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February 11, 2013
BTC to sponsor CARIFTA 2013

Nassau, The Bahamas - The Bahamas Telephone
Company (BTC) has pledged $175,000 to the Bahamas Association of
Athletic Associations (BAAA) as sponsorship for the 42nd Annual CARIFTA
Games, the region's most significant track and field event, which is
scheduled to be held March 29 thru April 1 in Nassau, said BAAA's
president, Mike Sands.

This sponsorship makes BTC the title
sponsor and there...

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March 04, 2013
Time to deliver

As campaign promises go, the declaration by Perry Christie that he would take back controlling interest in The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) was a standout.
While on the campaign trail, he was asked by The Nassau Guardian how he would go about getting back the majority interest in BTC.
Christie admitted that the idea had not yet been fleshed out, but he vowed that he would meet with the...

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September 23, 2013
Nation for sale, pt. 2

"Everyone must leave something behind when he dies... It doesn't matter what you do, so long as you change something from the way it was before you touched it into something that's like you after you take your hands away."
- Ray Bradbury

Last week, we invited our readers to consider whether The Bahamas, along with its most important assets, has become a nation for sale to the highest foreign bid...

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February 11, 2013
BTC to sponsor CARIFTA 2013

NASSAU, The Bahamas -- The Bahamas Telephone Company (BTC) has pledged $175,000 to the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) as sponsorship for the 42nd Annual CARIFTA Games, the region's most significant track and field event, which is scheduled to be held March 29 thru April 1 in Nassau, said BAAA's president, Mike Sands.
This sponsorship makes BTC the title sponsor and therefore ...

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October 28, 2016
We are a blessed people

"Come and see what God has done, how awesome his works in man's behalf!" Psalms 66:5

We in The Bahamas like to complain. We complain about everything. When we do, we place the blame at everybody's doorstep except our own.

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Communication by the Prime Minister on the Impact of Hurricane Matthew
October 20, 2016
Communication by the Prime Minister on the Impact of Hurricane Matthew

I rise to report to The House on the impact of ‟Hurricane Matthew‟, the 13th named storm of the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Fortunately, the majority of our Family Islands sustained no major damage. This was a relief, particularly for those islands which were impacted last year by Hurricane Joaquin...

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February 22, 2016
The middle road

When I was in Macau, China, just down the coast from Hong Kong several years ago facilitating a seminar for the telephone company there, I visited a Buddhist Temple built on a hill overlooking the China Sea, and I felt a wonderful feeling of peace as I sat there.

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February 18, 2016
BTC CEO suggests action looms on WhatsApp

In the face of projected revenue losses of $10 million this year due to the popular messaging platform WhatsApp, Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) CEO Leon Williams said yesterday the company has to explore ways to boost its mobile earnings, including possibly taking "disruptive" measures.

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BTC responds to URCA findings on March 2014 outage
March 26, 2015
BTC responds to URCA findings on March 2014 outage

Following their network outage on March 22nd 2014, The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) proved sensitive to their customers’ frustrations and acted quickly to apologize for service disruption and promptly awarded financial...

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February 16, 2015
Who's protecting the consumer - pt. 1

"Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only so far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer."
- Adam Smith

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