it’s because I’m white? Maybe it’s because I am a business person?
Maybe because I like the current government? But I just don’t get all
the “palaver” about the Post Office contract.
what I can gather, the Symonette brothers have rented to us their empty
space at Town Centre Mall for a good price, to house our mold infested
and non-functional post office. Normally the rental was estimated at
$25 per square foot, we got if for $12, so over 50% off – not bad
negotiations. I never got a break for my office rental like that – but I
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with the Department of
Transformation and Digitization of the Office of the Prime Minister,
held a workshop for Passport Office staff on Saturday 6th July 2019 in
the training room of Cecil Wallace Whitfield Centre on Cable Beach.
Staff members of the Passport Offices in Nassau, Grand Bahama and Abaco
attended the workshop. Other staff members participated via
teleconference -- Consular officers of Bahamas Overseas Missions in
Atlanta and Ottawa participated via video-conferencing. A staff member
of the Bahamas Embassy in China was present at the workshop in Nassau.
Bahamas – Bud Light brand launched their first summer Campaign "Bud
Light Dive Bar Tour" featuring talented local and international artists,
which sought to position one of the world’s largest beer brands as a
centerpiece for bonding time among good buddies felling the music
enjoying a Bud Light.
Saturday, the brand upped the ante with its first international
performer and offered a VIP experience to a select few of its loyal
customers through a partnership with local party promoters.
from Disney Cruise Line regarding a press release circulating today in
The Bahamas regarding our project at Lighthouse Point.
beginning, we have said we will only move forward with our project at
Lighthouse Point if we can do so in an environmentally responsible
manner. As we have shared with these organizations directly, our own
internal team of animal and conservation experts is working closely with
a highly qualified team of Bahamians and an experienced international
firm to develop a comprehensive Environmental Impact Assessment and
Environmental Management Plan that align with our company’s deep and
longstanding commitment to the environment."
America (LLA) CEO Balan Nair apologized for his “distasteful and
insulting” comments about the prime minister, the Bahamas
Telecommunications Company (BTC) and its employees, Prime Minister Dr.
Hubert Minnis said yesterday.
Minnis, who was speaking in the House of Assembly, said Nair called his cell phone yesterday morning to apologize.
The LLA CEO came
under fire after disparaging comments he made about Minnis, BTC and The
Bahamas began circulating on social media. The comments were contained
in several videos.
Hopes for Bahamas Water Polo Team Following Gold, Silver & Bronze
at Carifta, Pan Am Games Qualifier Bronze at CCCAN in Barbados
years ago, it was all organizers could do to scrap together enough
players to call it a water polo team. Most Bahamians had never watched
the game referred to as soccer in a pool. Today water polo could just be
the country’s hottest sport with Bahamas Mantas players bringing home
the hardware from every tournament they enter.
GIRL GUIDES PRESENT PLEDGES TO THE NEW HEADQUARTERS
The Bahamas Girl
Guides Association’s Headquarters Building Committee was presented with a
cheque of $4,000 from funds pledged through the “Quarters for
The 10 week
programme introduced Sunflowers, Brownies, Guides and Rangers in New
Providence and on Family Islands Districts to good financial management,
a component in the newly introduced Guide “DREAM” Programme. This
financial literacy component encourages girls to follow 4 Steps to
meeting a Savings Goal: 1) Set your goal, 2) Devise a plan with a
timeline, 3) Execute the plan and 4) Celebrate the achievement of the
Goombay Summer Festival 2019 Brings The Sizzle To Summer
visitors to Harbour Island got an opportunity to celebrate all things
Bahamian at the Ministry of Tourism’s annual Goombay Summer Festival on
Friday July 5th-7th 2019.
collaboration with industry partners in Long Island to extend the
itinerary of festivities beginning with the American Independence
celebrations, Ministry of Tourism representatives capitalized on a major
opportunity to showcase Bahamian music, food and culture all uniquely
packaged to show what Harbour Island has to offer.