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Gibson: Police investigation launched into WSC contract under PLP

Corp. chairman also reveals civil suit in the pipeline NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A police investigation has been launched into matters... read more »

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PM downplays Golden Isles MP’s resignation

PLP commend Miller on not buckling to party pressure NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis last night scoffed... read more »

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House passes vote of confidence in PM

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – After amending a motion tabled by the opposition seeking a no confidence vote in Prime Minister Dr.... read more »

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Dames says ACP Strachan’s reassignment not personal

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Minister of National Security Marvin Dames assured yesterday that the reassignment of Assistance Commissioner of Police Kendal... read more »

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Education minister requests police investigation in viral child-beating video

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The government has launched an investigation into a video of a woman hitting a school-aged girl in... read more »

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PHA refute termination claims of junior doctors union

Sands says it is unfortunate emotions of Bahamian people “played upon” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Contrary to claims from the Bahamas... read more »

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Business

DPM confirms talks with banks over application of insurance pay-outs

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Deputy Prime Minister K Peter Turnquest yesterday confirmed that he recently had discussions with the commercial banks over... read more »

Local

Wells defends post office Town Centre Mall move

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The productivity of the general post office operations has improved from a ‘meager’ 10 per cent to... read more »

Business

Leno completes $103 million acquisition of Bank of The Bahamas’ trust portfolio

NASSAU, BAHAMAS- Leno Corporate Services yesterday announced it has successfully completed the $103 million acquisition of Bank of The Bahamas’... read more »

Business

200 government services to get online upgrade within five years

NASSAU, BAHAMAS- The Minnis administration plans to put at least 200 government services online within five years, a move which... read more »

Breaking News

BREAKING: Golden Isles MP resigns from FNM

Second FNM MP to resign from party NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Golden Isles MP Vaughn Miller has resigned from the Free... read more »

Local

FNM parliamentarians ‘still rockin’ with Doc’

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis walked into the Lower House flanked by Free National Movement (FNM) parliamentarians... read more »

Local

Back from forced vacation, ACP Strachan sent to security post

Nassau, Bahamas –After being forced to take more than eight months of accumulated vacation, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Kendal... read more »

Business

DPM: No provision in current budget for public sector minimum wage increase

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – There is no provision in the current budget for a public sector minimum wage increase, Deputy Prime... read more »

Local

Junior doctors union wants govt. gone

Bassett claims PHA seeking to fire 20 doctors at Christmas – but minister says its a misinformation campaign NASSAU, BAHAMAS... read more »

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RBPF promotion exercise underway

PSA says process to date “transparent and very fair” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The latest police promotion exercise is underway with... read more »

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UN rep. warns structural vulnerabilities could cause Bahamas to backslide on human development score

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Regional Advisor Kenroy Roach yesterday warned concerted effort is required to address... read more »

Local

Anonymous sponsor to provide rental assistance for evicted Hurricane Dorian evacuees

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – An anonymous sponsor has come forward to cover the housing costs of nearly 65 Hurricane Dorian evacuees... read more »

Business

‘Strong progress’ made in labour negotiations with hotel union

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Bahamas Hotel and Employers Association (BHEA) president Russell Miller said yesterday “strong progress” is being made... read more »

Business

Engineer: Private industry needs more engagement in post Dorian recovery

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Bahamas Society of Engineers (BSE) president yesterday expressed his ‘disappointment’ that private industry professionals have not... read more »