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Coronavirus: Spanish army finds care home residents 'dead and abandoned'
March 24, 2020
Coronavirus: Spanish army finds care home residents 'dead and abandoned'

Spanish soldiers helping to fight the coronavirus pandemic have found elderly patients in retirement homes abandoned and, in some cases, dead in their beds, the defence ministry has said...

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October 02, 2013
Exuma Chamber pushing for local exposure

With Exuma's economy reportedly being "flat", the island's Chamber of Commerce is looking to give it a much-needed boost by designating October as the "All Exuma Homecoming Month..."

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March 21, 2017
Trade options and the Commonwealth

Before the end of this month, Britain's prime minister, Theresa May, will invoke article 50 of the European Treaty, starting a process that will lead to the UK leaving the European Union (EU) in 2019.
This is because, irrespective of the informal private conversations that British ministers have had in recent months with all trade and development partners, including the Caribbean, the process has ...

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December 31, 2015
Rufa 'angry and shocked' by immigration treatment

BRUNO Rufa - a Canadian who has adopted Freeport as his retirement home - says he is "angry and shocked" at how he is being treated by Bahamas immigration officials.

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July 24, 2015
Grand Bahama Port Authority volunteers improve homes and lives of Freeport's elderly in major service initiative

FREEPORT, The Bahamas -- Several Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) employees braved the torrid heat last Saturday to make some major improvements to five local retirement homes. The initiative served as part of the company's ongoing effort to make a valuable impact on the community, and involved four volunteer groups completing a variety of repair jobs at senior citizen homes across the city of F...

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July 24, 2015
GBPA volunteers improve the homes, lives of Freeport's elderly

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama - Several Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) employees braved the torrid heat last Saturday to make some major improvements to five local retirement homes.

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July 23, 2015
Grand Bahama Port Authority volunteers improve homes & lives of Freeport's elderly

Several Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) employees braved the torrid heat last Saturday to make some major improvements to five local retirement homes. The initiative served as part of the company's ongoing...

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December 12, 2013
Nelson Mandela the politician

The tributes to the character and accomplishments of Nelson Mandela continue to flow even as his failures are assessed.
He famously quipped that he was a sinner who played the part of a saint in public. Addressing a British Labour Party Conference in his post-presidency, he described himself as an unemployed pensioner with a criminal record.
Mandela was wary of efforts to elevate him to pedestals...

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November 11, 2013
Revenue generation: The great debate

The current prime minister, Perry Gladstone Christie (PLP-Centreville), is an intelligent, suave and motivated politician...

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November 11, 2013
Veteran 5-star hotel chief appointed manager of Abaco's popular Hope Town Harbour Lodge

HOPE TOWN, Abaco -- Hope Town Harbour Lodge announced the appointment today of veteran luxury hotelier Allen Davis as manager of the historic property that was purchased in June 2012 by a group of Bahamian investors.
"We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Allen Davis, a man who, over a career that spans five decades, has had vast experience at high-end hotel and restaurant properties ...

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