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November 19, 2015
Entrepreneur Empowerment Workshop 2015

The entrepreneurial spirit is still alive in The Bahamas. One hundred (100) new entrepreneurs and existing business owners participated in the ENTREPRENEUR EMPOWERMENT WORKSHOP hosted by Mark A. Turnquest and The Small Business Resource Centre on November 07, 2015.

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November 12, 2015
BICA president: Public interest 'utmost for the profession'

Ahead of the Bahamas Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA) Accountants Week, BICA President Darnell Osborne said public interest is utmost for the profession, and that the larger community should be able to place confidence in members of BICA and reliance on the reports they present.=

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October 02, 2015
Bahamas regulators host regional strategic meeting

The Insurance Commission of The Bahamas, The Central Bank of The Bahamas and the Securities Commission of The Bahamas jointly hosted a two-day meeting co-sponsored by the Caribbean Regional Technical Assistance Centre (CARTAC)

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Mrs. Sonia Cox-Hamilton to be awarded 2015 Woman of Distinction Award
July 07, 2015
Mrs. Sonia Cox-Hamilton to be awarded 2015 "Woman of Distinction" Award

Celebrating Woman International (CWI) a subsidiary of TKHGFI nonprofit organization, announced plans today to award Mrs. Sonia Cox-Hamilton with the “Woman of Distinction Award” 2015...

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April 09, 2015
Cooperatives in The Bahamas worth 327.6M as of 2013

Attorney General Senator Allyson Maynard-Gibson revealed that the seven credit unions operating in The Bahamas hold assets valued at approximately $327.6 million as of December 31, 2013, and that the Bahamas Cooperative Credit Unions Bill 2014 is intended to modernize and strengthen the regulation of this "big business"...

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July 15, 2015
Hamilton elected to CCCU board

Sonia Hamilton, president of the board of Bahamas Co-operative League Limited, was elected to the board of directors of the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions at the confederation's 44th annual general meeting on June 23 in Cancun, Mexico. Hamilton will serve as a director of the board for a three-year term.

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June 28, 2015
CBOB: Six month grace period on new regulations

Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) - in the latest quarterly letter from the bank's supervision department - reminded banks and trust companies in the jurisdiction that they have six months before the bank begins applying penalties for breaches

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May 06, 2015
CBB governor: Baha Mar delay will have effect on real economic output

The failure of Baha Mar to open during the first six months of 2015, as projected by the Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBB), will likely have ramifications for the already slow pace of economic growth, but Central Bank Governor Wendy Craigg insists that the mega resort is only responsible for part of the country's economic momentum.

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May 06, 2015
Central Bank governor confident debt-to-GDP levels will fall

Central Bank Governor Wendy Craigg is confident that even though the level of government debt-to-GDP (gross domestic product) has breached 70 percent for the first time ever, that figure is expected to come down appreciably in 2015.

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April 13, 2015
New co-op legislation strengthens Bahamas CFATF compliance

The passage of the Bahamas Cooperative Credit Unions Bill has allowed the jurisdiction to fully comply with certain recommendations of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF), particularly with respect to protecting the industry from exposure to money laundering and terrorism financing activities, according to Attorney General Allyson Maynard-Gibson.

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