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March 01, 2012
BOB to capitalize on plump fixed deposits

As placement agents CFAL and Providence Advisors Limited begin the task of returning around $35 million to the Bahamian public, Bank of the Bahamas (BOB) has launched a campaign to highlight attractive fixed deposit accounts for Bahamians saving for the future.
APD Limited's wildly successful $10 million initial public offering (IPO) shows there is a demand for reliable investment vehicles, accord...

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January 22, 2013
Hotel union election date set

Court ordered elections for the Bahamas Hotel Catering and Allied Workers Union (BHCAWU) have been set for February 26, to follow a two-day general membership meeting, BHCAWU President Nicole Martin announced yesterday.
"We are pleased to announce that the executive council as commissioned will be vying for office with the exception of one, but we look forward to full compliance of the orders of t...

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March 21, 2016
Girls of STRAW get lessons on fiscal responsibility

In celebration of International Women’s Day, CIBC FirstCaribbean once again participated in S.T.R.A.W. Inc.’s Annual Girls Leadership Conference©, held at the SuperClubs Breezes Resort, March 11th. The event attracted over 400 girls from public and private high schools throughout New Providence and the Family Islands.

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August 20, 2015
Conceive, believe and achieve

I believe that it was Dr. Napoleon Hill, author of the book "Think and Grow Rich" who said, "Whatever the mind can conceive and believe it can achieve".

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October 30, 2014
The idiocy of banking practices

Dear Editor,
I have realized for decades that, as a people, we have achieved a level of complete and utter apathy to the extent that we allow inconveniences and outright procedural stupidity to govern our lives to the point of paralysis. Our banking practices are glaringly demonstrative of this.
I have a daughter in university abroad. In order to facilitate her day to day needs, a bank account see...

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October 16, 2014
Christmas planning in October

This is another Christmas spending warning article. Christmas is a wonderful time of the year. It is a time for family togetherness, fun, sharing, relaxation and reflection. However, far too many people waste money, time and energy during the Christmas season. Banks, merchants and sales persons try to lure us into the trap of unnecessary spending. If we do not think carefully, we find ourselves s...

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July 14, 2014
Government called on to address 'missing' funds

A major business with operations in Abaco has been unable to pay over $650,000 in duty owed to the government since January, as the company's checks have not been cashed, Guardian Business understands.
A source close to the matter, speaking on condition of anonymity, said that he believes the apparent failure to cash the checks may be connected to the "missing" $500,000 from the Customs Department...

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May 12, 2014
Web shop to offer shares

Island Luck CEO Sebas Bastian announced that his company is making plans to offer shares to the public as the regulation of web shops nears.
"It is our company's vision to expand our operations and brand to a wider audience and use this opportunity to empower Bahamians," said Bastian in a statement to The Nassau Guardian.
"We feel that this industry that was created by Bahamians, patronized by Bah...

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May 05, 2014
Security is within

You hear a whole lot of people talking about security today. So, let me ask you a simple question which I remember well my mentor, Earl Nightingale, asking his students in a recorded message. Now, here's the question, "What is security?" I honestly believe that if you were to ask that simple question "What is security?" of a whole lot of people, you'd get a great variety of answers, and I believe ...

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December 27, 2013
BISX All-Share Index up, traded share volume and value fall

A rise in the BISX All-Share Index in 2013 has been attributed to investors re-entering the market due to a combination of greater confidence and lower interest rates on fixed deposits available in the banking system.
However, even as this re-entrance of investors into the market came about, share volumes and values fell overall.
In its statistical summary for the third quarter, released on Tuesda...

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