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High Bills Spark 'Cut Off' Review BAHAMAS Power and Light's chairman Donovan Moxey yesterday revealed the corporation was considering a review of BPL's disconnection policy in view of the temporary hike in electricity costs...

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Western Warriors Football Club-Clean-Up Project
Players and Coaches from the Western Warriors Football Club clean up Stapleton Park...

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Seven Day Weather Forecast for The Bahamas November 20-25, 2018
Seven Day Weather Forecast for The Bahamas November 20-25, 2018 A stationary front extends across the Southeast Bahamas and will slowly lift northwards while dissipating. High pressure covers the remainder of the islands. Another cold front will move off of Florida and across the Northwest Bahamas Wednesday...

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CPC School Awareness Educational Program
As part of the Educational Awareness Program Consumer Protection Commission (CPC) has embarked on an aggressive campaign for educating School students, as studies have shown that the biggest consumer body is made of teenagers...

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PM Opens Edmund Spencer Moxey Youth & Community Center
Prime Minister, Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert A. Minnis officially opened the Edmund Moxey Youth and Community Center, Thursday evening, November 15, 2018 committing to keep alive the legacy of cultural icon Edmund Moxey...

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Diabetes Mellitus Fifth Leading Cause of Death in The Bahamas
Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Duane Sands said Diabetes mellitus is a devastating and costly chronic, non-communicable disease, which is now the fifth leading cause of death in The Bahamas...

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BTC Trade Union Meet with the Leader of the Opposition
The Bahamas Communications and Public Officers Union (BCPOU) and the Bahamas Communications Public Managers Union (BCPMU) met with the Leader of the Opposition, The Hon. Philip “Brave” Davis on Monday, November 19, 2018...

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Mrs. Kayleaser Deveaux-Isaacs Confirmed As BCB General Manager
Mrs. Kayleaser Deveaux-Isaacs Confirmed As BCB General Manager Executive Chairman, Mr. Mike Smith and the Board of Directors of The Broadcasting Corporation of The Bahamas announce that Mrs. Kayleaser Deveaux-Isaacs has been confirmed as General Manager of The Corporation effective, November 1st, 2018...

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PM says church and state must work together to curb social ills
Celebrating with his brother, Bishop Christopher Minnis, his 13th Pastoral Anniversary at Greater Bethel Cathedral, Prime Minister, Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert A. Minnis called on church and state to work together to curb the social ills plaguing the country...

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NAD Projects Record Holiday Season Travel
NAD Projects Record Holiday Season Travel Shares Tips for Easy Passenger Travel...The busy holiday travel season is about to commence at Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) with Thanksgiving in just a matter of days...

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Streather to be featured at Festival Noel
Works of well known Bahamian artist Alisa Streather will be featured at this year's Festival Noel December 7th at the Rand Nature Center...

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Government's Private Pre-School Partnership initiative launched
Marcellus Taylor, Director in the Ministry of Education (MOE) termed the Government’s Private Pre-School Partnership (PPP), an “extra” important initiative as it symbolizes the union of persons who, prior to now, operated separately...

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National Hall of Fames Class of 2018-Courtesy Call at Government House
Governor General, Her Excellency the Most Honourable Dame Marguerite Pindling welcomed the National Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018 in a courtesy call at Government House on Friday, November 16, 2018...

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Miriam McDonald-Simms of Cat Island Just Celebrated her 100th Birthday
Retired Nurse, Miriam McDonald-Simms of Cat Island, who celebrated her 100th birthday on Friday, paid a courtesy call on Governor General, Her Excellency the Most Honourable Dame Marguerite Pindling...

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Top 5 Tips for Transitioning To Digital File Storage
Top 5 Tips for Transitioning To Digital File Storage If mounting boxes filled with business invoices, client contracts or employee records are overwhelming your organization’s operating space then it may be time to consider digitization...

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Royal Caribbean Job Fair a Success
Royal Caribbean Job Fair a Success Royal Caribbean International?s job fair Monday attracted a steady stream of applicants flowing through the National Training Agency on Gladstone Road as the award-winning global cruise brand, looks to fill a wide variety of positions on their ships...

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Airbnb removes Israeli West Bank settlement listings
Airbnb removes Israeli West Bank settlement listings Airbnb says it will remove from its listings all homes in Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank.

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Chicago hospital shooting: Doctor, pharmacist and policeman killed
Chicago hospital shooting: Doctor, pharmacist and policeman killed A doctor, a newly graduated pharmacist and a police officer were killed after a gunman opened fire at a hospital in Chicago, police say...

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs-Unrest in Haiti
Ministry of Foreign Affairs-Unrest in Haiti Due to continuing unrest in Haiti, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to advise members of the public that the Embassy of The Bahamas in Port au Prince will be closed until further notice...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: November 20, 2018
Castrol Quote of the Day: November 20, 2018 "If 'Castrol' is in your
engine, that's one less
thing to worry about
on your daily
commute."

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Ivanka Trump used personal email for White House business
Ivanka Trump used personal email for White House business Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to send hundreds of messages discussing official White House business last year, officials confirm.

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