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News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas events to observe 181st anniversary of the emancipation - Aug 3, 2015 - 4:41:28 AM


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Nassau, Bahamas - Dame Marguerite Pindling Governor General will join the people of Fox Hill at the annual ecumenical service to mark the 181st anniversary of the emancipation of the slaves in the then British Empire of which The Bahamas was then a part on Monday 3rd August at 11 a m.  Fred Mitchell MP for Fox Hill will attend.  

The annual observances begin in Fox Hill on Monday 3rd August with a Junkanoo parade at 1 a m.

Entertainment

Bahamian actor lands costar role on CBS series, "Extant" - Aug 3, 2015 - 2:08:56 AM

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Update: Jamaal Hepburn can be seen this Wednesday, August 5th on CBS in "Extant"

The Bahamas Weekly has been following the career of Bahamian Jamaal Hepburn for some time now, and each year the young LA-based actor lands more and more prominent roles.

We are pleased to share that he's just completed work as a costar on the CBS science fiction drama series "Extant." The show is produced by Steven Spielberg and has Halle Berry as its lead. Extant centers around astronaut (Berry) who returns home from a year-long solo mission and attempts to reconnect with her family. A series of events unfold that will change the course of human history...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

RBPF Nassau: Suspects wanted for 2 armed robberies, black 2008 Kia Sportage stolen - Aug 2, 2015 - 10:36:49 PM


Nassau, Bahamas - In the first incident, shortly before 9:00pm on Saturday 1st August 2015, two men entered a business establishment located off Farrington Road and robbed the cashier of a large amount of cash before fleeing on foot.

In the second incident, shortly after 12:00midnighton Sunday 2nd August 2015, a man was sitting in his black 2008 Kia Sportage vehicle on West Bay Street, when two men armed with handguns approached and drove off with him to Gladstone Road, where they forced him out of his vehicle and sped off...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

4 yr old dead after playing with gun in Balls Alley home - Aug 2, 2015 - 10:25:04 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a boy that occurred on Saturday 1st August 2015.

Preliminary reports are, that around 3:00pm, the 4 year old boy and another young boy were playing with an illegal handgun at his Balls Alley home when he shot himself. The victim was rushed to hospital where he later succumbed...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District

Grand Bahama man in hospital after being stabbed in the back - Aug 2, 2015 - 9:29:45 PM


Freeport, Grand Bahama - Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a stabbing incident that has left a male in hospital.

The incident reportedly occurred shortly after 1:00am on Sunday 2nd August 2015. Reports are that the male was at a club on East Sunrise Highway where he was involved in an altercation with a group of males and was subsequently stabbed to the back.

The victim was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle where he is detained and is listed in serious but stable condition...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands

DEU make drug bust off Exuma - Traffic fatality in Andros at Queen's Highway - Aug 2, 2015 - 9:15:36 PM

According to reports, around 7:30pm on Saturday 1st August 2015, a team of officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit accompanied by officers from the Marine Support Unit were on patrol when they observed a suspicious Boston Whaler boat with five adult male occupants in waters off Black Point, Exuma. The occupants on seeing the officers, threw two bales of marijuana overboard and attempted to speed off. The officers were able to stop the boat and took the five males (all residents of Exuma) into custody...

Sales & Promotions : Flying Fish Restaurant

Try Flying Fish Take-Out this Summer! - Aug 2, 2015 - 8:27:21 PM

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Too hot to cook? Heading to the beach?  Try Flying Fish to-go! Enjoy Summer, and our Take Out food selections.

Place your order in the comfort of your  A/C or your car for parcel carry-out,  as we will deliver to your car in the parking lot...

Perfect for your office lunch meeting, picnic or boating trip, or your next get together around your pool...

Please NOTE, we are closed on Holiday Monday... 

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

The Bahamas congratulates Jamaica on their 53rd Anniversary of Independence - Aug 2, 2015 - 4:35:08 PM

Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell MP and the High Commissioner to Jamaica for The Bahamas Picewell Forbes MP will join the Jamaican community in Nassau to mark the observances of the 53rd anniversary of the independence of Jamaica. 

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs sends congratulations to the people of Jamaica on the occasion of their independence and fraternal and sisterly greetings from The Bahamas. 

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands

Bahamas: Drug bust at San Andros Airport - 2 American arrested in Chub Cay - Aug 2, 2015 - 4:31:25 PM


Police and Customs officials took two American men into custody for firearm and ammunition possession on Saturday 1st August 2015.

According to reports, around 5:30pm, Police assisted by Customs officials arrested the two adult American males in Chub Cay for possession of three (3) handguns and a large amount of ammunition. The two males along with the firearms will be flown into New Providence, for further investigations by officers from the Firearm Tracing and Investigation Unit...

Health

State-of-the-Art Oncology Program at Jupiter Medical Center - Aug 2, 2015 - 3:48:28 PM

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Cancer isn’t a choice. Your treatment is, and choosing world-class oncology care is worth going the extra mile. At Jupiter Medical Center, we provide advanced medicine with a boutique, concierge experience in the tropical destination of Palm Beach County, Florida. Our comprehensive Global Medicine Program provides top-tier, innovative oncology services to patients from around the globe. Our dedication to precisely treating cancer hits close to home, so that you can return to yours—cancer free.

Our experienced team of board-certified and fellowship-trained physicians ensures the highest quality of care, from the moment you arrive and throughout your individualized course of treatment.

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Crawfish Season 2015/16 Now Open - Aug 2, 2015 - 2:00:51 PM

The Department of Marine Resources wishes to advise the general public of the opening of the crawfish season on the August 1, 2014 to the March 31, 2016.

The Department of Marine Resources further wishes to remind fishers and all other members of the public that the harvesting and/or of undersized crawfish is against the law and persons are to cease and desist the practice of illegally harvesting these resources. Fishers are also cautioned against capturing egg-bearing crawfish as this practice further aids in the depletion of the crawfish stock in The Bahamas...

Bahamas Weather

Bahamas 3-say weather forecast starting Sunday, Aug 2 - Aug 2, 2015 - 2:00:10 PM

This is the forecast for the Bahamas for today and tonight, Sunday 02nd August 2015.

General situation: An upper level low across the Bahamas coupled with a moist and unstable air mass will continue to produce cloudiness along with showers and thunderstorms across the island chain today.

For the Northwest and Central Bahamas

Weather: Partly cloudy to cloudy and humid with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. Turning warm and muggy tonight...

News : International : Caribbean News

Quotable Caribbean: Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon, Andrew Holness, Petra Roach, and more... - Aug 2, 2015 - 11:23:03 AM

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"Served piping hot in a brown paper bag, the Jamaican patty - a meat-filled pastry pocket similar to Brits' Cornish pasty or Latins' empanada - is to islanders what the burger is to Americans: inexpensive, filling and utterly delicious comfort food." - Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon, Travel Editor, Caribbean Journal (Caribbean Journal)

"Emancipation Day is a celebration of the end of the system of enslavement through colonial government and plantation economy. As the generations pass, the meaning of the day may become less relevant, may be even academic as time places distance between us and our past. The purpose of the holiday is for us collectively to recollect our history..."

News : Grand Bahama

TEDxGrandBahama returns August 8th - Aug 1, 2015 - 8:17:19 PM

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FREEPORT, Grand Bahama Island – Following a successful inaugural event in 2014, TEDxGrandBahama returns on Saturday, August 8th, 2015 at the Coral Reef Rm. in the Canal House at the Pelican Bay Hotel.

One hundred of Grand Bahama’s most impassioned TEDx enthusiasts will come together to dialogue around the theme, Bahamian Development: How Can We Further It? The event will feature an impressive lineup of presenters sharing their ideas on topics ranging from gender to ecosystem conservation and the role of the performing arts in economic development...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Ministry of Transport responds to Air Traffic Controllers Union - Aug 1, 2015 - 7:01:39 PM

The statement by the President of the Bahamas Air Traffic Controllers Union has been brought to the attention of the Ministry of Transport and Aviation.  

The Ministry is advised that in accordance with General Orders all controllers who worked overtime at Freeport Airport  over the last two years have been credited with  days off for time worked over and above regular work hours and further that no objection or complaint was raised during  the past two years in respect of  this  protocol...

Sales & Promotions

CostRight Freeport & Nassau- Awesome WOW buys! - Aug 1, 2015 - 1:00:00 PM

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Sports

Team Bahamas doing VERY well at the Special Olympics World Summer Games - Aug 1, 2015 - 1:42:18 AM

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Los Angeles, California, USA -  In an event with 6,500 athletes and 2,000 coaches representing 165 countries, our Bahamian athletes are doing a great job at representing our country! 

Update as of Friday night , July 31st: It seems like GOLD was the preferred colour of the day for Team Bahamas and to top it all off, the athletes got to share their joy with a very special visitor, as former US ambassador to The Bahamas, Nicole Avant made a special call at the USC campus to spend some time and share in the joy of athletes and other delegation members from Team Bahamas.

3 gold medals on Friday as Deangelo Bullard won his nail biting singles division with a 521 pinfall to snatch the Gold medal from Singapore by a mere 2 pin margin...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Government of Singapore Invites Applicants for Strategic Management of IT Course - Jul 31, 2015 - 7:38:14 PM

The Government of the Republic of Singapore invites applications for the Chief Information Officers Training Programme on the Strategic Management of Information Technology, October 12-16, 2015 at the National University of Singapore.

The curriculum is conducted under the Singapore Cooperation Programme Training Award (SCPTA)/Small Island Developing States Technical Cooperation Programme (SIDSTEC).

The Government of Singapore would be pleased to consider one (1) suitable applicant from the Commonwealth of The Bahamas.

Sports

(Video) Bahamas opens Sports Legend Walk of Fame - Jul 31, 2015 - 6:22:55 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - After last week's naming of Mychal Thompson Blvd, with NBA champion and his son Klay Thompson in attendance,  the official grand opening of the Sports Legend Walk of Fame also took place.

Twenty-eight permanent hand drawn portrait monuments created by internationally acclaimed 'Celebrity Artist' Jamaal Rolle were unveiled and these artworks have immortalized the many great sports legends of the Bahamas from the last decade and beyond. 

Minister of Tourism Obie Wilchcombe spoke highly of the installation...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Attorney General on Postponement of July 31 Hearing for Appointment of Provisional Liquidator - Jul 31, 2015 - 5:35:42 PM

July 31, 2015 – Nassau, Bahamas (Attorney General of the Bahamas Statement)

From the beginning of this project, the Government of The Bahamas has sought to facilitate an impartial process that results in the opening of Baha Mar, under private ownership and operation as soon as possible. It is without question in our national interest to do so.

Baha Mar’s statement today is entirely misleading. As a matter of policy, our Government has sought to create a fair playing field for the development.

Columns

This Week in The Bahamas Commentary by Elcott Coleby: Jul 27 - 31 - Jul 31, 2015 - 5:29:14 PM

PM Christie opens CANTO Conference


Urging industry professionals to move quickly on increasing broadband network capacity, Bahamas Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie addressed delegates at the 31st Caribbean Association of National Telecommunications Operators (CANTO) Conference and Trade Show in Miami, Florida on Sunday.

Outlining the inherent benefits of broadband technology, Prime Minister Christie pointed out that broadband networks connect individuals

News : Local

Save the Bays: Government ‘jumped the gun’ over Rubis leak risks - Jul 31, 2015 - 5:17:17 PM

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Save The Bays CEO Vanessa Haley-Benjamin questions the decision to tell Marathon residents they have nothing to fear, based on preliminary and incomplete evidence

The government displayed poor judgment and risked giving false hope to Marathon residents by releasing incomplete findings on the health risks associated with the Rubis fuel spill on Robinson Road, Vanessa Haley-Benjamin said.

Lending her support to last week’s protest by Marathon residents outside the station, Haley-Benjamin

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

Nassau junior high teacher robbed at school, suspects in custody - Shooting at Eaton Road - Jul 31, 2015 - 5:08:35 PM


Nassau, Bahamas - Two males ages 48 and 18 years are in custody following an armed robbery that occurred on Friday 31st July 2015.

According to reports, shortly after 7:30am, a female teacher was about to open a classroom at a Junior High School off Robinson Road, when she was approached by two males armed with a handgun. A struggle ensued resulting in the victim being struck in the head. The two suspects then robbed the victim of a cell phone and fled on foot...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Cooperation Established Between Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute and Ocean University of China - Jul 31, 2015 - 5:06:27 PM

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NASSAU, The Bahamas - The Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI) is poised to benefit from a partnership between the Bahamian Government and The People's Republic of China.

On Wednesday, July 29, a contract signing was held at the Office of the Prime Minister between Ocean University of China (OUC) and the Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI)...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

Nassau: Island-wide manhunt underway for suspects in Charles Vincent St fatal shooting - Jul 31, 2015 - 5:06:09 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - Police are searching for the suspects involved in a shooting incident that has left a man dead on Friday 31st July 2015.

According to reports shortly after 2:00pm, a man was walking on Charles Vincent Street, when the occupants of a black Honda Civic vehicle license number 305359 pulled up and shot him in the head before speeding off. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.

A short while later police recovered the suspect’s vehicle on Miami Street. The vehicle was reported stolen early this morning...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

GB Shipyard Apprentice Programme Partners with COB - Jul 31, 2015 - 4:06:18 PM

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FREEPORT, Grand Bahama - The Grand Bahama Shipyard Apprentice Programme's partnership with The College of The Bahamas was officially announced on Friday during a brief ceremony at the Shipyard.

Minister of Education, Science and Technology, the Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald said he was pleased with the partnership and the Ministry welcomes such partnerships, particularly when they benefit students academically.

"The Grand Bahama Shipyard has always been regarded as excellent corporate citizens and has made invaluable investments in the..."

News : New Providence

Baha Mar Comments on Adjournment of the Supreme Court of The Bahamas - Jul 31, 2015 - 1:59:39 PM

Nassau, Bahamas (July 31, 2015) – Baha Mar issued the following statement following the adjournment of the Supreme Court of The Bahamas hearing on the Government’s petition to August 19th:

“The Government’s entire application is misguided and without merit, and the whole process is abusive, oppressive and undertaken in bad faith. We look forward to demonstrating those facts to the Court. Moreover, it should be clear to the entire country that the Government’s action do not serve the best interests of the Bahamas and its people. Those interests are best served by the completion..."

Community

Bahamian Businesses Poised to Meet the 'Green' Demand - Jul 31, 2015 - 1:14:23 PM

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By 2017, Health and wellness is set to be a “trillion dollar industry” according to Euromonitor International, a provider of strategic market research.  Products offering specific health benefits or those renowned for their natural health properties are driving value sales. Steady real term growth is expected to continue, with global health and wellness sales on the way to hit a record high of $1 trillion.

The World Health Organization released startling statistics for The Bahamas last year, which revealed that 33% of all deaths occurred because of cardiovascular disease; diabetes was responsible for 7%; cancers resulted in 17% of deaths; and other non-communicable diseases made up a large 14% of deaths...

News : International

US Coast Guard to suspend search for missing teens on Friday at sunset - Jul 31, 2015 - 1:12:45 PM

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Families of the boys asking for searches in Northern Bahamas islands

July 31: The US Coast Guard search for the missing Jupiter teens will be suspended at sunset on Friday, July 31st, one week after Austin and Perry went missing. The Coast Guard said it has done all they could to locate the two boys, however the families say they will continue the search.

Should new information come to light before sunset, the Coast Guard they would reopen the case...

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