COVID-19 has wiped out billions from our country’s economy this year, making it exceptionally more difficult for the government to meet needs or requests that require significant injections of public funds.
From now until election day, we will hear how the unprecedented events of COVID-19 and
Motivational maxims that encourage us to look at the upside of down moments can come across as tiresome clichés, particularly when we have lost our jobs and businesses, and temporarily lost some of our civil liberties together with our sense of sanity due to curfews,
With a definite date on the opening of gyms across the island now established, bodybuilding and fitness athletes can now get back to their regular workout regiments in hopes of preparing their bodies for competition.
The Northern Bahamas Championships, which was making a return to the
Bahamian professional basketball players Chavano “Buddy” Hield and DeAndre Ayton’s road to the playoffs is now clearer after the National Basketball Association (NBA) officially released the schedule to restart the 2019-2020 season on Friday night.
Both players will restart their season on Friday, July 31. Ayton and
As the Bahamas Lawn Tennis Association (BLTA) election of officers looms, another slate of candidates, spearheaded by Dyphany Mortier, has come forward to challenge Perry Newton and his slate of candidates for control of the local governing tennis body.
The elections are set for Saturday, July 4
Criticizing the government’s latest budget exercise for not inspiring confidence in the world’s financial markets, Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Deputy Leader Chester Cooper said the country’s most recent downgrade by international credit rating agency Moody’s indicates an inadequate fiscal response to the challenges posed by
On the first day of the reopening of The Bahamas’ borders on Wednesday, Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) expects a Delta Airlines flight from Atlanta to be the first of six U.S. commercial flights scheduled to come into the country since borders officially closed in
Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC) has finalized all administrative formalities related to its locally incorporated mutual fund, the shares of which could begin trading on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange as early as today, the company revealed in a statement.
Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday warned Bahamians he would have to put in place longer curfews and lockdowns if they fail to follow the rules put in place to prevent a COVID-19 surge in The Bahamas.
“The restrictions and measures we followed helped to stop community spread
The financial uncertainty attached to the COVID-19 pandemic has spilled over into homeownership, with the Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) reporting a 16.3 percent decrease in mortgage disbursements for new construction and repairs during the first quarter of 2020.
During the first quarter of 2019,