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Prime Minister Christie: We are well on the road to economic resurgence

Bahamas is now headed in the RIGHT DIRECTION with Christie! Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Perry Christie REMARKS BY THE PRIME MINISTER THE RIGHT HON. PERRY G. CHRISTIE, M.P. AT THE BAHAMAS BUSINESS OULOOK MELIA RESORT – NEW PROVIDENCE 29THJANUARY, 2015 Ladies and gentlemen, Good Morning! It is always a pleasure to address The Bahamas Business Outlook forum.  It gives me an opportunity to share with you... 

News From Government House!

News From Government House!
Customs Officers Honoured! NASSAU, The Bahamas – Bahamas Customs Department held its Long Service Awards Ceremony on Tuesday evening, January 27, at Government House, hosted by the Governor General of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, centre. Also pictured is Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance, the Hon. Michael Halkitis , seated third left, and Comptroller... 

Agribusiness Expo comes to Grand Bahama as BAMSI gets set to takeoff!

Agribusiness Expo comes to Grand Bahama as BAMSI gets set to takeoff!
Grand Bahama Agribusiness Expo 2015 Set for March 27 and 28 AGRIBUSINESS EXPO 2015 ANNOUNCED - The Ministry of Agriculture, Marine Resources and Local Government will host an Agribusiness Expo on March 27 and 28, it was announced during a press conference on Wednesday. Shown seated from left are: Deborah Cox-Strachan, Administrator for East Grand Bahama; Barbara Colebrooke, Administrator for West... 

Data Protection Commissioner Courtesy Call at the Parliamentary Registration Department

Data Protection Commissioner Courtesy Call at the Parliamentary Registration Department
NASSAU, The Bahamas – Sherlyn Hall, Parliamentary Commissioner, left, welcomed Data Protection Commissioner Sharmie Farrington-Austin at the Parliamentary Registration Department in a courtesy call on January 27. The week of January 26-30, 2015 is ‘National Privacy Week,’ in The Bahamas, under theme, “Connected and Protected.” ‘National Privacy Day’ is Wednesday, January 28, and is... 

Owner wants stolen pitbull back!

Owner wants stolen pitbull back!
Please us find our member of the family letter writer says…. Zuse Dear editor, I filed a missing dog report to the police they did a great job taking my report and doing a great investigation. Unfortunately Nassau is a small but large area when looking for a dog. This was about 5 months ago but today driving from work I saw a gentleman maybe the thief walking a dog which greatly resembles my... 

The PEOPLE had some choice words for Cable Bahamas – “NO! NO! NO!”

The PEOPLE had some choice words for Cable Bahamas -
If Cable Raise their Basic rates Bahamians will cancel service! Bahamians tell URCA do not go there! NASSAU, The Bahamas – The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) held a Town Meeting on Tuesday, January 27, at Holy Cross Parish Hall, Soldier Road, to discuss Cable Bahamas’s applications for a permanent price increase and to introduce a new basic package. Pictured are members... 

Rebecca Henderson is the smartest student in the country!

Rebecca Henderson is the smartest student in the country!
Queen’s College has produced for the country another bright student! We are proud of her! Rebecca Henderson Why yinner think the Tribune would not place GOOD NEWS like this on its front pages? Nassau, Bahamas — Bahamas Press congratulates this Queen’s College Student Rebecca Henderson for her stellar performance in the BGCSE Examinations. The smartest student in the nation achieved... 

STB Youth Environment Ambassadors See Green Side of Heavy Industry

STB Youth Environment Ambassadors See Green Side of Heavy Industry
Future environmental leaders see heavy industry at work – Grand Bahama Shipyard, the largest in the Western Hemisphere, opened its doors with CEO Carl Rotkirch, far right, personally leading the tour and talk for the informative session of Youth Environmental Ambassadors sponsored by Save The Bays. Freeport, GB — Some 45 young people in Grand Bahama in the past month witnessed the reality... 

BTC and One Bahamas Committee Plan Unity Walk February 21

BTC and One Bahamas Committee Plan Unity Walk February 21
Let’s COME TOGETHER!!!! ONE BAHAMAS – Members of the One Bahamas Committee on Grand Bahama are pictured here with Talbot W. Collie, Vice-President of BTC Northern Region and Leteasha Lord on Tuesday as they announced plans for a Unity Walk. Seated from left are: Churchill Tener Knowles, Mr. Collie, Terrance Gape and Cecil Thompson. Standing from left are: Andrew Forbes, Ms. Lord, Lady Naomi... 

Roberts: Patterson misguided on Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival

Ranford Patterson HEAD OF THE BCC By Bradley B. Roberts Many were shocked at the media comments attributed to the President of the Bahamas Christian Council on the eve of the inaugural Bahamas Junkanoo. With all due respect, we are obliged to ask whether President Dr. Ranford Patterson has ever attended the Boxing Day and New Years Day Junkanoo parades that have been held for well over one century... 
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