Swift Swimming masters swimmers Percy Knowles, Andy Knowles, Nancy Knowles and Lisa Burn-Snow all attended the 10th annual Rowdy Gaines Masters Classic in Orlando, Florida, USA, earlier this month. The meet was held at the Rosen YMCA and the course was 25 meters (m).
Less than 48 hours after he threw his last punch in a quality 24-6-1 win-loss-draw record professional boxing career, Meacher ‘Major Pain’ Major put together a program that figures to put a spark into the sport.
On Saturday night past, he put an exclamation point to
The Organization for Responsible Governance’s (ORG) Council Chairman and Co-Chair of Economic Development Robert Myers said yesterday that the government’s quarterly report on budgetary performance is a good step toward accountable and transparent governance of public finances.
Speaking with Guardian Business, Myers said while there are
While increasing its social assistance programs, the government has slashed civil service compensation by $20 million in the first quarter of this fiscal year, compared to the same period in 2017/2018.
The data is contained in the Ministry of Finance’s “First Quarter Report on Budgetary Performance”, which
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest yesterday committed to beefing up the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) in light of The Bahamas being added to a list of jurisdictions considered to have deficiencies that pose a risk to the international financial system.
A plan to digitize the public service with the creation of a new e-government platform will be unveiled at the upcoming Grand Bahama Technology Summit next month, Minister of State for Grand Bahama Kwasi Thompson revealed yesterday.
Thompson spoke to reporters before the weekly Cabinet meeting
Exactly four months after a Four C’s Adventures boat exploded in Exuma, killing an American woman and injuring others, the owner of the tour company and the captain of that ill-fated vessel were charged with one count of manslaughter by negligence and nine counts of
Exumas and Ragged Island MP Chester Cooper said yesterday the government’s report detailing its fiscal performance in the first quarter of 2018/2019 is a “colorful narrative” that shows that it has a lot of ground to cover if it intends to meet its fiscal projections.
The body of a man was found in bushes behind an abandoned hotel at Okra Hill, off Shirley Street, yesterday, according to police.
Chief Superintendent Solomon Cash said the man is believed to have been in his late 20s or early 30s.
Police suspect he was killed on
Although encouraged by the 19 percent increase in value-added tax (VAT) collections and 50 percent reduction in the fiscal deficit, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest yesterday admitted that the numbers do not reflect the true position of government finances.
“We are very