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From left are Davinia Blair, SBDC executive director; Kevin Darling, RBC vice president, business banking; and Nicholas Higgs, SBDC senior business analyst.

RBC funds six entrepreneurs so far via SBDC partnership

RBC Royal Bank (RBC) has already funded six clients through its partnership with the Access Accelerator, Small Business Development Centre (SBDC), according to an RBC press statement. RBC recently hosted a “Pitch Night”, where entrepreneurs presented their business plans and opened up their strengths and weaknesses to comment

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On alert

On an island where the psychological and physical scars of multiple hurricanes over the years is still evident, the reality of another storm on the way has many Grand Bahamians deeply worried and rushing to complete their preparations. With Dorian forecast to strengthen into a major hurricane

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Emmanuel Osadebay dies at 80

Former Supreme Court Justice Emmanuel Osadebay, known for his passion for labor law, died yesterday. He was 80. Born in Nigeria on December 8, 1938, Osadebay was greatly recognized for his contributions to law in The Bahamas. Osadebay obtained an LL.B degree with honors from the University of London in 1966 and was called

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Sexual assault trial continues Monday

A police reservist accused of the sexual assault of a teenage girl allegedly identified himself and his accuser in surveillance footage, a Supreme Court jury heard yesterday. Dwayne Decosta, 55, has denied an unlawful sexual intercourse charge at his trial before Justice Cheryl Grant-Thompson. Prosecutors allege that

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