TUI Discovery brought 1800 passengers to the shores of the BVI and will return in the next two weeks. MS Marella Celebration is expected to be in the BVI tomorrow, December 7. The return of these ships signals the Territory’s readiness for business.  (Photo credit: Ronnielle Frazer /GIS)


Nekita Turnbull

Ag. Deputy Chief Information Officer
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2730