It wasn't his best year on the track, in terms of time, but the gold medal won at the 13th Annual International Association of Athletic Federation's(IAAF)World Indoor Championships has allowed Chris'The Fireman'Brown to run away withThe Nassau Guardian'sSenior Male Athlete of the Year honor.
The head of The Bahamian Contractors Association(BCA) is expecting a full plate for the construction sector this year, saying the passage of the contractor's bill along with training for Bahamian workers among the priorities of 2011.
Stephen Wrinkle toldGuardian Businesslast week that he anticipates a busy
Department of Immigration Director Jack Thompson yesterday advised foreigners married to Bahamians to ensure their residency permits are renewed in order to prevent sanctions being imposed.
"We need to ensure that spouses foreign spouses of Bahamian citizens make application for a spousal permit or a
The victims of a recent fire in a Haitian village who may be in The Bahamas illegally will not be picked up and deported at this time due to their current circumstances, Director of Immigration Jack Thompson confirmed yesterday.
"At this point in time we
Despite a challenging year, performance in the tourism sector was impressive in 2010, headlined by an 18 percent increase in cruise arrivals compared to last year according to Director General for Tourism David Johnson.
Johnson toldGuardian Businessrecently that the ministry had braced for tough times
The latter part of 2010 has been dominated by the public debate over the sale of 51 percent of the Bahamas Telecommunications Company(BTC)to Cable and Wireless Communications(CWC). The unions oppose the sale to the company. The government, nonetheless, has almost concluded the deal.
Real estate in the country is on the road to a"slow recovery", according to President of the Bahamas Real Estate Association(BREA)Patricia Birch, who said early indicators are pointing towards a boost in 2011.
Birch toldGuardian Businesslast week she is optimistic of a slight turnaround in
It's the New Year and just as you spruce up your wardrobe and make New Year's resolutions, its also the perfect time to treat your home to a decorative facelift as well.
Giselle Andrews, co-proprietor of Decorative Trends home decor store, says that there are
After almost 11 years of dialogue, discovery and disappointment, the Bahamas Telecommunications Company(BTC)is closer than ever to being privatized, with the government proposing to sell 51 percent of the company to British-based Cable and Wireless Communications(CWC)for$210 million.
The government signed a Memorandum of Understanding(MOU)with CWC