In a ceremony at the U.S. Consular Agency, John Dinkelman, Chargé d’Affaires, presented the Government of Turks and Caicos with a check for $279,620.32.
Topic: Turks & Caicos
Chief Justice Edwin Goldsbrough, who must be corrupt or incompetent, granted bail to former premier Michael Misick who had been extradited from Brazil to face allegations of corruption allegedly committed during his tenure as head of government.
Former Turks and Caicos Premier Michael Misick’s extradition was approved unanimously by Brazil’s Supreme Federal Court on Tuesday.
The Turks and Caicos Islands’ Department for the Environment and Maritime Affairs has secured $65,000 in funding from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office for a study and project on spiny lobsters in TCI waters.
The Turks and Caicos Islands government has reached an agreement with the Sandals Group in relation to ongoing investigations that involve a payment by Sandals of US$12 million to the government.
The uber-corrupt former premier of the Turks & Caicos Islands – and Obie Wilchombe’s good buddy – Michael Misick, was arrested in Brazil and will hopefully be extradited to the Turks to be tried on corruption charges.
The Turks and Caicos Independent Business Council has started Phase 2 of its battle against value added tax (VAT) in the run-up to the November 9 elections.