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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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Straw vendors make strong plea for Lucayan Resort reopening

In this file photo Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis delivers his contribution inside the House of Assembly yesterday.

For over one year the Memories Resort as well as the Treasure Bay Casino, have remained closed following damages sustained as a result of Hurricane Matthew in October 2016, leaving many Grand Bahamians unemployed. Not only has the closure had an adverse affect on former employees of the resort and casino, but also others, namely…
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Police to utilize body cameras

BODY CAMERAS TRIAL — Deputy Commissioner of Police Emrick Seymour announced during a press conference that police officers from their mobile patrol unit will be outfitted with body cameras on a trial basis that will assist them in carrying out their duties.

Deputy Commissioner in Charge of the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) Northern District, Emrick Seymour, on Wednesday announced the commencement of the RBPF’s body camera trial exercise. At a press conference on Wednesday he pointed out that advanced notification had been given regarding the equipment upgrade.(November 15). Earlier, Police Commissioner Anthony Ferguson said the RBPF…
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