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35th Annual Frank "Pancho" Rahming Primary School Championships

May 28, 2019

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture held a closing ceremony for the 35th Annual Frank "Pancho" Rahming Primary School Track and Field Championships on Friday, May 24 at the Thomas A. Robinson Sports Centre...

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Methodist Council Meeting paid Courtesy call on the Governor General

May 28, 2019

Delegates of the Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas (MCCA) Connexional Council Meeting called upon Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling...

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Immigration Department Marks 80th Anniversary with Church Service

May 28, 2019

The Bahamas Department of Immigration held 80th Anniversary Celebrations with a Church Service on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Boyd Road...

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Tourism Development Corporation

May 28, 2019

Officials of the Tourism Development Corporation (TDC)along with private sector representatives attended the 2019 Caribbean Hotel Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS) in Miami Florida...

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Minister Dames opens 8th Annual Caribbean Federation of Police Welfare Association

May 28, 2019

In attendance at the Opening Ceremony of the 8th Annual Caribbean Federation of Police Welfare Associations, May 27, at SuperClubs Breezes, Nassau, Bahamas Seated from

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One year on, a family mourns
One year on, a family mourns

May 28, 2019

ONE year later, "Justice for Dee" markings still mark the walls of the Mason's Addition community where Deangelo Evans was killed by police...

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Ferguson: We have nothing to hide
Ferguson: We have nothing to hide

May 28, 2019

POLICE Commissioner Anthony Ferguson has defended the officers involved in an operation more than a week ago that resulted in police fatally shooting three men inside a Blair home, calling them "very responsible"...

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Union boss warns of industrial mayhem
Union boss warns of industrial mayhem

May 28, 2019

A trade union leader yesterday warned that industrial "mayhem" via a general strike will result unless employers stop attacking worker rights that have taken decades to build...

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Fred, stop suing: Symonette calls on QC to work with him to avoid court
Fred, stop suing: Symonette calls on QC to work with him to avoid court

May 28, 2019

IMMIGRATION Minister Brent Symonette wants Fred Smith to stop suing the government, insisting yesterday the outspoken human rights lawyer has made his point...

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Grand Isle Resort & Spa and 'Pigs of Paradise' Dazzle at Cannes Film Festival

May 28, 2019

Last weekend, in collaboration with the Fort Lauderdale Film Festival, the swimming pigs were front and center at a beach party along southern France’s famous Riviera where Grand Isle Resort & Spa...

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Shanghai School of Business Officials Share Motivations for Urban Planning for the Municipality

May 27, 2019

Officials from the Shanghai School of Business made a special presentation on 'Urban Planning in the Municipality of Shanghai' at the Ministry of Public Works Distinguished Lecture Series...

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National Drug Council to launch 'Say No to Bidis' Awareness Campaign

May 27, 2019

Officials at the Bahamas National Drug Council (BNDC), Ministry of Health, will use the 2019 observance of World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) as an opportunity to conduct a “Say No to Bidis” Awareness Campaign aimed at school-aged children...

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Urban Renewal Utilizes Assets to help effect Community Change

May 27, 2019

Officials from the Urban Renewal Commission, Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, recently distributed care packages to 900 families residing in the urban communities of New Providence where Centres are located...

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Campbell, House of Assembly Members Celebrate Literary Author

May 27, 2019

Members of the House of Assembly Wednesday joined Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell, in paying tribute to the country’s latest literary work, “Revelations of a Silent Heart...”

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Campbell: Ministry, stakeholders, 'working asiduously' on advancement of Persons with Disabilities Act

May 27, 2019

Officials at the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development are working with great care, effort and attention to detail with the community of persons with disabilities, their families, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and other stakeholders, towards the further advancement of the provisions of the Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities) Act...

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Local UHY Bain Associates Firm to Host Major International Accounting Conference at Atlantis this week
Local UHY Bain & Associates Firm to Host Major International Accounting Conference at Atlantis this week

May 27, 2019

More than 50 accounting firms from around the Americas are slated to gather at Atlantis May 23-25 when UHY Bain & Associates hosts a major accounting conference for UHY firms from across the Americas and selected offices from Europe. The theme of the conference is How To Build A World-Class Organization...

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SBDC gives access to 786,000 in funding
SBDC gives access to $786,000 in funding

May 27, 2019

· 13 businesses celebrated for receiving funding through the SBDC
· Almost $786,000 awarded to SBDC clients to-date
· 7 million expected to be distributed to 55 businesses in SBDC pipeline

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Hands for Hunger Recognizes World Hunger Day with Social Awareness Campaign
Hands for Hunger Recognizes World Hunger Day with Social Awareness Campaign

May 27, 2019

As the global population turns its attention to World Hunger Day, Hands for Hunger (H4H) will once again rally the public to raise awareness for those who struggle with food insecurity on a daily basis in The Bahamas...

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 Its in the Bag! CIBC Partners with AML to Go Green
It’s in the Bag! CIBC Partners with AML to “Go Green”

May 27, 2019

Support is growing for the government’s initiative to ban single-use plastics in 2020. Reusable shopping bags distributed in recent promotions are much in evidence...

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Bahamas Delegation Chairs 64th UNWTO Regional Commission for the Americas

May 27, 2019

Director General Joy Jibrilu and Minister of Agriculture and Marine Resources, the Hon. Michael C. Pintard, promote country’s sustainability efforts to UNWTO members...

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