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Castrol Quote of the Day: October 11, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: October 11, 2019

October 11, 2019

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with all that's going on these days.
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CHANGE SPECIAL with 'CASTROL GTX'
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Commonwealth of Nations Secretary General says Grand Bahama and Abaco can be rebuilt better

October 10, 2019

Secretary General of the Commonwealth of Nations, the Rt. Hon. Patricia Scotland, QC says having the opportunity to see first-hand the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian in both Abaco and Grand Bahama will assist her in accurately describing to the international community the enormity of the devastation in The Bahamas...

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Campbell Commends Office of the Spouse on Launch of the Women and Girls Mentoring Coalition

October 10, 2019

Officials from the Department of Gender and Family Affairs, Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, were among those from across the government sector, non-governmental organizations and the private sector that joined the Office of the Spouse of the Prime Minister, October 9, 2019 in celebrating the launch of the Women and Girls Mentoring Coalition (WGMC)...

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112 Haitian nationals repatriated from New Providence

October 10, 2019

On today’s date, a Bahamasair flight departed Lynden Pindling International Airport at 8:07AM. enroute to Port-au-Prince, Haiti with a total of (112) Haitian nationals escorted by a team of Law Enforcement Officers...

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Miya sponsors the 28th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Caribbean Water and Wastewater Association

October 10, 2019

Miya sponsors for a third year in a row the conference organized by the Caribbean Water and Wastewater Association, which will be held in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis from 14th to 18th October 2019.

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Prime Minister Minnis Outlines Temporary Housing Plan for Abaco

October 10, 2019

The Ministry of Disaster Preparedness, Management and Reconstruction is in the process of deploying temporary housing for government employees on Abaco, Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis announced in the House of Assembly on Wednesday in his second communication on Hurricane Dorian response and recovery efforts...

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DPM's Communication in Debate on Disaster Preparedness and Response Bill v 6

October 10, 2019

More than a month has passed since Hurricane Dorian ravaged the northern Bahamas. As I stand before this Honourable House today, my heart remains heavy knowing the trauma that so many suffered; the long road ahead to heal the lives that have been shattered and to rebuild the devastated communities...

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Weather Forecast for The Bahamas from October 11th-16, 2019

October 10, 2019

A cold front enhanced by troughing in the mid to upper levels of the atmosphere across the NW and Central Bahamas, will produce pockets of unsettled weather as it moves south-eastwards on Thursday. Meanwhile, high pressure ridge will produce moderate to fresh breezes...

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Ministry of Health Nurses Receive Their Letters of Appointment After Long Delay

October 10, 2019

Minister of Health the Hon. Dr. Duane Sands (seated at centre), at the Ministry of Health, Wednesday, October 9, 2019, announced that Ministry of Health nurses are finally receiving their Letters of Appointment about a year after completing their training...

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BISX Lists the Lehoca Fund IC

October 10, 2019

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) is pleased to announce that voting participation interests in Lehoca Fund IC (Lehoca) have successfully completed the BISX Mutual Fund Listing Process and have been listed on the Exchange...

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Campbell Impressed with ‘First Class’ Work Being Done at AU

October 10, 2019

Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell, walked away from a tour of the operation at Abilities Unlimited (AU) excited about the potential for greater future revenue earnings based on the craftsmanship on display -- once the facility is given the requisite support from members of the general public and others...

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BREAKING NEWS: Reece Chipman resigns from FNM
BREAKING NEWS: Reece Chipman resigns from FNM

October 10, 2019

Centerville MP Reece Chipman has resigned from the Free National Movement, The Tribune was told.

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DPM's Opening Remarks at Higgs & Johnson Annual Client Seminar

October 10, 2019

Thank you for the invitation to participate in what I am sure will be a very informative and engaging seminar...

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Google Offers Tool for Cities to Measure Emissions
Google Offers Tool for Cities to Measure Emissions

October 10, 2019

A tool Google offered in the US to help cities measure pollution and emissions levels is now available in Europe...

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Minister Rolle Encourages Kingsway Academy Grade Six at Induction Service and Dedication Ceremony

October 10, 2019

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha Rolle encouraged students "start strong to finish stronger," as she served as the keynote speaker at the Kingsway Academy Grade Six Induction Service and Dedication Ceremony, at the school, on October 4, 2019...

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PM Minnis Opens Debate on Amendments to Disaster Preparedness and Response Act

October 10, 2019

Evacuation orders, curfews and restrictions of movement in certain areas for a specific period of time are being proposed in amendments to the Disaster Preparedness and Response Act...

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Chinese Government Donates $500,000 Towards Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts

October 10, 2019

The Government of the People’s Republic of China presented a cheque for $500,000 to the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, towards the Hurricane Dorian recovery and rebuilding efforts...

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Rugby World Cup: Typhoon Hagibis forces England-France off; Scotland wait & Ireland play

October 10, 2019

England's Rugby World Cup match against France on Saturday has been called off because of Typhoon Hagibis, but organisers hope Scotland against Japan can go ahead as planned on Sunday.

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Castrol Quote of the Day: October 10, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: October 10, 2019

October 10, 2019

“FALL 2019 OIL CHANGE SPECIAL
"Get your oil changed with 'CASTROL GTX'
for the LOW, LOW PRICE of $52*- parts, labour
and VAT included! Visit our service department
between the hours of 8 and 5!"
*Certain restrictions apply.

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Donation worth $1.2 million to PMH Orthopedic Division

October 09, 2019

A significant donation of medical equipment valued at $1.2 million dollars was made to the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) Division of Orthopedics. Called a once in a lifetime gift by Dr. Dane Bowe, Consultant Orthopaedic & Arthroplasty Surgeon at PMH, the donation comes in response to Hurricane Dorian and the range of injuries treated in the wake of the storm’s passage...

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