SBDC hosts town hall meeting

NASSAU, Bahamas – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Peter Turnquest addressed the Small Business Development Centre’s... read more »


Royal Fidelity raises $134,750,000 for NAD

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Royal Fidelity Merchant Bank & Trust on Wednesday announced  that it served as the Co-Placement Agent with CIBC... read more »


IMF recommends more “equitable” tax system for The Bahamas

Report points to capital gains tax and income tax NASSAU, BAHAMAS – While the Minnis administration has assured that it... read more »


Govt. to scale back certain projects in upcoming budget

Revenue collection will get on track by year’s-end NASSAU, BAHAMAS – As the government seeks to reign in on expenditure... read more »


Scotiabank using technology to help customers control their money

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Scotiabank on Thursday announced new enhancements to its Alerts feature to give customers more control of their... read more »


Pintard: Min. of Agriculture making ‘steady progress’ in support for local produce

NASSAU, BAHAMAS –  While the Ministry of Agriculture is still grappling with getting local wholesalers to sell mostly Bahamian-grown produce,... read more »


Should The Bahamas independently review any vaccine approved by PAHO for wide distribution?

  • Yes (72%)
  • No (24%)
  • Unsure (4%)
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Symonette: WTO accession negotiations must consider vulnerabilities of the Bahamian economy 

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – During the 4th Meeting of the Working Party on the Accession of The Bahamas to the World... read more »


Government secures IDB loans for e-services; and for stabilization in the event of natural disaster

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis is preparing the country for a digital public service, and for financial... read more »


BDB seeks to strengthen partnership with OAS

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – In continuation of its Strategic Priorities, The Bahamas Development Bank (BDB) recently met with the country’s representative... read more »


Central Bank relaunches award-winning financial literacy campaign

April 1 marks the start of financial literacy month NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Central Bank of the Bahamas (Central Bank)... read more »


Legislation to facilitate growth in local crypto market out for public consultation

DARE Bill to regulate digital assets and registered exchanges NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Draft legislation has been put forward to give... read more »


Central Bank: Bahamas economy sustained “upward trajectory”

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Bahamas’ economy continued to experience “upward trajectory” in February as an increase in long-stay visitors underpinned... read more »


Consumer price index reflects drop in cost of key services and goods

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The latest Consumer Price Index (CPI) shows a decline in the cost of key basic goods and... read more »


Sumner expresses hope about Grand Lucayan deal

Urges managers to take the most reasonable VSEP offer   NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Edison Sumner, a former president of The... read more »


World famous Swimming Pigs used as a marketing tool

As Bahamian film Pigs of Paradise prepares for an exclusive screening next week in Florida, the book’s author argues the... read more »


Grand Lucayan LOI signed

Royal Caribbean/ITM Group begin HOA negotiations to purchase resort for $65 million   NASSAU, BAHAMAS – More than six months... read more »


Construction Sector activity review underway

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – It may be too early to predict a slowdown in the construction sector, with the head of... read more »


No timeline on Grand Lucayan sale

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar indicated yesterday that the government’s special purpose vehicle is making progress in... read more »


D’Aguilar: Airspace monetization soon finalized

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Tourism and aviation minister Dionisio D’Aguilar confirmed Tuesday that government is expecting to bring to a close,... read more »


Central Bank: Construction sector to experience a slight slowdown

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Central Bank is confirming that the construction sector may experience a slight slowdown as earlier surges... read more »