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March 01, 2018
GetMe Ride taxi services app launched

After more than six months working out the kinks, GetMe Ride, the Uber or Lyft style app that uses taxi drivers for a mobile ride call-up service, has gone online. The company announced the app's launch yesterday, citing "bugs" as the reason it was not [...]

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July 15, 2013
Taxis seeking to sell services by credit card told to 'get in line'

A dispute has emerged between the Ministry of Transport and the Bahamas Taxi Union and a group of taxi drivers seeking to promote the offering of credit card payment services to visitors using taxis in The Bahamas.

John McPhee, owner of Bahamas Taxi, said that two and a half years into offering the ability to pay by credit card to his customers, he has found that the service has been very popul...

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April 15, 2020
Simplified Lending 'Business grateful for quick accelerator loans, some brought to tears'

Pantry says program saving businesses every day...It is extraordinary to see traditionally successful businesspeople cry because they secured a loan to help pay staff. But these are extraordinary times and for one lender participating in the government’s public-private sector loan program...

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July 29, 2019
Entrepreneur secures over $200,000 in investment funding through SBDC

The Access Accelerator, Small Business Development Center has assisted Cheryl’s Bahamas Taxi & Tours in accessing $230,000 in debt financing from the Royal Bank of Canada.

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BTVI student among small business grant winners
September 13, 2018
BTVI student among small business grant winners

A student of The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Education Training Institute (BTVI) in Grand Bahama is among 14 individuals awarded grants by the government for up to $5,000 to start businesses...

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September 08, 2018
Grant recipients to receive some $180,000 for GB small businesses

Forty-one participants of the Grand Bahama Micro and Small Business Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurial Incentive Programme Cohort III were awarded their grants...

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April 20, 2016
The view from Europe: The fourth industrial revolution and the Caribbean

How well will the Caribbean cope with the "disruptive technology" and "disruptive innovation" that in less than a decade could structurally change employment, competitiveness and consumer thinking in most developed and in many developing nations?

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February 02, 2016
Ultra-luxury boutique resort unveiled for Exuma Cays, The Bahamas by CBC Services Ltd.

Plans for a resort that will raise the level of Family Island luxury in The Bahamas to new heights and transform two cays in the Exuma chain were unveiled today during a signing ceremony in the Prime Minister’s office.

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October 28, 2015
New technology and the Caribbean

Will innovative or new technologies become a threat to vested interests in the Caribbean?

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May 14, 2015
Catch the crabs crawling!

Bahamian cultural competitions, entertainment and all the crab you can eat will be at the 18th All Andros Crab Fest at Festival Site, Fresh Creek, Central Andros

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