Christie says RCI PI deal is 'not the right way'

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March 10, 2020

Former Prime Minister Perry Christie said yesterday that the lease of land on Paradise Island to Royal Caribbean International (RCI) would be a “fundamental error” by the government. “By allowing one cruise line to create a dominant position in the harbor of New Providence would be a fundamental error that will go against the income that Bay Street should earn,” he said. Christie added, “[Atlantis] created a major investment with its water offerings. The cruise ships patronize Atlantis and its water offerings. Baha Mar, they are building a water experience and would expect cruise ships to patronize it. Bay Street has been going through a generational challenge of being relevant to cruise ships.

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News date : 03/10/2020    Category : About Bahamians, Disputes, Opinion, Politics, Nassau Guardian Stories

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