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Lost revenue from Dorian an estimated $200 million

DPM: Impacted Abaco and Grand Bahama represent 15-20 per cent of GDP NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Government is estimating that it... read more »

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DPM: $800 lump sum payment to civil servants on hold

No lack of desire to pay, says minister NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The government is still considering paying an $800 lump sum... read more »

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Aliv announces launch of Bahamian charity aggregator, Aliv Together

Platform will provide single access point for listing of local registered charities and NPOs NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Aliv has announced... read more »

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Debris management plan being formulated for Abaco and Grand Bahama

Debris removal likely to cost “tens of millions of dollars” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Environment and Housing is... read more »

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Environment minister: Building codes must be revisited

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A Cabinet minister has stressed that The Bahamas’ building code must be revisited and homes designed to... read more »

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Unemployment post-Dorian to have “significant drag” on economy

Myers: Destroyed Marsh Harbour the “heart” of the Abaco community NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A well-known businessman and governance reformer has... read more »

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Hotelier: Lack of available room inventory impeding Freeport recovery

Primary focus, “restoration” and “recovery”. NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A Freeport hotelier yesterday bemoaned the lack of available hotel room inventory... read more »

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Abaco private sector seeking to launch “Project Resurrect”

Private sector driven initiative seeks govt. backing to rebuild Abaco “bigger and better”. NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Abaco private sector... read more »

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Damage at Marsh Harbour Power Station “everywhere”

Power restored to Moore’s Island; Grand Cay grid sustained some damage NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A completed assessment of the electrical... read more »

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Abaco restoration presents solar opportunity

Chamber executive: “No quick fixes” in hurricane restoration NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Abaco’s restoration presents the perfect opportunity to introduce solar solutions... read more »

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Myers Group creating 110 full-time positions for residents displaced by Dorian

Thousands displaced by the Category 5 storm NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Myers Group is seeking to create 110 full-time jobs... read more »

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Bahamas Ranked 58th on 2019 Economic Freedom of the World Report

The Bahamas’ overall ratings dropped from 7.36 to 7.25 NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas now ranks 58th out of 162... read more »

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Fishermen fear 30-40 percent industry revenue loss

BCFA vice-president: Dorian impact a “big setback” for fishing industry NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamian fishermen fear that Hurricane Dorian’s destruction... read more »

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Grand Bahama Shipyard reopens to welcome first vessel since Dorian

Work begins today on first commercial vessel; shipyard remains on track to receive first cruise ship in early October NASSAU,... read more »

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AG: Forty money laundering convictions since 2015

Bahamas has “significantly addressed money-laundering and terror financing deficiencies NASSAU, BAHAMAS- There have been 40 money laundering convictions in The... read more »

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RCC reaffirms commitment to The Bahamas

Plans intact for dramatic rebirth of Grand Lucaya, 100-plus calls through October NASSAU, BAHAMAS — With at least one cruise... read more »

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GBPA: Freeport’s infrastructure fared “relatively well”

“Mass devastation” across other areas in GB NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Freeport’s infrastructure held up “relatively well” during Hurricane Dorian, according to... read more »

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BIA: Insurers remain committed to fair claims process

“This is no time to nickel and dime” says Summit Insurance Company’s pres. NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Insurers have reaffirmed their... read more »

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BTC, Aliv working to create shared network

BTC maintaining free voice and data in hurricane-affected areas NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Mobile network service providers Aliv and BTC have... read more »

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Aliv restoring telecommunications in impacted zones

90 per cent restoration in GB, critical communications up in Abaco NASSAU, BAHAMAS – A week after Hurricane Dorian leveled... read more »