President of the Union of Public Officers (UPO) Ghion Roach said yesterday that his members will continue on work to rule as the union is unable to meet the November 30 deadline set by the minister to continue delayed negotiations on its outstanding industrial agreement.
The value-added tax (VAT) break for real property sales on the islands and cays impacted by Hurricane Dorian will be implemented on a sliding scale, the Department of Inland Revenue (DIR) revealed yesterday.
Acting DIR Comptroller Gaynell Rolle said the government is cognizant that there may
In keeping with its mandate to act as a regulator of various key sectors including electronic telecommunications and energy, the Utilities Regulation & Competition Authority (URCA) has also provided a platform for consumers to register complaints and concerns.
On December 2 and 3, a team from
With 2.8 seconds left in the game, Ball State Cardinals’ Anna Clephane collected an offensive rebound and put it back up to give her team a 54-52 victory over the Lehigh University Mountain Hawks as the inaugural Bahamas Hoopfest got underway inside the New Providence Ballroom at
Gonzaga University Bulldogs’ Joel Ayayi sealed their game with an and-one play on Thursday to give his team a 73-72 overtime victory over the University of Oregon Ducks, booking the final spot in the 9th Annual Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis (B4A) Tournament inside the Imperial
An elite gathering of 23 star-studded teams will be competing at the 2019 Star Sailors League (SSL) Finals in The Bahamas next month, including a number of wildcards drawn from many parts of the world of high-level sailing.
There are legends aplenty in the 22-country fleet,
Leadership has been defined by many social and political science as the art of persuading people to follow your agenda or to adopt one’s positions relative to the growth and development of a corporation or societal organization, a political party a household or even
I am a Bahamian of African decent. I am here because over 300 years ago some wicked white people motivated by the prospect of profit, engaged in the slave trade and in the economy of slavery. In the process of making money white people
One of the more pressing threats to the country’s stability is the extent to which growing numbers of Bahamians and businesses, driven by the high cost of living, are being pushed further and further away from the ability to survive and thrive.
What was expected to
A Bahamian is at the center of the heart of college basketball in America, hitting the game-winning shot to help the Stephen F. Austin (SFA) Lumberjacks record the biggest upset this season and seal arguably the biggest win in program history.
In overtime with the score deadlocked at 83,