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June 15, 2017
Johnson warns MPs to be accountable

Minister of State for Legal Affairs Elsworth Johnson yesterday warned parliamentarians to be accountable with their constituency allowance of $100,000 and said he and the attorney general are prepared to act against those who abuse public funds.
Johnson said the Constituency Grant Bill 2017 is intended to govern the use of the annual constituency allowance.
He said the government will ensure the a...

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J.S. Johnson reports impressive net income growth
August 20, 2019
J.S. Johnson reports impressive net income growth

J.S. Johnson's improved second quarter results ending June 30 are indicative of an uptick in economic activity, the company's Managing Director Alister McKellar said in his managing director's review, adding that the company has experienced a decrease in claims so far this year...

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August 15, 2019
MInister Elsworth Johnson Paid Courtesy Call on the Governor General

The Hon. Elsworth Johnson, Minister of Financial Services, Trade & Industry and Immigration (left) paid a courtesy call on Governor General.

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August 08, 2019
Minister Elsworth Johnson Holds Meeting with Immigration Department Heads

The Hon. Elsworth Johnson, Minister of Financial Services, Trade & Industry and Immigration, held a meeting with Heads of Department of the Bahamas Department of Immigration on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at Hawkins Hill.

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August 08, 2019
Amateur boxing misses former global stars Knowles, Johnson

Take your pick, opting for Tureano Johnson or Nathaniel Knowles. An argument could be made for either of them being the best amateur boxer in Bahamian history. Sitting in the Miguel Grau Coliseum during the two nights of boxing finals at the [...]

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Johnson touts improvement in ease of doing business
August 08, 2019
Johnson touts improvement in ease of doing business

Acting Financial Secretary Marlon Johnson said yesterday that the Ministry of Finance's internal metrics have shown there has been an improvement in the ease of doing business, despite complaints to the contrary. Johnson was contacted for comment after Leigh Rodney, the owner of Compass Point [...]

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Students explore culinary career options at Johnson Wales
July 29, 2019
Students explore culinary career options at Johnson Wales

She built a name for herself as an up-and-coming author, but when it comes to choosing a career path, 15-year-old Sierra Blair doesn't believe she has to choose books over another passion - baking. Following up on an interest she has had since the age [...]

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Near the top of Boris Johnson's in-box: Iran tanker standoff
July 24, 2019
Near the top of Boris Johnson's in-box: Iran tanker standoff

Boris Johnson's premiership will no doubt end up being judged by Brexit, but that won't come to a head just yet. Perhaps the most immediate problem in his in-tray as he enters 10 Downing Street is the continued presence of a British-flagged [...]

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July 23, 2019
STEP Paid Courtesy Call on Minister Elsworth Johnson

The Board of Directors of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP) Bahamas, paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Financial Services, Trade & Investment and Immigration, the Hon. Elsworth Johnson, July 22, 2019...

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Boris Johnson wins race to become UK's next prime minister
July 23, 2019
Boris Johnson wins race to become UK's next prime minister

Brexit hard-liner Boris Johnson, one of Britain's most famous and divisive politicians, won the race to lead the governing Conservative Party on Tuesday, and will become the next prime minister in a little over 24 hours. Then he will have just over [...]

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