Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019

The government has submitted its proposed amendments to its heads of agreement with Oban Energies for a $5.5 billion oil refinery and storage facility in East Grand Bahama and is expected to meet with the company today, Labour Minister Dion Foulkes said yesterday. The talks are set to start at 10

Man shot dead, another injured in Fox Hill

A man was shot dead and another injured near the Fox Hill Parade yesterday as officers were on routine patrol in the area, police said. Police

PM blasts PLP at Exuma town hall meeting

As he unveiled his government’s plans for Exuma, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis blasted the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) for opposing a resolution to borrow $100 million

Bill restricting cell phone use while driving to be debated on Wednesday

Parliamentarians will debate the Road Traffic (Amendment) (No.2) Bill, which seeks to restrict the use of cell phones while driving, when the House of Assembly

Mitchell blames Passport Office woes on poor management

Former Minister of Immigration and Foreign Affairs Fred Mitchell attributed the current challenging application process at the Passport Office to poor management. Bahamians seeking to renew

Integrity Commission Bill will be debated ‘when PM sees fit’

The Integrity Commission Bill will move forward when the prime minister sees fit, Minister of State for Legal Affairs Elsworth

Man found dead with injuries on Grand Bahama 

A man was found dead in the area of Pioneers Way near Coral Road in Freeport, Grand Bahama, on Saturday

Rotaract Club renovates prison library

The Rotaract Club of South East Nassau Centennial on Saturday renovated the library of the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services

NHI plan not dead

National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) Chairman Dr. Robin Roberts yesterday assured that the authority intends to address all of Cabinet’s

Sands: No recent licenses to import CBD

While products containing the marijuana-derived cannabidiol (CBD) are being sold in The Bahamas, Health Minister Dr. Duane Sands said he

Govt to provide $1 mil. for GB airlift

The government will allocate $1 million to provide airlift into Grand Bahama over the summer, Tourism Minister Dionisio D’Aguilar said. D’Aguilar told