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Economic recovery committe calls for dismantling of GBPA

Former counsel says GBPA not the “main culprit” of Grand Bahama’s economic woes NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The government’s Economic Recovery... read more »

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DPM defends US$600 million bond issue

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance K Peter Turnquest yesterday defended the recent US$600 million bond... read more »

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Bankruptcy reform “priority” for economic recovery

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Economic Recovery Committee (ERC) has recommended that the government reform the country’s “antiquated” bankruptcy laws, noting... read more »

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Warwick to reopen on November 21

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Warwick Paradise Island has announced that it will open its doors for overnight stays on November... read more »

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Lack of clarity over travel requirements/restrictions remains “biggest complaint”

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Government must make visitor travel requirements and restrictions “crystal clear” as soon as they are promulgated, according... read more »

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Govt. to remove National Economic Council approval for investments under $10 million threshold

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis announced yesterday government will restructure decision making on foreign direct investment  (FDI)... read more »

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National Savings scheme among recommendations to boost resilience

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Economic Recovery Committee (ERC) has recommended the implementation of a national savings scheme as a means... read more »

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Andros aggregate mining proposal seeking approvals

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A proposed aggregate mining project on Andros is said to be targeting significant economic opportunities for the... read more »

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New and innovative solutions needed for NP flooding

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Works Minister Desmond Bannister yesterday acknowledged that government must come up with new and innovative ways to... read more »

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DRA committed to honoring Dorian Small Homes Repairs obligations says chairman

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Disaster Reconstruction Authority (DRA) chairman John Michael Clarke yesterday assured that the entity its committed to ensuring... read more »

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SBDC and BDB would fund hemp ventures once government “green lights” industry, say executives

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — For entrepreneurs who may be looking to cultivate industrial hemp, if and when government gives the go... read more »

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BTC launches nationwide connectivity campaign

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — BTC has announced that it has kicked off an aggressive national connectivity campaign geared at connecting every... read more »

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BPL resolves Central Andros power issue

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) said yesterday it had resolved issues that had resulted in repeated power... read more »

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Bahama Eats, Kanoo and Super Value team up for online grocery delivery service

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Residents in New Providence can now purchase groceries from home, thanks to a partnership between a local... read more »

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Cooper: COVID-19 presents opportunity to “hit the reset button”

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The COVID-19 pandemic has provided this nation with an opportunity to “hit the reset button”, according to... read more »

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US-based debt advisory firm warns of future consequences over bond issue

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A US-based debt advisory firm has warned there may be future consequences on pricing due to the... read more »

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Baker’s Bay “striving” for December 21 reopening

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Abaco’s Baker’s Bay Golf and Ocean Club is “striving” for a December 21 reopening with upwards of... read more »

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Furloughed Atlantis workers remain uncertain over future despite reopening push

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A former hotel union presidential candidate and furloughed employee of Atlantis says there remains “a lot of... read more »

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BPL still pushing for rate reduction bond before year’s end

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamas Power & Light (BPL) chairman Dr Donovan Moxey said closing out the rate reduction bond (RRB)... read more »

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Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line to resume sailing to Grand Bahama mid-December

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line has announced that it will resume its sailing operations to Grand Bahama on... read more »