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Former Chairman Calls BEC 'Bloated'
September 17, 2012
Former Chairman Calls BEC 'Bloated'

Former executives from the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) are calling the firm's 1,000-strong workforce "bloated" and are throwing their weight behind the elimination of overtime.

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Doubts Over URCA Integrity Rejected
September 13, 2012
Doubts Over URCA Integrity Rejected

Questions about the "integrity" of the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority have been laid to rest by the government.

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September 06, 2012
Support For cable Fee Increase

One of the country's leading businessmen thinks that Cable Bahamas Limited (CBL) should be entitled to a price increase in monthly charges for its SuperBasic TV package.

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Smith: Income Tax Must Be Considered
September 04, 2012
Smith: Income Tax Must Be Considered

A key advisor to the Christie administration says income tax must be considered in The Bahamas to curb its rising debt levels.

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September 03, 2012
D'Aguilar Calls For 1M BTC 'Penalty'

A top businessman is calling on industry regulators to impose a million-dollar penalty on Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) for every month of disrupted service.

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Borrowers' Bill 'Does Nothing' For Bahamians
August 15, 2012
Borrowers' Bill 'Does Nothing' For Bahamians

Top businessman Dionisio D'Aguilar says the Borrowers' Protection Bill will not protect Bahamian consumers as planned, with institutions likely having "something up their sleeves" to recoup any losses.

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August 09, 2012
D'Aguilar: We lack desire for higher education

Local business leaders are responding to the country's consistently poor numbers in regards to higher education, noting that this makes the hiring process for companies more difficult.
During a recent labor survey, it was revealed that only 30 percent of the working population has completed some form of higher education.
"The problem is that Bahamians have figured out, or think that they have figu...

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July 28, 2012
BTC service disruptions to continue through September

Even though the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) previously said upgrades to its Internet, cellular and landline platforms would be complete this month, cellular customers can expect at least another two months of major service disruptions, BTC CEO Geoff Houston announced Thursday.
Just two weeks ago, after a 90-minute mass disruption in cell service, BTC's Senior Manager of Public Relatio...

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June 07, 2012
D'Aguilar: BEC must introduce prepaid system

Converting the Bahamas Electricity Corporation's (BEC) billing system from postpaid to prepaid will not only alleviate its receivables problem, but assist in energy conservation and decrease operational costs, according a former BEC board member.

Dionisio D'Aguilar, president of Superwash, highlighted to Guardian Business the urgency for BEC to implement a prepaid system like its telecommunicat...

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June 07, 2012
Men charged with murder of police reservist

The two men police believe are responsible for the shooting death of an off-duty police reservist were literally dragged into the South Street court complex to be charged with his murder yesterday.
Clemson Edgecombe, 22, and Andrew Gibson, 28, who appeared to have trouble getting up the steps, were carried up the stairs by officers to appear before Chief Magistrate Roger Gomez.
At one point, Gibso...

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