The 3rd Annual Bahamian Icon Awards presentation was held on 11 July 2015 at the Melia Nassau Beach Resort. Over 600 guests are expected to pay tribute to an outstanding list of nominees in Commerce, Education, Entertainment, Music, Tourism, Sports, Health, Fine Art, Entrepreneurship, Youth Development and Humanitarianism. Legendary Bahamian musician, Ronnie Butler will be […]
Mr. Editor. It saddens me today when our so called Leaders continue to show their ignorance to proper decorum. Watching the 6.30 PM, newscast. Friday evening. There’s the Minister for Grand Bahama, getting ready to inspect the Guard of Honor at the Independence Park Rally, with his coat open up. Do these people know any better? God help us!!! […]
The future of the $3.5 billion Baha Mar mega resort continued to dominate news this week in The Bahamas. Government files winding up petition against 14 Baha Mar companies After two days of intense negotiations in Beijing could not produce an out of court agreement on the way forward for Baha Mar, Bahamas Attorney General […]
The Dion Smith MP, sovaldi Chair of the Bahamas Agricultural Industrial Corporation (BAIC) pictured along with the group of 20 Bahamians who were nominated to represent The Bahamas in the 3 weeks course which began on 6th July, 2015 in Beijing China. The course is fully funded by the Chinese Government.
Michael Pintard is supposed to be the new face of the Free National Movement and its Leader Hubert Minnis, part of the team that will unseat Perry Christie and the PLP in the next election. What would be good though is if the new team would not be politically delusional. Last week, the Chair of […]
The Bahamian public now sees what Martin Luther King Jr. said was absolutely correct. When it comes to people, the only thing that counts is the content of our character. You can be rich, you can be white, you can be famous but if you are a s.h.i.t., then you are a s.h.i.t. (Sugar Honey […]
Yes, there he can; just not that white man.” –the late Paul Adderley on Brent Symonette In the early days of last week Brent Symonette, who is the former Deputy Prime Minister and now a spokesman on everything, after spending a decade in politics doing nothing except making money, reared his head to say to […]
NASSAU, Bahamas (Statement, July 17, 2015) –Baha Mar Ltd. issued the following statement with regard to the Prime Minister’s decision announced last night: “The Bahamian Government’s decision to seek a winding up of Baha Mar is both unnecessary and reactionary, puts Baha Mar’s staff and assets at severe risk, and significantly jeopardizes the future of the […]
Prime Minister Perry Christie addressing the nation on 16th July. Photo by Peter Ramsay.
From Sarkis Ismerlian:
Branville McCartney The statements and assertions by DNA leader Branville McCartney on the fee for emergency passports is patently misleading. The fee does not apply to any who applied for a passport before 1st July. It is not cashing in on the public. It will affect a very limited number of people. By simply planning […]
Passport Office Nassau, viagra usa buy viagra The Bahamas 14 July 2015 We would like to update the public on our efforts to alleviate the challenges facing the Passport Office and the travelling public at this peak travel time. In addition to the newly introduced fee for expedited applications after 1st July, 2015, as outlined in […]