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  • Press office
    May 2, 2013

    Superintendent of Prisons Mr. Ian Sargent has confirmed that a prisoner, Cortez Simmons has been assaulted while in custody at the Her Majesty’s Prison, Grand Turk.

    Mr. Simmons was arrested and charged in relation to the April 13, 2013 murder of Keziah Burke.

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  • Press office
    May 1, 2013

    The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports and Culture is advising the public that a National Consultation on Education is schedule to run from 6th May to 14th May, 2013. The Consultation is being undertaken in an effort to review several key areas of the national education system. 

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  • Press office
    May 1, 2013

    Today May 1, 2013 is being celebrated in the Turks and Caicos Islands as Labour Day.

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  • Press office
    April 29, 2013

    The Crown Land Unit, Attorney General’s Chambers has published the names of 88 applicants for Crown Land within the Residential Scheme No. PLS001, North West & North Central, Providenciales. The publication of the names of applicants is a requirement of Schedule 2, Part A of the Crown Land Ordinance 2012.

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  • Press office
    April 29, 2013

    The Public Works Department of the Ministry of Support Services would like to advise the general public to be on the look out for temporary traffic changes on the North to Middle Caicos Causeway this week.

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  • Press office
    April 17, 2013

    More than 500 bags of refuse and a number of derelict vehicles were collected from the streets and yards of residents of the Five Cays community on Saturday April 13, 2013. The Ministry Health and Human Services (MOHHS) has hailed the exercise a successful clean-up.

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  • Press office
    April 16, 2013

    The University of Edinburgh Business School is inviting applications for the Masters of Science in Carbon Finance at the University of Edinburgh Business School, for the academic year commencing September 2013.

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  • Press office
    April 15, 2013

    Dr.  Virgina Clerveaux, head of TCIG Department of Disaster Management and Emergencies (DDME) will represent the Turks and Caicos Islands at the 4th Meeting of the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) to be held in Belize, from April 17-18, 2013.

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  • Press office

    As TCIG continues to improve its service to the public, the public is hereby informed that the offices of Social Development and Gender Affairs throughout the islands will be closed on Friday 19th April, 2013 to facilitate a training exercise.                       

    In cases of emergency, please use the following contacts:

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  • Press office

    As an alternative to the introduction of Value Added Tax (VAT) the TCI Government will focus on improving the collection of revenue and the levels of compliance and audit of the existing tax structure as well as consider new revenue generating measures. 

    As a result the business community and the general public should be aware of the following:

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