Former Bahamian Super Featherweight Champion and World Boxing Association (WBA) FedeCaribe lightweight king Meacher “Major Pain” Major, in retirement, has transitioned into a world sports ambassador.
From the backdrop of his role as regional director for the Pan American Caribbean Boxing Organization (PACBO), Major is now
For the fifth straight year there will be a New Providence-Grand Bahama matchup in the Hugh Campbell Basketball Tournament final that is set to start tonight at 9 p.m. at the A.F. Adderley Gymnasium.
Representing New Providence will be the C.C. Sweeting Cobras who got their
It was a rainy and chilly day, nevertheless, the 2nd Annual Student-Athlete Resources and Support (STARS) College Soccer Showcase took place and is now in the history books. The practical part of the showcase took place this past Saturday at the Roscow A.L. Davies Soccer
Bahamian professional baseball players Jasrado “Jazz” Chisholm and Lucius Fox, shortstops for their respective teams, both saw action over the weekend as Major League Baseball’s (MLB) Spring Training Grapefruit League continued.
Chisholm was in action for his Miami Marlins on Saturday and Sunday, and Fox played
Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Carl Bethel led a Bahamian delegation to represent The Bahamas at the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) plenary session in Paris this week, during which he addressed the task force.
The FATF has made the initial determination that The
The Access Accelerator Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has experienced no defaults from its successful loan applicants to date, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest said Friday, adding that the government is negotiating with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) on $25 million
In response to the Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis’ call for private land surveyors to phone the Office of the Prime Minister to inquire about surveying positions, Bahamas Association of Land Surveyors (BALS) President Emile Ledee told Guardian Business yesterday that the problem is not
The Bahamas continues to be an expensive jurisdiction for commercial banks which, affected by a high percentage of non-performing loans (NPLs), use bank fees to ensure they remain profitable, Governor of the Central Bank of The Bahamas John Rolle said Thursday.
Rolle, who was a guest
The Bahamas is in the top group of Commonwealth countries with more than 90 percent internet penetration, according to a report by the London-based Commonwealth Secretariat on the “State of the Digital Economy in the Commonwealth”.
The report reveals that The Bahamas is beside Canada, Australia
Minister of Transport and Local Government Renward Wells has revealed he is concerned that the proposal for the implementation of local government on New Providence could give local government leaders too much power.
“What is being proposed for New Providence is a mayoral system where you have a