Press Releases

CGI to host Hurricane Preparedness Exposition

February 22, 2018

For nearly a decade, insurance giant Colonial Group International (CGI), a Bermuda-based insurance conglomerate with global operations, has taken the terms ‘disaster preparedness’ and ‘customer service’ to a higher level with its “Temporary, Portable, Post-Disaster Business Continuity...

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JCN's Tourism Symposium featured Tourism Minister D'Aguilar

February 22, 2018

Minister of Tourism & Aviation, the Hon. Dionisio D'Aguilar took part in a Jones Communication Network (JCN) Tourism Symposium special feature last evening, February 20, 2018 along with a panel...

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Road Paving Project begins in New Providence

February 22, 2018

Motorists in New Providence can look forward to “smoother” drives...

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Hacking of Facebook Account of Hon. K. Peter Turnquest, MP Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance
Hacking of Facebook Account of Hon. K. Peter Turnquest, MP Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance

February 21, 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, the Hon. K. Peter Turnquest, MP, advises the public that his Facebook account has been hacked...

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New hope for Diabetic Foot Ulcer Patients

February 21, 2018

Clinical study now available to patients in The Bahamas...A clinical study is underway making available a new type of treatment for patients suffering from diabetic foot ulcers...

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Public Finances are in a better place than mid-point of the last financial year

February 21, 2018

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Peter Turnquest said the public finances of The Bahamas are in a better place than they were at the mid-point of the last financial year...

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Economy records real growth of 1.8 per cent in 2017

February 21, 2018

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Peter Turnquest said that present estimates indicate that the Bahamian economy recorded real growth on the order of 1.8 per cent in 2017...

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Great Harbor Cay Wahoo Tournament Postpose to March 1-3 due to Inclement Weather
Great Harbor Cay Wahoo Tournament Postpose to March 1-3 due to Inclement Weather

February 21, 2018

The Ninth Annual Great Harbour Cay Wahoo Tournament scheduled for February 22-25, in Great Harbour Cay, has been postponed to March 1-3, 2018, due to inclement weather...

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BTC Shows Heart
BTC Shows Heart

February 21, 2018

Annually, the Sir Victor Sassoon Heart Foundation does its part to assist with necessary life-saving procedures, especially for young children. BTC has been a supporter of the Heart Ball...

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Sterling Global Financial Mortgage Fund Finances 8.5Million Land Buy for Florida International University Student Housing Complex
Sterling Global Financial Mortgage Fund Finances $8.5Million Land Buy for Florida International University Student Housing Complex

February 21, 2018

Sterling Global Financial, an award-winning firm specializing in real estate finance, property development, and private banking and trust services, announced today that it has finalized a loan for a 1.72-acre parcel of land across from Florida International University...

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Young Entrepreneur Opens Luxury Nail Bar

February 21, 2018

‘Life is too short to wear boring nail polish’ said many ladies who support the $786 million-dollar nail polish industry. Which is why Grand Bahama Island’s newest nail artist is setting an innovative standard and bringing the bling back to nail design...

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Winterbotham Junior Tennis Series off to Great Start

February 20, 2018

It was a very busy weekend of tennis for the most promising young tennis players in The Bahamas at The National Tennis Centre with every contestant playing five or more matches.

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BTC Recognized as National Sponsor of the Year for 2017
BTC Recognized as National Sponsor of the Year for 2017

February 20, 2018

BTC RECOGNIZED AS NATIONAL SPONSOR OF THE YEAR FOR 2017
Company Invests over $1m in Sports...

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Lombard Odier & Cie pay courtesy call on Financial Services Minister

February 20, 2018

Minister of Financial Services, Trade & Industry and Immigration, the Hon. Brent Symonette (left), welcomed Lombard Odier & Cie executives, Christophe Hentsch...

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Oban Energies Commits to Environmental Preservation, Education, Research, Housing

February 20, 2018

Officials of Oban Energies said Monday that the company will continue to engage the East Grand Bahama community in meaningful ways as it proceeds towards the completion...

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Minister Pintard says Fresh Start Graduates are 'Part of the Solution'

February 20, 2018

Minister of Youth, Sports & Culture, the Hon. Michael Pintard said if Grand Bahama is going to change, it will not be because there is someone crying in the wilderness about what is wrong...

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BIA Pays Courtesy Call on the Governor General

February 20, 2018

Executives of the Bahamas Insurance Association (BIA) paid a courtesy call on Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling in the Drawing Room of Government House, February 20, 2018...

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Inagua All Age School pays courtesy call on Speaker of The House of Assembly

February 20, 2018

The Hon. Halson Moultrie, Speaker of the House of Assembly, welcomed teachers and students of Inagua All Age School on Tuesday, February 20, 2018...

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Campus Walkabout Connects BTVI President and Students
Campus Walkabout Connects BTVI President and Students

February 20, 2018

President of the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI), Dr. Robert W. Robertson, recently conducted a walkabout to visit classrooms, workshops and labs at the Old Trail Road campus

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Eleuthera All That Jazz Festival on Tap for 2018

February 20, 2018

The Eleuthera All That Jazz Festival, founded by Patricia Oakes Leigh-Wood, scheduled for April 11-15, 2018 is in its 6th year and will now cover the whole island, north to south.

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