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By Edition On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Former Bahamas PM loses seat, party loses power as FNM sweeps election

NASSAU – Perry Christie became the first prime minister in the Bahamas to lose his Parliamentary seat, on a day that Bahamians delivered a crushing blow to his Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) and ushered in the More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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A cruise line commits to developing private island in the Bahamas

FLORIDA – The world’s largest cruise line, Royal Caribbean International, has committed to enhancing a private island destination in The Bahamas. The plan to construct a pier at Coco Cay, also known as Little More...

Tourism
By Edition On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Caribbean tourism requires stronger partnerships, asserts CHTA President

THE BAHAMAS - The Caribbean region's tourism growth potential in 2017 and beyond is enormous, but not without continued collaborative partnerships between the region's public and private sectors. Delivering the More...

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By Edition On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Black people breed too much, says Bahamas archdeacon

NASSAU - Anglican Archdeacon James Palacious said on Tuesday that black people in the Bahamas are “recycling poverty” by having too many children they cannot afford. While speaking to hundreds of people after More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 19th, 2016
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How China rescued – then ruined – the Caribbean’s largest resort project

At the early 2011 groundbreaking for the yet-to-open largest resort in the Caribbean, Baha Mar Resorts CEO Sarkis Izmirlian stands between state-owned Export-Import Bank of China President Li Ruogu, left, and Bahama’s More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 19th, 2016
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US secretary of state nominee used Bahamas company in Russia deals

WASHINGTON - Rex Tillerson, the ExxonMobil head nominated by US President-elect Donald Trump to be secretary of state, was a director of an offshore company in The Bahamas that is at the heart of Exxon’s close More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
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Bahamas: No reward for arrest of illegal immigrants

NASSAU – The Bahamas Government has described reports that it is offering rewards for information leading to the arrest of illegal immigrants in the country as untrue. The denial came after reports were circulating More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
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Bankrupt Bahamas megaresort sold; phased opening in April

NASSAU - Bahamas Prime Minister Perry Christie on Monday announced that the Chinese-financed multibillion-dollar megaresort Baha Mar has been sold to CTF BM Holdings Limited, a subsidiary of Hong Kong conglomerate More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 4th, 2016
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Minister ‘tells a lie’ about proposed $2-billion China-Bahamas initiative

NASSAU - Bahamas minister of agriculture and marine resources Alfred Gray falsely claimed in the House of Assembly on Wednesday that his letter to Bahamas ambassador to China Paul Andy Gomez giving him authorization More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
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Bahamas minister in tangle over $2-billion Chinese project

NASSAU - Hours after minister of agriculture and marine resources Alfred Gray acknowledged to reporters that he gave the go-ahead for the Bahamas Embassy in China to have discussions with the Chinese government More...