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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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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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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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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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March 02, 2016
Hospitality wins gold for Sandyport Beaches Resort

Director General of Tourism Joy Jibrilu presented Sandyport Beaches Resort and Hotel with the RCI Gold Crown Award, a hotel industry top honor based partly on happy guests' positive comments and reviews.

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December 07, 2016
61 fired from Ocean Club

Sixty-one employees at the One&Only Ocean Club were terminated yesterday after constant complaints from guests about "the lack of good customer service" at the resort, according to Minister of Labour Shane Gibson.
"Ocean Club's general manager, human resources director and their legal counsel called on us yesterday afternoon at 12 o' clock to advise us of some challenges they were having there," G...

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July 01, 2015
Double win! Sandyport Beaches Resort wins TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence and Hospitality Gold

TripAdvisor and RCI have each awarded Nassau's leading boutique hotel, Sandyport Beaches Resort and Hotel, with a top hospitality award based on consistently achieving outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor and RCI.

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February 02, 2016
Donna Bertarelli unveils an ultra-luxury boutique resort for Exuma Cays, The Bahamas

The $200 million project features a unique design – unlike anything ever attempted in the Caribbean – and will create a self-contained, ultra-luxury resort focused on ultimate service, extraordinary culinary experiences, sports and an environmentally sound footprint.

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July 16, 2012
FNM hits out at PLP's plans for Island Palm Resort

The Free National Movement (FNM) hit out at government for its plan to abandon the expansion of the Rand Memorial Hospital in Grand Bahama, labeling it as evidence that the Christie administration does not see healthcare improvements as a priority.
Deputy Prime Minister Philip Brave Davis told reporters in Grand Bahama that the Christie administration was considering using the newly-acquired Islan...

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August 17, 2016
Miller backs resort and tells union to 'carry their ass'

TALL Pines MP Leslie Miller yesterday railed against the tactics of the Bahamas Maintenance and Allied Workers Union, saying the BHMAWU "held a gun to the head" of Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort executives and is now reaping what it has sown with the "unfortunate" job losses of more than 600 resort employees.

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