FREEPORT, Grand Bahama — After a third place finish last year, the Freedom Farm Baseball League (FFBL) bounced back to recapture the 16-and-under (16U) division as the Bahamas Baseball Association (BBA) National Championships got underway at the Emera Baseball Complex in Freeport, Grand Bahama.
A total of five Bahamian collegiate athletes took part in the 2019 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships that took place at the University of Texas’ Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas, over the weekend.
Samson Colebrooke, a junior
The autopsies of two Bahamian men found dead in a river in Turin, Italy, have been completed, High Commissioner of The Bahamas to the UK and Northern Ireland Ellison Greenslade said yesterday.
Greenslade, who is in Turin, said officials had not yet shared the results of
As he lambasted the Minnis administration during his contribution to the budget, Pineridge MP Frederick McAlpine said since he voted against the value-added tax (VAT) hike in 2018 he has been victimized by his party and has been excluded from all Free National Movement (FNM)
Frederick Asa Hazlewood, prominent Bahamian businessman and president of John Bull Ltd., has been named Knight Commander of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (KCMG) for service to business.
Hazlewood tops the list of the Queen’s Birthday Honors List 2019, along with 15 other Bahamians, for exemplary service
Bahamian Contractors’ Association (BCA) President Michael Pratt said he’s confident Bahamians can provide 80 percent of the service needs for the Disney Cruise Line (DCL) project at Lighthouse Point, Eleuthera.
Disney has agreed to provide at least 120 construction jobs with an overall ratio of 80
The government is hoping to identify an entity to help this country monetize its sovereign airspace by the end of the month, Minister of Tourism and Aviation Dionisio D’Aguilar said Thursday, added that a request for proposals (RFP) for this service was issued.
D’Aguilar, who was
There was an uncommon calm at Potter’s Cay Dock over the long holiday weekend, with several vendors visibly absent from their stalls during a time of the year typically known to bring big crowds and big money.
But ever since the fatal shooting of two men
While foreign investment projects are keeping the construction sector afloat, the president of the Bahamian Contractors’ Association (BCA) said the industry needs more of an injection from the government for capital infrastructure projects.
Michael Pratt said foreign direct investment (FDI) can’t sustain the industry alone.
Bimini will be part of a pilot program for a “Bank in a Box” module by Mastercard that will offer an electronic payments solution to family islandeVrs, Minister of Tourism and Aviation Dionisio D’Aguilar said on Thursday.
D’Aguilar, who was presenting his contribution to the budget