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It’s fascinating to sit in a room filled with people and to observe them with their smartphones. Everyone’s head is

The government has led a clear, humane shantytown policy. It advised those in these New Providence communities to leave by

No one likes paying taxes. No politician likes raising them. When you raise them people get angry. Your colleagues get

We do not do the best job teaching civics in our country. Hence, there is misunderstanding of our parliamentary system. We

The Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) hates to hear this. But at the last general election Bahamians thought the then governing

Three people were murdered over the weekend in New Providence. Shortly after midnight on Saturday a man was shot dead

OP-ED

How do we develop a new day with the same old tools that have brought us to where we are?

A national budget has often been described by faith leaders as a moral “document” because a budget demonstrates a country’s

Only the images still remain. First it was a photo of the political leadership of the West trying to face

“The budget is not just a collection of numbers, but an expression of our values and aspirations.” – Jacob Lew On

From the moment you become of age, you are aware of your surroundings. You then quickly realize that you are

After the last reckless, wasteful, corrupt, undisciplined, irresponsible five years in office of the PLP, The Bahamas was in economic

LETTERS

Dear Editor, Governments are elected to “serve” the people who selected them. They are chosen through an electoral process to represent

Dear Editor, An article, “Banks Facing Billion Dollar Hit”, in Barbados was making the rounds on social media this past weekend and

Dear Editor, The 2018/19 budget from our government administration proposes that the numbers businesses will be taxed on a sliding scale

Dear Editor, As foreshadowed, the prime minister fired from their government postings the MPs who voted no to one of the

Dear Editor, In a little under three months, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis has flexed his muscles by terminating four parliamentary

Dear Editor, VAT collections should be placed in a segregated account so the revenue and expenditures can be monitored by the