Virgin Islands target UK

The British Virgin Islands are gearing up for an assault on the UK C&I market with two fam trips in 2006. BVI regional marketing manager Lynne Morris said: “The BVIs are established leisure tourism destinations, but this is the first time they have targeted the C&I market. “Corporate groups that have already held incentives in Barbados and Antigua are now starting to look at the BVIs and planners from three major engineering and building firms in the UK are heading out there for final inspections next month.” The agency fam trip will take place in May, with a corporate buyer trip earmarked for later in the year. Interested buyers should email lmorris@bvi.org.uk.

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