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September 18, 2011
Small Crimes Graduate to Bigger Ones

EDITOR, The Tribune.

PLEASE allow me a little space in your fine newspaper to express my opinion on several matters. It is amazing what some people in this country think is OK to do or is right in their minds. What is even more amazing is how the politician, namely the opposition, just jumps on a topic to gain political points when if on the other side of the fence it would not take a certain s...

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September 27, 2011
Mango CEO explains resignation

Despite his commitment to the concept behind Transfer Solutions Providers' (TSP) Mango Card, Shaker Rawan said that developments at the company have led him to resign as CEO and director of the board.
"The circumstance under which I left the company was a change of direction in the company that I could not be a part of," Rawan told Guardian Business.  "There was a restructuring of the TSP com...

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September 28, 2011
FAMGUARD UNVEILS 176 PROFIT GROWTH

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

FAMGUARD Corporation yesterday unveiled a 175.8 per cent in 2011 second quarter net profits to $1.579 million, its chairman expressing confidence that the company's premiums receivable balance would "improve in the coming months".

The BISX-listed holding company for Family Guardian, the life and health insurer, saw its bottom line performance for the hal...

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Bill Gates: “I Will Miss Steve Immensely”
October 05, 2011

Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft and longtime rival of Steve Jobs, has issued a statement expressing his sadness at the passing of Steve Jobs.

In it, Gates describes their relationship as one of “colleagues, competitors and friends over the course of more than half our lives.”

Gates’s full statement is included below:

“I’m truly saddened to learn of Steve Jobs’ death. Melinda and I...

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Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham - Straw Market Authority Debate Contribution
October 11, 2011
Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham - Straw Market Authority Debate Contribution

I am pleased to speak during the debate on the Straw Market Authority Bill introduced at the last sitting of the House. The Bill is meant to create a Straw Market Authority to provide for the operation and maintenance and upkeep of the Straw Craft Market.

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October 12, 2011
FOI bill needs more scrutiny

Though a strong step in the right direction, the tabled Freedom of Information (FOI) bill contains deficiencies that could derail effective implementation, according to an expert in the field.

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October 13, 2011
Pritchard: Solomon's Fresh Market 'filling a void'

With the recent closures at City Market, a leading wholesaler says Solomon's Fresh Market is "picking up the slack" and "filling a void" in the industry.
Robert Pritchard, the Vice President of ASA H. Pritchard Ltd, sat down with Guardian Business to discuss the current business landscape.
"We've seen a little bit of a positive over the last couple of months - I would say up 2 or 3 percent," he sa...

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October 12, 2011
BTC RESPONDS TO UNION PROTESTS

THE BAHAMAS TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY'S (BTC) chief executive yesterday expressed hope the carrier could work with its two trade unions to "shape a way forward", following a demonstration by one union's members in front of its head office

That move came in response to the contract proposal to the non-management bargaining unit - the BCPOU.

Geoff Houston, BTC's chief executive, said: "First, I w...

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October 20, 2011
Renew your commitment to your marriage

Married couples will be given the opportunity to examine their lives together, and share their feelings, dreams, hopes and joys openly and honestly as the Catholic Archdiocees of Nassau hosts its fifth Marriage Renewal Weekend, November 4-6.  The renewal weekend will give participants the chance at a face-to-face, heart-to-heart encounter with the person they have chosen to live with for the rest ...

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October 22, 2011
Fallen Transitions Presents perspectives on film and individuality

Two Summer Junior Residents who refined their artistic practice for several months at Popop Studios International Center of Visual Arts are ready for their close-up.

June Collie and Richardo Barrett--both College of The Bahamas students--present the culmination of their artistic studies undertaken during the summer in their show "Fallen Transitions", which opened this past Thursday at the art gal...

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October 22, 2011
Opposition out of touch

Dear Editor,

The Leader of the Opposition Perry Christie, speaks well to what is needed for this country.  And his recent remark that policymakers understand the link between the reform of young people and the economy could have been commendable.  However, his utterances are about 30 years late. 

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October 24, 2011
SkyBahamas matches Gulfstream flight

Competition between Gulfstream International and SkyBahamas is heating up for the busy winter season, Guardian Business can reveal, with plans by the Bahamian airline to match the U.S. carrier's new direct flight from West Palm Beach to Freeport.

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October 26, 2011
ENERGY HITS 'COOL' 30-35 OF TOTAL COSTS

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

ENERGY BILLS for Bahamian companies with high cooling requirements can account for up to 30-35 per cent of total operating costs, it was revealed yesterday, as private sector leaders expressed hope an upcoming forum would enable them to "significantly influence policy".

Unveiling the Bahamas Energy Forum, set to be held from November 4-5 in conjunction w...

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October 31, 2011
Bamboo Town's historic moment

Dear Editor,

Thank you for the privilege to write you once again.  I thank God for this democracy that we both share and enjoy the freedom to express ourselves, and to show our political persuasion without fear of discrimination or victimization. This is something we have not always enjoyed.  For this, I am thankful.
Bamboo Town, oh Bamboo Town!  You have the power and the power is...

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November 01, 2011
The Nature of Political Leadership

Much of the press delight in pronouncing that the silly-season has begun as a general election approaches.  What they fail to advise is the role they play in hyping this alleged silliness through uncritical thinking and superficial coverage.  In news stories and editorials some in the press endlessly regurgitate intellectual fallacies rather than providing context and in-depth analysis.

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November 03, 2011
Rekindle The Fire

In a time when The Bahamas is embattled with many social ills, the membership at Golden Gates World Outreach Ministries International believes the only saving grace for country must come from the encouragement of successful families.

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Caribbean/US Security Cooperation Dialog Remarks.
November 10, 2011
Caribbean/US Security Cooperation Dialog Remarks.

Remarks by
Rt. Hon. Hubert A. Ingraham
Prime Minister
2nd Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation Dialogue
Nassau, Bahamas
10th November, 2011

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BTC On Target For Flagship Store Opening
November 11, 2011
BTC On Target For Flagship Store Opening

BTC officials announced today they are on target for a December 1 opening of the company's new flagship store at the Mall at Marathon, a 6,500-square foot facility they pledge will transform doing business with the telecom company.

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Heavy D's BIG heart touches Bahamian artists
November 14, 2011
Heavy D's BIG heart touches Bahamian artists

Nassau, Bahamas - As the sad news of the recent and unexpected death of Jamaican-American rapper Heavy D travels across the globe, the affects of his death are hitting close to the heart for two artists in The Bahamas.

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Bel CantoTo Perform at St. Andrew’s, The Kirk.
November 19, 2011

Bel Canto will be presenting its 2011 Christmas performances at St. Andrew’s, The Kirk on Saturday, Dec 3rd at 7:15pm and Sunday Dec 4th at 6:00pm. Tickets are $75 and $25 respectively. This year's concerts are held under the Patronage of His Excellency Sir Arthur Foulkes, Governor General of The Bahamas, and Joan Lady Foulkes. This year’s Theme is “Let there Be Peace on Earth”. The Bel Canto S...

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