Upcoming 6th Annual Eleuthera, Harbour Island, Spanish Wells Business Outlook
Featuring the Hon. T. Desmond Bannister, MP, Minister of Public Works as principal speaker, an innovative 6th annual Business Outlook in the Eleuthera group will be held on Thursday, April 26th at Valentine’s Residences, Resort & Marina on Harbour Island. One of the novel additions will be a workshop led by the Department of Inland […]
Fire Destroys Building in Lower Bogue, North Eleuthera
At about 4:15pm on Monday, April 16th, 2018, officers from the North Eleuthera Police Station received information on a structural fire in Lower Bogue. Upon arrival on the scene, officers discovered a single story peach and burgundy tri-plex, engulfed in fire. Information received is that two of the units were occupied and the occupants of […]
Police Investigating Traffic Fatality Near Upper Bogue
Police are investigating a traffic accident in North Eleuthera, which occurred on Tuesday evening, April 17th, 2018, and has left a 29 year old woman dead. At about 5:43pm on Tuesday evening, April 17th, 2018, an anonymous caller contacted the North Eleuthera Police Station and reported that there was a traffic accident, south of Upper […]
Bahamas Government Congratulates Team Bahamas on Commonwealth Games
The Bahamas Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture released a statement on Tuesday, April 17th, following the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, which took place in Australia from April 4th to April 15th, congratulating Team Bahamas on their achievements. More than 6,600 athletes and team officials from 71 Commonwealth nations and territories took part in […]
Prime Minister Minnis Leads Delegation to CHOGM 2018
LONDON, England – Fresh from the Eighth Summit of the Americas held in Lima, Peru, Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis is leading a Bahamian delegation to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting from April 16-20, 2018. The Prime Minister and delegation were met at London Gatwick Airport, Monday, by Bahamas High Commissioner […]
USA Releases 2017 Human Rights Report on The Bahamas
Acting Secretary of State John Sullivan released the 2017 Country
Reports on Human Rights Practices today, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the
U.S. Department of State. Promoting and defending human rights and
fundamental freedoms are central to the United States and America will
continue to support those around the world struggling for human dignity
The 2017 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices
are required by U.S. law and document the status of human rights and
worker rights in nearly 200 countries and territories...
BTC brings the hype to the Bahamas Carnival Experience
For the fourth consecutive year, BTC will support Bahamas Carnival.
This year’s event promises to be a three-day explosion of local and
international talent. BTC will also support five groups participating in
the Road Fever event.
Vice President with responsibility for
Marketing, Marcian Cash said, “We are proud to support this event for
the fourth time. This year BTC is bringing the hype to the Bahamas
Carnival Experience. Starting tomorrow, customers can text to win free
tickets, BTC Combo Plans, a variety of BTC mobile phones and lunch for
two with DJ Khaled.”...
The CEO Network returns in 2018 with an impressive line-up of
influential leaders, CEOs, and professionals from all walks of life who
are eager to meet Bahamians and make the kind of connections that bring
Conference President Deborah Bartlett officially
announced its return at a press conference Wednesday at the Melia
Resort. For 15 years consecutively, the CEO Network Conference was held
in Nassau to "promote a strengthened work ethic...
Scenic Sandyport Beach Resort in Miss Bahamas ’18 Search
Winning the Miss World Bahamas title and wearing the coveted crown is
viewed as reaching the pinnacle of success by beauty pageant contestants
country-wide. And next month on May 27th, a new Miss World Bahamas
queen will be named to represent The Bahamas in the global quest later
this year to find Miss World, a heady international title with much
kudos for the winning entrant and her country.
But first there’s
Boot Camp for the 11 contestants. Who knew? But, yes, beauty pageant
Boot Camp is an important and necessary component of the process in the
selection of a Bahamas’ representative...
Today the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority, URCA, assisted
by the Royal Bahamas Police Force, successfully executed a search and
seizure warrant at the transmitter site of Navette Broadcasting &
Entertainment Co. Ltd (Navette). The effect of the action, ceased
Navette’s operation of an FM radio station using the broadcast frequency
103.5FM, which is licensed to Paramount Systems Ltd pursuant to a
licence from URCA dated 15 June 2017...
Five things partners should know about Cisco’s WebEx transition
One of the big announcements for partners from Cisco Partner Connection Week last week in the Bahamas took place some 2,500 miles away at the company’s other big event (along with RSA, but that’s another story), the Collaboration Summit in Phoenix ...
CTO’s State of the Industry Conference Coming to The Bahamas
One of the region’s most important tourism gatherings is coming to The Bahamas. The Caribbean Tourism Organization’s State of the Industry Conference is holding its 2018 edition in The Bahamas this October. SOTIC, as it’s known in the industry, will ...
Navigating market waters: Cisco Partner Connection Week - the highlights
For its third annual Partner Connection Week Cisco brought partners to Nassau, Bahamas and asked them to look at customer needs around automation, cloud, networking and more and evolve their own business practices to include the services and offerings that ...
Silver Airways Acquires Seaborne Airlines to Create Leading Independent Airline Serving the Caribbean, Bahamas, Florida, and Beyond
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. & SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2018--Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines today announced that Silver’s acquisition of Seaborne’s business and assets has successfully closed, creating a leading independent ...
2018 Scots schoolboy bitten by shark in the Bahamas saved by his SHOES Evening Times - 09:49 AM GMT April 16, 2018 A California Housing Fight, Waged With Pen and Walking Shoes The New York Times - 21:07 PM GMT April 12, 2018 Here Are Pokémon ...
Day Trips to the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas
However, while throwing down some cash on the craps tables or roulette wheel may satisfy some visitors, others -- especially families -- are drawn across the Paradise Island bridge by the Atlantis' aquatic allure, specifically the resort's spectacular ...
What Kind of Foods Do You Eat While in the Bahamas?
The islands of the Bahamas boast a wealth of delicious local cuisine, upscale restaurants and beachside cafes. Travelers looking to get their foodie fix certainly are in for a treat: There's no end in sight to the freshly caught seafood, juicy plantains ...
Team Bahamas improved on last year’s performance and in their role as hosts with a second-place finish at the 47th Flow CARIFTA Track and Field Championships. The 80-member team finished with a total of 35 medals – six gold, 14 silver and 15 bronze ...
The Bahamas wins three golds at CARIFTA Water Polo Championships
To say that the sport of water polo is on the move in the country might be an understatement. The Bahamas had an unbelievable performance, winning all three gold medals up for grabs at the CARIFTA Water Polo Championships that concluded on Sunday at the ...
CTO's State of the Industry Conference Coming to The Bahamas Caribbean Journal By the Caribbean Journal staff. One of the region's most important tourism gatherings is coming to The Bahamas. The Caribbean Tourism Organization's State of the Industry Conference is holding its 2018 edition in The Bahamas this October. SOTIC, as it ...
PM SAYS GDP IS SKEWED The Bahama Journal Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis returned to the Bahamas yesterday where he said the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of The Bahamas is skewed. Dr. Minnis who meet the media after his return from the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London ...
Senator Promotes Foreign investment for Grand Bahama - The Bahama Journal
Senator Promotes Foreign investment for Grand Bahama The Bahama Journal Minister of State for Grand Bahama Senator Kwasi Thompson met in London, England last week with tech companies at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). His intention was to encourage foreign investments in Grand Bahama as the government ...
Uk To Reopen Diplomatic Post In The Bahamas Bahamas Tribune #THE United Kingdom will reopen a diplomatic post in the Bahamas, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has announced. #A diplomatic post also will be established in Lesotho, Swaziland, Antigua and Barbuda, Grenade, St Vincent and the Grenadines ...
Bahamas recommended for removal from EU tax blacklist International Investment The European Union's Code of Conduct Group has officially recommended the Bahamas' removal from the list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes. The government of the Bahamas says it received confirmation of this in writing from the ...
Huge waterspout seen off the Bahamas Sky News Video: American tourist Marty Cely captured this dramatic video of a huge waterspout spotted off Rose Island in the Bahamas. Top Stories. Theresa May and Dawn Butler · May accused of racism over Windrush scandal · The Queen got the London Marathon ...