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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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Bahamas First hosts 5 Levels of Leadership Seminar
November 22, 2017
Bahamas First hosts 5 Levels of Leadership Seminar

Bahamas First General Insurance Company recently hosted a John Maxwell 5 Levels of Leadership workshop for their agents and supervisory and management team...

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November 30, 2017
Roberts: NHIA still awaiting direction on public insurer

The board of the National Health Insurance Authority is still awaiting direction surrounding the establishment of a public insurer, according to the board's Chairman Dr. Robin Roberts. Speaking with Guardian Business yesterday on the sidelines of a Bahamas Insurance Brokers Association (BIBA) luncheon, Roberts said, [...]
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November 30, 2017
KPMG consultancy with NHI will not be renewed

Chairman of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) Dr. Robin Roberts revealed yesterday that the government's contract with lead advisory firm on National Health Insurance (NHI), KPMG, will not be renewed. Speaking with Guardian Business yesterday on the sidelines of the Bahamas Insurance Brokers Association [...]
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April 28, 2017
DEFIANT

Remaining defiant in the face of damning revelations over his emails to developer Sarkis Izmirlian soliciting contracts for his father's business, Marathon MP Jerome Fitzgerald last night quoted Scripture in passionate tones, embraced his mother and declared he won't be stopped by what he insisted were unfair attacks intended to destroy him politically.
Fitzgerald's voice cracked and Sizzla's "Sol...

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April 28, 2017
Minister: No role in NIB contract

Education Minister Jerome Fitzgerald explained yesterday that his mother's company, A Scott Fitzgerald Insurance Brokers and Agents Ltd., had contracts with the government before he entered frontline politics.
The minister questioned the relevance of a story printed in The Tribune regarding his mother's business.
The newspaper revealed that the company was made the broker of record for the Nation...

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August 15, 2017
Founders Ryan Knowles and Shamon Campbell declare 2017 White Party 'The Best Yet'

There are some things they just donít teach in Real Estate 101 Ė like how to get the world to sit up and take notice of you when there are 500 others doing what you do, trying to get to the top of a competitive real estate field...

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