Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis said yesterday a Davis administration would repeal the two percent National Health Insurance (NHI) tax if it is implemented, but also left the door open to keep the tax in place.
When asked whether he would repeal the
The two percent salary contribution proposed by the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) to help fund NHI is not a tax, Press Secretary Anthony Newbold said yesterday.
Newbold was echoing comments made by NHIA Chairman Dr. Robin Roberts and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest.
When I was in high school, a judge came to speak to the school and spoke on the subject “I wish I had”. The point of his speech to us was that we should not get to graduation day and wish we had done things
Social Services Minister Frankie Campbell claimed yesterday the statement on abortion made to the 71st session of the Committee on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in Geneva, Switzerland, was taken out of context.
Senior Nursing Officer in the Ministry of Health Sherry Armbrister
There have been in excess of 10 prospective purchasers who have submitted letters of interest to buy the Grand Lucayan resort in Grand Bahama, said Minister of State for Grand Bahama Kwasi Thompson yesterday.
“With respect to the sale of the Grand Lucayan, we believe that
Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands said yesterday health services were not significantly impacted by a recent protest by nurses.
On Monday, the Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) warned that healthcare services throughout The Bahamas may be interrupted until Wednesday as a result of nurses protesting a shift
Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis said yesterday a Davis administration would not allow Cabinet ministers to have government contracts.
“As prime minister, I would not agree for any of my ministers to have any interest in any government contracts whilst they are serving
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Relatives numbed by grief provided samples for DNA tests to help identify victims of the Lion Air plane crash that killed 189 people in Indonesia, as accounts emerged Tuesday of problems on the jet's previous flight including rapid descents that terrified
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is intensifying his hardline immigration rhetoric heading into the midterm elections, declaring that he wants to order an end to the constitutional right to citizenship for babies born in the United States to non-citizens.
With seven days to go before
It’s a tough decision to make to remove one’s breasts, but after you go ahead and do it, and you think about the reason why you did it – to prolong your life - you would say to yourself, job well done, according to Cherise