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September 12, 2019
Relief supplies and aid continue to pour into Grand Bahama

On Wednesday morning World Central Kitchen, owned by chef and philanthropist Jose Andres, arrived in Freeport Harbor, with thousands of already prepared meals, as well as tons of dry goods and other relief supplies. Chef Andres has joined the many international volunteers who have opened up their hearts and storehouses to the people of Grand Bahama in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian...

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February 06, 2018
Heart Foundation accepting Nominations for Golden Heart Award

The prestigious 54th Annual Heart Ball takes place at the Meliả Nassau Beach Hotel on Saturday, February 17th at 7:15PM . The Ball, designed to aid the Sir Victor Sassoon (Bahamas) Heart Foundation has been an outstanding staple in society’s charity events since 1964...

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Sandals Royal Bahamian and Sandals Foundation rally to donate supplies to Irma evacuees
October 04, 2017
Sandals Royal Bahamian and Sandals Foundation rally to donate supplies to Irma evacuees

Like a lot of their countrymen, the team members at Sandals Royal Bahamian sprang into action organizing the purchase and collection of hurricane relief supplies for the displaced inhabitants of our southeast islands...

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May 27, 2019
BSGC launches film to mark 9th anniversary

A hell of a journey, but one worth repeating...How do you compress nine years into 32 minutes? Bahamas Striping Group of Companies (BSGC) accomplished that very feat, premiering its documentary to a diverse yet intimate audience gathered at the company’s office on Abundant Life Road...

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September 18, 2017
Declaration of Exigency Order issued to import hurricane relief items duty free

The Minister of Finance, pursuant to the Tariff Act has declared an Exigency Order for the tax exemption on goods imported for rebuilding purposes following the destruction caused by Hurricane Irma...

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November 12, 2013
VAT bill revealed

The legislation and regulations the government drafted to guide its value-added tax (VAT) regime when it takes effect next July would tax over 80 different professions, cable bills and phone bills for all consumers, and electricity and water bills for businesses.
The Value Added Tax Bill 2013, and the Value Added Tax Regulations 2013, obtained by The Nassau Guardian, propose a flat tax rate of 15 ...

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September 14, 2017
Exigency order put in place by govt for 180 days

The government issued an exigency order yesterday on a number if items such as building materials and generators for residents across The Bahamas who were impacted by Hurricane Irma, effective September 11, 2017.
The order is valid for a sixth-month period (180 days), ending March 10, 2018 and is open to an extension if specified by the minister of finance.
While tabling the order in the House of ...

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BREEF Hosts Eco-Schools Workshop to Support Environmental Leaders Around the Country
October 13, 2018
BREEF Hosts Eco-Schools Workshop to Support Environmental Leaders Around the Country

Country BREEF hosted its annual Eco-Schools Coordinators Workshop on Friday, October 5, 2018, at the New Providence Community Centre, Blake Road...

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October 02, 2019
USAID donates an additional $7.5 Million for humanitarian assistance in GB

The United States is providing an additional $7.5 million dollars in humanitarian assistance to the people of The Bahamas who were affected by Hurricane Dorian, bringing the United States’ total funding for the response to Dorian to more than $33 million...

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Michael K Williams to receive BIFF Shining Star Tribute Award
October 23, 2017
Michael K Williams to receive BIFF Shining Star Tribute Award

The Bahamas International Film Festival (BIFF) announced today that multiple Emmy® Award nominee Michael K Williams (12 Years a Slave, The Wire, Gone Baby Gone, Robocop) will be honored with the prestigious Shining Star Tribute at this year’s Film Festival...

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