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Commonwealth Secretary-General expresses deep concern over powerful hurricane in the Caribbean - Oct 1, 2016 - 5:00:24 PM

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1 October 2016 - Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, has today expressed deep concern over the news that a “very powerful” category 4 hurricane is headed to Jamaica.

With 155 mph winds, Hurricane Matthew briefly escalated to a category 5 - the top hurricane classification.

It is the strongest Atlantic hurricane since Felix in 2007, which affected 160,000 people, and caused at least 133 deaths and millions of US dollars worth of damage...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamians in Jamaica to be airlifted as Matthew looms - Oct 1, 2016 - 4:00:34 PM

Due to the pending threat of Hurricane Matthew, Bahamian nationals living or studying in Jamaica will be airlifted by the Bahamas government on Saturday, October 1st.

The Bahamasair flight 971 will depart Nassau at 6pm and arrive in Kingston at 7.30pm, returning on Bahamasair 972 departing Kingston at 8.20pm and arriving in Nassau by 10pm.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was informing parents of students studying in Jamaica, as well as the students themselves, that a Bahamasair flight will depart from Norman Manley International Airport, Kingston, at 8.20pm on Saturday...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Hurricane Matthew remains a very powerful category 4 - Oct 1, 2016 - 11:57:44 AM

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Nassau, the Bahamas - This is a news item on Hurricane Matthew issued by the Bahamas Department of Meteorology forecast office section, at 12noon, Saturday, October 1st, 2016.

 Matthew remains a very powerful category 4 hurricane.

Hurricane watch issued for portions of Haiti.

At 11am, the center of Hurricane Matthew was located near...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Hurricane Shelter List for the 2016 Storm Season - Oct 1, 2016 - 9:10:52 AM

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NASSAU, The Bahamas – The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has released the official list of Hurricane Shelters for The Bahamas 2016 storm season.

NEMA has implemented an emergency warning system to better prepare and inform the public about a disaster about to impact the country.

NEMA follows Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), which provide instructions for activation and the operations of the NEOC, amongst other things. Level I deals with monitoring the system and its projected path, which is 60 hours out. Operations Officer will monitor the progress and keep the Director of NEMA informed. Also, a green flag would be hoisted outside NEMA's office to indicate this level.

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Dept. of Aviation investigating Southern Air incident on September 30th - Oct 1, 2016 - 8:41:17 AM

On September 30, 2016 at approximately 10:00am the Air Accident Investigation Unit of the Civil Aviation Department was notified about an incident involving Southern Air Charter Limited; a Certificated Bahamas Air Operator Certificate Holder

Reports received indicated that aircraft N376SA landed with its gears in the up position. Reports also indicated there were eleven [11] souls on board - 9 passengers and 2 pilots - at the time of the occurrence. No injuries occurred to occupants of the aircraft. Due to the position of the occurrence, the only main runway and hence the airport was closed for several hours. The flight originated in Nassau. The airport has since been reopened...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands

Shooting incident at Abaco nightclub, 2 injured - Oct 1, 2016 - 7:51:46 AM

Abaco, Bahamas - Police in Abaco are investigating the circumstances surrounding a shooting incident that has left two males hospitalized.

Reports are that on Saturday 1st October 2016 shortly after 1:00am, police were called to a nightclub situated on West Bay Street, Dundas Town, Abaco, where an altercation with a group of males occurred and gunshots were fired that resulted in two males receiving gunshot wounds to the body...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District

Three females involved in stabbing incident in Grand Bahama - Oct 1, 2016 - 6:38:32 AM

Reports of a stabbing incident on Grand Bahama involving 3 females.  Police say that on Saturday 1st October 2016 shortly after 4:00am, three females were involved in an altercation in the Queens Highway area where all females sustained stab wounds about the body. They were seen by doctors at the Rand Memorial Hospital where their injuries are listed as non-life threatening.

Police are actively investigating this matter...

Bahamas Weather

Bahamas 3-day weather forecast starting Saturday, October 1 - Oct 1, 2016 - 12:00:10 AM

Weather forecast for the Bahamas for today and tonight, Saturday 01st October 2016

General situation: a deep layered trough over eastern Gulf of Mexico continues to support intervals of unsettled weather across the Northwest and Central Bahamas

Special warnings: Residents and mariners should continue to monitor the progress of Hurricane Matthew. Beachgoers in the Southeast Bahamas should be alert for the risk of dangerous rip currents at beaches mainly along the northern and eastern shorelines...

Columns

This Week in The Bahamas Commentary by Elcott Coleby: September 26 - 30 - Sep 30, 2016 - 5:16:14 PM

Prime Minister Christie updated the media this past Monday on the progress of the completion and opening of the stalled $3.5 billion Baha Mar resort after a short walkabout of the property. His update came one month after the announcement of an agreement between the Government of The Bahamas and the Export-Import Bank of China on the remobilization, completion, sale and opening of the Baha Mar mega mixed-use resort.

Reiterating that the Baha Mar deal has been approved by the Supreme Court of The Bahamas in a sealed order as is customary in commercial matters of this kind, “represent a signal achievement for The Bahamas and a milestone in the troubled history of Baha Mar...”

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

PM Speaks to Importance of Improving PMH's Childbirth Facilities at Renovations Contract Signing - Sep 30, 2016 - 5:13:09 PM

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Nassau, The Bahamas -- Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie remarked that pregnancy and childbirth remain among the leading causes of hospitalization around the world and, according to the World Health Organization, more than 800 women die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth every day.

"This sad statistic underscores that while the vast majority of pregnancies proceed without complication and result in safe delivery and a healthy newborn, pregnancy and childbirth can always present significant health risks without access to the relevant health services," Prime Minister Christie said...

Sports

Bahamian Student Athletes Inspired by NBA Great Alonzo Mourning - Sep 30, 2016 - 2:13:09 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - Budding Grand Bahama basketball player Howard Hinsey said the chance to interact and learn from the Miami HEAT training staff was the by far the “best opportunity” he’s had in his 17 years.

Harkem Rolle, a 12th grader from Bimini, said the encouragement and advice he received from NBA Hall of Famer Alonzo Mourning restored his confidence in his abilities.

Rolle and Hinsey were two of 160 student athletes from across The Bahamas that took part in the Alonzo Mourning Basketball Clinic yesterday afternoon at the Atlantis Resort...

Entertainment

Mexican Brass Concert coming to Nassau for two performances - Sep 30, 2016 - 1:36:52 PM


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The Nassau Music Society presents M5 Mexican Brass Concert in two exciting performances entitled BRASSCINATION!    Combining their skills at virtuosic chamber music in all styles, non-stop interaction with the audience, inborn showmanship, inimitable Latin American charm, and their very own sound, M5 concerts are unique musical-theatrical experiences!

The concerts will be:

On Saturday 1 October 2016 at 7:30 pm at the College of The Bahamas Performing Arts Centre, Oakes Field; and

On Sunday 2 October 2016 at 5:30 pm at St. Paul’s Church Hall, Lyford Cay...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

NEMA Preparing for Hurricane Matthew - Sep 30, 2016 - 1:35:31 PM

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NASSAU, The Bahamas - The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, held its regular monthly meeting Friday, September 30, 2016. However, this time focusing on preparing for Hurricane Matthew, which is expected to impact the country early next week.

All representatives of Emergency Support Function groupings were present to report on their level of preparedness, in the event Hurricane Matthew remains on its present course.

Meanwhile, News Item from the Department of Meteorology issued at 12 noon Friday states that Matthew is strengthening to a major hurricane while moving west...

News : Ministry of Tourism Updates

International Women’s Empowerment Summit Is the Perfect Girl’s Weekend Getaway - Sep 30, 2016 - 1:24:15 PM

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NASSAU, Bahamas - Every once in a while you should pack your bags, get the girls and get away for the weekend, and there’s no better place to be refreshed and inspired than the International Women’s Empowerment Summit (IWES) on Paradise Island.

One of the most anticipated events of the year is scheduled for October 19 – 21 at the Atlantis Paradise Island Resort and is filled with life changing activities, including eight stimulating panels, and busy women are invited to take time out to benefit from the dynamic summit...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

PMH Redevelopment: Part of Master Plan to Keep Pace with Changing Healthcare Demands - Sep 30, 2016 - 1:13:02 PM

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NASSAU, The Bahamas – The redevelopment of the Princess Margaret Hospital and subsequent expansion of services, will allow local public healthcare officials to keep pace with the changing demands of public healthcare in The Bahamas.

These include the demands associated with aging populations, changing patterns of disease, an increasingly mobile healthcare workforce, the introduction of new medical technologies and pharmaceuticals, and increasing public expectations with respect to the hospital experience and the quality of healthcare...

News : New Providence

AML Breaks Ground On New Store at Solomon’s Yamacraw - Sep 30, 2016 - 1:06:29 PM

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Store To Open in Q4 2017


Nassau, Bahamas, September 29, 2016—Today, AML Foods Limited officials broke ground on Solomon’s Yamacraw, a new 38,000 square-foot retail outlet in Eastern New Providence. Located just opposite St. Andrew’s School on Yamacraw Hill Rd, the store is slated to open in the 4th quarter of 2017.

In August, AML began the journey of expanding its retail portfolio by purchasing a 5-acre plot to build the new outlet. The Solomon’s branded store will serve as the anchor property adjacent to a proposed commercial shopping complex...

Opportunities

Caribbean Studies Association + NAGB launch Book Cover Design Competition - Sep 30, 2016 - 1:00:54 PM

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Caribbean Studies Association (CSA) and the National Art Gallery of the Bahamas (NAGB)
are pleased to announce an exclusive partnership to coincide with CSA’s 42nd annual conference whose theme has been identified as — Knowledge and Culture Economies: The Future of Caribbean Development? — convening at the Melía Nassau Beach Hotel, June 5-9, 2017.

The NAGB and CSA will launch a competition to produce an original, Bahamian themed conference program booklet and banner competition within the Bahamian art and creative community. The NAGB will host the official competition launch and press conference on Friday September 30, 4p.m - 5:30 p.m. CSA's Local Organizing Committee and members of the local media will be present...

Bahamian Politics

Dr. Minnis on Reports of CCA Work Permits - Sep 30, 2016 - 12:47:52 PM

Dr. Minnis, Leader of the Free National Movement (FNM), issued the following statement on reports of CCA requesting 400 work permits:

“Why is the CCA requesting 400 work permits for foreign workers?  Was this one of the missing details shrouded in secrecy when the embattled Prime Minister had the courts seal the deal?  There are countless Bahamians looking for good paying jobs, yet this Government would rather bestow those jobs on foreign workers.  This revelation is just one of a growing list of troubling reasons why the people are crying out for the embattled Prime Minister to, ‘unseal his secret deal...’

Sales & Promotions : Flying Fish Restaurant

Have you tried LUNCH at Flying Fish? - Sep 30, 2016 - 11:40:23 AM

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Freeport, Bahamas - Did you know that one of the best places to dine in the Caribbean is open for lunch?  Come in and enjoy our waterside South Beach-style atmosphere featuring our house made burgers which are the best on the island! We have lots of gluten free options.

Perfect for the business lunch meeting or a gathering with the girlfriends.  Dine inside in our cool a/c or outside on the water's edge in the breeze.

Flying Fish offers Lunch, Wednesday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:30pm...

Bahamian Politics

DNA Convention 2016 Remarks by Branville McCartney - Sep 30, 2016 - 11:07:15 AM

Ladies and Gentlemen, On 12th May 2011, The Democratic National Alliance was launched with the intention of offering Bahamians a real alternative in governance. On 7th May, 2012, we made history by capturing almost 10 percent of the vote, and while the Bahamian people made another choice, the DNA has not abandoned its mission to offer true representation to the people of this country.

It has been 5 years since the DNA was established. That’s two hundred and sixty weeks, One thousand eight hundred and twenty five days and forty three thousand eight hundred hours to be exact. During that time The Bahamas watched as the idea that everyone knew to be our only hope unfolded, grew and developed and changed the political landscape of our country forever...

Bahamian Politics

Elkanah Pinder Convention Speech: Putting Grand Bahamians Back to Work - Sep 30, 2016 - 10:17:46 AM

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Upon making the decision to put myself forward for frontline politics, I thought long and hard about what the people on the Island of Grand Bahama Island, and most importantly what the people of EAST GRAND BAHAMA want and need most of all. In moving around the island, I’ve seen and spoken with people of all walks of life, Young people, the elderly, Mothers and Fathers, single people and married people and by the far, the thing that people want most is an opportunity.

Ladies and Gentlemen in the last decade GB has experienced the worst economic downturn in the history of our nation. For the past ten years, Grand Bahama has suffered at the hands of neglectful governments who have paid only lip service to the idea of real development for this island...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Prime Minister Christie on the Passing of Mr. Henry Woods - Sep 30, 2016 - 9:52:13 AM


Nassau, Bahamas - Press Statement by The Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie, MP Prime Minister of The Bahamas:

It is with a profound sense of personal loss that I mark the passing of one of my dearest friends, Mr. Henry “Trottie” Woods, the Managing Director of our nation’s national flag carrier, Bahamasair.

I was at Mr. Woods’ bedside at the University of Miami Hospital when he passed away earlier today, attended by his wife, Gayle, his daughter, Phylicia, other family members and friends, including perhaps his closest friend, Deputy Prime Minister Philip Brave Davis, and Minister Shane Gibson.

Mr. Woods was a towering figure in Bahamian aviation for decades. He was a superb professional who led by example, putting in exceptionally long hours and demonstrating an unswerving commitment to productivity and efficiency...

News : Grand Bahama

GBPA Sparks Interest at Abaco Business Outlook Conference - Sep 30, 2016 - 5:18:26 AM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama - The annual Abaco Business Outlook Conference (ABO), hosted by The Counsellors Limited (TCL) is known as the premier event of the business year for locals of Abaco. This year’s event would be no different, as scores of business owners from around the country, assembled at the Abaco Beach Resort this past Thursday to hear from prominent community leaders, a forecasted outlook of both challenges and opportunities, for the island’s economy over the next twelve months.

The Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie, Prime Minister of The Bahamas, brought the keynote address, followed by a prominent line-up of local businessmen...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

1 dead, 4 in hospital after late night shooting in Nassau - Sep 30, 2016 - 2:12:07 AM

Police are seeking the public’s help in solving a shooting incident that has left a male dead and four other males detained in hospital on Thursday 29th September 2016.

According to reports, shortly before 11:00pm, a group of males were playing a game of dominoes in the driveway of a home located at Sunset Way, Sunset Park, when the occupants of a champagne coloured Honda Accord car armed with firearms pulled up and fired several shots at them before speeding off. One of the males was pronounced dead on the scene and four others were transported to hospital where they are being treated for injuries sustained...

Entertainment

Adam Karch to perform in Grand Bahama for one night only - Sep 29, 2016 - 11:37:48 PM

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For those that attended the 2011 concert by Canadian blues and folk rock artist, Adam Karch in Grand Bahama, you already know this is not a performance to be missed!  Karch will return to perform for one night only, at Rooster's Bar & Grill in Freeport on Saturday, October 8th, 2016.

Rooster's is located off of Fishing Hole Road upstairs on the Bahamas Industrial Technologies' east-facing balcony.

"I'm really looking forward to sharing my new songs and bringing the blues back to The Bahamas," said Karch...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

MOU Signing In Freeport Paves Way for Major Upgrades in the City - Sep 29, 2016 - 11:24:53 PM

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FREEPORT, Grand Bahama - A tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Ministry of Finance, the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) which is the private sector arm of the IDB, and the Grand Bahama Port Authority was signed September 29, 2016 at the Ministry for Grand Bahama.
           
Prior to the official signing, Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville stated he was pleased to be a part of occasion and added that the signing will establish a partnership with the GBPA to provide private financing for infrastructural works and other specified projects in the city of Freeport...
 

Streaming Multimedia

Free Uppercut Concert at Dive In postponed due to Matthew - Sep 29, 2016 - 10:30:20 PM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama you are invited to join Uppercut at The Dive In this Saturday October 1st for an amazing evening with the band that everybody's talking about, Uppercut! Their eclectic blend of Classic Rock,Reggae, Rap, Contemporary, Disco, Blues, Calypsoca music is perfect to enjoy whilst sipping cocktails and enjoying succulent marina-side dining, overlooking the luxurious yachts at Port Lucaya.  At the Dive In, customer friendly waiters, chefs and bartenders are at your beckon call.

Be sure and listen to the music highlights of the live recording of The Uppercut Band at Bahamas Air Sea Rescue (BASRA) annual Swim Race and Beach Party at Coral Beach in Freeport/ Lucaya on Grand Bahama Island. The Gala took place August 20th, 2016...

News : New Providence

Bahamian makes top 40 under 40 Houston Professionals - Sep 29, 2016 - 3:28:46 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - If Houston is keeping a keen eye on a dynamic Bahamian woman, then maybe we should be doing the same thing here at home.  

PJ Douglas Sands has been making so many positive inroads in her personal career over the years, and as the newly-appointed Senior Area Manager for The Bahamas Tourist Office in Houston, that she has been recognized as one of the top 40 young professionals in Houston took look out for...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Condolences expressed on the passing of Henry Woods, Bahamasair managing director - Sep 29, 2016 - 3:07:48 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - It is with much sadness that we at Bahamasair announce the passing of our Managing Director – Mr. Henry L. Woods who died today at 12:07pm at the University of Miami Hospital in South Florida.

Mr. Woods’ career with Bahamasair spans 40 years over the life of the airline. Through his many efforts Bahamasair has seen massive improvements in so many areas of performance.

We ask that the nation continue to cover his family in prayer during this very difficult time...

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PayPal now accepts Bahamian based credit cards
VAT Bahamas
VAT Taken Off Some Educational Fees
Department of Inland Revenue Urges Compliance on VAT Inclusive Pricing
The Department of Inland Revenue responds to Tribune Business Article on Tax Compliance Certificates
Global Blue Service Fee Payment Can Now Be Made Online‏
Suriname Delegates Visiting Bahamas on Fact-Finding Mission on VAT Implementation
Bahamas Chamber of Commerce meets with gov't to discuss business license requirements
Bahamas Business Licence Certification Requirement Notice
No Consideration to VAT Being Removed From Healthcare
Department of Inland Revenue Business License Payment Methods
Department of Inland Revenue Reissuance of Billings (Real Property Tax)
Health
Ministers of Health to discuss actions to improve health in the Region
Bahamas Sickle Cell Association Open for Online Registration
Solomon’s Lucaya Sees Success With In Store Health Seminar
Bahamas Ministry of Health: Zika Update #3
Jupiter Medical Center Offers Advanced Imaging
Jupiter Medical Center – Health Care That’s Worth Going the Extra Mile
Top-tier Orthopedic Program at Jupiter Medical Center
New Technology Targets Tumors in Five Days or Less
Cutting Out Sugar Can Improve a Child’s Health in Just 10 Days
BTVI holds successful health and wellness fair
Opinions
Rick Lowe: Government Acting Immorally Over Tax Compliance Certificates
Patricia Glinton-Meicholas on the 2016 Bahamas Gender Equality Referendum
Op-Ed: Supporting Innovation and Entrepreneurship through the Modernization of Government Services
Bahamas Olympic swimmer on the Gender Equality vote
Fred Smith: We Reap What We Sow
Top 3 Outlandish statements from Dame Sawyer that should really scare you
Terrance Gape: The Bridge to nowhere
Attorney Constance Mcdonald provides clarity on Gender Equality bills
What Does China Want From The Bahamas?
China's Growing Presence in The Bahamas