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Workshop for conch vendors set

Pictured from left to right are: Nicole B. Colebrooke, Customer Relations Manager of the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA); Jeffrey Pinder, Senior Executive of the Sustainable Tourism Unit Product Department; Ellsworth Weir, Senior Park Warden of the BNT; and Clement Campbell, District Superintendent of Department of Marine Resources. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

The Sustainable Tourism Unit of the Ministry of Grand Bahama in partnership with the Bahamas National Trust is scheduled to host a workshop for all conch vendors and suppliers on Thursday, June 29 at the Rand Nature Center from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Jeffrey Pinder, Senior Executive of the Sustainable Tourism Unit Product Department told this…
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BTC committed to being optimum telecommunications provider

BTC Northern Bahamas hosted a launch reception for a number of its business clients to introduce its newest smartphone, the Samsung S8 and S8 Plus. The event was held at the company’s headquarters on Pioneer’s Way. Pictured second left is Eldri Ferguson-Mackey, VP of the BTC Northern Bahamas and LeTeasha H. Ingraham-Lord (right), Marketing and Public Relations, Northern Bahamas with a few of their business associates. (PHOTOS: SHAYNE STUBBS)

Friday (May 12) evening, during an exclusive launch of its newest smart phone devices, the Samsung 8 and Samsung 8 Plus, BTC headquarters was the place to be, as the products were introduced to the company’s business clientele for the very first time. Boasting of being the premier telecommunications company within The Bahamas, Eldri Ferguson-Mackey,…
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Entrepreneur expresses confidence in island’s economy, moving from employee to employer

Marcia Weir said that after more than two decades of working at Jiffy Cleaners

After more than two decades at Jiffy Cleaners, entrepreneur Marcia Weir is set to open the doors of Quality Wash and Press this Friday, April 28 in the West Mall Plaza.   In an interview with The Freeport News yesterday (Wednesday, April 26) proprietor of the island’s newest laundry service said that she is excited…
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GB Tourism Officials Keep Efforts Focused on Environmental Protection

Pictured from left are Elaine Smith

Recognizing the importance of coastal protection, Ministry of Tourism officials in Grand Bahama brought to the forefront initiatives taken in April, Coastal    Awareness Month, that highlighted the importance of protecting the island's coastline.   In a press conference on Tuesday at Xanadu Beach, Betty Bethel, Director of the Ministry of Tourism, Grand Bahama, noted…
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