Branson is now based in Puerto Rico where he is "mobilising recovery with government and aid agencies" before he heads back to the island to help on the ground.
Branson posted photos on Twitter and Instagram showing the damage wrought on his island and wrote in a blog that climate change should be taken more seriously by governments.
The storm ripped apart the resort while Branson and his team hid in the wine cellar.
He wrote: 'I've already seen some wonderful acts of human kindness over the last few days.
Sir Richard was writing from Puerto Rico, where he said he is mobilising aid efforts and rebuilding plans for the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and the wider Caribbean. He emphasized on getting more help to the islands to rebuild homes and infrastructure. Thank you for your continuing support, it means the world to us'. The Virgin boss, who hid in the concrete wine cellar of the property when the hurricane struck on Wednesday, has previously said that the home has been "completely and utterly devastated" by the storm.
"I have never seen anything like this hurricane", he said in a blog post after the storm passed. "Necker and the whole area have been completely and utterly devastated", he said, adding that he and his staff were all "safe and well".
"Necker damage huge, but BVI #Irma story is not about Necker - about 1000s of people who've lost homes & livelihoods", he captioned another, which showed downed palm trees and parts of the home strewn about the yard.
'I'm speaking these words from a satellite phone that is just about working, but all other communications are down.
"Hurricane Irma really is storm of the century - but urge all in path of Hurricane #Jose to prepare & stay safe too", he captioned one image of dozens of boats piled up in the harbor, blown about by the high 180 miles per hour winds.
He added: "Our thoughts are with all the people and regions hit by Hurricane Irma, and all those in the U.S. communities now facing the storm".
Shares of Travelers Cos., Progressive and American International Group rose 2.6%, 1.3% and 1.2% in the pre-market, respectively. In foreign exchange, the European single currency was trading down at $1.1978 compared with $1.2030 late in NY on Friday.
He said that though he's "facing a challenge", he's confident he can beat it, like he has beaten other challenges in the past. McCain, on Sunday, said he hoped people would remember him as someone who served the United States well.
The England worldwide also laid on Alexandre Lacazette's strike as the Gunners got their Premier League campaign back on track. It might be easier to shine against a passive Bournemouth than at a throbbing Anfield, but that is hardly the point.
With Stokes scoring freely and England edging ahead of West Indies' feeble first innings score it looked ominous for the visitors. Cook was lbw to leg-spinner Bishoo's first ball of the match but Stoneman and Westley batted comfortably enough.
Lee said that Seoul would have to keep the arms until Pyongyang scraps its own nuclear development program. Nato's secretary-general said North Korean behaviour is a global threat and called for a united response.
According to a report by Android Headlines, users will probably be required to change the settings for videos on YouTube . The giant is now working with more creators who also want to expand their services with HDR technology.
It may be recalled that Samsung had earlier adopted a similar rollout strategy for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. It arrives as version number G610FDDU1BQH9, G610FODD1BQH9 and G610FDDU1BQH5 depending on the device variant.
OK? We embraced the establishment. " Donald Trump has a grasp on what's important and what's marginalia". He called the Access Hollywood tapes a "litmus test" because it showed who really supported Trump .
According to the same story, Lemar's representatives are aware that the Red Devils are interested in signing the Monaco player. Any move for the France worldwide will likely top the £89m club-record fee shelled out for Paul Pogba a year ago .
These days, the roar is real at Beaver Stadium, where Penn State has resurrected itself in the post-Joe Paterno era. After Pitt held Barkley to 22 all-purpose yards in the first half Saturday, he broke loose in the second half.
Aftershocks keep hitting quake-stung Mexico town
The 8.1-magnitude quake, which reached from Guatemala City to Mexico City, registered on the southern coast of the country. Even the iconic Angel of Independence Monument swayed as the quake's waves rolled through the city's soft soil.
China says it will back new measures against N.Korea
Moscow exports about 40,000 tons of oil to Pyonyang, a tiny percentage of Russia's overall trade, Putin said, according to Yoon. Following the conversation with Xi, the USA leader said that a military response was not his first option.
Rajnath arrives in Srinagar, holds out olive branch
A fire fight between militants and forces was also raging in Burbugh village of Imam Sahib area in southern Shopian district. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh after his arrival in Srinagar held a one-on-one meeting with the Chief Minister.
Clement: Sanches Must Earn Swansea Place
In an interview with BBC , Bony said,"I think my boys decided. But you've got to capitalise on stuff like that. I will just leave that problem with the justice.
Hingis and Murray win US Open mixed doubles title
Swiss Hingis and Britain's Murray said they fully meant to play the Australian Open together next year. The Swiss and her Taiwanese partner, Yung-Jan Chan, beat Sania Mirza and Shuai Peng 6-4, 6-4.
Power outages beginning for some in southwest Florida
Florida Crystals, about 75 miles northwest of Miami, manufactures sugar, which can be combustible under the right conditions. An NRC study blamed degraded and missing flood seals that were not discovered during checks after Fukushima .
Nobody wants to see me kiss the girl, says this actor
George Clooney feared his wife Amal would turn down his marriage proposal, because they had only been dating a few months. Sometimes in life it doesn't happen on your schedule, but you find the person that you were always supposed to be with.
Extra security for Manchester Arena benefit concert
There was tight security, with backpacks banned and armed police patrolling both the exterior and the inside concourse. But it was Noel Gallagher and his band High Flying Birds that the audience were eagerly anticipating.
Uber Is Phasing Out Fossil Fuel-Powered Cars In London
Uber intends to roll out both measures across the rest of the 40 United Kingdom towns and cities in which it operates by 2022. That same deadline also applies to a complete ban on diesel vehicles across all rides available through the app.