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  1. Sick visitor triggers Ebola response protocol in BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Royston Jones Jr. Nassau Guardian Staff Reporter NASSAU, Bahamas -- A woman traveling to The Bahamas from the United States on Wednesday triggered the national preparedness protocol for Ebola after she displayed symptoms of vomiting and diarrhea while on an aircraft, according to a statement from the ministry of health. However, the woman subsequently tested negative for the virus, according to officials.

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  2. AOL Launches a oeLaughs on Decka With Carnival Cruise Lines Starring George LopezRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... NYSE: CUK ), is "The World's Most Popular Cruise LineA " with 24 ships operating three- to 16-day voyages to The Bahamas, Caribbean, Mexican Riviera, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, New England, Bermuda, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. The ...

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  3. Life Success Principles help youth overcome social and environmental obstaclesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... so that they can benefit from the exposure to international talent and opportunities. We want our youth of The Bahamas to know that not only can they dream big but there are resources out there to help their dreams come true, whether through ...

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  4. Laboratory And Health Technology Co., Medytox Solutions, Inc., Names Seamus Lagan New CEORead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | BioSpace

    Medytox Solutions, Inc. , a diversified healthcare company that owns and operates lab and health IT companies, announced today it named Seamus Lagan as CEO. He is a longtime consultant to private companies in the United States and abroad and previously served as CEO for three of Medytox's subsidiaries: Medytox Marketing and Sales, Inc., Medytox Diagnostics, Inc., and Medytox Information and Technology, Inc. In his expanded role, Mr. Lagan will concentrate on Medytox's national growth, increasing the company's offerings, identifying businesses for potential acquisition and investment, and growing Medytox's management team.

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  5. Automated Passport Control kiosks coming to NassauRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Check-in.aero

    ... for Travel Authorization (ESTA) programme from the 38 eligible countries. "With more travellers flocking to The Bahamas every year, we are delighted to add this service to the Nassau airport experience," said Vernice Walkine, President & CEO, Nassau ...

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  6. Partnerships Key to Caribbean Maritime SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... of the Royal Bahamas Defense Force, Commodore Roderick Bowe, delivered the keynote address. Bowe explained the Bahamas recapitalization of its maritime capability through the planning and execution of the ambitious Project Sandy Bottom for port and ...

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  7. Grace Century's Stem Cell Biobank Project Announces Chairman's...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Dr. James A. Manganello, Provia Laboratories Chairman of the Board, has been appointed to the National Stem Cell Ethics Committee of The Bahamas. As a leading international private equity consultancy, Grace Century's cutting-edge stem cell biobank project, Provia Laboratories, specializes in high quality biobanking .

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  8. Key West Seaplanes - Achieves 3,000 Facebook 'Likes' as the...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Key West Seaplanes - Achieves 3,000 Facebook "Likes" as the Company Prepares for Another Winter Season with Flights To Little Palm Island and Beyond Key West Seaplanes , the region's premier seaplane company reaches 3,000 Facebook "Likes". This as the seaplane charter company launches another winter season of luxury seaplane charters for all Florida, Little Palm Island, The Bahamas and all The Caribbean.

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  9. Sir Ronald Sanders Uniquely Qualified For Commonwealth Secretary GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bahama Pundit

    Consider the complex of challenges before the international community,especially vulnerable small-island states such as The Bahamas and other Caricommembers, as well as various Commonwealth countries in Africa and the Pacific. The threats range from the effects of climate change with rising sea levels anddroughts to human trafficking and the trade in guns and illicit drugs, helping tofuel alarming crime rates and piracy, as well as other security challengesincluding international terrorism and cybercrime.

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  10. Automated Border Control Expands Across North American Airports and...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Freshnews

    In the past week, Denver International Airport, Lynden Pindling International Airport in The Bahamas, and Queen Beatrix International Airport in Aruba announced they will join the ranks of 25 North American airports currently offering expedited border control processing to international travelers via Automated Passport Control Kiosks. According to Maxine Most, Principal at Acuity Market Intelligence, "Today, there are 737 APC Kiosks operating in North America with another 164 targeted to go live by Spring 2015.

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  11. Doing Just What You Love May Be Hurting Your BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Weekend

    There's an old adage that if you do what you love you'll never work another day in your life. That's basically saying that when you're operating in your natural gifts, talents and abilities and are making money at it's not "work."

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  12. Bahamas hotel sale to Chinese is cause for concern, says former ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... established diplomatic ties with China after strenuously opposing the establishment of diplomatic ties between The Bahamas and Taiwan by the Pindling government," he said. "They knew full well that Hong Kong would be returned to China on July 1, ...

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  13. Man sentenced in fatal migrant smuggling trip from BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local10.com

    HE PLED GUILTY, THAT'S THE WORD I'M LOOKING FOR, HE PLED GUILTY EARLIER THIS YEAR AND WE KNOW THAT WE HEARD FROM PEOPLE WHO DESCRIBED HIM AS A KIND MAN WHO WAS A FISHERMAN. THEY CALLED HIM THE FISH DOCTOR WHERE HE WORKED BUT IN THE END THE JUDGE SENTENCED HIM TO 14 YEARS IN PRISON AND AFTER THAT SENTENCE IS UP HE WILL BE SENT RIGHT BACK AND DEPORTED BACK TO THE BAHAMAS.

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  14. The Caribbean Writer Volume 28 book launch partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Clendinen, a St Thomian with Crucian connections. Additionally, personal essays touch on experiences from The Bahamas, St Kitts, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Jamaica and others. The volume also features interviews with two of the Caribbean's most ...

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  15. Economic forum in Jamaica a success, says IMF directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... finance and academia. Finance ministers and other government officials from Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, St Lucia, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago were in attendance. Speaking at a press ...

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  16. BOZICH | Counting down my college basketball pre-season Top 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... also return one of the game's best coaches (Lon Kruger). Remember this name - Buddy Hield, a 6-foot-4 guard from The Bahamas, who is capable of averaging 20 points per game. Kruger's teams always defend. Always. Even if you've never heard of most of ...

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  17. Oklahoma's Hield looks to elevate gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | KJRH

    ... a little bit more this year, be a little bit more aggressive." Hield played against professionals as a member of The Bahamas' national team during the offseason and participated in the Kevin Durant and LeBron James Skills Academies. He said he came ...

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  18. Government of The Bahamas Selects Tyler Technologiesa iasWorld Appraisal and Tax SolutionRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Business Wire

    Tyler Technologies, Inc. announced today that the Ministry of Finance for the Government of The Bahamas has chosen Tyler's iasWorld A property appraisal and tax administration software to be used by its Real Property Tax Valuation Unit . The contract includes software licenses, implementation services and support.

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  19. Tyler Technologies' iAS World selected by government of the BahamasRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Tyler Technologies' iAS World selected by government of the Bahamas Tyler Technologies announced that the Ministry of Finance for the Government of The Bahamas has chosen Tyler's iasWorldproperty appraisal and tax administration software to be used by its Real Property Tax Valuation Unit. The contract includes software licenses, implementation services and support.

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  20. Commentary: More on tax reform, pleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Youri Kemp I guess the entire world knows by now that The Bahamas is looking forward to implementing Value Added Tax in January, 2015. Everyone except the former chairman of the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce, Robert Myers, who also stood as the chairman of the Coalition for Tax Reform -- the once anti-VAT campaign lobby.

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