Local

Tremors from 7.7 magnitude earthquake felt in the capital

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Several buildings around New Providence had to be evacuated yesterday after tremors were felt from a 7.7... read more »

Local

Fourth body found days after Haitian vessel capsizes

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Royal Bahamas Defense Force has recovered another body believed to be one of the passengers of... read more »

Business

Govt. in talks with GB utility over water charge

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The government is currently in discussions with the Grand Bahama Utility Company Limited (GBUC) over its charge... read more »

Local

Culture ministry will mediate between JCNP and Valley Boys

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Culture Minister Lanisha Rolle yesterday announced her ministry will seek to mediate the fallout between the Valley... read more »

Business

BISX records 5.79 percent year-to-date increase in All-Share Index

NASSAU, BAHAMAS- The Bahamas International Stock Exchange (BISX) All-Share Index saw a year-to-date increase of 5.79 percent. BISX yesterday released its All-Share Index... read more »

Business

Tourism partners with Airbnb to launch ‘Bahamas Sabbatical Experience’

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Airbnb and the Ministry of Tourism yesterday officially launched the ‘Bahamas Sabbatical Experience’ to afford five persons... read more »

Poll

Do you think the government should increase the minimum wage for both public and private sectors?

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Business

40 percent increase in vacation home rentals since Airbnb MOU

NASSAU, BAHAMAS-  The Bahamas has seen a 40 percent increase in vacation home rentals since signing a Memorandum of Understanding... read more »

Business

DPM: Govt. ‘cautiously optimistic’ about revised fiscal projections

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Government remains ‘cautiously optimistic’ it will beat its revised fiscal projections, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for... read more »

Breaking News

Major earthquake hits parts of Jamaica, tremors felt downtown Nassau

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A whopping 7.7 magnitude earthquake in the Caribbean seas has hit parts of Jamaica with tremors reportedly... read more »

Real Estate of Mind

REAL ESTATE OF MIND: Don’t flush away your property value

Not so fast – don’t overlook the value of  your toilet. Yeah that’s right, the toilet can have a direct... read more »

Local

Shell Saxon Superstars sweep 2019/2020 Junkanoo season

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Shell Saxon Superstars emerged as the official winners of the 2019/2020 Junkanoo season after disputed Boxing... read more »

Local

Bahamas and United States sign into force ‘historic’ Air Service Agreement

D’Aguilar: Agreement paves the way for future economic growth and increased airlift NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Bahamas and the United... read more »

Local

Dorian evacuees in U.S. expected to return home in March

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The government is expecting a “big departure” of Hurricane Dorian evacuees currently residing in the United States... read more »

Business

BEC and BPL to be added to Osborne lawsuit as ‘necessary parties’

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A Supreme Court judge has ordered that the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC)  and Bahamas Power and Light... read more »

Local

PHA urges families to pick up discharged patients

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) has issued a community announcement requesting relatives of discharges patients to urgently... read more »

Business

NAD sets up growth task force after “unprecedented” passenger volumes

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Nassau Airport Development company (NAD) has set up a growth task force to identify what changes... read more »

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Local

Jamaica roundtable talks staged to deepen U.S.-Caribbean ties

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Roundtable talks with United States Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and other Caribbean ministers were staged to... read more »

Business

Real estate market likely to see increased activity and sales in 2020

NASSAU, BAHAMAS –  The local real estate market is likely to see increased activity and sales this year, according to... read more »

Business

NAD: Fiscal year 2019 ‘best year ever’

Walkine: Higher tourist traffic created by Baha Mar proved ‘cannibalization’ fears unfounded NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Nassau Airport Development company... read more »

Breaking News

BREAKING: Valley Boys resign over Boxing Day protest

Group plans to boycott upcoming parades managed by JCNP NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Valley Boys has resigned from the Junkanoo... read more »