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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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November 21, 2011
Who Will Win The Next General Elections

"There's many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip'. Erasmus

I am frequently asked by individuals of different political persuasions and backgrounds, "who do you think will win the general elections and form the next government of The Bahamas?" 

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November 22, 2011
Union disgruntled with Bahamasair, other entities, over contracts

The Public Managers Union yesterday expressed frustration in what it reported were stalled negotiations for new industrial agreements for its members at Bahamasair, the College of The Bahamas and the National Insurance Board.
Leslie Munnings, second vice president of the union, said, "I'm not sure how much longer the union can continue to just provide [members] with updates for them to be satisfie...

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BTC Names Its Sponser Of Junkanoo Parades
November 23, 2011
BTC Names Its Sponser Of Junkanoo Parades

Junkanoo -- the festival that stands at the pinnacle of Bahamian cultural expression -- took an historic leap forward today when organizers had announced that BTC had stepped up to the gate with a total of $206,000 in contributions to underwrite a major portion of the expense of the junior and senior parades and for the first time the company will provide to all choreographed dancers in the A&B cl...

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November 24, 2011
Advent Is about 'Cleaning House' And Making Ready For A Special Guest

Christians should always be in a state of readiness, but just in case, now is the time people should definitely be "cleaning house," and buying new things, readying themselves for a special guest who is coming to town.

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