Sir Durward Knowles.
I met Sir Durward Knowles for the first time in 1997, when I became the minister of state responsible for youth, sports and culture. Algernon Allen, whom I was succeeding as minister, alerted me to the sincerity and generosity of this sailing icon and philanthropist.
The very first thing which I wish to convey to you all here today is that no one should ever make important decisions when their desperate, when they tend to panic and thus could make decisions which in the end would be very detrimental to
The Central Bank of The Bahamas. FILE
The Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) expects the Bahamian economy to “expand at a modest pace” this year as a result of a strengthening tourism sector and construction activity related to foreign direct investment.
The CBOB Monthly Economic and Financial Developments (MEFD) report explains that
According to the Central Bank, in January U.S. departures firmed by 7.2 percent, while the non-U.S. international component rose by 11.8 percent. FILE
The Central Bank of the Bahamas (CBOB) reported that tourism activity expanded during the first month of 2018, following a 2.1 percent decline in 2017.
According to the CBOB Monthly Economic and Financial Developments (MEFD) report, data from the Nassau Airport Development Company (NAD) showed passenger
Participants in the Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival. FILE
Government is holding firm on its commitment not to put any funds toward the country’s fourth Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival, even as the season heats up for the carnival band owners, who fully intend to hold the road parade on May 5.
Minister of Youth, Sports and
More than one year since Guardian Business first published the story of a land owner who has been waiting to occupy her property for 13 years, Joann Moss, despite a court order dated August 3, 2017, still cannot, by herself or through the legal system,
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Competitive forces, underfunding and the ravages of destructive natural disasters, such as hurricanes, are some of the key factors impacting Caribbean tourism, Minister of Foreign Affairs Darren Henfield told a Caribbean Community (CARICOM) plenary session Tuesday.
Delivering the opening statement for The Bahamas
From left are Deputy Prime Minister Peter Turnquest with businessman and entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest, in his capacity as one of the governors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), attended the second day of the seventh annual Consultation Meetings with Caribbean Governors of the IDB and participated in