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August 06, 2013
Hundreds attend SeaFest in East GB

Despite inclement weather, scores of people attended the Seventh Annual High Rock Seafest yesterday to celebrate Bahamian culture, cuisine and the Emancipation Day holiday.

The event attracted local residents and tourists to East Grand Bahama, where they were encouraged to join in on the fun and participate in onion peeling, watermelon eating and corn shucking contests...

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April 09, 2013
S.T.R.A.W. Inc. holds 9th Annual Girls Leadership Conference

Nassau, Bahamas - Heralded as the premier leadership conference and training event for teen girls and young women, S.T.R.A.W. Inc. TM Center for Young Women ©'s Annual Girls Leadership Conference was held once again on Friday 15 March 2013.

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April 09, 2013
Bahamas 40th Anniversary of Independence Calendar of Events launched

NASSAU, Bahamas -- The
40th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations Committee launched the
Calendar of Events in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary at a press
conference at the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Monday, April
8, 2013.

Co-chair of the 40th Independence Anniversary Committee,
Charles Charter said the Calendar of Events include an extensive
variety of celebratory activ...

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August 14, 2020
BCF president satisfied with play at online olympiad

The passing of Hurricane Isaias could not stop local chess players from The Bahamas from competing in the 2020 FIDE (International Chess Federation) Online Olympiad the weekend of July 31 to August 2. The 44th edition of the FIDE Chess Olympiad was set for this month in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia. However, that event has been postponed ...

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I didnt know Royal Wedding sermon would cause a fuss
July 25, 2018
I didnt know Royal Wedding sermon would cause a fuss

AMERICAN Bishop Michael Curry, the presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church who delivered the sermon at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in May, admitted that he did not initially realise how effective his sermon was, and is often...

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Sands National Sculling Competition
September 20, 2012
Sands National Sculling Competition

Freeport, Grand Bahama -- At a press conference held on the grounds of the Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Company (BBB) lawn, executives announced plans to host the first "Man in the Boat" Sculling Championships in Grand Bahama.

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U.S. Charg d'affaires Discusses Potential Partnerships With Sports Ministry
September 21, 2012
U.S. Charg d'affaires Discusses Potential Partnerships With Sports Ministry

On Wednesday, September 19, U.S. Chargé d'Affaires John Dinkelman and U.S. Embassy officials paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture Dr. Daniel Johnson and his senior staff.

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July 23, 2020

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July 22, 2020
COVID-19 debt relief must consider the vulnerabilities of small states

A lethal combination of disease, extreme climate events and economic crises is threatening the smallest and most vulnerable nations of the world. To tackle it, we must overhaul how we understand and address economic vulnerability. The COVID-19 pandemic has already triggered a massive global recession. [...]
The post COVID-19 debt relief must consider the vulnerabilities of small states appeared fi...

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February 19, 2018
Grand Bahama Business Outlook to focus on how to revitalize Grand Bahama

The 20th Grand Bahama Business Outlook (GBBO), set for February 22, 2018, is bringing together public and private sector experts who will share key elements for the revitalization of the Grand Bahama economy, ranging from energy to technology solutions. The event will be held at [...]

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