Sunday, Dec 9, 2018

The government is exploring a multibillion-dollar opportunity in the southern Bahamas to establish a major port on Mayaguana that could provide services equivalent to those offered at the Panama Canal, Minister of Transport Renward Wells revealed yesterday. Wells, who was speaking at the Bahamas Engineers, Architects and Allied Professionals’ (BEAAP) stakeholders

The government will bring draft policy to the construction sector next year that will allow for qualified engineers to assist the Ministry of Works (MOW)

Chairman of the Sir Victor Sassoon (Bahamas) Heart Foundation R.E. Barnes said he does not suspect well-established charities would have difficulty complying with the recently

Bahamians shopping for a fresh Christmas tree this year may experience a bit of sticker shock, given the increase in the price of the holiday

Government is interested in understanding how it can help to get more local firms involved in the building processes of projects brought to The Bahamas


We are moving fast into 2019. While most are in

Whether you believe it or not, opportunities abound in the

This past week I spent time in Austin, Texas with


Now in its third year, Caribbean Infrastructure Forum (CARIF 2018) once again brought together policy-makers and developers, to exchange views on the financing and construction

A local store is putting a new spin on the age-old habit of decorating and buying for the holidays – for every bauble or candle,

The Bahamas has not conceded its sovereignty by complying with the transparency standards and international best practices required of this country by the European Union (EU)

The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) has determined that the introduction of net neutrality regulation in The Bahamas “may adversely impact the sustainability of

Bahamians caught defrauding government, including on their customs forms, will face up to six months in prison and/or a $100,000 fine, once the Penal Code

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest tabled a special loan proposal in the House of Assembly yesterday, aimed at strengthening the government’s


I have had the opportunity to work with so many professionals

Most professionals are not interested in being public speakers; they

People often undermine and even scoff at beauty pageants. The


Societies around the world are crying out for effective leadership.

The field and profession of human resources was something that

I have been a corporate trainer for over 20 years


“God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I

Many years ago, while I was studying in the wonderful

It was mid-morning, and the middle-aged couple sat down for


When I was a wee bit younger I definitely took

Whatever your opinion may be of former San Francisco 49ers

In my last column, I mentioned that Crooked Island is


Undoubtedly a touchy subject for many relationships, finances and financial

This word is synonymous with Bahamian culture. But an interesting

Quite frankly, relying on one source of income is not