Nassau Guardian Stories

Another insurance professional becomes Associate of Captive Insurance designee

September 26, 2016

The International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE) has confirmed that yet another professional within The Bahamas' insurance sector has attained the Associate in Captive Insurance (ACI) designation, having successfully completed the comprehensive training program.

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Industrial action would be unwise

September 26, 2016

In 2013, the Bahamian economy did not grow.

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PMH on 'its knees'

September 26, 2016

After two weeks, several of Princess Margaret Hospital's (PMH) operating rooms are still without air conditioning, leading to a situation that some hospital staff described as "bringing the facility to its knees".

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Unions want AG to resign

September 26, 2016

The leaders of the country's two largest umbrella unions are demanding that Prime Minister Perry Christie remove Attorney General Allyson Maynard-Gibson from her post, as they believe they can no longer negotiate with her in "good faith" after she put a stop to the private prosecution of Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort's top management without telling the unions or several of her Cabinet colleagues.

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Bahamas inks deal with the Washington Redskins

September 26, 2016

The Ministry of Tourism recently inked a deal with a major National Football League (NFL) team - a move that will undoubtedly lead to increased exposure to the Islands of The Bahamas.

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Minnis questions non-payment to CCA contractors

September 26, 2016

Beginning tomorrow, hundreds of creditors owed by Baha Mar are hoping to collect checks over the next three days for work performed over a year ago at the stalled $3.5 billion megaresort.

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Khandi Gibson: FOAM never left

September 26, 2016

Founder of Family of All Murder Victims (FOAM) Khandi Gibson said despite a year of silence, the support group for the survivors of homicide victims has never left the side of Bahamians in need.

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Benedictine bridges, part 2

September 26, 2016

Last week in part one of this series, we recounted the immensely impactful influence of the Benedictines from Saint John's University (SJU) in Collegeville, Minnesota on the Bahamian society.

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Open party

September 26, 2016

The attorney general of The Bahamas has extraordinary constitutional power when it comes to prosecutions.

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Let's go with Perry one more time

September 26, 2016

It is no state secret how I feel about the benign leadership style of the prime minister.

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Delores Ingraham stable, still in hospital

September 26, 2016

After being admitted to hospital last Wednesday with a high fever, Dolores Ingraham, wife of former Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham, was said to be in stable condition and in "good spirits" yesterday, though she remains under care.

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Minnis: Delay PMH renovations

September 26, 2016

Concerns have risen among doctors at Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) about the negative impact expected renovations could have on the quality of patient care, according to Free National Movement (FNM) Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis.

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Corrections officer arrested for marijuana possession

September 26, 2016

An officer from the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services was arrested for possession of dangerous drugs on Friday.

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Miller skeptical about PLP win

September 26, 2016

Tall Pines MP Leslie Miller said yesterday that numerous people, especially young people in his constituency, are calling for change, something he said is reminiscent of the lead-up to the 2012 general election when the Ingraham administration was voted out of office.

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Top golfers, celebrities tee off today in St. George Memorial

September 26, 2016

A bevy of golfers including some of the nation's more noted and historic players will tee off today in the Edward St. George Memorial Invitational Tournament at the Grand Lucayan Reef Course in Freeport, Grand Bahama.

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Saunders sees first action of the season

September 26, 2016

Redshirt sophomore Mavin Saunders saw his first taste of action this season on Saturday for the Florida State Seminoles.

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Murder conspiracy sentencing postponed

September 26, 2016

A judge yesterday adjourned sentencing for two men convicted of conspiracy to commit murder to next week.

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Data proves Bahamas well-regulated, Rolle insists

September 26, 2016

Minister of State for Investments Khaalis Rolle said that rather than highlighting a problem, the leaking of 1.3 million documents from The Bahamas' corporate registry validates that The Bahamas is a transparent international financial center with a thorough and well-functioning records regime.

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REV sponsors annual Shakespeare in Paradise festival for eighth consecutive year

September 26, 2016

REV has announced that it will serve as a primary sponsor for the 2016 Shakespeare in Paradise Theatre Festival, continuing its tradition of supporting the event since its inception.

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The influence of feudalism on Caribbean politics

September 26, 2016

In his recent, brilliantly discussed commentary in Caribbean News Now, David Jessop suggests that over the next 10 years our way of thinking about the Caribbean will radically change as a result of new discoveries in oil and gas, presenting new opportunities and room for economic growth.

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