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January 28, 2015
Christie: LNG will be hot topic in Bahamas

The government of The Bahamas has renewed its conversations with liquified natural gas (LNG) producers to explore the prospects for that energy source in The Bahamas, and in fact, Prime Minister Perry Christie said in the margins of the Caribbean Energy Security Summit (CESS) that the government is talking with "one of the major players for natural gas who has just gone into Jamaica."
Christie tol...

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June 14, 2011
Christie: WikiLeaks a learning experience

Former Prime Minister Perry Christie says public officials should view the WikiLeaks cables as a learning experience and added that the release of the diplomatic documents have allowed Bahamians to see more clearly the actions of their leaders.
"This kind of exposure that we're getting now is more to give Bahamians an understanding that these things happened and perhaps at the end of the process ...

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Christmas bonus for BEC staff deferred
December 11, 2013
Christmas bonus for BEC staff deferred

BEC employees will have less of a Merry Christmas this year, as the Corporation has decided to "defer" Christmas bonuses because of "financial constraints", The Tribune understands...

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April 11, 2012
Ciro Lowe, 30

Memorial Service for Ciro Lowe, age 30 years, of Golden Isles Road off Carmichael Road, will be held on Sunday April 8th, 2012, at 3:00 p.m. at Living Faith Seventh Day Adventist Church, Old Trail Road. Officiating will be Pastor Barrington Brennen.
Left to cherish the memories of Ciro Lowe are his children: Ciana and Ciro Lowe Jr.; his mother: Juanita Roker-Lowe; one sister: Linda Hall; two broth...

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August 03, 2010
Claims that the GBPC refusing to compensate terminated employee

By DENISE MAYCOCK
Tribune Freeport Reporter
dmaycock@tribunemedia.net

FREEPORT - Commonwealth Electrical Workers Union president Leslie Lightbourne claims the Grand Bahama Power Company is refusing to pay compensation to an employee who was terminated following a drug test earlier this year.
The employee has worked with the company for 36 years and is entitled to severance pay, Lightbourne insist...

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February 10, 2012
Clarabell Williams, 78

Clarabell Williams, 78, of Redland Acres and formerly of Snug Hill, Acklins, died at her residence on Monday, February 6, 2012. She is survived by 4 Daughters; Dr. Carolyn Rolle, Sharon Seymour, Diane Turnquest and Elma Moss, 5 Sons; Roger Williams, Alfred Williams, Raymond Moss, Leslie St. Abord and Marcelle Wilson, 2 Brothers; Rev. Clayton and Alfred Hanna, 2 Sisters; Queen Miller and Angeline M...

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February 10, 2012
Clarabell Williams, 78

Deaconess Clarabell Williams age 78 of Redland Acres and formerly of Snug Hill, Acklins, died at her residence on Monday, February 6, 2012. She is survived by 4 Daughters; Dr. Carolyn Rolle, Sharon Seymour, Diane Turnquest and Elma Moss, 5 Sons; Roger Williams, Alfred Williams, Raymond Moss, Leslie St. Abord and Marcelle Wilson, 2 Brothers; Rev. Clayton and Alfred Hanna, 2 Sisters; Queen Miller an...

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September 30, 2011
Clayton Daniel Smith, 32

Funeral Service for Clayton Daniel Smith, 32, of Carmichael Road died at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Thursday 15th September, 2011 will be held at 11:00am on Saturday 1st October, 2011 at Mt. Nebo Union Baptist Church, Marshall Road. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Charles E. Rolle assisted by other ministers of the gospel. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road.
Left to cheris...

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March 24, 2011
Cleophas Sunny Cornish, 68

Funeral service will be held for Cleophas Sunny Cornish, 68 of Dundas Town, Abaco, On Saturday morning at 11 a.m. at Saint Andrew’s Methodist Church Dundas Town, Abaco. Officiating will be Reverend Marie Neilly, assisted By Reverend Carla Culmer. Interment will follow in the public cemetery Dundas Town, Abaco.

He is survived by his wife-Annamae Cornish, four children-David Sunset Cornish, Ted T...

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October 12, 2011
Climate change is still an issue

Despite scientific evidence to the contrary, scepticism about climate change appears to be gaining wider global credence. This in part has been fuelled by the discovery in 2009 that a very small number of scientists manipulated evidence to exaggerate the extent of climate change and more recently by the issue having become highly politicized in the United States.

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