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February 15, 2016
Insurance brokers' rep queries NHI drug plan

Bahamas Insurance Brokers Association (BIBA) President Felicia-Antoinette Knowles has reacted with skepticism to the confirmation that the National Prescription Drug Program (NPDP) - currently administered through the National Insurance Board (NIB) - will be phased out as the government's National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme rolls in.

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December 21, 2015
Insurance brokers rep queries place in NHI scheme

Bahamas Insurance Brokers Association (BIBA) President Felicia Knowles told Guardian Business yesterday that, after meeting with the government's National Health Insurance (NHI) team last week, it is clear that the government envisions no place in the NHI scheme for the hundreds of agents and brokers who work in the private health insurance industry.

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January 04, 2012
INSURANCE BROKERS: OVER 25 TO 'FALL OFF'

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

MORE than 25 per cent of all existing Bahamian insurance brokers and agents are unlikely to be licensed under the new Act governing the sector, the Insurance Commission told Tribune Business yesterday.

Arvind Baghel, the regulator's head of insurance supervision, confirmed to this newspaper that around 25 of the existing 85 insurance brokers and agents -...

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December 12, 2011
BROKERS 'CUT OUT' OF HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE MARKET

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

THE outgoing Bahamas Insurance Brokers Association's (BIBA) president has again complained that ties between commercial banks and large brokers are "cutting everyone else out" of the homeowners insurance market, with such arrangements proving "unfair" to consumers.

Vaughn Culmer, head of Vaughn Culmer & Associates, whose term as BIBA head expires at year...

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Fitzgerald mother handed NIB deal
April 27, 2017
Fitzgerald mother handed NIB deal

THE National Insurance Board (NIB) sought simultaneously to make a company owned by a Cabinet Minister's mother the 'broker of record' for both its group health and property insurance business less than two months after the 2012 general election...

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August 19, 2020
Normal Operating Hours For Commercial Banks, Insurance Companies, Brokers And Agents

The Office of the Prime Minister wishes to advise that commercial banks, insurance companies and brokers and agents have been permitted to operate from 8am to 5pm, as needed, to allow residents to make the necessary preparations for a developing weather system...

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August 19, 2020
Normal operating hours for commercial banks, insurance companies and brokers and agents

The Office of the Prime Minister wishes to advise that commercial banks, insurance companies and brokers and agents have been permitted to operate from 8am to 5pm...

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CGI Donates 15,000 to PHA
June 12, 2020
CGI Donates $15,000 to PHA

The Colonial Group International (CGI) family of companies has donated fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000) to the Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) to help in the fight against Coronavirus...

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Computer Hacking at 'Epidemic Levels', says Int'l Expert Insurance Management, Summit Partner to Launch Cyber Security Coverage
April 27, 2019
Computer Hacking at 'Epidemic Levels', says Int'l Expert Insurance Management, Summit Partner to Launch Cyber Security Coverage

With computer hacking at what one of the world’s leading experts declared ‘epidemic levels’, individuals, businesses and governmental agencies and institutions are at abnormally high risks as The Bahamas...

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Families File Lawsuits Over Dorian Insurance Payouts
March 11, 2020
Families File Lawsuits Over Dorian Insurance Payouts

LAWSUITS have been filed against insurance companies in Freeport over their alleged failure to make proper payment for insurance claims filed over property damage associated with Hurricane Dorian...

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