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Prime Minister Christie comes to inspect Bahamar

Prime Minister Christie comes to inspect Bahamar
Prime Minister Christie inspects Bahamar as the property is set to put thousands of Bahamians back to work! NASSAU, The Bahamas -  Prime Minister Perry Christie along with members of his Cabinet toured Baha Mar today with the luxury resort’s Chairman and CEO, Sarkis Izmirlian. Mr. Christie along with Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Dr. Daniel Johnson; Minister of Tourism, Obie Wilchcombe;... 

Local Government Regional Roundtable Discussions To Improve Local Government Systems

Local Government Regional Roundtable Discussions To Improve Local Government Systems
Prime Minister Christie opens regional Local Government forum. Nassau, The Bahamas — Local government leaders throughout the region held roundtable discussions this weekend to further the development of local government systems, and discuss sustainable development goals to end poverty and disparity. Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie officially opened the Caribbean Forum of Local... 

The BIGGEST Carnival Party to hit this side of the world will be in the Bahamas!

The BIGGEST Carnival Party to hit this side of the world will be in the Bahamas!
Bahamas Junkanoo Festival Launch Photo Highlights… Photos: David Mackey - TheBahamasWeekly.com May 7th – 9th 2015; Junkanoo, live bands, cultural show, indigenous colorful costumes designed and made by Bahamians…. Nassau, Bahamas – August 27th, 2014 an explosion of Bahamian culture erupted at Pompey Square as persons from all walks of life converged there to experience a cultural... 

CWC CEO Phil Bentley Outlines the New BTC

CWC CEO Phil Bentley Outlines the New BTC
BTC commitment to build the Bahamas continues.... CWC CEO Phil Bentley Outlines the New BTC Foreshadows $170M investment upgrade toward world class network . NASSAU, Bahamas – In an address to attendees at the August 29th announcement of the majority economic interest in BTC moving to The Bahamas government and the people of The Bahamas, Phil Bentley, CEO of Cable and Wireless Communications,... 

VAT Department Issues Guidance Notes and more information…

NASSAU, Bahamas — The VAT Department recently issued VAT Guidance Notes to further familiarize the public on Value Added Tax, and in this instance on the tax as applied to these services: finance and insurance, transportation of passengers and goods, retail and wholesale trade, construction, land and property information, medical and healthcare, education, charities, clubs and associations;... 

DPM Philip Davis and Hon. Kenred Dorsett arrive in Samoa for UN Conference

DPM Philip Davis and Hon. Kenred Dorsett arrive in Samoa for UN Conference
DPM Davis Addresses United Nations Conference in Samoa… DPM Davis addressing a UN Conference in Samoa on Climate Change. CLICK HERE TO WATCH LIVE ADDRESS: http://webtv.un.org/watch/philip-davis-bahamas-general-debate-2nd-plenary-meeting/3759992941001 APIA, Samoa — Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works, the Hon. Philip “Brave” Davis arrived in the Samoan Capital of Apia Sunday,... 

Thousands gather at the GOLDEN ISLES Back to School Jam – with Michael Halkitis

Thousands gather at the GOLDEN ISLES Back to School Jam - with Michael Halkitis
Bahamians across the country got nothing but LIP-SERVICE from the DNA this Back to School… One Word in Golden Isles on Saturday - "TSUMANI" - GOLD RUSH FLOOD THE PARK Shouting PLP ALL DA WAY!!!! Christie’s Gold RUSH BACK to School Event in GOLDEN ISLES was MASSIVE!!! Nassau, Bahamas — If you missed the Michael Halkitis and Golden Isles Back to School Jam this weekend,... 

Value Added Tax: The “no” before the “yes”

Dear Sir, Glad you availed me the opportunity to use this column to express my views. I’ve listened, with attentive ears, to the Value Added Tax (VAT) row from inception. Everyone was screaming at the top of their lungs, “No! No! No!” to VAT. Now if you listen the yells are becoming more and more faint. A few weeks ago, an “embarrassingly small” motorcade was held as... 

Stealing by Reason of Employment deep inside the Ministry of Health…

Stealing by Reason of Employment deep inside the Ministry of Health…
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w7EdaZdcijU DA MALIBU SCANDAL >>> Senior officer in the Department steals a whole damn car from the Bahamian public! Ministry of Health office on Meeting Street! Sale of the car was never placed on public tender which was a requirement! The car, which valued $15,000, was taken home for $4,000! Nassau, Bahamas — In life there are some things that are... 

Robbers hold big shootout with police… one of the suspects shot…Police were at the scene before robbers could get out the front door…

Robbers hold big shootout with police… one of the suspects shot…Police were at the scene before robbers could get out the front door...
Police intercept robbery – Robbers were unsuccessful! BP live cam at the scene of the shooting last night. Suspects left the getaway car... Robbers must now face the underground group for trying to steal money from a numberman! May the Lord Be With DEM! Nassau, Bahamas — Police are requesting the public’s assistance in solving an armed robbery that occurred on Friday 29th August 2014. According... 
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