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NEMA participates in Bahamas First General Insurance Co.'s public education forum on hurricane preparedness

September 25, 2018

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, participated in Bahamas First General Insurance Company’s second public forum dubbed -- Hurricane Prep 101 -- on Saturday, September 22, 2018...

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Ministry of Labour's Eigth Labour on the Blocks at CV Bethel

September 25, 2018

The Ministry of Labour held its eighth 'Labour on the Blocks Job Fair at C.V. Bethel High School' on Saturday, September 22, 2018, thereby convenient for residents of Bamboo Town, Pinewood, South Beach...

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The Governor General Welcomes Students and Teacher so Uriah McPhee Primary School

September 25, 2018

Grade 6 students and teachers of Uriah McPhee Primary School called upon Governor General Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling at Government...

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Passing of Mrs. Audrey Wright
Passing of Mrs. Audrey Wright

September 25, 2018

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has learned with great sadness of the passing of Mrs. Audrey Wright, following a long illness...Mrs. Wright was the spouse of former Foreign Service Officer and Ambassador of The Bahamas...

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Inaugural PHA Rehabilitation Services Week Opens and PHA Retirees and Staff

September 25, 2018

As the first Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) Rehabilitation Services Week officially opened, Monday, September 24, 2018, Catherine Weech, Managing Director, PHA, assured rehabilitative professionals that improving the quality of rehabilitative services..

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D'Aguilar: Right development plan for Grand Lucayan could be catalyst for Grand Bahama Rebirth

September 25, 2018

The redevelopment of the Grand Lucayan property has the capability to change the direction of visitor arrivals into Grand Bahama “with the right development plan,” Minister of Tourism and Aviation the Hon. Dionisio D’Aguilar...

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The Bahamas Football Association getting ready for the start of their Soccer Leagues by hosting CPR/First Aid training course
The Bahamas Football Association getting ready for the start of their Soccer Leagues by hosting CPR/First Aid training course

September 25, 2018

The Bahamas Football Association’s youth League is schedule to begin October 19, 2018. To this end the Football Association with the assistance of Doctor’s Hospital held a one day training course centered on CPR/ First Aid training...

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Cat Island airport's future in balance
Cat Island airport's future in balance

September 25, 2018

THE Minnis administration is reportedly at a "crossroads" over whether it will repair or permanently close the Arthur's Town, Cat Island airport, Tourism and Aviation minister Dionisio D'Aguilar said yesterday...

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Victim: I pray for Labour Day driver - it was an accident
Victim: I pray for Labour Day driver - it was an accident

September 25, 2018

SIXTY-THREE-year-old Anabel Gibson thought she would die after a truck mowed through a crowd on East Street during the Labour Day parade in June...

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Magistrate in case leads tributes to slain policeman
Magistrate in case leads tributes to slain policeman

September 25, 2018

CHIEF Magistrate Joyann Ferguson Pratt led tributes last night to Inspector Carlis Blatch during a memorial service for the slain former aide-de-camp to Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling...

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Marine Protection Plan Present to Government
Marine Protection Plan Present to Government

September 24, 2018

Plan to Expand Bahamian Marine Protected Areas Will Protect our Future...Members of the Bahamas Protected project team submitted a Marine Protection Plan to the Government for expanding marine protected areas in the country in an effort to protect future jobs...

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DPM Encourages Young Bahamians to Make Use of the Small Business Centre

September 24, 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Hon. K. Peter Turnquest encouraged Bahamians, especially young Bahamians, to make use of advisors within the Small Business Development Centre to help them get their new innovative and creative entrepreneurial ideas off the ground...

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PHA Extends Invite to BDU Following Walkout at PMH
PHA Extends Invite to BDU Following Walkout at PMH

September 24, 2018

The Public Hospitals Authority has extended an invitation to meet with members of the Bahamas Doctors Union following a walkout today at the Princess Margaret Hospital...

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Shaunae Miller-Uibo Visisted the House of Assembly

September 24, 2018

The House of Assembly welcomed Olympic Gold-Medalist and 2018 Diamond League Winner Shaunae Miller-Uibo, her husband and Olympian decathlete Maicel Uibo, Olympian medalist Leevan Sands, and Jamaican Olympic Gold-Medalist...

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Small Business Owners Encouraged to Go Digital to Boost their Bottom Line

September 24, 2018

One of the key objectives of the Government of The Bahamas is to establish the country as the ‘silicon valley’ of the Caribbean. Consequently, the Bahamas Agricultural and Industrial Corporation (BAIC) has embarked on several initiatives to meet this objective...

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Tourism Money Never Done Workshop

September 24, 2018

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation and the Bahamas Development Bank sponsored a 'Tourism Money Never Done' workshop -- linking small businesses and tourism on September 13 & 14 at the British Colonial Hilton.

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Newest Conchman Sponsor looks Forward to Future Partnership
Newest Conchman Sponsor looks Forward to Future Partnership

September 24, 2018

Over the past three decades, the GBPA Conchman Triathlon event held on Grand Bahama Island has grown in popularity attracting some of the world’s preeminent triathletes...

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USToo Prostate Cancer Support Representatives pays courtesy call on the Governor General

September 24, 2018

Governor General Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling received members of USToo Prostate Cancer and Support, Bahamas Chapter, of the Cancer Society...

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Tourism Manager Participates in Domestic Tourism Marketing Workshop

September 24, 2018

Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Domestic Tourism, ‘Family of Islands’ managers participated in a recent workshop at Baha Mar that was geared to defining the authenticity and unique features of each designated island of The Bahamas...

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BTVI Strengthens City and Guild's Internal Framework
BTVI Strengthens City and Guild's Internal Framework

September 24, 2018

Twenty seven persons from The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) were recently in training sessions that focused on City and Guilds’ assessment and quality assurance...

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