Bannister shows political maturity

In this space, we are often critical of the rhetoric that comes forth with regularity from our political leaders. On too many occasions, they adopt the “gotcha” perspective rather than concentrate on presenting substantive arguments when on the floor of the House of Assembly. It is indeed refreshing when one of those from the political…
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James Denver Herren named Chargé d’Affaires to Bahamas


There is a new Chargé d’ Affaires to The Bahamas, representing the United States. The Embassy of the United States’ Public Affairs Section on Thursday issued the following statement: “James Denver Herren, fresh out of an assignment as the Director of Contracts Management in Baghdad Iraq, joins the U.S. Embassy Team in Nassau as the…
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Emera merger transaction approved

Grand Bahama Power Company.

On Thursday, out of Halifax, Nova Scotia, via the local operating arm of Emera Utilities, came the announcement that ICD Utilities Limited (”ICDU”) endorsed its announced shareholders’ approval of a merger transaction (the “Transaction”) pursuant to which Emera, through its wholly owned indirect subsidiary, Emera Utilities Holdings Ltd. (”EUHL”), the majority shareholder of ICDU, will…
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Express Mart reopening Balao Road location after fire

BACK IN BUSINESS – After a fire three month ago, owners of Express Food Mart, Balao Road were forced to close their doors; however, those doors will reopen today for its waiting customers.

Three months after a fire forced owners of Express Food Mart, Balao Road to close its doors, customers can look forward to returning to the store today – Thursday, November 9 – when it reopens. Shauna and Peter Taylor, proprietors of the food mart agreed that not only have they missed their customers, but they…
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