As a part of its ongoing efforts to improve the ease of doing business in The Bahamas, government’s provisional license initiative is expected to take all of the burdensome legwork out of applying for a business license.
“We’re moving toward provisional licenses for new applicants,” Financial
The caustic situation that is the government’s unfunded pension liability at the National Insurance Board (NIB) and the state of opt-in pension plans in the private sector have caused Royal Fidelity to introduce new pension products to its repertoire.
Royal Fidelity President Michael Anderson said Royal
A $100 million contingent loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is expected to compliment government’s natural disaster risk financing plan.
According to the IDB, the loan would be used to build the resilience of government’s public finances against the impacts of climate change.
“The IDB financing
Davinia L. Blair has been appointed executive director of the imminent Small Business Development Centre (SBDC). Blair’s appointment signals the government’s commitment to building and supporting the institutional framework and the national support program for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs).
The SBDC is the product
FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – Officially opening GIBC Digital on Wednesday, June 27, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest, said that making Grand Bahama a tech hub will not only create jobs, but a good quality of life and opportunities for young people.
Many people struggle with not having enough time. As things slow down a bit during the summer, it is definitely a time to practice your time management skills. You may feel busy at every moment, but at the end of the day are you pleased
A week after he was fired as parliamentary secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, Bains and Grants Town MP Travis Robinson declared in Parliament yesterday that while he understood why Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis fired him over his opposition to the government increasing value-added
The family of a young woman killed in a car crash on Munnings Road on June 14 intends to sue the government over her death.
Garvinisha Carey’s car slammed into a concrete barrier erected to block the road in early May.
“Today my family has acquired the
A man who was being electronically monitored was shot and killed at his Golden Isles Road home on Tuesday night, police said.
According to police, the victim and a woman had just pulled up in a car at the home on Southern Breezes Estates after 10
A 23-year-old man accused of having sex with a minor was remanded to prison yesterday.
Nathaniel Ferguson, of No. 65 Mermaid Boulevard, Golden Gates Number 2, appeared before Assistant Chief Magistrate Subusola Swain on a single count of unlawful sexual intercourse.
Prosecutors allege that Ferguson had intercourse