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Bahamas Financial News Update 9/15/08
September 16, 2008
Bahamas Financial News Update [9/15/08]

Financial stocks led the market volume today and investors traded in three stocks of which one advanced and two remained unchanged. A total of 15,652 shares changed hands. Commonwealth Bank Ltd. (CBL) was the volume leader with 7,652 shares and closed unchanged at $7.00. FirstCaribbean Bank (CIB) rose by $0.05 to $11.60 on a volume of 5,000 shares. Cable Bahamas Ltd. (CAB) traded 3,000 shares and ...

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Tourism Plan Unveiled
October 10, 2008
Tourism Plan Unveiled

From negotiating lower airfares to The Bahamas, to re-branding the Family Islands and making it easier for visitors to learn more about the country, the Ministry of Tourism's plan to boost tourist arrivals to The Bahamas entails a multi-layered approach

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November 01, 2008
25 and counting....

With a swell of entries this year that threatens to overflow out of the Central Bank's main gallery, the Art Competition and Exhibition's 25th year is reminiscent of its earliest. When the Central Bank held its first Art Competition and Exhibition in 1984, it created a stir that attracted a slew of works from young and talented hopefuls.

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DPM tells Oxford Business Group Bahamas economy stable
December 05, 2008
DPM tells Oxford Business Group Bahamas economy stable

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs the Hon. Brent Symonette met with Oxford Business Group representatives for ‘The Report: Bahamas 2009’ to give an insight into the Bahamian economy in the face of a global recession.

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McKinney, Bancroft and Hughes partner with Oxford Business Group for The Report: The Bahamas 2009
December 11, 2008
McKinney, Bancroft and Hughes partner with Oxford Business Group for The Report: The Bahamas 2009

McKinney, Bancroft and Hughes, the leading international Bahamian law firm, has signed an agreement with Oxford Business Group (OBG), the highly acclaimed global publishing, research and consultancy firm, to act, as official legal research partner for The Report: The Bahamas 2009.

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Senator Katherine Smith will open 14th annual art exhibition
February 10, 2009
Senator Katherine Smith will open 14th annual art exhibition

The art works of well known and emerging artists of Grand Bahama’s artistic community will be officially unveiled Friday February 13th at the Glory Banks Art Gallery at the Rand Nature Centre by Senator Katherine Smith.

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Carnival exec to tout cruise opportunities for Grand Bahama
February 10, 2009
Carnival exec to tout cruise opportunities for Grand Bahama

Giora Israel, Senior Vice President of Ports & Destination Development for Carnival Corporation & PLC, the world’s largest cruise line, is slated to address the 11th Annual Grand Bahama Business Outlook in Freeport, Grand Bahama on February 23 at the Westin Sheraton Our Lucaya.

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Bahamas looks forward to 'continued mutually beneficial relations' with China
February 19, 2009
Bahamas looks forward to 'continued mutually beneficial relations' with China

Greetings by Rt. Hon. Hubert A. Ingraham Prime Minister at Dinner in Honour of H.E. Hui Liangyn Vice Premier, State Council People’s Republic of China 17 February 2009.

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GB Port Authority President addresses Grand Bahama Business Outlook
February 23, 2009
GB Port Authority President addresses Grand Bahama Business Outlook

Remarks by Ian B. A. Rolle, President, The Grand Bahama Port Authority Ltd at Grand Bahama Business Outlook Monday, 23rd February 2009

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Prime Minister gives Caribbean constituency closing statement at IDB/IIC meeting in Colombia
March 31, 2009
Prime Minister gives Caribbean constituency closing statement at IDB/IIC meeting in Colombia

50th Annual IDB/IIC Meeting Statement, On Behalf of the Caribbean Constituency: Barbados, Bahamas, Guyana, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago
Rt. Hon. Hubert Ingraham, Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas
Monday, March 30, 2009

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Abaco Markets Chairman and Vice-Chairman set to retire - nominating a new generation of leaders to move company ahead
April 30, 2009
Abaco Markets Chairman and Vice-Chairman set to retire - nominating a new generation of leaders to move company ahead

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Abaco Markets Limited Chairman R. Craig Symonette and Vice-Chairman Frank Crothers are set to retire from their respective positions after 20 years – recently indicating that they will not offer themselves for those positions at the Company’s next Annual General Meeting.

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Derek Newbold appointed Business Development Manager at GBPA
May 03, 2009
Derek Newbold appointed Business Development Manager at GBPA

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - The Chairman and President of The Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Derek O. Newbold as Business Development Manager for the GBPA Group of Companies effective Monday, 4th May 2009.

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PM Ingraham: new communications a step towards 'eliminating monopolies'
May 05, 2009
PM Ingraham: new communications a step towards 'eliminating monopolies'

House contribution on the Communications Bill 2009 by Rt. Hon. Hubert A. Ingraham, Prime Minister, House of Assembly, May 4, 2009

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Khaalis Rolle elected new president of Bahamas Chamber of Commerce
June 03, 2009
Khaalis Rolle elected new president of Bahamas Chamber of Commerce

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Khaalis Rolle, Chief Marketing Officer at Bahamas Ferries, was elected president of The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce during its recent 2009 Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the British Colonial Hilton.

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GBPA President kicks off youth soccer camp
June 23, 2009
GBPA President kicks off youth soccer camp

Port Authority president Ian Rolle had a fun start to his work week this week.

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Guaranteed Loan Program Suspended
August 06, 2009
Guaranteed Loan Program Suspended

The government's guaranteed loan program has been suspended indefinitely as the Ministry of Education seeks to collect $68.05 million in defaulted loans, Minister of Education Carl Bethel revealed yesterday.

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Commonwealth Bank donates back to school supplies
August 18, 2009
Commonwealth Bank donates back to school supplies

NASSAU, Bahamas -- With weeks to go until thousands of school children fill school yards, hallways and classrooms, Commonwealth Bank repeated its role as education’s guardian angel, presenting the Ministry of Education with 10,000 backpacks.

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Bahamas Financial News Update 9/16/09
September 16, 2009
Bahamas Financial News Update 9/16/09

It was a moderate day of trading in the local market with 7,318 shares trading in the local market today.
Bahamas Property Fund Limited (BPF) traded 1,000 shares, increasing by +$0.85 to close at $10.75.
Bank of Bahamas (BOB) traded 1,600 shares, falling by -$0.07 to close at a new 52-week low of $6.18.
Finco (FIN) traded 1,200 shares, advancing by +$0.50 to close at $9.30.
FirstCaribbean (CIB...

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Bahamas Financial News Update 9/21/09
September 21, 2009
Bahamas Financial News Update 9/21/09

The week began with 102,107 shares trading in the local market today.

AML Foods Limited (AML) traded 22,760 shares falling by -$0.01 to close at a new 52-week low of $1.14.

Bank of Bahamas (BOB) traded 42,200 shares declining by -$0.28 to close at a new 52-week low of $5.90.

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Prime Minister meets with Credit Suisse
September 23, 2009
Prime Minister meets with Credit Suisse

Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Hubert Ingraham met with several high level executives from Credit Suisse at the Office of the Prime Minister in Cable Beach where they discussed opportunities for the Bank and the Government to partner together as well as issues surrounding the economy.

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Bahamas participates in Caribsave Climate Change Symposium
September 24, 2009
Bahamas participates in Caribsave Climate Change Symposium

According to a report published by the World Bank, The Bahamas is among the top three most vulnerable Caribbean countries when it comes to climate change.
For this reason, Minister of Tourism and Aviation, Sen. the Hon. Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace said that initiatives such as CARIBSAVE are vital to mitigate possible environmental impacts

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Twenty Bahamians Receive Queen’s Birthday
September 25, 2009

Twenty Bahamian recipients of The Queen’s Birthday Honours, 2008, were presented with their medals during an investiture ceremony at Government House on Thursday, September 24, 2009.

Governor General His Excellency Arthur D. Hanna presented the medals.

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Royal Fidelity Weekly Market Wrap - Sept 21st - 25th, 2009
September 26, 2009
Royal Fidelity Weekly Market Wrap - Sept 21st - 25th, 2009

During the week investors traded in ten out of the twenty-four listed securities of which none advanced, six declined and four remain unchanged.

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October 07, 2009
Lying in state for the Honourable Sir Clement Travelyan Maynard, kt., j.p.,

Lying in state for the honourable Sir Clement Travelyan Maynard, kt., j.p., former Deputy Prime Minister and
parliamentarian at the house of assembly parliament square Bay Street Nassau, New Providence Commonwealth of the Bahamas

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Lying In State for The Honourable Sir Clement Travelyan Maynard
October 13, 2009
Lying In State for The Honourable Sir Clement Travelyan Maynard

Principal Officials of State will pay their respects to the deceased in the Foyer of the House of Assembly, in the following Protocol order:-

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IDB Contest focuses on climate change
October 14, 2009
IDB Contest focuses on climate change

Small island states, the effects of climate change, and environmental protection are the focus of the 2009 essay contest organized by the Inter-American Developmental Bank (IDB) and the Bahamas National Trust (BNT).

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Governor General Presents Dedicated Teachers with Awards
October 30, 2009
Governor General Presents Dedicated Teachers with Awards

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Governor General His Excellency Arthur D. Hanna presented eight teachers with awards for their commitment and dedication in the field of education during the Fidelity Sir Gerald Cash National Distinguished Teachers Awards Ceremony held at Government House, Friday, October 23, 2009.

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The Downtown Nassau Partnership launches new website
November 04, 2009
The Downtown Nassau Partnership launches new website

The Downtown Nassau Partnership (DNP) – the public-private sector organisation charged with the ambitious task of revitalizing historic Nassau – announced today it has launched a website complete with a newsletter that can be downloaded, a Facebook link and an historic overview

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Lombard Odier celebrates 30 years in Bahamas
November 04, 2009
Lombard Odier celebrates 30 years in Bahamas

The Bank of Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch’s 30-year operation in The Bahamas speaks to the commitment it has to the country’s financial services sector, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs the Hon Brent Symonette said.

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Don't miss the 2009 Energy Conference Bahamas Business Expo
November 10, 2009
Don't miss the 2009 Energy Conference & Bahamas Business Expo

The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce in partnership with The U.S. Embassy Nassau and The Bahamas Hotel Association will host the 2009 Energy Conference & Bahamas Business Expo to take place November 12-14, 2009 at The Sheraton Nassau Beach Hotel.

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