Military Funeral Service and Eleuthera Memorial to be held for Mr. Leopold “Leo” Kirby of LeoRose Sunset Beach Bar & Grill
The family of Mr. Leopold “Leo” Eugene Kirby of LeoRose Sunset Beach Bar & Grill in James’ Cistern – who recently passed away, announced the dates for Mr. Kirby’s Funeral Service in New Providence, and a Memorial to be held in Eleuthera in the following release: “A Military Funeral Service for Leo Kirby will be […]
Come in and Regularize says Immigration as Surveillance Across Eleuthera is Beefed Up
As the December 31st, Immigration deadline announced in the House of Assembly by Prime Minister Hubert Minnis on October 11th, 2017 for all migrants who are in the Bahamas illegally to leave approaches, Chief Immigration Officer In Charge (OIC) of the Eleuthera District, Mrs. Shema Darling, on Friday morning, December 8th, urged relevant members of […]
SEVEN DAY FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS 07th to 13th DECEMBER 2017
General Situation: A ridge of high pressure over the area will slide eastward as a stationary front and pre-frontal activity affects the Florida region. A cold front will move into the Bahamas late Friday with unsettled weather and windy conditions affecting the NW and Central Bahamas through early Sunday. The cold front will continue to […]
One Eleuthera Foundation Appoints New Members to its Board of Directors.
Eleuthera, Bahamas–The One Eleuthera Foundation (OEF) appointed new members to its Board of Directors, at a Board meeting held on Saturday, October 28, 2017 in Rock Sound, Eleuthera. Mr. Alfred Sears, QC was appointed as Chairman, preceded by outgoing Chairman, Mr. Felix Stubbs. Joining the new board were Mrs. Diane Bowe-Pindling, Mr. Juan Bacardi, Mr. […]
Coral Harbour Base, 05 DEC. ‘17 (RBDF): Two weeks after they were apprehended for fisheries violations by members of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, two Dominican Nationals were charged before the courts. Rialerky Lantigua and Yordi Andujar were charged with possession of prohibited apparatuses for fishing purposes, with dive compressors. Both men pled guilty and […]
In this capacity, Mrs. Lundy will have a dedicated focus on the overall
strategic marketing and communication initiatives and programmes that
interpret the mission of the University to its multiple constituents in
order to create a climate of public and private support. She will lead
the development of an evolving UB brand consistent with the priorities,
goals and objectives of the University. In this role, she will also lead
the production of promotional collaterals for recruitment, fundraising
and business development initiatives as well as provide recommendations
on policy and action in crisis communication...
Pet Food Institute offers tips on how to keep your pets safe and healthy this holiday season
For many families during the holiday season, dogs and cats
are part of the festivities and may even receive a present. A pet’s
health and safety are still important to consider while planning for
holidays. The Pet Food Institute (PFI), which provides information about
pet food safety, nutrition and health to pet lovers year-round, here
explores holiday-related issues that can impact a pet’s health and
provides tips on how to prevent potential problems.
Leave the Leftovers
lovers may be inclined to feed pets table scraps or holiday leftovers,
or offer their pet treats as a special gift. It is recommended that no
more than 10 percent of a pet’s caloric intake come from treats...
DPM Turnquest debunks headline that falsely stated, 'Wynn Group’s offer for Grand Lucayan strip accepted'
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - Friday, December 8th, Deputy Prime
Minster, MP and Bahamas Minster of Finance, Hon Perter Turnquest was the
guest speaker at The Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board's Directors’
meeting and luncheon held at the Grand Lucayan. At the luncheon, Minster
Turnquest spoke on a number of issues. One of the most notable was his
reference to the Newspaper headline, 'Wynn Group’s offer for Grand
Lucayan strip accepted.' Chuckling...
DPM Turnquest noted that, Grand Bahama is at it's lowest point in terms
in tourism he said that, "Abaco is now outstripping Grand Bahama in
terms of numbers and in terms of contributions to GDP.
Restructuring and Insolvency Association formed in The Bahamas
The Restructuring and Insolvency Specialists Association (Bahamas)
(“RISA Bahamas”) has been formed as a local professional body for those
practicing restructuring and insolvency. A principle focus of the
organization will be on professional education and training.
25 January 2017, RISA Bahamas was ratified as a member association of
the International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency &
Bankruptcy Professionals (“INSOL”) which will aid in promoting the
profile, reputation and capabilities of The Bahamas as a jurisdiction
that is well versed in restructuring and insolvency matters...
Prime Minister Minnis Remarks at Calvary Deliverance Church - Dec. 3rd
Nassau, The Bahamas - Remarks Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis Prime
Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas at Fifth Pastoral
Anniversary Celebration Bishop-Elect James Newry and Elder Queenie Newry,
Calvary Deliverance Church “My Season is Not Finished Yet!":
Bishop-Elect James Newry and Elder Queenie Newry... Good morning Church,
We come here this morning in celebration and
praise, under the theme: “My Season is Not Finished Yet!” We thank the
Lord of Life, for life itself. We thank Almighty God, from whom all
blessings flow, for our many blessings. We are here in celebration and
thanksgiving for the fifth pastoral anniversary of Bishop-Elect James
Newry and Elder Queenie Newry...
Prime Minister Minnis: Job Diversification will help grow our economy and our country
Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Hubert Minnis issued the following
statement on the truth about the Commercial Enterprise Bill.
Commercial Enterprises Bill is designed to attract both local and
international investment to The Bahamas in job sectors that do not
currently or primarily exist. The bill is aimed at targeting investment
in specified enterprises including captive insurance, reinsurance,
arbitration, wealth management, computer programming, maritime trade,
nano technology, biomedical industries, data storage, call centers and
software design and writing...
RBC is “Going Digital” for Client Access, Convenience and Security
RBC Caribbean Banking today announced it plans to help clients benefit
from the access, convenience and security of the bank of the future,
sooner rather than later. Starting in January, clients who visit RBC
stores (formerly branches) will be encouraged to use RBC’s mobile app,
other digital solutions and next generation ATMs for all their basic
transactions, including deposits, fund transfers, bill payments, credit
card payments and wire transfers...
2 Acres of Beachfront Land for Sale, Staniel Cay, Exuma Cays, Bahamas
700 jaw-droppingly beautiful beach-fringed islands dotted in the sparkling turquoise Atlantic Ocean. Highly attractive tax incentives, such as freedom from income tax, VAT, inheritance tax and capital gains tax. Sophisticated, stable real estate market ...
The Private Bahamas Resort Designed for Plus-size People
(CNN) -- Tucked away on the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas, The Resort seems like a typical Caribbean hideaway. But there's one crucial difference: This property has been specially designed to accommodate plus-size people. All doorways have been ...
Haiti - Bahamas : Very large amount of drug discovered on a Haitian cargo
Saturday, shortly after 5:00 pm, the Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU), assisted by agents of the Drug Enforcement Administration of the United States, acting on information, discovered during a search of a Haitian cargo ship, which was moored in Inagua towards ...
Inside Serena Williams' Honeymoon On A Private Island In The Bahamas
Tennis superstar Serena Williams chose to honeymoon on a private island in the Bahamas – a location, it turns out, anyone can enjoy via Booking.com. Kamalame Cay Resort, just off the Andros Great Barrier Reef, is where Williams and her new husband Alexis ...
ON December 5, the Commonwealth of The Bahamas and the Republic of Tajikistan formalised diplomatic relations through the execution of a joint communique on the establishment of diplomatic relations. The joint communique was signed on behalf of the ...
If you were thinking of a trip to the Bahamas or the Caribbean in 2018, start your planning here, with the AOPA Pilot Guides: Bahamas and Caribbean editions, the most trusted source of flight planning information for pilots who love to fly the islands.
The Bahamas was spared from being blacklisted as a tax haven in the European Union’s (EU) December 2017 blacklist after months of waiting and speculation. This country, however, is still not yet clear of the danger of joining the list. While The Bahamas ...
Trump needs to send China a clear message about what's going on in the Bahamas
President Trump takes part in a welcoming ceremony with China's President Xi Jinping in Beijing. REUTERS/Thomas Peter President Donald Trump must take an aggressive stand toward China's dealings in the Bahamas. Americans should be concerned about China’s ...
In the summer of 2017, Necker Island, an island in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) owned by humanitarian Sir Richard Branson, was one of the many Caribbean islands destroyed by Hurricane Irma. As a result of the devastation, the Necker Cup Pro-Am Tennis ...
The Bahamas Voted Caribbean’s Leading Luxury Island Destination
NASSAU, Bahamas – For the third consecutive year, The Bahamas has been named the Caribbean’s Leading Luxury Island Destination by the World Travel Awards (WTA) in the Caribbean and North America Category. The Bahamas was also nominated for World’s ...
Whoops! Bahamas Cited For Marriage Law Bernews Another case of Bermuda being confused with another island has occurred, this time with Bahamas being reported by an online news website as “abolishing marriage equality after just six months.” The error only occurs in the headline, and the rest of the ...