Stage set for Bahamas 2017

Stage set for Bahamas 2017 The wait is nearly over and the city of Nassau is counting down the hours to the start of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. The scene is set for the ninth staging of the world finals – a tournament...

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Stage set for Bahamas 2017
Stage set for Bahamas 2017 The wait is nearly over and the city of Nassau is counting down the hours to the start of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. The scene is set for the ninth staging of the world finals – a tournament...

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Weather Forecast April 25-30, 2017
Weather Forecast April 25-30, 2017 A weak cold front will move across the NW Bahamas tonight and then it will gradually dissipate over the area as a low pressure system with a surface trough shift north and east of the area through Tuesday. A ridge of high pressure will slowly build across the Bahamas...

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CIBC FirstCaribbean Donates to Adult Drug Abuse Program
CIBC FirstCaribbean Donates to Adult Drug Abuse Program The Bahamas Association for Social Health (BASH) recently received much needed assistance to offset the cost of operating its adult male drug abuse programme...

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Father Walks 100 Miles to Save Hearts
Every parent would journey to the ends of the earth to give their child a fighting chance at survival. For Ernie Blues, this has become a literal quest. On June 26th, Ernie will embark on a challenging 100-mile, 7-day journey on foot across the vast West Highland Way, in the Scottish Highlands...

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Statement from The Ministry of Health on Public Health Clinic Enrolment in National Health Insurance
The Ministry of Health advises that the public health clinics in New Providence can be selected as primary care providers for NHI enrolment...

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World Relays Gives Bahamas Flair Throughout Stadium by Local Organizing Committee IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2017
As athletes get ready to showcase their skills on the track at The IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2017 in a few days, the country will be showcased as well in the decorative elements and collateral surrounding the event...

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BAMSI Graduates Add Value to the Workforce
Championing the quality of the Institute’s academic programmes, Godfrey Eneas, President of The Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI), said every member of BAMSI’s graduating class of 2016 is positively engaged, either gainfully employed or pursuing further studies at the tertiary level...

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1st Bahamian Health Medical Supplies Retail Store
1st Bahamian Health Medical Supplies Retail Store It’s not a store you think about, not like the grocery or the bank, however, when you need their product you are relieved that this business exists in the Bahamas.
Ports International opened its doors in 1985. Recently, the business opened the new home health retail store showroom on Shirley Street...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: April 22, 2017
Castrol Quote of the Day: April 22, 2017 Castrol Quote of the Day: April 22, 2017

"If today is your 'fill-up
day' at the pump, stop by
before 1pm. and purchase
a bottle of 'Lucas' injector
cleaner or 'Gunk' brand
injector treatment or diesel
fuel conditioner-for power
and fuel economy.

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Prime Minister Christie's Remarks at the Opening of Baha Mar
I am very pleased to be here today to take part in this long-awaited First Phase Opening of the 1800-room hotel and the 200,000 square feet Convention Centre at Baha Mar being operated by the Grand Hyatt, as well as the 95,000 square foot...

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Tippy's Plastic Pollution Challenge
Lots of our plastic trash ends up in the ocean 😭😭😭 ! Help Tippy the Sea Turtle Fight Plastic Pollution!...

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News Item
News Item on Tropical Storm Arlene issued by The Bahamas Department of Meteorology Forecast Office Section, at 6AM Friday, April 21st, 2017...

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PM Chrisite congratulates Bahamians Partnering in New Andros Marina Village
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie congratulated his friend of many years, Mr. Prescott Smith and his business partner Ms. Geneva Wilson on the groundbreaking for Blue Hole Marina Village & Andros...

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Corporate Donors Lauded by UWI
Corporate Donors Lauded by UWI Corporate donors to the University of the West Indies came in for high praise recently for their continued support of the university especially in “trying financial times”...

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Applause for Sandyport Beach Resort
The directive: “lights, camera, action” could well be a part of a film industry future for many of the 100+ students attending The Dream Project, a week-long introductory film industry course held in Nassau and Eleuthera in March...

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Registrar General's Department Responds to Save The Bays Filing to Block Release of Financial Records
On April 19th 2017, The Tribune newspaper published an article detailing the contents of an application in the Supreme Court by The Coalition to Protect Clifton Bay, also known as Save The Bays, to block a request from the Registrar General for its financial records...

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FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup: One week to go!
FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup: One week to go! In seven days' time, the sport's showpiece kicks off in the Bahamas. The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2017 is fast approaching, with the action getting underway in the Bahamas in just a week’s time...

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Baha Mar Prepares for Opening Day with Debut of Fountain Shows and Festive Pep Rally for Associates
Baha Mar culminated its opening week celebrations with an exclusive preview of the dramatic fountains and show lakes for associates and their families on Wednesday evening and a high-energy associates pep rally on Thursday morning...

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Rising Comedy Star Michelle Wolf to Tape Her Stand-Up Special Debut for HBO this Summer
Rising Comedy Star Michelle Wolf to Tape Her Stand-Up Special Debut for HBO this Summer Rising comedy star Michelle Wolf (The Daily Show with Trevor Noah) will make her stand-up special debut on HBO later this year. Taping Saturday, Aug. 12 at Skirball Center in New York, the hour-long show will be directed by Neal Brennan...

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Serena Williams: World number two's pregnancy is confirmed
Serena Williams: World number two's pregnancy is confirmed Serena Williams, the most successful female player of the Open era, is pregnant - just 12 weeks after winning a record 23rd Grand Slam singles title...

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