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LCIS Announces First Thomson Trust Scholar
LCIS Announces First Thomson Trust Scholar

May 28, 2019

Lyford Cay International School (LCIS) is excited to announce the first Thomson Trust Scholar. Grade 10 student Heather Williams has received the award which will allow her to join the rigorous Diploma Programme at LCIS, one of four graduation pathways for Grade 11 and 12 students...

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Lupus 242 Holds 3rd Annual Health Talk to Educate Members

May 28, 2019

On Saturday May 18th, Lupus 242 held its 3rd Annual Health Talk at the University of The Bahamas. Educating the public about lupus is one of the major goals of the local non-profit organization. The group also provides support and information for persons in The Bahamas living with the illness...

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ACAMS Bahamas Launch

May 28, 2019

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Sen. the Hon. Carl Bethel addressed the launch of the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) Bahamas Chapter on Friday, May 24, 2019 at the British Colonial Hilton Hotel.

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State-Recognized Funeral for Mr. Calvin Neilly, ,MBE, Former Senator

May 28, 2019

The Cabinet Office has announced that there will be a State-Recognized Funeral for the late Mr. Calvin Neilly, MBE, former Senator, on Friday, May 31, at 11:00 a.m. at Grant's Town Wesley Methodist Church, Baillou Hill Road and Chapel Street...

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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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