Norweigan Cruise Lines proceeding with $150 million two-berth pier project at Great Stirrup Cay

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) is moving forward with a significant $150 million investment in a two-berth pier at Great Stirrup Cay in the Berry Islands, with plans to commence construction this summer. Harry Sommer, President/CEO of NCLH, announced this and other developments at the ongoing Sea Trade Cruise Conference in Miami Beach, […]

Grand Bahama attorney blasts government’s GBPA takeover attempt, warns of protracted arbitration proceedings

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A prominent  Grand Bahama attorney has vehemently criticized the government’s attempts to seize control of the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA, asserting that such actions could lead to three to five years of arbitration proceedings, consequently deterring potential investors.  He also cited the lack of investment and development beyond the port area […]

WAR OF WORDS: GBPA rips govt’s debt claims as Freeport finger-pointing continues

GBPA says it has been “systematically handcuffed” by central government policies and legislation over decades NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Grand Bahama Port Authority has warned against the government’s efforts to “force” a sale of the Port Group, expressing concerns over the significant damage it could inflict on the Freeport economy, while strongly refuting the claim […]