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OBB Resort Severs Ties With Condo Owners
December 19, 2011
OBB Resort Severs Ties With Condo Owners

Old Bahama Bay Resort (OBB) will not renew its rental management agreement with 73 condominium owners and plans to focus all attention on future development. The move by OBB Resort, owner of 225 acres of resort and commercial property in Grand Bahama, is consistent with the developer's long-term plan.es to this end."

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April 15, 2015
No opening date set for Baha Mar

Nearly three weeks after Baha Mar delayed its grand opening, Baha Mar Senior Vice President of Administration and External Affairs Robert Sands was unable to say when exactly the $3.5 billion resort will open.
Baha Mar was set to open on March 27.
In a statement on March 24, officials said the property will open in the first week of May.
When asked about the new date for the mega resort to open, S...

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Resort chain affirms commitment to the environment through Earthguard Programme
May 22, 2012
Resort chain affirms commitment to the environment through Earthguard Programme ~

One year after launching Sandals Earthguard powered by EarthCheck, Sandals Resorts International has begun to realise a reduction in the company’s environmental footprint, improved operational efficiencies and increased benefits to the company’s host communities. Sandals’ flagship property in the Bahamas, Sandals Royal Bahamian has just been awarded a silver rating by EarthCheck, benefiting from t...

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September 08, 2011
Atlantis undergoes 5 million upgrade

Millions of dollars are being spent to upgrade the bathroom tiles at Atlantis on Paradise Island, with remodelling starting on the already luxurious Cove.
Senior VP of Public Affairs, Ed Fields, confirmed that work is already underway, and approximately $5 million is being spent to refurbish the showers in the tower.
"We are changing glass tiles in showers to marble," he told Guardian Business.
"W...

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Bahamian Shervin Penn Appointed Resort Manager, Grand Isle Resort Spa
December 11, 2009
Bahamian Shervin Penn Appointed Resort Manager, Grand Isle Resort & Spa

Grand Isle Resort & Spa this week announced the appointment of Bahamian Shervin Penn as Resort Manager of its $100 million, luxurious 78 condo villa resort at the peak of Emerald Bay on Great Exuma.
“We are pleased to announce the promotion of Assistant Manager Shervin Penn to the post of Resort Manager,” said James Clabaugh, President of EGI Ltd., developers of the luxury property t...

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Musicians Making Sweet Music at Firefly Sunset Resort
February 26, 2013
Musicians Making Sweet Music at Firefly Sunset Resort

Hope Town, Abaco, Bahamas (February 25, 2013) – Escape to Hope Town on Elbow Cay, Abaco, for the inaugural Patrick Davis Firefly Sunset Resort and Abaco Inn Songwriters Festival from February 28 through March 2, 2013. For three consecutive nights, this Bahamian beach village will be alive with music from some of Nashville’s greatest talent. All of the weekend’s free events are open to the public a...

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July 17, 2012
Former Island Palm Resort symbolic of what has gone wrong with Freeport

Dear Editor,

In the weeks leading up to the May 7 general election, the former Free National Movement (FNM) government purchased the old Island Palm Resort for $1.9 million to facilitate the expansion of the Rand Memorial Hospital. The former Ingraham administration had already spent some $12 million in upgrading the accident and emergency theater and the reconstruction of the theaters at the lo...

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February 24, 2014
Tourists take resort to task over 'nightmare trip'

A GROUP of Canadian tourists took to international media to criticise the Memories Grand Bahama Beach and Casino Resort over their "nightmare trip"...

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September 15, 2014
Sandyport Beaches Resort Gives Rooms a Bahama-Chic Upgrade

Bahama Hand Prints and Bahamian artists feature in on-going upgrades...

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Hayward: Resort Is Start Of New Era For Freeport
October 19, 2012
Hayward: Resort Is Start Of New Era For Freeport

Freeport - Sir Jack Hayward, principal owner of the Grand Bahama Port Authority, said the opening of a 500-room resort would be the beginning of a "new era" for tourism in Freeport.

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