The University of The Bahamas (UB) Mingoes women’s softball team dropped to a 2-3 win-loss record after a loss at the hands of the Lady Warriors, 11-1, in New Providence Softball Association (NPSA) action on Tuesday night on the Bankers Field at the Baillou Hills
A deeper explanation is needed from the government on why it won’t hit its revenue target for the 2018/2019 fiscal year, Chairman of the Clearing Banks Association (CBA) Gowon Bowe asserted.
Since the government has only collected 63.7 percent of its $2.6 billion revenue projection for
Bahamian unions have become a danger to investors, Chairman of the Hotel Corporation of The Bahamas Michael Scott said yesterday, adding that unions need to become progressive negotiators instead of holding companies “ransom with extraordinary demands”.
Scott, who was a speaker at the Andros Business Outlook
It is unlikely the government will allow for retrospective adjustments as part of its aggressive new real property tax exercise, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest said yesterday, however a definitive decision has not been made.
A retrospective adjustment involves altering past financial
Chairman of the Hotel Corporation of The Bahamas Michael Scott said yesterday that the corporation is determined to keep government-owned properties out of the hands of “grifters” and those without the means to successfully develop the projects they put forward.
Scott, who was a speaker at
The government will spend $19 million annually on the Bahamas Government Tertiary Education Grant Programme at the University of The Bahamas (UB), Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest said yesterday.
The implementation of the grant represents the fulfillment of the Free National Movement’s (FNM) campaign promise of free tuition for
The government has spent over $500,000 on the Office of the Auditor General’s external audits, which include several forensic audits promised when it first came to office in 2017.
“There are a number of audits that have been completed, as you are quite aware,” said Turnquest after
For the fifth year in a row, The Bahamas held on to its tier one ranking in the U.S. Department of State’s 2019 Trafficking in Persons Report, as it continues to demonstrate “serious and sustained” efforts to combat trafficking.
However, the State Department said The Bahamas
A man who raped a woman as she lie in bed with her children has had his 25-year prison term cut on appeal to 20 years.
Anthony Penn, who is also known as Anthony Smith, was convicted of rape, burglary and armed robbery in 2012. He
Shadow Minister of Health Dr. Michael Darville yesterday denied claims made by Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis in Parliament on Wednesday that the Christie administration failed to address the state of the Children’s Ward at Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) following significant damage sustained during Hurricane