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‘Crippled’

In the wake of an almost three-day power outage on Harbour Island that left residents in the dark, the Eleuthera Chamber of Commerce (ECC) plans to bring stakeholders together to begin developing a strategic plan to mitigate further occurrences, ECC President Thomas Sands said. Sands, in

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Drop in loan delinquencies

Fewer consumer delinquencies have led to a decline in total loan arrears across commercial lenders, reflecting an improvement in the non-performing segment of local credit, according to the most recent data from the Central Bank of The Bahamas. The Monthly Economic and Financial Development (MEFD) report

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Junkanoo peril

Dear Editor, Junkanoo almost seriously injured a child on Boxing Day. Here’s the story: Around 8 p.m. on Christmas night, I went to pick up my five-year-old niece for our weekly sleepover night. I was exhausted from Christmas preparations and celebrations and was hoping (fingers crossed) that she

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22 named for Queen’s honors

Businessman Godfrey Kelly tops the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list which names 22 Bahamians of various backgrounds, including Free National Movement (FNM) Chairman Carl Culmer and Bahamasair Chairman Tommy Turnquest, who are both being honored for service to politics. Turnquest was among those who received national awards

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