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Bowe denies murder claim
August 14, 2013
Bowe denies murder claim

The man Tall Pines MP Leslie Miller claimed is responsible for the 2002 murder of his son Mario yesterday denied the "scurrilous remarks" and challenged Miller to make his claims outside Parliament where he has no legal protection.

"I had absolutely nothing to do with Mr. Miller's son's death in any form," Dion Bowe told The Nassau Guardian in an interview at the office of his attorney, Wayne M...

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July 12, 2015
Bowe: BEC must not be 'swept under the rug'

With all eyes fixed on Baha Mar, the government cannot allow vital overhauls to the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) to be "swept under the rug" as the country braces for the summer months, according to Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation (BCCEC) Chairman Gowon Bowe.

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April 27, 2011
Bowling alley operator slams move to lift curb on foreign investment

By ALISON LOWE
Business Reporter

alowe@tribunemedia.net

BOWLING alley and restaurant operator, Leslie Miller, has slammed the government decision to ease access to investment in such sectors by foreigners, suggesting "no benefit can accrue" to The Bahamas from amending the National Investment Policy in this way.

His comments place him in line with the Opposition PLP's view of the move - with th...

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May 13, 2015
Brace for more load shedding

As the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) grapples with a generation capacity shortfall, an official yesterday warned that consumers could experience outages due to load shedding until at least the end of this week.

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September 28, 2015
Brave will stand down

Dear Editor,
There is a move by several factions in the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) to have Prime Minister Perry Christie give up his post as party leader.

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August 18, 2014
Broken alliance

The referendum scenario demonstrates to us once again that we have serious challenges with leadership in our country. Prime Minister Perry Christie failed to caucus with his backbenchers in advance of drafting the bills and the questions. Opposition Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis failed to consult members of his parliamentary team and bring them into the loop before pledging support on their behalf...

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March 17, 2011
Business community speaks on funding for SMEs

Business leaders in the country expressed their views on efficient ways to access funding to support current and new entrepreneurs, with some of their commentary being considered to form legislative framework.
Several members of the business community participated in a one-day seminar hosted by the Bahamas Development Bank (BDB), which looked at strategies to improve the ability of business owners...

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Business owners furious with BEC over power cuts
April 29, 2015
Business owners furious with BEC over power cuts

BUSINESS owners and residents in New Providence expressed their fury at the Bahamas Electricity Corporation's inability to provide a steady power supply as BEC's Executive Chairman Leslie Miller said yesterday "there is nothing else" officials can do to prevent power cuts over the next few days...

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June 14, 2011
Butler dealt a bad hand

Dear Editor,

It appears as if Opposition Leader Perry G. Christie is unmoved by the sudden resignation of Craig Butler from the Progressive Liberal Party.  Christie stated that people are always leaving the PLP. He also stated, however, that people are always joining his party. Mr. Christie also added that he wishes Mr. Butler all the best in his future endeavors.
Christie said this much abo...

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August 21, 2014
Butler-Turner demonstrates leadership while Christie and Minnis flounder

During debate in the House of Assembly on the upcoming referendum, in yet another display of astonishingly mangled syntax, pronunciation and thinking, Opposition Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis spoke of "a quagmire of web".
As is generally the case, Bahamians were left scratching their heads as to what exactly Minnis meant. His performance last week, perhaps the worst self-inflicted wound of his politica...

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