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News Article
ILO Representatives Review National Empowerment Training Program
October 26, 2009
ILO Representatives Review National Empowerment Training Program

Representatives from the International Labour Organization (ILO) are in The Bahamas to meet with stakeholders of the National Empowerment Training Program, an initiative launched by the Government to help displaced workers learn new trades.

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News Article

October 27, 2009
ILO Representatives Examining the Progress of the National Training Program

NASSAU, Bahamas -- International Labour Organization (ILO) representatives visited The College of The Bahamas on Tuesday to find out how the classes for the Government’s National Empowerment Training Program are progressing.

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Event
BTVI Hair Design Fashion Show
BTVI Hair Design & Fashion Show

Sunday 14th June 2009

The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute's Cosmetology and Fashion Dept presents “Spice 2009: A Practical Interpretation of Cosmetic Expression.”

Held at the Crystal Palace Ballroom at 4 pm.

Tickets $20, at door $25.

For more information, contact 242-502-6300
Email: searsk@btvi.org.bs


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Education Minister Congratulates BTVI
January 29, 2010
Education Minister Congratulates BTVI

Minister of Education Desmond Bannister said he was impressed by the campus, students and staff after a recent visit to the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI).

“The right direction for BTVI is the achievement of accreditation status so that students can feel confident that the training they receive at BTVI meets

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Leo Ryan Pinder sworn in as the Member of Parliament for Elizabeth
April 15, 2010
Leo Ryan Pinder sworn in as the Member of Parliament for Elizabeth

Member of Parliament-elect for Elizabeth, Leo Ryan Pinder was sworn in at the House of Assembly during the new session of Parliament, Wednesday, April 14, 2010. Parliament was prorogued on March 22, 2010.

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News Article

May 13, 2010
Contractors Bill soon to be presented to House of Assembly

The Government of The Bahamas is encouraging construction workers to focus on the quality of service they deliver.

Public Works and Transport Minister the Hon Neko Grant said along with increasing opportunities for training, the Ministry is strengthening regulations in the construction industry with the introduction of a Contractors Bill.

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Minister Dion Foulkes Labor Day Message
June 03, 2010
Minister Dion Foulkes Labor Day Message

Ladies and gentlemen, workers and employers it is once again my privilege to make this national Labour Day address.

The severe economic downturn that spread across the globe beginning in late 2007 continues to pose extraordinary challenges for the international community.

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Prime Minister Wrap-Up Debate of 2010/11 Budget
June 10, 2010
Prime Minister Wrap-Up Debate of 2010/11 Budget

As with countries across the globe, this is an austerity budget. It takes account of the severe and crippling impact of a global economic recession which has ruined economic performance in our country as it has around the world.

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News Article

June 18, 2010
Training initiative 'critical to human capital progress'

The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce's president yesterday expressed disappointment that the Government had chosen to discontinue the National Training Program after just one year, arguing that a sustainable, long-term re-training initiative was "critical" to this nation's oft-neglected human capital development.

While not surprised about the Government's decision not to allocate funds for the Natio...

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News Article

August 18, 2010
Bahamians come 'out of their shell'

By CHESTER ROBARDS

Business Reporter

crobards@tribunemedia.net

NATIONAL Training Programme participants uneveiled their shell craft at the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce yesterday, many of them lauding the initiative for opening their eyes to the trade and helping them create a business where they never before thought one existed.

Annastacia Johnson said she combined what she already knew about ...

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