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BTC Rewards Top Spelling Bee Contestants
"BTC Rewards Top Spelling Bee Contestants"

March 22, 2017

Top spellers received top awards from BTC last Sunday. Jee’von Pratt, a seventh grade student at St. Augustine’s College won the National Spelling Bee and will go on to participate in the Scripts competition.

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PM informs House of Assembly of 'Important tone' for Baha Mar

March 22, 2017

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie told House of Assembly members on Wednesday that it gave him great pleasure to inform them that on the day before, March 21, 2017...

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Public Notice from The Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources

March 22, 2017

The Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources is aware of the meat scandal unfolding in Brazil relative to food inspectors taking bribes to allow sales of rotten and salmonella-tainted meats. Sr. Blairo Maggi, Brazil's Agriculture Minister, advised that the government of Brazil has suspended exports from 21 meat-processing units....

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"BTC Injects Almost $400,000 into Major Sporting Event"

March 22, 2017

The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) today announced their title sponsorship of three major sporting events. BTC will be the title partner for the IAAF World Relays, the CARIFTA Track & Field Championships...

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Statement from the Parliamentary Commissioner

March 22, 2017

DISTRIBUTION OF VOTER’S CARDS FOR THE ST. BARNABAS AND ENGLERSTON CONSTITUENCIES...

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Prime Minister Christie on The Baha Mar Resort Hand Over

March 22, 2017

It gives me great pleasure to inform Parliament that yesterday, March 21st, 2017 an important milestone of progress was realized towards the successful completion and opening of the mega Baha Mar Resort...

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EYES ON SWITZERLAND-The Road to The Bahamas
EYES ON SWITZERLAND-The Road to The Bahamas

March 22, 2017

Switzerland began the European qualifiers with three wins out of three in the first group phase, in which they scored the small matter of 33 goals and conceded just one, against Lithuania...

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Cable Bahamas updates on TV cable restoration
Cable Bahamas updates on TV cable restoration

March 22, 2017

At 10:00 a.m. Tuesday March 21st, Cable Bahamas experienced service issues on its video network. This resulted in multiple channels across New Providence, Abaco, Grand Bahama and Eleuthera experiencing intermittent service outages...

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Bahamian government bans meat imports from Brazil
Bahamian government bans meat imports from Brazil

March 22, 2017

According to a Facebook post by Hope Strachan, Member of Parliament for Sea Breeze and Minister of Financial Services and Local Government, "The Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources is aware of the meat scandal unfolding in Brazil relative to food inspectors taking bribes to allow sales of rotten and salmonella-tainted meats. Sr. Blairo Maggi, Brazil's Agriculture Minister, advised that the government of Brazil has suspended exports from 21 meat-processing units.

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FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Trophy Experience launched
FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Trophy Experience launched

March 22, 2017

The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 Trophy Experience has been launched by Governor General of the Bahamas, Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling at Government House in Nassau on Tuesday...

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CWCO Donates to C.V. Bethel Senior High School Science Seminar

March 21, 2017

Under the theme “Enlightening Minds to Make Sense of Science” the recent C.V Bethel Senior High School’s Science and Technology Seminar attracted 150 students scheduled to take Biology, Chemistry or Physics in the upcoming Bahamas General Certificate of Secondary Education...

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Prime Minister of Antigua to deliver feature address at CANTO 2017

March 21, 2017

Hon. Prime Minister Gaston Browne has served continuously as a legislator for more than 15 years. Prior to his career in politics, he managed a banking group comprising a domestic bank, an offshore bank and a trust company...

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BTC SET TO UNVEIL LIMITLESS MOBILE OFFERS And will allow second market entrant access to its network
"BTC SET TO UNVEIL "LIMITLESS" MOBILE OFFERS" And will allow second market entrant access to its network

March 21, 2017

BTC has announced that following a recent customer survey, that it will be unveiling an upgraded suite of mobile offers. The new “limitless” mobile plans will be as BTC states, “unrivalled in the market”...

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Long Bay Cays Pre-School Renamed for 'Dedicated' Educator

March 21, 2017

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie said that the renaming of the Long Bay Cays Pre-School -- the ‘Cleora L. McKenzie Pre-School’ was "quite fitting" as it commemorated the contributions of a dedicated educator...

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The 2017 General Elections
The 2017 General Elections

March 21, 2017

The 2017 general elections will be between the D.N.A and the F.N.M. The P.L.P. will be the spoiler this time around. Unfortunately, the P.L.P. shelf life has expired, and should be discarded, as they are now toxic to our national health...

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Important Firsts for Newest Customs Graduates

March 21, 2017

The 2016/2017 Graduating Class of Customs Officers has undergone a number of ‘firsts,’ said Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie at the Customs Officer Graduation & Award Ceremony on Friday at the Kendal Isaacs Gym...

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IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2017-Rotary and Kiwanis Presentations

March 21, 2017

The Local Organizing Committee is making its rounds promoting the IAAF World Relays Bahamas 2017...

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KALIK Junkanoo Victory Fest
KALIK Junkanoo Victory Fest

March 21, 2017

Kalik, the beer of the Bahamas was proud to host and celebrate the achievements of the One Family Warriors, Colours and Roots Junkanoo groups. Kalik Junkanoo Victory Fest...

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Letter to the Editor-ONLY A BOY Part 2
Letter to the Editor-ONLY A BOY Part 2

March 21, 2017

In my last letter I wrote about the Biblical story of David, recorded in 1Samuel 16. In the many responses, someone said that if Mr. McCartney is not successful in winning the next election...

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Top Doc Post-Dump Fire Warning 'Indoor air quality 100x more potent than outdoor'
Top Doc Post-Dump Fire Warning 'Indoor air quality 100x more potent than outdoor'

March 21, 2017

Ten days after a blazing fire erupted at the Harrold Road dump in Nassau smothering land and air with billowing, acrid black smoke, a leading physician urged residents displaced by the fire and its aftermath...

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