Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Politics

11/03/2018 - 07:08

Nassau – Knowing that he has personal interest in the Government’s move to relocate the main Post Office to the Town Centre Mall, Immigration and Financial Services Minister Brent Symonette should do the honourable thing and recuse himself from Parliament.

11/02/2018 - 10:04

 

OFFICIAL STATEMENT
 
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest Ministry of Finance sets new standard of transparency with first quarterly report on budget performanc e. Positive trends emerge as deficit position improves, but Ministry is cautioning that government must remain focused as much work remains to be done.

10/19/2018 - 01:02

The Bahamas and twenty other countries were recently singled out by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on the premise that their residence by investment (RBI) and citizenship by investment (CBI) schemes pose a high risk to the integrity of the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) regime. This adverse listing followed the analysis of over 100 CBI/RBI schemes by the OECD.

10/15/2018 - 09:23

For years we have toyed around with the words access, inclusion and human rights, often dismissing them as if they were of little to no importance in our country.  Can we collectively now get serious about it?

10/11/2018 - 06:55

NASSAU, The Bahamas - During The Commonwealth of The Bahamas Investiture of National Honours 2018 Ceremony, Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Hubert Alexander Minnis was invested with the insignia, The Order of The Nation, in the first of such honours instituted by the country as it observes National Heroes Day.

The Prime Minister will now be addressed as Dr. the Most Honourable Hubert Alexander Minnis, O.N, M.P, in keeping with the National Honours Act 2016.

08/23/2018 - 00:41

The Bahamas Power & Light (BPL) debacle came to a head last week with the unceremonious removal of the Board. It was reported that the entire Board of the nation’s main power supply company was asked to resign due to their inability to agree on matters and key decisions.

 

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