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Baha Mar unveils the current Art Center and and announces Open Call for Bahamian Artists

August 22, 2017

Baha Mar welcomed local artists and residents on Friday night to meet John Cox, Baha Mar’s Creative Art Director, and unveiled the various opportunities for Bahamian artists to be included in the curation of art throughout the entire property, including The Grant Hyatt, SLS Hotel, Rosewood Hotel, ESPA, the Convention Center and the Casino floor...

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SBE opens Tenth location of Iconic Katsuya Bran KATSUYA BRAN

August 22, 2017

Designed by Philippe Starck, the Modern Japanese Cuisine Restaurant Debuts in The Bahamas at Baha Mar Casino...Katsuya, sbe’s culinary concept named “Best-in-Class” by IMA and recurrent winner of Open Table’s Diners’ Choice award, opens doors on August 15, 2017 at Baha Mar, the $4.2 billion...

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47th Annual Basra event Races on to Coral Beach with help from BTC
47th Annual Basra event Races on to Coral Beach with help from BTC

August 22, 2017

BTC reprised its role as a sponsor of the 47th Annual Bernie Butler Swim Race on Saturday, August 19th...

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New Phones for hardworking Honour Roll Students courtesy of BTC Lighthouse Int.
New Phones for hardworking Honour Roll Students courtesy of BTC & Lighthouse Int.

August 22, 2017

With scores of Grand Bahama students headed back to the classroom this fall, BTC jumped in, to help some top achievers get new phones for all their hard work.

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Minister Dames Announces Crime Fighting Initiatives

August 22, 2017

During a press conference on the Execution of Crime Fighting Initiatives of the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), on August 19, 2017, at the Paul Farquharson Conference Center, Minister of National Security the Hon. Marvin H. Dames dispatched a stern message to criminals operating in The Bahamas...

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Weather Forecast August 22-27, 2017
Weather Forecast August 22-27, 2017

August 22, 2017

A surface trough over the Bahamas will produce a few scattered showers and thunderstorms as it moves westward to the Florida area by Monday night. Surface trough lingers over Florida for most of the week while a mid to upper level trough over the Bahamas...

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Volunteers, Sponsors Team up for 'Best EduKarting Camp Ever'

August 22, 2017

It felt like 110 °F outside but for the 56 kids who donned race suits and helmets and tackled a challenging slalom course in speedy karts they had taken apart and rebuilt, it was the coolest thing ever...

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Pre-school enrolment below 50
Pre-school enrolment below 50

August 22, 2017

EDUCATION Minister Jeff Lloyd yesterday underscored the low enrollment numbers for public preschools as he stressed the government’s efforts to legislate early childhood learning...

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'Privatised carnival' plan under study
'Privatised carnival' plan under study

August 22, 2017

THE Minnis administration is considering treating Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival “like any other event,” one where Bahamians interested in hosting it can approach the government and perhaps secure...

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BTC Working to fulfill the Great Commission Company donates 24,000 to help those in need
BTC Working to fulfill the Great Commission Company donates $24,000 to help those in need

August 21, 2017

We are our brother’s keeper.” These were the sentiments expressed by Interim CEO Dexter Cartwright as BTC gave $24,000.00 to the Great Commission Ministries...

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BTC Brand Ambassador D-Mac thrills audiences during a Taste of Port Lucaya
BTC Brand Ambassador D-Mac thrills audiences during a Taste of Port Lucaya

August 21, 2017

BTC Brand Ambassador Dillon D-Mac Mckenzie wowed audiences at the weekly Taste of Port Lucaya event held at the Count Basie Square on Friday, August 18th...

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Arlington Lightbourne, M.D., has successfully reversed the symptoms of Diabetes 2 in a patient without insulin

August 21, 2017

Wellness Expert ‘#1 Cause of insulin resistance is insulin’...Doctor who reversed symptoms of Diabetes 2 in local patient urges new look at how diabetes is treated

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Mario Carey 'Airbnb Potential to Spur Economic Growth Unlimited', Could Drive Investment, Banking and Hotels to New Heights
Mario Carey 'Airbnb Potential to Spur Economic Growth Unlimited', Could Drive Investment, Banking and Hotels to New Heights

August 21, 2017

The Bahamas has barely scratched the surface of benefits from the short-term home rental movement fostered by companies like Airbnb, says a top real estate broker...

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Severe Weather Warning

August 21, 2017

The Bahamas Department of Meteorology has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning from 2:20PM EDT until 4:20PM Monday 21ST AUGUST 2017.

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Father walks 100 miles to Save Heart in The Bahamas!

August 21, 2017

Ernie Blues recently completed a challenging 100 Mile walk through the hills and mountains of Scotland, and in doing so successfully raised $33,000 for heart patients in The Bahamas...

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Former M.P. Pierre Dupuch comments on Nassau then and now

August 21, 2017

It is often times good to look at the past to see how far we've gone and what has happened along the way...

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Labour Minister attends First Consumer Protection Commission Meeting

August 21, 2017

The Consumer Protection Commission’s (CPC) newly-appointed board held its first meeting on Friday August 11th 2017. In attendance was Minister of Labor, Sen. the Hon. Dion Foulkes who has responsibility for Consumer Affairs...

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Sterling Global Financial Lauds Forbes Magazine's Bahamas First for Real Estate Investors, Re-affirms Company's belief, Growing Investment in Country
Sterling Global Financial Lauds Forbes Magazine's Bahamas First for Real Estate Investors, Re-affirms Company's belief, Growing Investment in Country

August 21, 2017

Sterling Global Financial, a broad-based real estate and international financial services provider with US$9 billion in assets under administration and management, today applauded Forbes magazine’s ranking The Bahamas as the world’s number one choice for real estate investment...

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DPM and Works Parliamentary Secretary Tour Seawall Project at Smith's Point

August 21, 2017

With a low pressure area tracking towards The Bahamas and soon expected to become a Tropical Storm, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Hon. Peter Turnquest, along with Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Public Works, Hon. Iram Lewis, on Friday wanted to get an update on work being carried out on the seawall at Smith’s Point...

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Government House Chef Jared Forbes spends six weeks as a Royal household Hospitality Scholar

August 21, 2017

Congratulations to Chef Jared Forbes, Government House's Food Service Manager for the last six years, who gained the unique opportunity to participate in Royal Household Hospitality Scholarship training in Britain recently to enhance mastery of his culinary craft...

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