The Small Business Development Centre (SBDC) had full classes yesterday, its first day in operation since officially opening last week. The center’s Executive Director Davinia Blair told Guardian Business that the center identified two clients with existing businesses who have presented the necessary documents to
The Bahamas Development Bank (BDB) is planning to explore the potential of the Cascarilla plant, with the hope of expanding the industry and growing new business. Cascarilla, which is grown in The Bahamas and exported to several countries, is used in the production of the
The Bahamas has the best track record for moving Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) projects from the approval stage to eligibility.
The Bank’s “Better Spending for Better Lives” study reveals that whereas some countries in the Latin America and Caribbean region can take up to 35 months,
A prison officer shot a suspect after a security company worker was robbed of several deposit bags as he was about to enter Royal Bank of Canada at Prince Charles Shopping Plaza after 11 a.m. yesterday, police said.
Chief Superintendent Solomon Cash said as the worker was
Free National Movement (FNM) Chairman Carl Culmer suggested yesterday that the government’s efforts to advance certain projects for the benefit of the country are being stagnated by certain political operatives in the public service.
He made the claim while responding to questions from The Nassau Guardian on
After Disney Cruise Line made its case to the public for its planned development at Lighthouse Point in South Eleuthera, Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar said the government is waiting to hear from all parties involved, “without muddying the waters”.
D’Aguilar’s comments followed an op-ed from Disney
A homeless man who posed as a recruiting agent for Baha Mar and Albany convinced six men to hand over their government IDs and nominal fees for uniforms, a court heard yesterday.
Nathan Bain, otherwise known as Jason Cartwright and Jamaal Bain, pleaded guilty to six counts
Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis delivered a statement yesterday at the United Nations (UN) in New York, on the occasion of the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit, during which he highlighted the role The Bahamas played to bring about the release in 1990 of Mandela from
Following revelations that former Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) Executive Chairperson Darnell Osborne resigned from the financial committee of the Free National Movement (FNM) and the party, FNM Chairman Carl Culmer said yesterday that he hates to see Osborne leave as he has a lot
Nearly three weeks after a fire erupted at Bahamas Power and Light’s (BPL) Clifton Pier power plant in New Providence, authorities were still attempting to determine, as of yesterday, the cause of that fire and three subsequent fires at BPL.
Director of Fire Services Chief Superintendent