Friday, Sep 20, 2019
BUSINESS

The shareholders of Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC) have cleared the way for the company to move forward with the drilling of its initial exploration well

Central bank liberalizing exchange controls on residential property transactions

Beginning in October, the Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) will liberalize exchange controls on the purchase and sale of residential property for non-residents, relinquishing

HeadKnowles has raised more than $733,000

Non-profit group HeadKnowles has raised more than $733,000. Co-founder Gina Knowles said the non-profit mobilized its efforts using charge accounts and still has the money

Union feels slighted by delayed payment announcement

Bahamas Public Services Union (BPSU) President Kimsley Ferguson said yesterday it was “irresponsible” of Deputy Prime Minister Peter Turnquest to announce that the government was

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LIFESTYLES

Versatile and talented recording artists Patrice Murrell and Benjamin ‘Benje’ Alexander – both members of the best band in The Bahamas,

Imagine being able to indulge in some of the most delectable delicacies that are offered at various Atlantis restaurants for

Grand Bahama residents can now access emergency health care services via the generosity of Samaritan’s Purse, through relationships fostered with the

For five straight days, top physicians and executives from Cleveland Clinic Florida, led by Chief Executive Officer and President Dr.

SPORTS

The 46th Annual Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships is now just three weeks away, set for October 11-14, at the Fiesta Theater at the

Responding to damning criticism it faced over the past week, in several circles, in the wake of a shortfall of funds for The Bahamas’ team

For the first time in seven years, the Connecticut Sun have won a playoff game in the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), and now they find

NATIONAL REVIEW

Fred Smith has seen the social media commentary suggesting he shares responsibility for the deaths of possibly hundreds of residents of Abaco shantytowns smashed by

The Minnis administration is walking a tightrope. In the wake of Hurricane Dorian, the Category 5 hurricane that irrevocably changed the landscapes of Abaco and parts

Peggy Bridgewater moved with a grace unbefitting the horrors she had witnessed and was witnessing in her native Grand Bahama. Her family only has two houses

When the Maurice Moore Primary School shelter in Freeport began to flood during unprecedented inundation caused by Hurricane Dorian, Wayne and Marsha Stubbs, whose home

For Anischa Davis, a resident of McLean’s Town, Grand Bahama, living with the reality of missing loved ones is a tormenting experience. “I lost friends,” she

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama — “It’s a ghost town out here, miss, a ghost town,” a man shouts from across the way. “Dead, okay? Dead. You see

Constitutional changes at the political party level and a focus on building one’s portfolio of advocacy and support system for family care are among the