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January 17, 2017
Ethics watchdog investigates Canadian PM's Bahamas vacation

CANADA'S ethics commissioner said yesterday she is launching an investigation into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's recent family holiday at the Aga Khan's private island in The Bahamas.

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March 04, 2016
Ex-nanny stole from employers to fund Bahamas vacation

BOSTON (AP) - A former nanny for a Boston family who admitted to stealing more than $280,000 from her employers for vacations to the Bahamas and luxury jewellery is heading to prison.

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May 22, 2015
Oregon parking meter bribery case reveals Bahamas vacation

PORTLAND (AP) - Federal prosecutors have recommended a sentence of more than two years for a former Portland, Oregon, parking manager who pleaded guilty to taking bribes from a business owner seeking a contract to install high-tech parking meters...

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September 18, 2011
US media: Two children contract dengue fever on Bahamas vacation

By AVA TURNQUEST

Tribune Staff Reporter

aturnquest@tribunemedia.net

US media reports claim two children contracted dengue fever while on vacation in New Providence last month.

Meanwhile, the number of suspected dengue fever cases has shown a sustained decrease over the past two weeks, health officials confirmed yesterday.

According to the Washington Post, the travel advisory issued by the US ...

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June 14, 2019
D’Aguilar: Visitor Satisfaction, Key Element in Repeat Tourism Business

Visitor satisfaction is what will ultimately determine whether a visitor, choosing a Bahamas vacation, can be converted into a repeat customer, Minister of Tourism and Aviation, the Hon. Dionisio D’Aguilar said in his 2019-2020 Budget Contribution in the House of Assembly, June 6...

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May 30, 2019
The Bahamas Tourist Office and Delta Vacations Join Forces to Promote The Island of The Bahamas in Raleigh, North Carolina

Representatives from Delta Vacations and the Bahamas Tourist Office, Atlanta along with leading industry executives from Baha Mar, Sandals, and the Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board...

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May 06, 2019
Will Vacation Rentals Surpass Hotel Bookings?

A just released Engel & Völkers data report giving the latest information on The Bahamas’ vacation rental market, also references a respected industry source that predicts by 2020 it will surpass the traditional hotel booking business...

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April 24, 2019
Strong tourism numbers equate to increase in vacation home buyers throughout The Bahamas

A record 6.6 million tourists visited The Bahamas in 2018, a 7.9 percent increase over the previous year. Additionally, Nassau experienced its largest increase in air arrivals in more than two decades, logging a 20.6 percent increase in inbound flight traffic. "The year 2018 was [...]
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December 11, 2009
Oasis of the Seas Inaugural Arrival

It is a singular honour for me to welcome the Oasis of the Sea on its first call at our capital City of Nassau. You have sailed into an historic cruise port; perhaps only Havana in our region has a longer tradition of receiving visitors travelling via cruise liner – and we have done so for as many as 100 years.

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