The National Insurance Board(NIB)is hoping to increase its contributions and exceed the$167 million figure posted in 2010, with Director Algernon Cargill saying the fee changes in insurable wage ceilings will provide benefits for both the board and Bahamians. Cargill toldGuardian Businessthat despite mixed reactions about
All the way back in 1888, the Amateur Athletic Union of the United States was established. The organization's motto is as powerful today as it was at the outset:"Sports for all, Forever." Wikipedia, the online bible of information, gives the basic history of the AAU.
Greater participation from the legal sector would go a long way in increasing this jurisdiction's competitiveness in the offshore world, said State Minister for Finance Zhivargo Laing. "People say to us all the time I don't do much more fund administration work with you because
"Diversifying The Bahamas Economy: Fact, Fiction or The Real Alternative", will be the theme of this month's Bahamas Business Outlook, with everything from telecommunications to financial services on the agenda. Scheduled for Thursday, January 13th at the Wyndham Nassau Resort, Cable Beach, conference organizers say
The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority(URCA)has argued for laws to be enacted preventing political interference at the state-owned broadcaster ZNS. URCA also called for lawsensuring"absolute editorial independence covering all of its programs and services." The recommendations are contained in a newly released consultation document on
Minister of Health Dr. Hubert Minnis has confirmed that there will be no changes to the country's HIV/AIDS program despite the departure of the Clinton Foundation, which worked along with the National AIDS Program, headed by its Director Dr. Perry Gomez. Minnis said the foundation
While a court order to stop excavation at the site in San Salvador where pirate gold is thought to be buried expires tomorrow, excavation still cannot resume until permits are granted by the Antiquities Monuments and Museums Corporation(AMMC)to the group undertaking the excavations. Chairman of
The Parliamentary Registration Department is reporting a very slow voter registration process, with just over 10,000 persons completing the exercise since the drive began back on October 4, 2010. "So far it has not been going as well as I would have expected. I am