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February 06, 2014
Hospital says 519 shot or stabbed yet only 10 attempted murders recorded

FIVE hundred and nineteen people were shot or stabbed in 2013 according to official Princess Margaret Hospital statistics - yet only 10 attempted murders were recorded by the Royal Bahamas Police Force for the same period...

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January 12, 2012
The Bahamas to Launch Wage and Productivity Survey with IDB Support

The project will help the country's planning and implementation of labor policies and training programs The Bahamas Department of Statistics, with technical support from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), has launched a national wage and productivity survey to gather information from employers at 600 organizations across major industries in the Bahamas.

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February 06, 2014
Hospital reports show 40 more rapes than police statistics

THE accuracy of the Royal Bahamas Police Force’s crime statistics are being questioned as there were 40 per cent more rape cases treated in the hospital than were reported by the police...

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January 11, 2012
IDB Assists In Wage and Productivity Survey

The Bahamas Department of Statistics, with technical support from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), has launched a national wage and productivity survey to gather information from employers at 600 organizations across major industries in The Bahamas.

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January 05, 2012
44 Killed On Roads In 2011

THE Bahamas recorded 10,563 traffic accidents in 2011, with 44 of them being fatal, according to statistics from the Royal Bahamas Police Force.

Of those accidents, 8,653 were in New Providence, 1,160 in Grand Bahama and 750 in the Family Islands.

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Ride for Hope 2009 raises nearly 230,000 so far
May 01, 2009
Ride for Hope 2009 raises nearly $230,000 so far

We are very excited to report that the 2009 Ride for Hope has raised nearly $230,000, and - monies are still coming in!

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November 04, 2013
The need for change

When Kurt McCartney was murdered, the family cried and a nation wept. The McCartneys shed tears of intense sadness, unable to come to grips with what had happened. We shed tears for a different kind of loss, one we could not fully explain...

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December 29, 2011
Thank God It Is Over!

Thank God it is over! It is possible that this is how some people truly feel as we come to the close of 2011.

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PM promises boost in jobs
October 29, 2013
PM promises boost in jobs

Prime Minister Perry Christie foreshadowed yesterday that The Bahamas is on the cusp of a boost in employment, and said the ailing economy has "turned the corner"...

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January 26, 2015
GB MP not surprised by rise in murders

While he commended the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) for a reported 18 percent decrease in crime overall for 2014, Free National Movement (FNM) Deputy Leader and Central Grand Bahama MP Peter Turnquest said he is not surprised murders increased 100 percent on Grand Bahama.

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