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US Members of Congress urge govt to reconsider BPC oil deal

Letter: Bahamian govt will require financial assistance from the US to address any oil spill NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Some 17... read more »

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UN commission removes cannabis from “world’s most dangerous drugs” list

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs today voted to remove cannabis and cannabis resin from its list... read more »

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Turnquest resigns, PM accepts

PM to serve as interim minister of finance Third Cabinet minister to resign  NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert... read more »

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Atlantis to resume operations in a “bubble” before year’s end

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — When Atlantis Paradise Island reopens sometime before the end of the year, the resort will operate under... read more »

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SICK AGAIN: Nurses call foul over ‘hidden’ shift system clause

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Nurses in Grand Bahama are reportedly calling in sick today amid revelations that a long-protested shift system... read more »

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House Speaker expects widespread quarantine of Parliament after staffer tests positive for COVID-19

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Speaker of the House of Assembly Halson Moultrie said he expects all parliamentarians and staff who attended... read more »

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Suspected case of COVID-19 at Columbus Primary School

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Health is investigating a suspected case of COVID-19 among a staff member at Columbus... read more »

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Barbershop, salons to open nationwide

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — As the phased opening on the country begins tomorrow, Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis announced barbershops and salons... read more »

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Ministry of Health HQ sanitized after worker tests positive

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Health’s Headquarters on Meeting and Augusta Streets will be deep cleaned and sanitized today... read more »

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97 new COVID-19 cases, two additional deaths under investigation

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Health has reported 97 new cases of COVID-19, adding two additional deaths are now... read more »

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Health officials record 110 new COVID-19 cases

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Health recorded 110 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday, and another non-COVID related death. The... read more »

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Plane crashes in waters off Treasure Cay, Abaco

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Aircraft Accident Investigation Authority is presently investigating an accident that took place in waters off Treasure... read more »

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REOPEN: PM announces Aug 31 resumption of commercial activity

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis has announced the reopening of commercial activity with certain restrictions next Monday,... read more »

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COVID death toll increases to 46

Recovered cases nearly triple NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Two more people with COVID-19 have died, health officials confirmed today. According to... read more »

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Two more COVID deaths, 62 new cases

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Health yesterday reported two additional COVID-19 deaths alongside 62 new confirmed cases. This brings... read more »

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PM reverses full lockdown restrictions for New Providence

Food stores to open tomorrow until further notice NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis has announced a turnaround... read more »

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PM orders immediate full lockdown for New Providence

14 new infections and one more death reported today Grand Bahama lockdown extended for another week Full lockdown for New... read more »

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Opposition leader, senator at hospital

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Leader of The Opposition Philip Davis and Senator Dr Michael Darville are at hospital being examined... read more »

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ZNS headquarters closed for cleaning after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Broadcasting Corporation of The Bahamas headquarters will be closed today for deep cleaning and sanitization after... read more »

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GB Shipyard terminates 67 workers

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Labour minister Dion Foulkes has confirmed the termination of 67 workers at the Grand Bahama Shipyard Limited.... read more »