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GBPA leads hospitality initiative, joins Aquila in industry workshop

The GBPA Invest Grand Bahama Team hosted a Cruise Excellence Product Development Packaging Workshop for local tour operators on Thursday November 16 at the Grand Lucayan Resort featuring the Aquila Center for Cruise Excellence. Pictured from left are Derek Newbold, GBPA senior development manager, Henry Bain, presenter, Beth Hatt Aquila Tours and Melanie Colpitts, Aquila tours.

The Invest Grand Bahama Promotional Unit of The Grand Bahama Port Authority Limited (GBPA) facilitated a highly informative Cruise Excellence Product Development and Packaging Workshop on Thursday at the Grand Lucayan Resort, where a team from Aquila, the exclusive training partner of the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), served as featured presenters. The workshop, opened…
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PM Dr. Minnis again makes pledge to focus on boosting GB’s economy

Dr. HUBERT MINNIS Prime Minister

Prior to the general elections of May 10, the then leader of the opposition party, Free National Movement, visited Grand Bahama several times during the campaign and made a commitment to the people of this island. He asked to be given a chance to revitalize the economy. Subsequently, after the overwhelming show of support by…
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New officers installed Minister’s Wives,Widows organization

Newly Installed Officers – Grand Bahama Association of Minister’s Wives and Minister’s Widows’ President Pastor Margarita Munroe of Word of Life Ministries International and International President Dr. Beverley Williams Glover, center poses with Newly installed Officers of the organization which includes; 1st Vice President Pastor Shandlene Grant Universal Household of Faith and Community Holiness Church; 2nd Vice President Min. Stephanie Burrows, Central Zion Baptist Church; 3rd Vice President Min. Rochelle Lockhart, Calvary Temple Assemblies of God Church; Corresponding Secretary Rev. Diana Butler, St. John’s Native Baptist Church; Assistant Corresponding Secretary Lady Hartlyn Forbes, Harvest Temple Baptist Church; Recording Secretary Min. Eunice Pinder, Mt. Sinai Revival Temple; Assistant Recording Secretary Sis. Kathy Missick, Bethel Baptist Church; Treasurer Deaconess Jacqueline Robinson, Caravel Zion Baptist Church; Assistant Treasurer Sis. Juanita Pinder, Shiloh Baptist Church; Financial Secretary; Sis. Stacey Beckles, Life Community Church; Chaplin Min. Eleanor Williams, Church of Christ Apostolic Ministry and Assistant Chaplin Deaconess Maria Wallace of the New Mt. Olivet Baptist Church. (Photos by Prestigious Marketing Enterprises)

The Grand Bahama Association of Minister’s Wives and Minister’s Widows recently conducted its installation ceremony for new officers at St. John’s Native Baptist Church. Thirteen women of the Christian faith, supported by their family members, church and friends were installed as officers of the organization, which was recently revived and is a part of the…
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Junior Achievement Grand Bahama conducts successful training seminar

Officers within the Junior Achievement Program were eager to begin their training sessions at the JA Grand Bahama headquarters on Saturday November 11.

This past Saturday, Junior Achievement (JA) Grand Bahama, held its officers’ training one-day seminar where students who had been successfully nominated to top positions within respective companies, were afforded ideas for effectively operating businesses. The Junior Achievement Program is a youth development organization geared toward promoting youth innovation, financial literacy, entrepreneurship, college preparedness and work…
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