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Pioneer in paradise
January 06, 2021
Pioneer in paradise

TRIBUTES poured in yesterday after Sandals Resorts founder and owner Gordon "Butch" Stewart died in the United States at age 79...

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September 07, 2020
The Bahamas Industrial Tribunal Pioneers New Services for Bahamas’ First Smart Court

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced courts and many of public institutions to close their doors and restrict in-person proceedings. In the midst of this unprecedented disruption, the Bahamas Industrial Tribunal has seized the opportunity to incorporate innovative technology, upgrade its processes and facilities, and continue its operations...

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May 08, 2018
Bahamian pioneer in disease elimination named a PAHO Health Hero of the Americas

Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, a Bahamian public health pioneer known for her work in advancing and verifying regional disease elimination efforts was named a Public Health Hero of the Americas by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO). A Bahamian physician and public health expert, [...]
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May 01, 2020
Tony Allen: 'World's greatest drummer' and afrobeat pioneer dies

Pioneering Nigerian drummer Tony Allen, a co-founder of the afrobeat musical genre, died in Paris on Thursday aged 79, his manager says...

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March 21, 2020
UPDATED: Sol Kerzner dies age 84, PM pays tribute to 'pioneer in the resort industry'

Hotel tycoon, business magnate and Atlantis developer Sol Kerzner has died age 84.

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July 24, 2018
Leach: Bahamas must pioneer cryptocurrency exchanges framework

The Bahamas has to be the first to pioneer and pilot a palatable framework for cryptocurrency exchanges in order to leap ahead of the global market, Deep Minds CEO Jason Leach told Guardian Business yesterday. Leach will be the featured speaker at a blockchain and [...]
The post Leach: Bahamas must pioneer cryptocurrency exchanges framework appeared first on The Nassau Guardian.

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February 21, 2020
Breef Pioneers Post-Dorian Resilient Blue Bahamas Project in Grand Bahama

BREEF’s “Resilient Blue Bahamas” programme is inspiring young people to get involved with building back a more resilient Bahamas. Starting on 11th February, BREEF delivered a curriculum-based educational model to nearly 500 students from Hugh Campbell Primary School, Bishop Michael Eldon School, Mary Star of the Sea Academy, Lucaya International School and Freeport Gospel Chapel School. The ...

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December 11, 2019
Pioneering surgery helping American woman recover from shark attack

AN American woman is now finding her life returning to normal thanks to being fitted with a robotic arm after losing the limb in a shark attack off Paradise Island two years ago. It was June 2017 - the beginning of summer -- when Tiffany Johnson, 34,

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October 25, 2019
Broadcasting pioneer Calsey Johnson passes

Broadcasting pioneer, former senator and past Bahamas High Commissioner to Canada Calsey Johnson died yesterday. He was 82. Johnson served in many roles in the Broadcasting Corporation of The Bahamas (BCB), including general manager from 1974 to 1988 and executive chairman from 2002 to 2007. [...]
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March 05, 2015
Tourism Minister Encourages Bahamian Seafarer Pioneers to be Their Best

Minister of Tourism the Hon.Obie Wilchcombe on Wednesday congratulated and encouraged 50 Bahamian seafarers to be the best and proud of who they are and their abilities, during the orientation exercise on board the MV Grand Celebration...

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