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Bahamas lost to Senegal in the 4th Game of Day 3 at The FIFA World Cup

April 29, 2017

A crushing defeat for The Bahamas this evening as the team lost 10-1 against Senegal...

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Tourism, Hotel Occupancy Boosted by IAAF/BTC World Relays

April 29, 2017

Tourism numbers and hotel occupancy got a healthy boost when hundreds of international visitors travelled varying distances to Nassau for the recent IAAF/BTC World Relays 2017...

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'April is not over yet' says AG over release of Baha Mar documents
'April is not over yet' says AG over release of Baha Mar documents

April 28, 2017

ATTORNEY General Allyson Maynard-Gibson remained tightlipped yesterday when asked about the government's pledge to have the sealed Supreme Court documents on the Baha Mar sale made public this month, saying "April is not over yet..."

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Registered voter total rises to 181,000
Registered voter total rises to 181,000

April 28, 2017

THE NUMBER of registered voters for the upcoming general election is just over 181,000, according to Parliamentary Commissioner Sherlyn Hall, who said his team was still hard at work weeding out the names of deceased people from the register before it is certified next week.

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Ports International Supplies Wheelchairs for the SRC Push-a-Thon
Ports International Supplies Wheelchairs for the SRC Push-a-Thon

April 28, 2017

Encouraging elders to stay active, and supporting the health and wellness of seniors, Ports International and Drive Medical donated wheelchairs for the SRC Push-a-thon event to be held on Saturday, 29th April, 2017...

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BTC Takes Part in GICT
"BTC Takes Part in GICT"

April 28, 2017

The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has already forecasted that there will be at least 1.4m jobs in the informational technology field by 2020.

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Stranded in The Bahamas: luxury Fyre festival turns to 'chaos'

April 28, 2017

Tickets cost up to $12,780 for music event endorsed by influencers on Instagram but social media reports suggest ‘disaster’

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GB Chamber members encouraged to take active role in responsible governance in The Bahamas

April 28, 2017

Executive Director of the Organization for Responsible Governance (ORG) Matt Aubry joined the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce (GBCC) Wednesday to discuss a range of social and political reforms he said are necessary to change the course of governance in The Bahamas...

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Statement by The Ministry of Tourism on the cancellation of Fyre Festival

April 28, 2017

Statement by The Ministry of Tourism on the cancellation of Fyre Festival...

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PM announces police overtime payment to come on May 29
PM announces police overtime payment to come on May 29

April 28, 2017

PRIME Minister Perry Christie announced last night that the government will finally pay Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) officers for working 12-hour shifts in 2013 and 2014, with the first payment of the outstanding sum to be issued on May 29...

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Nottage taken ill at PLP rally
Nottage taken ill at PLP rally

April 28, 2017

INCUMBENT Bain and Grants Town MP Dr Bernard Nottage had to be seen by a doctor last night for "dehydration" after slurring and stumbling over his words during his speech at a Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) campaign rally at RM Bailey Park...

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Dame Joan: Fitzgerald has no justification
Dame Joan: Fitzgerald has no justification

April 28, 2017

AMID continued silence from Prime Minister Perry Christie over Jerome Fitzgerald's admission that he solicited lucrative contracts from Baha Mar, former President of the Court of Appeal Dame Joan Sawyer insisted there is no way the Cabinet minister can justify his actions, which she sees as an alleged breach of the Prevention of Bribery Act...

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BTC Grand Bahama Basketball Association

April 27, 2017

BTC was pleased to assist the Grand Bahamas Basketball Association, who will traveled to Marsh Harbour, Abaco to compete in the Bahamas Basketball Federation Round Robin to be held this weekend...

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Mobile Device Management for BTC Business
"Mobile Device Management for BTC Business

April 27, 2017

BTC Business has partnered with C&W Business to introduce a solution based, management tool for its corporate customers. The solution, Mobile Device Management Plus (MDM Plus) will transform the dynamic of the adaptive workspace. MDM Plus allows employers to access and manage their productive devices at anytime from anywhere...

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Arrangement for transportation to the polls
Arrangement for transportation to the polls

April 27, 2017

If there is anyone or if persons know of anyone who might need assistance getting to the polls, please call The Killarney Office at 601-2235 to make the necessary arrangements...

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Iran WINS the first match of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2017 in The Bahamas
Iran WINS the first match of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2017 in The Bahamas

April 27, 2017

Iran defeated Mexico at the first opening match for the Beach Soccer World Cup...

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The Community Counselling & Assessment Centre Upgraded to Bring Quality Centre Upgraded to Bring Quality Care and Services

April 27, 2017

The investments the Public Hospitals Authority has made in upgrading and expanding the Community Counselling & Assessment Centre (CCAC), emphasizes the Authority’s commitment to enhancing the quality of care and delivery of services to the Bahamian people, said Managing Director, PHA, Herbert Brown...

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Christian Council 'not moral police'
Christian Council 'not moral police'

April 27, 2017

NEWLY appointed Bahamas Christian Council (BCC) President Bishop Delton Fernander yesterday pledged to transform the group into more of a "social justice ecumenical" council, as he said its focus should not be on presenting itself to be the "moral police" of society...

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PM concern over division ahead of vote
PM concern over division ahead of vote

April 27, 2017

PRIME Minister Perry Christie said yesterday there is a very "tenuous line" between the manifestation of "hatred" and "violence" while admonishing Bahamians that "we must all live together" after next month's general election...

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