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VIDEO: Apartment building ravished, families stranded as catastrophic Hurricane Dorian continues his path of destruction
VIDEO: Apartment building ravished, families stranded as catastrophic Hurricane Dorian continues his path of destruction

September 01, 2019

An apartment building in Abaco was torn apart by Category 5 Hurricane Dorian's historic strength.

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VIDEO: Trapped in the storm families pray as catastrophic Hurricane Dorian rakes across Abaco
VIDEO: Trapped in the storm families pray as catastrophic Hurricane Dorian rakes across Abaco

September 01, 2019

Video in from Abaco shows a family sheltered in their bathroom as they pray to God for continued protection.

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VIDEO: Residents forced to safer ground as Hurricane Dorian bears down with gusts up to 220mph
VIDEO: Residents forced to safer ground as Hurricane Dorian bears down with gusts up to 220mph

September 01, 2019

As Hurricane Dorian drags through the Bahamas many resident in the Abacos have already been forced to safer ground.

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PRESS RELEASE: Hurricane Dorian and The Islands of The Bahamas
PRESS RELEASE: Hurricane Dorian and The Islands of The Bahamas

September 01, 2019

NASSAU, Bahamas - September 1, 2019 - The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation (BMOTA) continues to track the progress of Hurricane Dorian, which has been upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane. Hurricane Dorian is expected to remain extremely dangerous through Monday, September 2 as it slowly moves west, tracking over parts of the Northwestern Bahamas on Sunday, September 1.

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Green Turtle Cay Dock flooded as Category 5 Hurrican Dorian makes his approach
Green Turtle Cay Dock flooded as Category 5 Hurrican Dorian makes his approach

September 01, 2019

Video in from Green Turtle Cay, Abaco, showing extensive flooding at the dock as Hurricane Dorian approaches as a Category 5.

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Alert 2 on Tropical Storm Dorian
Alert #2 on Tropical Storm Dorian

August 27, 2019

…DORIAN IS HEADING FOR PUERTO RICO… A TROPICAL STORM ALERT IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS WHICH INCLUDES MAYAGUANA, INAGUA, CROOKED ISLAND, ACKLINS, SAMANA CAY, AND THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS.

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Tropical Storm Watch Issued for Puerto Rico
Tropical Storm Watch Issued for Puerto Rico

August 26, 2019

...TROPICAL STORM WATCH ISSUED FOR PUERTO RICO...
...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE WINDWARD ISLANDS LATER TONIGHT WITH HURRICANE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE ON TUESDAY...

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New Tropical Depression Forms Midway between Bermuda and The United States
New Tropical Depression Forms Midway between Bermuda and The United States

August 26, 2019

NHC is issuing advisories on newly formed Tropical Depression Six, centered as of 5 p.m. EDT over the western Atlantic Ocean about 295 miles (480 km) southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. There are no coastal watches or warning in effect...

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Tips for a Good Entrepreneur Pitch to Investors


August 20, 2019

An entrepreneur looking to boost or expand her business needs all the support she can get and this includes opportunities to woo investors. Regardless of what great story is told or presentation made, investors need specific items for consideration, said Gillian Charles-Gollop, CIBC FirstCaribbean’s Executive Director, Corporate Investment Banking and Advisory...

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Haitian embassy reputation stained
Haitian embassy reputation stained

August 19, 2019

HAITI'S inquiry into corruption at its embassy in The Bahamas has revealed "unacceptable situations" and "wrongdoing," Haiti's Foreign Affairs Minister Bocchit Edmond has reportedly said.

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16 Film Festival Flicks You Should check Out During CARIFESTA

August 09, 2019

The CARIFESTA special edition of the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival is quickly approaching and promises to be a celebration of regional culture.

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CANTO Achieves Success at its 35th Annual Conference.

August 09, 2019

From July 21st – 24th 2019, the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago was transformed into a digital think tank as CANTO hosted its 35th Annual Conference and Trade Exhibition under the theme, “Transitioning to a Digital Region - Opportunities and Challenges”.

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INAUGURAL ANGLICAN HEALING CONFERENCE IS HERE!

August 02, 2019

Registration is now open for the Inaugural Healing Conference of the Anglican Diocese of The Bahamas and Turks & Caicos Islands set for October 18th-20th, 2019 under the theme “Intentional Discipleship Brings Healing.”

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Good News From The Bahamas
Good News From The Bahamas

August 01, 2019

With exciting new openings and events, the month of June set The Islands Of The Bahamas up for an exciting summer.

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The Prime Minister Urges Credit Unions to Empower the Poor

July 29, 2019

He was addressing the World Council of Credit Unions and Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions Conference at Atlantis Ballroom, Paradise Island on Sunday, July 29, 2019.

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Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis Addressed International Credit Union Organizations at Atlantis

July 29, 2019

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis addressed the Official Opening Ceremony of the World Council of Credit Unions and Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions’ Conference at Atlantis, Paradise Island, Sunday evening, July 28, 2019.

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Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius Smith welcomed Delegates of the 49th Annual Caribbean Public Service Association Conference

July 26, 2019

Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius Smith welcomed Delegates of the 49th Annual Caribbean Public Service Association Conference during a Courtesy Call and a Reception in their honour.

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Bahamas Fully Represented at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Show

July 25, 2019

Bahamas Fully Represented at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Show
The Largest Aviation Event in the World

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CANTO 2019 Day Three - Futuristic Wednesday

July 25, 2019

Aptly themed "Futuristic Wednesday", the final day of CANTO's 35th Annual Conference and Trade Exhibition endorsed the Conference's prevailing view that the future is here!

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Bahamian musician Sly Roker 'killed in Turks and Caicos'

July 17, 2019

BAHAMIAN musician Sly Roker was reportedly killed in the Turks and Caicos Islands on Wednesday morning.

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