FREE National Movement (FNM) Chairman Carl Culmer yesterday accused the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) of “attacking the FNM” because the party has “nothing to offer” and refuses to admit its members failed while in office. In a statement, Mr Culme
THE government yesterday launched a national food and nutrition security policy (FNSP) and plan of action.The initiative seeks to combat the nutritional challenges facing the country. These include undernourishment, micronutrient deficiencies and hig
THE Senate yesterday passed a package of amendments designed to strengthen the financial services industry. However, during the Senate session, the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) voiced displeasure with Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis’ earlier crit
By far the most talked about story this week was that of the “missing” young man named Jean Rony Jean-Charles.
MORE than 10,000 marijuana plants were uprooted by police in Andros over a two-day period, after a joint operation with American law enforcement officers uncovered two marijuana fields.According to police, around 1pm Wednesday, Drug Enforcement Unit
It is well known in Britain that the prospect of a royal wedding invariably raises the spirits of the nation.
PERSONALLY, I never have high hopes for political promises. Even when they are fulfilled they are usually not well thought out and often become weights around the collective necks of the electorate. However, if there was one area in which this current administration ought to shine it should be in healthcare.
ISIAH Collie completed his senior year for the Golden Eagles as the University of Charleston took home its first NCAA Division II title on Saturday afternoon.Collie, a 5-feet-11, 170-pound defender, helped the Golden Eagles pull off a 3-1 decision in
ANOTHER Bahamian prospect has earned an opportunity at higher education through his efforts on the gridiron.Joshua Feaster signed his letter of intent to join the St Francis Xavier football programme for the Fall 2018 campaign.The 6’2”, 270-pound def
THE first Wahoo Meat Mayhem Fishing Tournament in Bimini was a huge success attracting boaters from the United States, the Bahamas, and far as Germany competing for over $100,000 in cash prizes.The tournament was held at Resorts World Bimini November
CHRISTMAS is coming, the goose is getting fat... Please put a penny in the old man’s hat. That’s a portion of a popular nursery rhyme that depicts the season that we are preparing for. And as we look forward to the Yuletide season, one of the devel
VETERAN ESPN SportsCenter anchor and college football commentator Steve Levy, 1991 Heisman Trophy winner and Super Bowl XXXI MVP Desmond Howard and sideline reporter Laura Rutledge will call the 2017 Bahamas Bowl.The big game is between UAB (8-4) and
THE New Providence Basketball Association continued its regular season action at the AF Adderley Gymnasium on Wednesday night with the Breezes High Flyers and the JD’s Seafood Shockers winning their respective games. In the opening game, the High Fly
Nassau Harbour’s deteriorating breakwaters should be “top of the pile” in the Government’s priorities, a port chief argued yesterday, given the threat to 90 per cent of the city’s imports.Michael Maura, Arawak Port Development Company’s (APD) chief e
THE family trust of a once-jailed gaming kingpin, represented by the Opposition’s leader, have seen the US courts reject their claim of ‘Bahamian legal supremacy’ over a $50 million tax battle.Judge Jan Dubois, sitting in the eastern Pennsylvania fed
AN Abaco condominium association yesterday accused Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) of leaving it financially crippled due to the “unexplained” closure of its account.Dan Proctor, chairman of Treasure Cay’s Atlantis Condominiums Complex, told Tribune Busin
Baha Mar’s new owner last night said the acquisition closing will “pave the way” for further investment and expansion at the $4.2 billion development.Chow Tai Fook Enterprises (CTFE) confirmed Tribune Business’s exclusive revelation on Tuesday that i
THE new Investment Funds Bill will address “substantive legislative gaps” that left the Bahamas compliant with just one out of five global regulatory principles.K Peter Turnquest, the Deputy Prime Minister, yesterday said the regulatory overhaul - de
CHRISTMAS is typically the season where Bahamians and people throughout the world disregard savings patterns and fiscally responsible spending, exchanging such behaviour for impulse buying and the satisfaction of extensive wish lists. One only needs
SENIOR Ministry of Tourism officials met with their US and Canadian sales teams recently to outline 2018 business plans and priorities at a three-day seminar.Joy Jibrilu, the Ministry’s director-general (DG), led officials who met with personnel base