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IT’S A BIRD! IT’S A PLANE! NO IT’S RANARD HENFIELD

  Senator Ranard Henfield who organized the fake march when the PLP was in power that was the cover for the FNM to take over the country is in big trouble.  He is being labelled a liar, prevaricator and at minimum someone who exaggerates for no reason.  In the middle of the scandals plaguing the […]

SCOTIABANK BAILS ANTIGUA P.M. PUSHES BACK

Scotiabank announced last week to the surprise of regional governments that they are divesting themselves of their businesses in the Eastern Caribbean including Guyana.  There was no prior consultation and Republic Bank of Trinidad is to take over the banks.  All the regulators were shocked and expressed dismay.  This is particularly so where the correspondent […]

MITCHELL SAYS FNM HAS CREDIBILITY PROBLEM

(From The Tribune) Mitchell: Cut The Attacks – And Not The Economy By RIEL MAJOR of The Tribune   PROGRESSIVE Liberal Party Chairman Fred Mitchell criticised Finance Minister Peter Turnquest yesterday for what he called “ad hominem attacks” against PLP Deputy Leader Chester Cooper. Mr Turnquest and Mr Cooper, the PLP’s finance spokesman, have been […]

PLP TRIES TO AMEND DORMANT ACCOUNTS LEGISLATION

  According to The Tribune of  28 November: The leader of Government Business in the Senate, Attorney General Carl Bethel, clashed with opposition senators in his bid to have the pair of bills approved in the upper chamber yesterday. Pushing back against claims made by Opposition Senate Leader Fred Mitchell and former Grand Bahama Minister […]

HAS RYAN PINDER CHANGED HIS MIND ON WTO? SO SHOULD THE PLP?

On 28th May 2018, The Tribune wrote the following: Former Minister of Financial Services and former World Trade Organization (WTO) negotiator under the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Ryan Pinder said he is not sure The Bahamas can withstand the initial shock of joining the WTO to benefit from prolonged growth as a result of joining. […]

Mitchell: Comments attributed to Cabinet secretary damning

30 November 2018 Travis Cartwright-Carroll   Shadow Minister of Labour Senator Fred Mitchell said yesterday that comments attributed to Secretary to the Cabinet Camille Johnson that deputy permanent secretaries in the country are “extraordinarily weak” is a “damning and shocking” statement that cannot be the view of the government. During debate in the Senate, Mitchell […]

PLP Meeting In The South

  Senator Fred Mitchell speaking at the joint meetings of Southern Shores and Golden Isles at Gerald Cash Primary 28 November 2018. Talking about candidates for the PLP…building a new airport…Morgan’s Bluff Port… Public Transportation… Freeport… Telecommunications Policy.. putting the country back to work and the meanness of the FNM and how Minnis and Turnquest […]

Agriculture Creating Mayhem In Grand Bahama

Michael Pintard, Minister of Agriculture The Ministry of Agriculture is causing problems for housewives in Grand Bahama.  In Grand Bahama, women pool together and go to Florida to buy meats and other essentials that are so expensive in Freeport.  Now the Government is enforcing a rule that you cannot bring in meats unless you have […]

PLP Visits With The Chamber Of Commerce

The Progressive Liberal Party pays a courtesy call on the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers’ Federation 30 November 2018. Pictured from left to right are: Corporate Attorney and Chairman of the Progressive Young Liberals Barry N. Griffin; Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce Mike Maura; Businessman and PLP Deputy Leader Chester Cooper; and Commercial […]