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September 09, 2010
Baha Mar's multi-million Treasury revenue boost

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

The Government's weak fiscal position could receive a major short-term boost if the $2.6 billion Cable Beach project goes ahead with around $20 million in Stamp Duty generated by the transfer/sale of Crown Land to the development, a Baha Mar executive yesterday confirming that "significant revenues" would be derived for the Treasury.

While Robert Sands, ...

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December 26, 2010
Enjoy New Year's Eve at the Wyndham Nassau Resort

Nassau, Bahamas - Enjoy

New Year's Eve with us at the

Wyndham Nassau Resort in Cable Beach.

Enjoy your choice of sumptuous Appetizers, Salads, Entrees, Desserts including a glass of Champagne.

Dine at our brand-new buffet restaurant,

SeaSide, or

Moso brings the foods and flavors of Asia, while

Black Angus Grille, a classic steakhouse with a sprinkle of Island, is sure to satisfy the heartie...

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March 01, 2013
Domino's Pizza Bahamas lunch menu

Nassau Restaurants

Mall at Marathon (242) 393-8080

Harbour Bay (242) 393-8300

Carmichael Road (242) 361-8088

Golden Gates (242) 361-8000

Cable Beach (242) 327-8000

Sea Grapes Shopping Center (242) 364-8008

Blue Hill Road (242) 325-3998

Coral Harbour (242) 362-8000

South Beach (242) 392-8000

Grand Bahama  Queen's Highway (242) 352-3802 Port Lucaya (242) 373-8000

Click to view our sp...

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September 28, 2011
Cable and Wireless CEO pays courtesy call on the Office of the Prime Minister

Nassau, Bahamas - Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Hubert
Ingraham (right) greets Cable and Wireless CEO, Geoff Houston, during
a courtesy call to the Office of the Prime Minister, Cable Beach on
September 28th, 2011.

Mr Houston has worked in
the telecom industry for 24 years, 19 of those with CWC. He has served
as CEO of CWC's businesses in the Seychelles, Channel Islands and Isle
of Man, and m...

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September 08, 2010
Baha Mar Statement and Resolution by Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham

Nassau, Bahamas - Enclosed is

a Statement and supporting document to Parliament on the proposed Baha Mar
development at Cable Beach, by Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Hubert
Ingraham.

Tabled Resolution on the proposed labour component of the project is also Enclosed.

I rise to Table a Resolution
meant to garner the position and sense of the representatives of the
people on the proposed Resort deve...

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December 07, 2012
Bahamas International Film Festival now on - runs through December 9

NASSAU, Bahamas -- The 9th annual Bahamas International Film Festival (BIFF) is now on!  Running December 6-9th view over 70 films from more than 30 countries at Galleria JFK Cinemas & Sheraton Resort - Cable Beach - Lucayan Room.  All films only $3.

UPCOMING Events At Atlantis Theater:

Shining Star Tribute to Sydney Poitier, Dec. 8, 7pm Free Event.
Closing Night Film, Dec. 9, Doors ...

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December 20, 2010
BAAA announce date of Gala Awards Luncheon on ZSR Sports Radio

Nassau, Bahamas - Pauline Davis-Thompson, Harrison Petty and Mike Sands of the Bahamas
Association of Athletic Associations appeared as guests on 'The Sports
Guys' with Kevin Taylor  on ZSR Sports Radio 103.5 FM this morning to
announce the upcoming Gala Awards Luncheon.

The luncheon which will be
held  at 2pm on

January 2nd

at the Sheraton Nassau Beach
Resort on Cable Beach...

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September 22, 2011
COB president signs climate commitment

EMBRACING the spirit and ideals of a carbon neutrality agreement endorsed by a network of more than 600 American colleges and universities, College of The Bahamas president Dr Betsy V Boze yesterday signed the Presidents' Climate Commitment.

The agreement commits institutions of higher learning to minimising the emission of greenhouse gases that cause global warming which has special significance...

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September 20, 2011
City Market staff: treat us like human beings or let us go

By SANCHESKA BROWN

CITY MARKET employees are now agitating to be laid off, after they say there is no way they can survive off the "tiny" pay cheques they are currently receiving.

More than 50 employees from the Sea Grapes, Cable Beach and South Beach locations gathered outside the Harbour Bay food store yesterday, demanding the Finalyson Group treat them like human beings or let them go and giv...

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November 15, 2012
Let's Roll Bahamas - 2nd Anniversary Celebration of We The People

Nassau, Bahamas - As
part of our 2nd anniversary celebration, We The People (WTP) will hold
"Let's Roll Bahamas," a community-family event under escort of our
partner, The Royal Bahamas Police Force. This event is designed
especially for skaters and bicycle riders beginning and ending at
Goodman's Bay at 4pm on Sunday, November 18, 2012. (Flyer for route attached.).

Organized by First-30 mem...

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September 21, 2011
CLIMATE CHANGE THREAT UNDER DISCUSSION AT UN CONFERENCE

By CELESTE NIXON

Tribune Staff Reporter

cnixon@tribunemedia.net

A UNITED Nations conference on the many threats small island countries like the Bahamas face from climate change was convened in the capital yesterday.

Minister of Education Desmond Bannister officially opened the UNESCO Experts Meeting on Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development and Adaptation in Small Island Developi...

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December 14, 2010
15M in Baha Mar contracts

Baha Mar signed construction contracts yesterday that are valued at $15 million and projected to create 450 jobs.
They are the first of several exclusively Bahamian contracts in the non-core phase of the Cable Beach redevelopment project, with the second round of contracts to be disseminated next Monday.
Baha Mar executives revealed that the winners of the contracts to build the new Fidelity build...

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December 13, 2010
Prime Minister to Deliver Keynote at Bahamas Business Outlook 2011

Nassau, Bahamas - Prime Minister the Right Hon. Hubert A. Ingraham has
confirmed his participation as keynote speaker at Bahamas Business Outlook (BBO)
2011. Under the theme

"Diversifying The
Bahamian Economy: Fact, Fiction or the Real Alternative?", the premier
event is scheduled to take place Thursday, January 13, 2011 at the Wyndham
Nassau Resort, Cable Beach.

Following Prime Minister Ingraha...

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September 09, 2011
Baha Mar Ltd. opens new lane in roadworks on Cable Beach Strip

Nassau, Bahamas - Motorists travelling
west along the Cable Beach strip will now experience an even smoother
flow, as they now have access to a new lane. Baha Mar management report
that road works connected to the mega resort project are moving along
as planned.

 

 "The purpose
of opening this westbound lane is to allow us to get to the scope of
work we need to do on the eastboun...

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September 06, 2011
WYNDHAM HITS 95 OCCUPANCY FOR LABOUR DAY

By NATARIO McKENZIE

Tribune Staff Reporter

nmckenzie@tribunemedia.net

BAHA MAR'S Cable Beach-based Wyndham resort saw occupancy rates of 95 per cent over the Labour Day Holiday weekend, Tribune Business was told, its decision to stage a casino event seemingly paying off.

Robert Sands, Baha Mar's senior vice-president for external affairs and government relations, said: "We ran in excess of 95 ...

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November 04, 2012
Let's Roll Bahamas - 2nd Anniversary Celebration of We The People

Nassau, Bahamas - As
part of our 2nd anniversary celebration, We The People (WTP) will hold
"Let's Roll Bahamas," a community-family event under escort of our
partner, The Royal Bahamas Police Force. This event is designed
especially for skaters and bicycle riders beginning and ending at
Goodman's Bay on Sunday, November 18, 2012. (Flyer for route attached.).

Organized by First-30 member, To...

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September 06, 2011
Men charged with web shop robbery

The men accused of holding up a local web shop last week were yesterday arraigned in a magistrate's court on several counts of armed robbery.
Alrick Wimms, 27, of Milton Street; Tomeko Bannister, of Hamster Street, Cable Beach, and Shakatorie Thompson, 31, of Yellow Elder, appeared before Chief Magistrate Roger Gomez in court one.
The men were recently released from hospital after their alleged in...

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September 05, 2010
Government gets involved on Baha Mar's 200m loan

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

The Government, through Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham's Office, has moved to broker a resolution to the 'impasse' between Baha Mar and Scotiabank over the former's $200 million outstanding loan, sources told Tribune Business, the issue being the main obstacle to the $2.6 billion Cable Beach redevelopment.

This newspaper was told that the Government had ...

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September 01, 2011
LANDSCAPE GROUP WINS 2.2-2.3M BAHA MAR AWARD

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

THE Bahamas Landscape Association's (BLA) co-chair yesterday said it was "wonderful" that the Government seemed to be recognising its certification accomplishments, after his company and others won a $2.2-$2.3 million contract from Baha Mar when a Florida-headquartered bidder withdrew.

The $2.6 billion Cable Beach developer had initially awarded the land...

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December 27, 2010
Baha Mar settles 12.2m Harrah's legal demand

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

Baha Mar has agreed to pay US gaming giant Harrah's Entertainment $12.174 million to cover the legal costs it incurred in defending itself against the Cable Beach developer's breach of contract and other claims made over their failed $2.6 billion joint venture.

The settlement, part of a total $25 million legal bill that Baha Mar has incurred, the balance...

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