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BUT welcomes increased scholarships, VAT-free stimulus

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Bahamas Union of Teachers (BUT) President Belinda Wilson said yesterday while she is pleased with the continued... read more »

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Coronavirus

One more COVID-19 case in New Providence

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Health confirmed another case of COVID- 19 in New Providence today. There are now... read more »

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Natl. lunch program, school bus contracts to be slashed by a quarter

Scholarship to UB, BTVI will increase in upcoming fiscal period NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The government’s budget allocations to the Department... read more »

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CLICO payments continue, albeit decreased

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — After steadily making progress to meet its commitment to pay out CLICO policyholders over the last three... read more »

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Appellate court quashes fine for juror who vacationed during murder trial

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Court of Appeal yesterday quashed the fine of a juror who went on vacation during a... read more »

Business

Duty reduction to ramp up construction sector

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The government’s decision to reduce duty on all building materials will spur increased purchases with local building... read more »

Business

Dorian relief extensions hailed ‘huge help’

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The government’s decision to extend the Special Economic Recovery Zone (Relief Order) 2019 to December has been... read more »

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2020 Labor Day parade cancelled

AG and PLP senator clash in Senate NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Unions have decided to call off the annual Labour Day... read more »

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Churches “delighted” to resume worship in sanctuaries

Services to resume June 6; 30 percent of congregation to attend single service NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamas Christian Council President... read more »

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Govt to borrow $246 mil. to repay BEC loans

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The government has tabled a resolution to borrow $246 million to refinance two Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC)... read more »

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“Resilience” budget reveals major allocation shifts

Social safety net bolstered, while govt. looks to boost digitization transformation NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Branded as the “Resilience Bahamas Plan’,... read more »

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Crab vendors will be given designated area in New Providence

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis announced yesterday the government will seek to accommodate crabs vendors from the... read more »