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SBDC to boost GB’s economic development

Sen. Kwasi Thompson Minister of State for Grand Bahama in the Office of the Prime Minister

The government is moving steadily along with the implementation of a Small Business Development Center (SBDC), geared towards stimulating economic growth and increased entrepreneurship on the island of Grand Bahama. This coming from the Minster of State for Grand Bahama in the Office of the Prime Minister, Sen. Kwasi Thompson, during the recent East Grand…
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Residents must understand the importance of tourism, says Bethel

Betty Bethel Director, Ministry of Tourism, GBI

Betty Bethel, Ministry of Tourism’s Director for Grand Bahama said that while the tourism industry on the island is struggling, at the moment, it is incumbent on all, regardless of their career fields, to understand the importance of the country’s number one industry, tourism. Bethel made this statement, during the recent closing ceremony of the…
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Second Annual GBI Dance Clinic deemed a success

Participants and organizers of the Second Annual Dance Clinic GBI look forward to expanding the event in the future, after a successful showing this year. Pictured from left to right Ashleigh Rolle, McKinley Willis and Chivvaun Smith, who partnered to host the 2017 Dance Clinic. (PHOTOS COURTESY OF DANCE CLINIC GBI)

For the second time around, the Dance Clinic Grand Bahama Island (GBI), which was held on July 23 at the Louis Seiler Academy of Dance was deemed a huge success by organizers, who agreed that the show of support by residents of Grand Bahama demonstrates the love and passion that many on the island have…
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Genesis Academy learn Rotarians are all about ‘service above self’

President of the Rotary Club of Sunset, Dr. Freeman Lockhart (right) presented the principal of Genesis Academy, Ricardo Major (left), with a check from the club and its members to assist with programs at the school. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSEL)

With ‘Service Above Self’ as the mantra behind the Rotary International Organization, locally, Rotary Clubs throughout the island continue to positively impact the communities in which they exist, the Rotary Club of Sunset being no exception. Recently the club made a monetary donation to the Genesis Academy, as a result of funds accumulated during one…
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