Broadcasting Corporation and BCPOU sign three-year agreement

Broadcasting Corporation and BCPOU sign three-year agreement

NASSAU, BAHAMAS– The Broadcasting Corporation of the Bahamas (BCB) signed a three-year industrial agreement with the Bahamas Communications & Public Officers Union (BCPOU) on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the ZNS compound.

Included in the agreement is a $900 lump sum payment and a four per cent annual salary increase for line staff.

The signatories for the agreement were BCB Chairman Mike Smith and BCPOU executives including President Deno Rolle, Vice-President Patrick Ferguson, and Treasurer Ulric Mortimer.

Also in attendance were Parliamentary Secretary for Information and Communication in the Office of the Prime Minister, Pakesia Parker-Edgecombe; General Manager of BCB, Kayleaser Deveaux-Isaacs; Senator the Hon. Jamal Moss; as well as BCB Board members and executives.

Pictured during signing are Mike Smith, fourth right; Deno Rolle, first left; and looking on, Pakesia Parker-Edgecombe, first right, and Kayleaser Deveaux-Isaacs, third right.  (BIS Photos/Derek Smith)