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Lottery Referendum Will Follow North Abaco By-Election
August 16, 2012
Lottery Referendum Will Follow North Abaco By-Election

A National lottery referendum will be called following the upcoming by-election in Abaco this year, Prime Minister Perry Christie reiterated yesterday.

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August 15, 2012
Ministers Wrap Up Final Session Of House Of Assembly

Tribute to the late Hon. Charles Maynard - Homage paid to Bahamian Olympic Team

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July 26, 2012
The Bahamian Gambling Sage: Part 2

The discussion surrounding the Bahamian gambling saga
has gathered more steam since the publication of part one of this article. Part
one had addressed the issue of gambling in The Bahamas, provided a brief
synopsis on the history of the gambling policy in our nation, presented the
arguments of the proponents and opponents of gambling by Bahamians in The
Bahamas and the hypocrisy regarding the gam...

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February 28, 2016
Bastian, Playtech sue Grand Bahama Port Authority over fees

Lawyers for Playtech Systems Ltd. and Sebastian Bastian have sued the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), claiming that "the treatment of gaming house operators by the port authority is... unfair, discriminatory and irrational".

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December 07, 2010
Supermarket targeted in weekend armed robberies

Six armed robberies took place between Friday and Saturday afternoon, with Cost Right supermarket at the Town Centre Mall targeted by three men armed with "high powered weapons", and two Nassau web shops also hit.

Four men have been taken in for questioning in connection with two separate incidents, but up to press time last night, police were still on the lookout for those responsible in four ...

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December 06, 2010
Several armed robberies, shootings over weekend

The first weekend in December was plagued with armed robberies and several shooting incidents.
According to police reports, at about 2:30 in the afternoon on Friday Flamingo Web Cafe, located on Amos Ferguson Street and Poinciana Avenue, was robbed of an undetermined amount of cash. One of the store's customers was also robbed.
According to police, two men armed with handguns, one of whom was wea...

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FNM Leader Calls For Police Action
April 15, 2013
FNM Leader Calls For Police Action

FNM leader Hubert Minnis yesterday called for the immediate closure of illegal gambling and lottery operations, as law enforcement have more than enough justification to take action.

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June 18, 2014
RBC (Bahamas) throws web shop plan into question

RBC (Bahamas) is the latest local bank to go on record as not being permitted to do business with web shops, whether they are regulated or unregulated, claiming that these establishments' entire business model ensures they fall into a "high risk" category regardless of legal regulatory status.
Signaling yet further issues for the government's plans to regularize and tax the web shops, a position p...

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April 15, 2013
FNM Leader Calls for Police Action

FNM leader Hubert Minnis yesterday called for the immediate closure of illegal gambling and lottery operations, as law enforcement have more than enough justification to take action. Mr Minnis blasted police chief Ellison Greenslade and the government for “inordinate delay” following Chief Justice Michael Barnett’s...

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May 29, 2012
Neil Ellis and the PLP on a collision course

Dear Editor,

Let me state from the outset that I highly respect Bishop Neil C. Ellis as a pastor and elder within the body of Christ. I don't agree with his politics, though. That being said, he has done a superb job at Mount Tabor Full Gospel Baptist Church in New Providence. I understand that he has the largest congregation in the capital. Hats off to him and his pastoral team at his church...

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