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Teacher dies after car crashes into utility pole in Andros

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Andros recorded its first traffic fatality for the year after a woman crashed into a utility pole... read more »

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ACP Fernander deployed to Ministry of Health for a year

Veteran cop to head security at Public Hospitals Authority NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Assistant Commissioner of Police Clayton Fernander has been... read more »

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PM stages town hall to launch party’s 2022 election campaign

Minnis says PLP govt. would ‘empty’ the treasury NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis suggested last night that... read more »

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Trial begins for three men accused of 2013 Fox Hill mass shooting

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The trial of three men accused of killing four people and wounding seven others during a 2013... read more »

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Minnis to ‘prison warden’: Get ready to free our young people

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis last night gave notice to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services to... read more »

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Woman dies in hospital after getting hit by car

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A woman succumbed to her injuries in hospital after she was hit by a car while walking... read more »

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Davis: PM marijuana support “public relations gimmickry”

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Davis yesterday called the prime minister’s recent proclamations of support toward... read more »

Business

Despite losses, Bahamasair ‘critical’ to country’s tourism infrastructure – says minister

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Tourism Minister Dionisio D’Aguilar yesterday defended Bahamasair as a ‘critical’ component to this nation’s tourism sector. D;Aguilar... read more »

Business

D’Aguilar laments Grand Bahama’s ‘lack of scale’

Minister says island needs Grand Lucayan revival as additional room inventory will drive airlift NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Tourism Minister Dionisio... read more »

Business

Drone delivery service takes flight

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A Bahamian drone delivery service is rolling out its last-mile delivery service in the first quarter of... read more »

Local

Duty slashed on environmentally friendly items

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A communication issued by the Ministry of Finance declared that environmentally friendly items are now duty free.... read more »

Business

D’Aguilar: 2019 another record year for tourism arrivals

‘Off the chart year’ were it not for Hurricane Dorian NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Bahamas recorded another ‘record year’ for... read more »

Business

Government agrees to lift downtown Nassau height restrictions

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Government has agreed in principle to lift downtown Nassau’s height restrictions which would accommodate condominiums and residential... read more »

Business

CWC maintains corporate family rating with stable outlook

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Bahamas Telecommunications Company’s immediate parent Cable and Wireless Communication (CWC) has maintained its Ba3 corporate family... read more »

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Shell Saxons Superstars named official winners of Boxing Day parade after penalty repealed

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – After protesting the unofficial results of the 2019 Boxing Day Parade, the Independent Review Committee (IRC) has... read more »

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PM supports release of prisoners with small amounts of marijuana convictions

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis yesterday suggested that cannabis reform laws are on the horizon, as he... read more »

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Government and The Pointe developer at odds over labour force ratio

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The government is ‘very disappointed’ over the disproportionate ratio of Bahamians versus non-Bahamians currently employed at The... read more »

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Marijuana commission moved from Ministry of Health to protect integrity, says Minnis

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday defended his decision to remove the Bahamas National Commission on Marijuana... read more »

Business

Bahamasair jets ready for US re-entry by end of the week

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Bahamasair managing director Tracy Cooper says the airline’s jets that were blocked from flying to the United... read more »

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Preliminary report is in, but Marijuana Commission work ongoing

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Despite turning over its preliminary report to the prime minister yesterday, the work of the Bahamas National... read more »