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NIB fraud warning: Pay it all back
September 30, 2020
NIB fraud warning: Pay it all back

NATIONAL Insurance Minister Brensil Rolle yesterday issued a warning to all unqualified individuals who may have received unemployment assistance cheques from the agency, urging them to return the payments as NIB...

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June 20, 2016
Life on the ground

The storm clouds over Grants Town the other day reflected the outlook of two unemployed sisters we met sitting on an old freezer passing the time on Comfort Street.
One of them, Tamika Neymour, a 39-year-old mother of four, has not had a full-time job since 2005.
She admits, her heart is set on a government job. She feels there is job security there.
"You have more benefits in a government job," s...

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Coco Cay offers hope to jobless
March 01, 2019
Coco Cay offers hope to jobless

WITH the $200m overhaul of Coco Cay nearing completion, executives from Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines were in the capital yesterday for the cruise line's third job fair since November...

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November 05, 2018
National Training Agency Graduates a Strong Cohort

After completing fourteen weeks of training in Hospitality Services, Office Procedures and Information Technology, 79 students received their certificates during a graduation ceremony at the National Training Agency (NTA), Thursday, November 1, 2018...

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April 05, 2016
Minister Gibson Touts the Success of the National Training Agency

The Minister of Labour, National Insurance and the Public Service disclosed the success of the National Training Agency (NTA) in the House of Assembly, March 30th, and has listed, to date, that the NTA has graduated 11 cohorts of trainees: five in New Providence, three in Grand Bahama, two in Exuma and one in Eleuthera, totaling over 1500 trainees who fully completed the prescribed 14 weeks of tra...

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March 28, 2017
More than 3,000 pass through NTA 70 find employment

The National Training Agency (NTA) is boasting 70 percent employment after participants have acquired a variety of skills for the workforce.
Minister of Labour and National Insurance Shane Gibson addressed the success of the NTA during the graduating ceremony of Cohort 7 on Thursday, March 23, 2017. The disciplines were hospitality, allied health, auto body, office procedures, Microsoft Office/Qui...

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January 25, 2017
A grim boast

Junk bond status and a no-growth economy notwithstanding, Prime Minister Perry Christie has declared that Bahamians have "every indication before them that we are on the path to recovery as a country".
Seeking to present evidence to support his claim, Christie pointed to 32,000 jobs created this term, and urged PLPs to "let the statistics put out by the statistics department speak for us".
While P...

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December 20, 2016
Gibson: Hotel union shirking responsibility to workers

Calling it "unfortunate" that the Bahamas Hotel Catering and Allied Workers Union (BHCAWU) has continued to blame the government over several recent terminations, including 61 employees at the One&Only Ocean Club earlier this month, Minister of Labour Shane Gibson said yesterday that he expects recommendations this week on amendments to the laws aimed at further protecting workers.
"We recognize t...

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July 22, 2016
Minnis hits Christie administration on unemployment

Free National Movement (FNM) Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday lashed the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) for its failure to grow the economy and provide Bahamians with job opportunities in the wake of the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) projection that unemployment levels will increase.
"Instead of growing the economy and providing good jobs as they were elected and as they promised to do, t...

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Budget Debate Contribution by Hon. D. Shane Gibson
June 21, 2016
Budget Debate Contribution by Hon. D. Shane Gibson

Mr. Speaker, I rise to thank the Almighty God for equipping me to serve the people of The Bahamas, particularly those in the Golden Gates Constituency, at this time and under the able leadership of Prime Minister the Right Honourable Perry Gladstone Christie.

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