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Immigration fees to increase

The government is increasing the cost for permanent residence certificates and various work permit fees across the board effective July 1. The increases are detailed in the Immigration (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2018, which were tabled in the House of Assembly last week. In his 2018/2019 budget communication,

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Davis calls budget ‘height of incompetence’

Calling the 2018/2019 budget communication a disaster filled with inconsistencies, Opposition Leader Philip Brave Davis said yesterday the government’s fiscal agenda demonstrates the “incompetence” of the Minnis administration. He branded the budget as nothing more than poor management. Davis insisted the government must makes changes. “The government has

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PAC to probe Oban HOA

The opposition-led Public Accounts Committee (PAC) will probe all matters related to the Oban Energies project once Parliament has wrapped up the 2018/2019 budget debate set to begin next week, according to Progressive Liberal Party Leader (PLP) Philip Brave Davis. According to Davis, the committee has

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The hard and necessary truth

Dear Editor, Please indulge me for a few moments in addressing the recent budget communication in the House of Assembly. This is no time for the Bahamian people to be swayed by the hyperbole and rhetoric of those politicians who know nothing of strong leadership, responsibility, transparency

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