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GBPA principal calls for laws governing the city of Freeport to be updated

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The rules governing the city of Freeport are 70 years old and in need of a comprehensive... read more »

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Government targeting $25-$50 million from the sale of delinquent properties

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Financial Secretary Simon Wilson revealed on Thursday that the government aims to generate $25 to $50 million... read more »

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$80 million cruise port and water park project to be developed at Freeport Harbour

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Plans for an $80 million cruise port and water park at the Freeport Harbour will soon be... read more »

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DPM assures that new GB airport is in the works

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Deputy Prime Minister Chester Cooper assured Grand Bahamians on Thursday that a new airport is in the... read more »

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MORE FOR GRAND BAHAMA: Carnival Cruise Lines to invest an additional $100 million in Celebration Key

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Carnival Corporation has announced plans for an additional $100 million investment in its Celebration Key development, bringing... read more »

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AG: Bahamas supports abolishing ‘blacklists’

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas staunchly supports the abolition of so-called ‘blacklists’ in international tax policy compliance, with Attorney General... read more »

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PM: Government not supporting privatization or shutdown of state-owned enterprises

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Philip Davis stated on Wednesday that despite the continued need for significant government subsidies, the... read more »

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Tax revenue collections improve by nearly $73 million during first six months of the fiscal year

The deficit exceeded the budget forecast by $127.6 million at the halfway mark. NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Prime Minister Philip Davis... read more »

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Tax avoidance causing $200m annual revenue loss

PM announces data-driven response to stop revenue slipping through the cracks NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Philip Davis revealed on... read more »

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Opposition concerns arise over lack of global minimum corporate tax revenue infrastructure

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Opposition has expressed serious concern that the government has yet to establish the infrastructure necessary to... read more »

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Deltec denounces “meritless” allegations in new lawsuit, asserts it had no prior knowledge of FTX misconduct

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Deltec says that it will vigorously defend against what it deems as “meritless claims” amidst allegations in... read more »

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SPACE TOURISM: Ministry of Tourism, Investments and Aviation signs historic agreement with SpaceX

NASSAU, BAHAMAS  — The Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation (MOTIA) has announced it has successfully negotiated and executed a... read more »

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The Bahamas in two decade long battle with “moving target” to avoid blacklisting, laments former finance minister

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas, for the past 23 years, has been battling with a “moving target” in its efforts... read more »

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BIG BUSINESS: $510M in developments unveiled

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamian businessman His Excellency Sebas Bastian unveiled a $510M plan to construct 14 developments in New Providence... read more »

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“Smart City” infrastructure comes to Nassau Cruise Port and Downtown

NASSAU, BAHAMAS- Tourism officials have inked a three-year agreement with Aliv/Cable Bahamas and the Department of Information and Communications Technology... read more »

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Twenty-nine proposals submitted to develop solar microgrids in Family Islands

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Energy and Transport disclosed yesterday that it has received 29 proposals in response to... read more »

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Bahamas Real Estate Association defends national safety amidst rising crime concerns

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Amid the negative exposure The Bahamas has received regarding the surge in violent crime to start the... read more »

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BANKING WOES: Andros business community continues to face challenges with ABM issues

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Andros businesses continue to face challenges due to a lack of functioning automated banking machines (ABMs), with... read more »

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Commodities imports saw three percent decline in Q4 2023

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The value of commodities imported into The Bahamas in the fourth quarter of 2023 totaled just over... read more »

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BTC focuses on next-gen leaders through sponsorship of ‘The Platform’

FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA — BTC was proud to serve as a title sponsor of The Platform, a recent event held... read more »