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Former City Market workers say, they have yet to be paid

SPEAKING OUT — Former employees of City Market staged a demonstration in front of the Garnet Levarity Justice Center on Wednesday, March 7 calling on the powers that be to see that they are paid what is owed to them. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

The displaced City Markets/Winn Dixie employees held a demonstration outside the Garnet Levarity Justice Center on Wednesday, March 7 airing their frustrations with the “men in power,” who have yet to pay their severance and pension after being jobless for the past six years. Ready for the injustice to cease and every cent of that…
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Skentelbery named new CEO of GB Shipyard


The Board of Directors of the Grand Bahama Shipyard yesterday, Thursday, March 1, announced it has approved the appointment of David Skentelbery as CEO. In his role, he will oversee the overall direction and management of a world leader in dry-docking and afloat repairs, refits, refurbishments and revitalizations. Skentelbery has been with the company since…
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Rolle lauds company for taking advantage of investment opportunities

Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) President Ian Rolle

Declaring that the “Dream of Freeport is alive and well,” Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) president Ian Rolle commended spouses and joint business partners, Curtis and Glennett Fowler for demonstrating unwavering Bahamian investor confidence in the Maritime Industry with the soft opening of Fowlco Marine and Logistics Management $1.6 million facility on Grand Bahamian Way,…
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Turnquest: Govt. dedicated to promoting small to medium size businesses

PETER TURNQUEST Deputy Prime Minister

The success of small to medium sized businesses throughout the country are incumbent to the success and continued growth of the nation’s overall economy, Deputy Prime Minister K. Peter Turnquest, Minister of Finance told the audience at the 20th Annual Bahamas Business Outlook 2018. The event was held at the Grand Lucayan Resort on Thursday,…
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