Editorial

Govt. has nothing concrete regarding Grand Lucayan deal

From one of its very own, came the challenge. “We should be able to walk and chew gum at the same time.” So said Rev. Frederick McAlpine, the Member of Parliament for the Pineridge Constituency. Very simply, he means that his Free National Movement Government, headed by Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, ought to be…
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Oban Energies’ outreach plan tempers views

Oban Energies LLC has embarked upon an outreach plan that is tempering the national views regarding the proposed oil refinery and storage facility in East Grand Bahama. Following the debacle of the initial introduction to the nation of the project, inclusive of the misrepresentation of the signing of the Heads of agreement, all presided over…
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PM Dr. Minnis should also address system neglect

Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis is focusing on the large amount of funding, a huge loss to the National Treasury each year due to corrupt practices. He has publicly stated that some $500 million is what we lose annually as a direct “result of corruption.” Upon his arrival to the capital island of New Providence…
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Oban Energies could be ‘saving grace’ element

Oban Energies LLC, the company that hopes to develop an oil refinery and storage facility in East Grand Bahama, seems to be weathering the storm. Submerged in controversy, mostly because of “miss steps” by the Government of The Bahamas, Oban has forged ahead with its plans and, as indicated in this space recently, there is…
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