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Abaco Beach Resort in the Bahamas Hosts First Wedding FAM - Sep 2, 2014 - 2:01:26 PM

ABACO, Bahamas –  From a traditional island affair to an exotic Moroccan-inspired occasion, every couple looking for the perfect destination wedding is unique. With that in mind, Abaco Beach Resort and Boat Harbour Marina showcased the resort’s new selection of wedding displays at its first ever Wedding FAM trip.

Upon their arrival at Marsh Harbour on August 1, a group of more than 10 wedding industry professionals were treated to a four-day tropical getaway, highlighting the resort’s luxurious amenities, variety of indoor and outdoor event locations and new catering menus. Of course, no Out Island experience is complete without time on the water, so the resort treated the group to a day of exploring surrounding islands and attractions aboard one of the property’s private boats...

News : International : Caribbean News

Saint Lucians & The World Encouraged To ‘Touch The Top Of The Most Iconic Rocks In The Caribbean’ - Sep 2, 2014 - 1:44:55 PM

SAINT LUCIA – #saintluciarockswill become the latest call to action as the Saint Lucia Tourist Board launches a highly interactive fun-filled social media campaign involving the island’s iconic twin peaks – The Pitons.

#saintluciarocksis a five month campaign that will run from August 11th – December 31st, 2014, with the goal of showcasing Saint Lucia as the coolest Caribbean vacation destination, through the use of various social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Symposium Opens on Gender Equality and the Law in The Bahamas - Sep 2, 2014 - 1:27:02 PM

NASSAU, The Bahamas - Members of the judiciary, representatives from the Ministry of Social Services and Community Development and NGOs gathered at SuperClubs Breezes, September 1, for the start of a symposium on Gender Equality and the Law in The Bahamas.

The two-day event aims to explore the role the magistracy plays in promoting gender equality; explore the social, psychological and cultural dimensions of domestic violence; explore gender stereotypes in the law and practice and clarify the application of domestic violence and sexual offences legislation.

Delegates are expected to reflect on topics that include Socio-psychological Perspectives on Gender-based Violence, Gender Equality and International Human Rights Standards, Gender Equality and the Law...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Eleuthera and Exuma Schools ready for opening - Sep 2, 2014 - 12:35:58 PM

Nassau, The Bahamas - Administrators and teachers on the islands of Eleuthera and Exuma got down to business as they energetically prepared classrooms for the return of students after the long summer vacation. Teachers decorated bulletin boards, arranged desks and chairs, and placed book bags on cabinets, while principals and other administrators oversaw timetables, and coordinated school repairs with contractors.

Education Minister, Jerome Fitzgerald met with District Superintendents, Helen Simmons-Johnson in Eleuthera, and Pamela Gorte in Exuma to inspect the repairs done in schools thus far. While in Eleuthera, the Minister met with the Parent Teachers’ Association (PTA) to reveal and discuss the working drawings for the new school that is to be built next year...

News : New Providence

U.S. Government Provides Advanced Skill Training for RBPF SWAT Officers - Sep 2, 2014 - 12:25:33 PM

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), the U.S. Embassy’s International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Section (INL), and the U.S. Department of State’s Antiterrorism and Assistance (ATA) Program teamed up to provide twenty-seven Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) officers advanced training in Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) August 24-29 in Nassau. 

The week-long program was led by supervisory special agents from the FBI’s SWAT Operations Unit, which provides training, research, operational assistance, and program management to FBI SWAT teams and international law enforcement partners.  Last year, the Special Operations Unit provided over 2,600 hours of instruction and deployed 29 times.

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Business Opportunities for Junkanoo - Sep 2, 2014 - 12:06:37 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie in his key address of the recent Junkanoo Corporation New Providence Ltd. (JCNP) 2014 Leadership Conclave at the British Colonial Hilton, August 30, encouraged Junkanoo leaders to grasp the opportunities of the imminent Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival slated to come on stream next year. The seminar was held to expose the leaders to the new avenues of expression and economic benefit.

Prime Minister Christie encouraged the participants to take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about how Junkanoo can be expanded as a business. In addition, the seminar set the stage to prepare the Junkanooers for the level of expectations that will be anticipated once the new festival is launched...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Baha Mar review tour for PM Christie, Cabinet & Gov. Officials - Sep 2, 2014 - 11:39:06 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie, led a delegation of several cabinet ministers and government officials to tour the construction site of the Baha Mar resort complex, September 1. The tour was conducted by Chairman of Baha Mar, Mr. Sarkis Izmirlian, who gave the delegation an in-depth review of the layout of the site, pointing out some of the key areas of the property, including the new casino, and the location of four hotels, which will be managed by Baha Mar Casino and Hotel, Rosewood, Grand Hyatt and SLS brands.

Upon completion, the hotels will boast over 2000 guest rooms. The gaming floor of the hotel will be over 100,000 square feet and will feature...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

RBPF Nassau: 3 overnight shootings - Woman robbed while home - 12 arrests / 51 citations - Sep 2, 2014 - 11:25:30 AM

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in solving three separate shooting incidents
that has left three men detained in hospital.

In the first incident, around 8:00pm on Monday 1st September 2014, a man was walking on Baillou Hill Road near Brougham Street, when a man in a grey Honda vehicle shot him to the left side of his body and sped off...

In the second incident, shortly after 8:00pm on Monday 1st September 2014, a man was walking on Hay Street, when a man in a grey Honda vehicle shot him to the ankle and sped off...

In the third incident, shortly after 12:30am on Tuesday 2nd September 2014, a man was at Ethel Street, Montel Heights, when he was shot several times about the body...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Minister Keith Bell's remarks on the VAT Bill in the Senate - Sep 2, 2014 - 11:25:06 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - Enclosed are remarks by Minister Bell:

The VAT Bill before us is about the introduction of a new tax on consumption in The Bahamas. However, it is critically important to properly situate this initiative in the broader context of the Government’s overall plan for national development. The plan, appropriately so, is about much more than tax reform and the introduction of a new source of taxation.

This plan offers new and innovative solutions for the wide range of economic and social challenges facing the nation. To that end, the Government has charted a course of change with the specific goals and targeted actions that it will implement over the full course of its mandate...

Bahamas Weather

Bahamas 3-Day Weather Forecast starting Tuesday, September 2nd - Sep 2, 2014 - 11:01:46 AM

Weather forecast for the Bahamas for today and tonight, Tuesday 02nd September 2014.

General situation: An upper level low drifting over the bahamas continues to create unsettled weather.

For the Northwest Bahamas

Weather: Partly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms through tonight.

Advisory: Small craft should be alert for gusty winds and high seas in thunderstorms...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Per Capita Income Does Not Reflect Economic Realities - Sep 2, 2014 - 10:47:35 AM

APIA, Samoa - The Bahamas’ per capita income is distorted and does not properly reflect the economic realities of its citizens and remote, island communities, where poverty is the rule and not the exception, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development, the Hon. Philip E. “Brave” Davis told delegates attending the United Nation’s Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States.

The Deputy Prime Minister said that misconception and/or misperception has forced the country to co-exist in a world where (international) assistance is predicated on the basis of per capita income as the sole indicator of need...


Playboy Playmate Shawn Dillon to Join Anglers in Bimini During Popular Tournament - Sep 2, 2014 - 10:08:33 AM

ALICE TOWN, BIMINI, Bahamas - A Florida girl with a love of diving and fishing, Shawn Dillon also happens to be the February 2013 Centerfold in Playboy Magazine. She’s returning for a second engagement to the historic Bimini Big Game Club Resort and Marina to play hostess for the upcoming Wahoo Smackdown V Tournament scheduled for November 13-15.

Shawn, who has won major bikini competitions from Vegas to the Bahamas, grew up fishing with three brothers, either on her uncle’s boat in Bimini or in the lake in their Sarasota, Florida backyard. Also a surfer and wakeboarder, Shawn will be involved in final weigh-ins, presenting trophies...

Columns : Letters to The Editor

Rick Lowe: Mr. Halkitis case appears to be on shaky ground - Sep 2, 2014 - 10:03:22 AM

According to press reports, "Minister of State for Finance Michael Halkitis yesterday suggested the government’s value-added tax (VAT) campaign is being negatively impacted by those engaging in “scare mongering” tactics and “predictions of doom and gloom”."

He claimed groups are "sort of riling people up" but he does not appear to have indicated what people are saying that is incorrect.

On one hand he says the economy will not be negatively impacted and on the other says he has a plan to lessen the impact on certain people...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Senator Keith Bell presents ICON & Associated Bills in Senate‏ - Sep 2, 2014 - 9:33:41 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - Enclosed are remarks by Minister Bell:

Madam President, the financial services sector is one of the most important areas within our economy. Indeed, the sector has consistently provided a steady stream of high paying quality jobs within our Country.

The economic model championed by Sir Lynden and others proved so successful that other throughout the region have copied and replicated it. This replication and general competition from new jurisdictions has resulted in a far more competitive financial services industry than what existed when we first obtained nationhood...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

DPM Davis Challenges Developed Countries on Climate Change - Sep 1, 2014 - 10:40:10 PM

APIA, Samoa  - The developed world must partner with The Bahamas and other small island developing states to enhance their resilience to, and address the negative impacts of Climate Change on these island-nations, if “we truly believe” that the polluter must pay, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development the Hon. Philip E. “Brave” Davis said Monday (Samoa time).

The Deputy Prime Minister said the issue of Climate Change is not just simply about changing a way of life in The Bahamas, it is primarily about saving the lives of the Bahamian people...


Mr. J releases "Stay in School" single - Sep 1, 2014 - 10:15:24 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - With knowledge being the key to success and the lack of knowledge the peril, as written in the scriptures, Mr. J encourages all school students to stay in school, with his new Junkanoo single, titled, Stay In School. The song addresses the number of problems teachers are faced with on a daily basis by students and highlights areas of concerns that students should focus on.  Cases of disruptive students, violent behavior, class clowns and instigators, just to name a few, are some of the issues both teachers and students contend with, that hamper a healthy learning environment. 

“With the passing of VAT, a precursor to the Bahamas’ ascension to the WTO, and a possible gateway of increased outside competition at home, a solid educational foundation is critical to the very survival of the Bahamian way of life. Violence, crime and poverty are sure fruits of a low average population..."

News : Ministry of Tourism Updates

The Bahamas Receives Grant to Enhance its Tourism Product - Sep 1, 2014 - 10:11:32 PM

NASSAU, The Bahamas -- The Bahamas is one of three priority cruise destinations invited by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., (RCL) to receive a matching grant to participate in the Sustainable Destination Alliance for the Americas (SDAA) initiative.

 RCL collaborated with mutual partners at Sustainable Travel International, Organization of American States (OAS) and Caribbean Tourism Organization to create the SDAA, which is an initiative that aims to greatly enhance how tourism is managed at a destination level and improve its future prospects and ability to compete by embedding sustainability into destination strategies and day-to-day management and marketing.

Bahamian Politics

Roberts: Minnis’ BAMSI comments encourages “ignorance in leadership” - Sep 1, 2014 - 10:03:05 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - Enclosed is a statement by Bradley B. Roberts National Chairman, Progressive Liberal Party:

The comments in the media today that were attributed to Dr. Minnis and associated with his trip to BAMSI in North Andros on Sunday demonstrate that he is committed to peddling ignorance in leadership as he lacks a working knowledge of the policies of the government of which he is a part and wants to lead. The Tribune headline story about his BAMSI trip is misleading and filled with material inaccuracies principally because of him.

It is a well known fact that Dr. Minnis is clueless about any plan to address the pressing issues currently facing this country, but is it asking too...


Bahamas: iCreate Music All Access Seminar to be held September 20th & 21st - Sep 1, 2014 - 7:25:30 PM

Paradise Island, Bahamas - Founded and launched in 2011, the iCreate Music All Access Seminar is set to go down on September 20th & 21st at the Atlantis Resort.

"To artists looking to further their career, to make networking contacts, to get that honest feedback that friends and family won't give you this is where you need to be," said founder Gregory Collie II.

iCreate Music All Access Seminar will have 9 panelists made up of songwriters, industry veteran lawyers, managers, producers, engineers and a&r's. At the seminar attendees will have the opportunity to engage panelists and asks any questions that they may have as well as participate in workshops and music showcases...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

RBPF Wanted in Nassau: Dario Bastian of McKinney Drive - Sep 1, 2014 - 6:03:36 PM

Nassau, Bahamas  - Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating 30 year old Dario Bastian of McKinney Drive who is wanted in connection with an armed robbery that occurred on Faith Avenue South, on Friday 29th August 2014.

Bastian is a dark brown male of a slim build and about 5’ 6” to 5’ 8” in height.

POLICE are appealing to anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Dario Bastian, no matter how small or insignificant (the tip) may seem

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

Nassau male dies in hospital after arriving with a gunshot wound - Sep 1, 2014 - 6:02:22 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man that occurred on Monday 1st September 2014.
Police later reported that the man was shot by a store owner. 

According to reports, around 2:00pm, a man turned up to hospital via a private vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound. The man succumbed to his injury a short while later.

An adult male is assisting police in connection with this incident...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

VAT Department Issues Guidance Notes - Sep 1, 2014 - 5:26:55 PM

NASSAU, Bahamas -- The VAT Department recently issued VAT Guidance Notes to further familiarize the public on Value Added Tax, and in this instance on the tax as applied to these services: finance and insurance, transportation of passengers and goods, retail and wholesale trade, construction, land and property information, medical and healthcare, education, charities, clubs and associations; there is also VAT and the Hawksbill Creek Agreement, and the tax with respect to motor vehicles.

The department stated that additional Guidance Notes will be issued to apply to the areas of hotel and holiday accommodations, duty free shopping, cash accounting and flat rate schemes, and transitional arrangements...

News : International

Bahamas' DPM Davis Addresses SIDS Conference‏ - Sep 1, 2014 - 5:09:37 PM

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development, Hon. Philip Davis, headed a delegation to the United Nations Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS)being held in Apia, Independent State of Samoa. Minister Davis delivered an address to the body today in which he made the case for The Bahamas to receive assistance and for developed nations to act.

For over twenty years, we have fought soberly to bring positive change to our plight. We have not been heard, yet we are expected to respond effectively to hurdles imposed, not only by climate change, but by cross-cutting challenges that befall every dimension of development. Mr. Secretary General, by your admonishment, our voices will be heard. We will speak with one loud and collective voice at your upcoming summit. The Bahamas will be there ...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Local Government Regional Roundtable Discussions To Improve Local Government Systems - Sep 1, 2014 - 4:58:17 PM

NASSAU, The Bahamas -- Local government leaders throughout the region held roundtable discussions this weekend to further the development of local government systems, and discuss sustainable development goals to end poverty and disparity. Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie officially opened the Caribbean Forum of Local Government Ministers (CFLGM) and Caribbean Association of Local Government Authorities (CALGA) Meetings, August 30, in the Arawak Room, Melia Nassau Beach Hotel. The regional delegates were hosted by Minister of Agriculture, Marine Resources and Local Government, the Hon. V. Alfred Gray.

The Prime Minister stated in his opening address that local government authorities in The Bahamas play a vital role in the overall development of our Family Island communities. He declared he placed Local Government...

News : Local

(Video) Impact of Clifton oil pollution set to be revealed - Sep 1, 2014 - 4:40:15 PM

The full extent of the damage caused to Clifton Bay by frequent oil spills and other forms of environmental degradation may soon be made clear, as international experts are working with concerned locals on water quality issues in this ecologically significant area.

The effort is being spearheaded by fast-growing local social and environmental advocacy group Save The Bays, in conjunction with the global Waterkeeper Alliance, a leading non-government organization (NGO) which coordinates more than 200 stewards of the marine environment, or Waterkeepers, who are assigned to rivers, bays, lakes and coastal areas around the world...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

5th Annual Parenting Forum at Kendal G. L. Isaacs Gymnasium - Sep 1, 2014 - 4:29:09 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - The New Providence Association of High School Principals in conjunction with The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology and Commonwealth Bank held the 5th Annual Parenting Forum at Kendal G. L. Isaacs Gymnasium, Saturday, August 31, 2014.

School Supplies (courtesy Commonwealth Bank) and lunch boxes were given out....

News : New Providence

Prime Minister Christie tours Baha Mar - Sep 1, 2014 - 4:18:11 PM

NASSAU, The Bahamas -  Prime Minister Perry Christie along with members of his Cabinet toured Baha Mar today with the luxury resort’s Chairman and CEO, Sarkis Izmirlian.

Mr. Christie along with Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Dr. Daniel Johnson; Minister of Tourism, Obie Wilchcombe; Minister of State for Investments, Khaalis Rolle; Director of Investments in the Office of the Prime Minister, Candia Ferguson and Senior Policy Advisor, Sir Baltron Bethel got a first-hand glimpse of the many amenities that will be available when the highly anticipated resort opens in late Spring of 2015, including the 100,000 square foot casino, beach sanctuary, and Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course.

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas to Ensure SIDS Voices are Heard - Sep 1, 2014 - 4:14:02 PM

APIA, Samoa - The Commonwealth of The Bahamas will play a leading role in ensuring that the voices of small island developing states (SIDS) are given the prominence that their collective voices deserve at the United Nations’ Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States Conference which opened Monday (Samoa time) Minister of the Environment and Housing the Hon. Kenred Dorsette said.

The four-day conference will close on Thursday.

“This is a very important year for small island development states, this being the International Year of Small Island Developing States and so our attendance here at the SIDS Conference...

News : Ministry of Tourism Updates

Bahamas Tourism Thanks Partners of ‘16 Islands 16 Weddings One Priceless Day’ Promotion - Sep 1, 2014 - 4:01:36 PM

PLANTATION, Florida - ‘The 16 Islands 16 Weddings One Priceless Day’ Promotion, which ended recently and was launched on February 14, 2014 in New York City by the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism (BMOT) was a phenomenal success”, said Freda Malcolm, Director of Romance at the BMOT.

“The success of this innovative, social media promotion could not have been possible without the fantastic companies who partnered with the BMOT”...

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