Cruise workers back home in quarantine after months at sea

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – After months of being sequestered on board a Royal Caribbean International cruise ship amid the global coronavirus pandemic, at least two Bahamian crew members have been repatriated to New Providence over the weekend and remain in a government quarantine facility. Coralee Ingraham started her first contract working on Harmony of the Seas […]

Braemer passengers fly home from Cuba

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – More than 600 passengers who were stranded at sea for weeks onboard a coronavirus infected cruiseliner will be flown home today through a Cuban airport. The Bahamas-flagged Braemar cruise ship was not permitted to dock in the country over the weekend, after being denied entry at multiple Caribbean ports. The ship was […]

Eight injured at Grand Bahama shipyard

FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA – Chaos erupted at the Grand Bahama shipyard on Monday after a crane collapsed at the shipyard’s dry dock. According to Grand Bahama police, eight employees were injured but none of the injuries were life threatening. At the time of the collapse, repairs were reportedly being carried out on the Oasis of […]