Local Business

Straw vendor expresses need for GB destination cruise ship

The straw/ craft vendors and operators are heavily dependent on the tourism industry. With the closure of a number of hotels, plus the lack of entertainment and attractions on the island, many have voiced their concerns with respect to the limited number of guests coming to our shores, how that impacts the economy. Those affected…
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TEC efforts ‘rocks’ on with monetary and equipment donation

As Total Education Center (TEC) executives continue their efforts of empowering and educating young adults in various industries in the technical field, one local company, Bahama Rock, remains committed in assisting the institution with its mandate. Pictured from left during a check and computer system donation are Rev. Lindy Russell, TEC; Lance Brown, Bahama Rock Project Manager and Fred Delancy, TEC.

As Total Education Center (TEC) executives continue their efforts of empowering and educating young adults in various industries in the technical field, one local company, Bahama Rock, remains committed in assisting the institution with its mandate. Lance Brown, Project Manager at Bahama Rock said that in donating to the TEC, the company is giving back,…
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DPM hears small business owners’ concerns

ANSWERING QUESTIONS – Deputy Prime Minister Peter Turnquest, Minister of Finance answers questions from the media regarding the recent demonstration by local small business owners.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest met with Grand Bahama small business owners at the Ministry for Grand Bahama on Friday, October 6, listening to their concerns regarding newly implemented Task Force responsible for Government Revenue Collections. The small business owners are disgruntled with the way in which the task force,…
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Bullard-Hamilton: BPSU needs restructuring and rebuilding

Tasha Bullard-Hamilton, newly elected Northern Region Area Vice President and her team, thanked public servants throughout the northern region for their overwhelming support recently shown at The Bahamas Public Service Union (BPSU) elections.

Tasha Bullard-Hamilton, newly elected Northern Region Area Vice President, thanked public servants throughout the northern region for their overwhelming support recently shown at The Bahamas Public Service Union (BPSU) elections. Bullard-Hamilton noted that the support demonstrated public servants’ faith in the Worker’s Team. Flanked by colleagues during a press briefing held on Monday, October 1,…
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