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GB awaiting confirmations FNM, PLP local candidates

The Free National Movement (FNM) governing party, and Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) have yet to officially name Grand Bahama candidates for the 2022 General Elections. However, political pundits, insiders and sources close to the party are talking and speculating, particularly with PLP Leader Philip “Brave” Davis' visit to Grand Bahama for a major island-wide food…
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West End fishermen to get new facilities

PAKESIA PARKER-EDGECOMBE, Member of Parliament for West Grand Bahama and Bimini

Fishermen utilizing makeshift ramps in West End to go out and come in from sea, are about to get some relief. According to Parliamentary Secretary for Communication and Information in the Office of the Prime Minister Pakesia Parker-Edgecombe, member of Parliament for West Grand Bahama and Bimini, two boat ramps are on tap to be constructed…
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Thompson: Govt. seeking best Grand Lucayan deal

Pictured are Minister of State for Finance Sen. Kwasi Thompson (left), Minister of State for Grand Bahama in the Office of the Prime Minister and former Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest, member of Parliament for East Grand Bahama. (PHOTOS: TFN FILES)

As the government continues negotiations with Royal Caribbean and the ITM Group for the sale of the Grand Lucayan, according to Minister of State for Finance Senator Kwasi Thompson, Minister of State for Grand Bahama, the best deal is hoped for. Thompson, recently questioned about the status of sale discussions, stated that the government is…
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GB International Airport negotiations still ongoing

GBIA NEGOTIATIONS – Government officials are still in negotiations for the Grand Bahama International Airport, as claims have been made that owners – Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) and Hutchison Holdings “walked away” from responsibilities of repairing the facility, following Hurricane Dorian. (PHOTO: TFN FILES)

The government is still in negotiations with the owners – the Grand Bahama Port Authority (Port Group Ltd.) and Hutchison Port Holdings – for the sale of the Grand Bahama International Airport (GBIA). So, said Minister of Tourism and Aviation, Dionisio D’Aguilar, in his recent contribution to the House of Assembly as he opened debate…
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