The Bahamas Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Caribbean festivals offer something for everyoneRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Each January, thousands of professional and recreational poker players from all points of the globe flock to The Bahamas to play in the largest poker festival in the world outside of Las Vegas. The festival is held at the Atlantis Resort and ...


  2. Inclusive development is central to economic and social objectives, Bahamas minister tells OAS summitRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ASUNCION, Paraguay -- Fred Mitchell, Bahamas minister of foreign affairs and immigration, told fellow delegates attending the Organization of American States 44th regular session of the general assembly in Asuncion, Paraguay, that the issue of inclusive development is central to the economic and social objectives of the Bahamas government, ... (more)


  3. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed reveals that he's now married to beauty...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... stayed out of the media spotlight despite attending numerous public events together - were headed for the altar. The Bahamas Press broke the story of the engagement after spies spotted the beaming couple dining at the Ocean Club's Dune restaurant ...


  4. The BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    Bahamas, or Commonwealth of the Bahamas, an independent nation in the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of Florida.


  5. NassauRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... and finance and the production of rum, foods, pharmaceuticals, and handicrafts are also important. The city is the Bahamas' main port. Nassau was settled by the British in the early 17th century. Throughout its early history it was harassed by ...


  6. Legends And The Islands Of The Bahamas Ink Exclusive PartnershipRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Miami Dolphins

    ... Alumni Legends versus top officials of the Bahamian government. The Miami Dolphins Legends hosted a Weekend in The Bahamas, showcasing a partnership with the tropical islands, complete with Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino in attendance. The ...


  7. Local digest: Stanford baseball sweeps Utah, hopes for NCAA tournament inviteRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The Stanford baseball team capped its regular season with a doubleheader sweep at Utah on Sunday -- 9-7 and 3-2.


  8. Reggae Boyz To Tackle Tottenham HotspurRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2013 | Sports Jamaica

    ... A. Robinson National Stadium on Nassau Paradise Island. The teams accepted an invitation from the Government of The Bahamas, and the stage is set for the first match featuring an English Premier League Club in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas. The ...


  9. Tillerman Securities Ltd Announces Launch of Reign TraderRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | PRWeb

    We feel that our location in the Bahamas is ideally suited to a high speed online trading platform as it is a leading offshore financial centre with a strong regulatory regime, world class internet connectivity and a tax neutral environment.


  10. Cameroon and Liberia lead selectees for last year's green card lotteryRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 |

    ... (the Pacific region) came in last with 18,605, 3,999, and 3,499 winners respectively. In North America, only the Bahamas is represented. The Bahamas had 14 winners. This year there were no winners from six countries: Brunei, Luxembourg, North Korea, ...


  11. South Florida uses 10 pitchers to put away FIU baseball teamRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... He was the 2014 Bahamian champion in the 200 meter and was the runner-up in the 100. Kerr also represented the Bahamas at the 2013 IAAF World Youth Championships. Five University of Miami teams were honored for being among the top 10 percent in ...


  12. Recipes and Secrets of Top Caribbean Chefs: Half Moon JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2010 |

    ... as the Sandals and Beaches resort chain, Chef Sowa has amassed numerous culinary medals and trophies in England, The Bahamas, Mauritius, USA and Jamaica. He captained the successful Jamaica team at the first Jamaican Jerk/Barbecue contest; was ...


  13. Review: Carnival Dream sailing of October 20, 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2013 |

    The first port of call was Nassau , The Bahamas. We have been to Nassau on quite a few cruises.


  14. Royal Caribbean's Enchantment of the Seas is leaving BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2012 |

    ... between seven-night Bermuda sailings, featuring a two-night call at Kings Wharf, and seven-night sailings to the Bahamas, calling at Port Canaveral, Fla.; Nassau, Bahamas; and CocoCay, Royal Caribbean's private island paradise in the Bahamas. In ...


  15. The Bellamy Brothers highlight MSC's Country Music Cruise in FebruaryRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2010 |

    The privately-owned Italian cruise line goes cowboy on February 20 with a seven-night Caribbean cruise on MSC Poesia.


  16. History of BahamasRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... Christopher Columbus made his first landing in the New World in the Bahamian archipelago. The native people of the Bahamas were enslaved by the Spanish and taken to Hispaniola, leaving the Bahamas uninhabited by 1550. The English brought African ...


  17. Grammy Awards cruise to feature Heart, Joan Osborne, Emmylou HarrisRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 |

    The terms " Grammy Awards " and "Bahamas cruise" have probably never been used in the same sentence before, but that's changing now that the Recording Academy has put together Grammy Festival at Sea: Women Who Rock, which sails from November 4-8.


  18. Bahamas court allows resumption of controversial dredgingRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... stop to a development until the conclusion of the judicial review, and that would demonstrate to the court that The Bahamas is not a business banana republic," he said. "When a matter is before the courts, you should continue until there is nothing ...


  19. The FNM, the Equality of Women and the Progressive CauseRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Bahama Pundit

    ... riod Dame Doris served in an early cabinet of Sir Lynden Pindling, not a single other womansat in the cabinet of The Bahamas during the PLP's initial quarter of a century rule.Apparently, women were alsonot good


  20. Surya names Hawaiian giveaway winnerRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Home Accents Today

    ... is giving attendees at this spring's High Point Market the chance to win a trip for two to Paradise Island in The Bahamas. Market attendees must RSVP online prior to market and present an electronic entry confirmation when visiting the Surya ...