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November 29, 2018
Minister Rolle Shares A Taste of Bahamian Culture at Forum in Dubai

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha Rolle gave a brief taste of the topic of Bahamian culture to the delegates and distinguished guests in attendance at the First United Arab Emirates Caribbean Cooperation Forum...

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August 29, 2017
Consumer Protection probe coming

Despite the government's move to eliminate or reduce custom duties on certain food items, Chairman of the Consumer Protection Commission (CPC) Philip Beneby pointed out that the reductions are not being passed on to consumers.
In a recent interview with Guardian Business, Beneby said the matter was raised during the commission's first meeting with Labour Minister Dion Foulkes.
"...The deduction in...

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June 22, 2017
U-turn on duty cuts for paint, drinks

AFTER protest from local manufacturers and criticism from the Official Opposition, the Minnis administration has decided to reverse its planned duty reductions on paint and fruit drinks...

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June 04, 2017
Finance Minister Discussed Revenue Measures; Tax Relief

During the Budget Communication 2017/2018 in the House of Assembly, Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. K. Peter Turnquest listed the various revenue measures that will be undertaken by the Government...

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June 01, 2017
Government introducing tax and tariff reductions and eliminations for the nation

The new FNM government has already taken steps to ease the financial burden on citizens and businesses by reducing the rate of business license tax and reducing or eliminating customs duties on certain items.
During the 2017/2018 budget presentation, Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest revealed that government was reducing the rate of business license tax from 1.5 percent to 1.25 percent of turnov...

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May 31, 2017
Govt to borrow 722 million

After detailing the country's "very grave" fiscal situation in the House of Assembly today, Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest introduced a resolution to borrow $400 million to help finance the government's projected shortfall for the 2016/17 fiscal year.

Leader of Government Business Renward Wells then introduced a second resolution to borrow $322.4 million for the 2017/18 fiscal year. In total...

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Sip This For Breakfast To Curb Hunger
September 21, 2010
Sip This For Breakfast To Curb Hunger

If you often feel ravenous by noon despite a good breakfast, try drinking some of this with your morning meal: skim milk. In a small study of overweight people, those who drank about 20 ounces of skim milk with breakfast ate less at lunch than the folks who drank fruit juice in the morning.

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June 08, 2012
Celebrating the crab

Whether it's by boat or plane, people in the know are making their way to Fresh Creek, Andros, this weekend for the 15th Annual All-Andros Crab Fest.
From the iconic release of thousands of white and black crabs, which people make a mad dash to catch, to the crabby games, to a special corner set up just for the kids, and the many ways to indulge in crab cuisine at Queen's Park, Crab Fest is a fest...

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August 05, 2011
All Roads Head East

The official holiday to celebrate the abolition of slavery in The Bahamas has come and gone, but the party continues at Fox Hill Day on Tuesday. The festivities begin in classic Bahamian style, with the people coming together to worship in church with a gospel song fest at the four Baptist churches in the community, then the fun really begins -- from watching the children happily plait the maypol...

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Strengthen your immunes system to fight any virus or bacteria that may enter your body!
March 20, 2020
Strengthen your immunes system to fight any virus or bacteria that may enter your body!

1. Stay away from white sugar, process sugars or sugary drinks...Increase intake of local fruits and vegetables and decrease greasy foods...

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