The Central Bank of The Bahamas is looking to further relax exchange controls, this time on how private real estate transactions on residential properties are processed and approved.
Central Bank Governor John Rolle said it’s a reform the bank hopes to complete this year.
“One of the
The Grand Bahama Power Company (GBPC) has engaged the Swiss-based company Landis+Gyr to provide the advanced metering and intelligent grid technology that will support the Grand Bahama power utility’s grid modernization strategy.
GBPC will use Landis+Gyr’s Gridstream Connect solutions to build out its advanced electricity meters,
The Bahamas is treading cautiously in the area of digital payment services because of the inherent risks involved, Governor of the Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) John Rolle said yesterday.
Rolle, who was answering questions following CBOB’s quarterly update, said technology and the issues related
Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) has taken a bold move by doubling speeds for all Fiber to the Home (FTTH) residential customers. The company also extended access to high speed broadband services to the Cable Beach, Ridgeland Park, Pinewood Gardens, Ardastra Gardens communities and in George
Five local spas are battling for the top spot in the fifth annual World Spa Awards 2019.
The nominees for the best spa include Mandara Spa, Atlantis, Paradise Island; Red Lane Spa at Sandals Emerald Bay, Exuma; Red Lane Spa at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort and
Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands led executives from the Walt Disney Company and Disney Cruise Line on a tour of Princess Margaret Hospital’s (PMH) Pediatric Services on Monday, April 29.
The minister apprised the group on improvement works earmarked for the southern corridor of the
There is no statistical data to support the “erroneous, alarming and hypocritical” statement from the Bahamas Christian Council (BCC) that Bahamas Carnival’s road march has the potential to lead to sexual violence or rape, Bahamas Carnival Band Owners Association (BCBOA) President Rafel Dean said yesterday.
Assistant Commissioner of Police Paul Rolle was named acting deputy commissioner of police, Commissioner of Police Anthony Ferguson announced yesterday.
The appointment is effective from April 1, 2019.
In a letter to Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) officers, Ferguson said Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling, acting on
Police said yesterday that they arrested two men after they were found with nearly 9,000 illegal pills, including ecstasy, Xanax and Oxycodone, and a pound of marijuana.
Police said shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday, Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) officers searched a home on Dorchester Street off
Police said yesterday that a man suspected of breaking into a Sea Breeze Estates home drowned in the canal after he attempted to evade capture.
The man, believed to be in his late 20’s, was one of three men suspected of breaking into a home at