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Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Youth Football Clinic set For Dec. 18
- Dec 9, 2019 - 4:20:35 PM
One of the highly anticipated events of Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl week
is set for Wednesday, Dec. 18 as the fifth-annual Makers Wanted Bahamas
Bowl Youth Football Clinic, sponsored by KFC, will take place from
3:30-5:00 pm at the rugby fields next to old Thomas A. Robinson Stadium
(adjacent to the National Stadium) in Nassau. The clinic is free and
open to boys and girls ages 7-13, and it is held in cooperation between
the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl and USA Football...
OAS Secretary General on International Anti-Corruption Day
- Dec 9, 2019 - 3:40:38 PM
Today, December 9, we celebrate International Anti-Corruption Day.
Corruption is a scourge that is present, to a greater or lesser degree,
in all the countries of the Hemisphere. From the Organization of
American States, we reaffirm our commitment to fight this endemic evil...
Citigroup courtesy call on Prime Minister Minnis
- Dec 9, 2019 - 3:34:11 PM
CEO of Citigroup Michael L. Corbat (centre left) and Mrs. Donna Corbat
(right), accompanied by Citi Country Officer Margaret Butler, paid a
courtesy call on Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis, on
Friday, at the Office of the Prime Minister.
(BIS Photo/Yontalay Bowe)...
RBDF Apprehends Haitian Migrants
- Dec 9, 2019 - 2:45:46 PM
A joint maritime operation between the Royal Bahamas Defence Force,
Police Force, Operation Bahamas Turks and Caicos Islands (OPBAT), and
the United States Coast Guard on Saturday past resulted in the
apprehension of 39 Haitian nationals in the southern Bahamas.
migrants (26 males, 13 females) were spotted on an isolated cay off the
south eastern coast of Great Inagua earlier in the week. Because of the
rocky terrain, efforts to reach the migrants by land and sea proved
Sloops Wrestle for Championship at 'Best of the Best Regatta'
- Dec 9, 2019 - 1:50:30 PM
Enclosed photos show excitement on the seas at the Ministry of Agriculture and
Marine Resources 4th Annual 'Best of the Best Regatta,' December 5-8,
2019 at Montagu Bay...
Long Island's Running Tide -- Class A Champion
New Courageous of Ragged Island -- 2nd place
Red Stripe of Black Point, Exuma -- 3rd place...
Awards Presented at the 4th Annual 'Best of the Best Regatta'
- Dec 9, 2019 - 1:06:16 PM
Minister of Agriculture and Marine Resources the Hon. Michael Pintard
delivered remarks at the Closing Ceremony of the 4th Annual 'Best of the
Best Regatta' on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Montagu Foreshore. He
bestowed winners' trophies to Running Tide, Susan Chase and Whitty K
sailors. Running Tide was Class A Champ; Susan Chase, Class B Champ;
and Whitty K, Class C Champ. He also presented the Rising Sailor Award
to young Chris Rolle.
(BIS Photos/Patrick Hanna)...
Bahamas Travel Show
- Dec 9, 2019 - 12:40:03 PM
As part of its ‘Bahamas Is Open For Business’ marketing campaign, the
Bahamas Tourist Office in Plantation, Florida in conjunction with its
partnership with Hubbard Radio Alpha Media Network, in West Palm Beach,
will conduct three special editions of The Bahamas Travel Show.
Show was designed to further heighten The Bahamas’ diverse and
impressive brand, increase market visibility, engage loyal listeners,
increase visitor interest and bookings to its destination and
Hero World Challenge donates $184,500 to the One Bahamas Fund
- Dec 9, 2019 - 10:40:45 AM
Hero World Challenge Donates $184,500 to the One Bahamas Fund.From left
Tiger Woods, Dr Pawan Munjal, Chairman and CEO of Hero MotoCorp and
Dionisio D’Aguilar, Bahamas Minister of Tourism and Aviation.Creators of
the ONE Bahamas Fund - Justin Timberlake, Tiger Woods, NEXUS Luxury
Collection, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) and members from the ALBANY
community - have pledged $6 million toward Hurricane Dorian relief and
rebuilding efforts to be matched by those who share their passion to
help those impacted by the devastating hurricane...
Jade Mountain Food gets top French honors
- Dec 9, 2019 - 7:30:40 AM
St. Lucia's Jade Mountain resort has received many accolades for its
visionary approach to hotel design, as well as the unparalleled views of
the iconic Piton peaks rising out of the Caribbean Sea, but now, it has
attracted even more global attention because of the world-class food it
The culinary team at Jade Mountain, under the leadership
of Chef de Cuisine Elijah Jules and guided by consulting chef Allen
Susser, has been awarded a coveted Gault Millau rating, making it only
one of four restaurants in the Eastern Caribbean to receive a 3-Toque
Dominica: Commonwealth Observer Group says elections ‘reflected will of people’
- Dec 7, 2019 - 8:30:02 PM
An independent Commonwealth Observer Group (COG) deployed in Dominica,
has delivered its interim statement on the 2019 Dominica General
Elections, stating the election results ‘reflect the collective will of
the people who voted.’
Despite tensions leading up to Election
Day, voters turned out in high numbers in order to exercise their
franchise by casting a ballot...