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2013 Bahamas International Film Festival to Host Youth Film Workshop, Now thru 12/13
The Bahamas International Film Festival , celebrating its 10th anniversary and taking place today, December 5th - 13th, continues to focus on educating and inspiring the next generation of filmmakers through its signature Youth Film Workshop.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Cigarette factory to open in Bahamas
By Alison Lowe Nassau Guardian Business Editor NASSAU, Bahamas -- A Bahamian attorney and entrepreneur and his business partner have signed a deal to begin manufacturing cigarettes in The Bahamas by Christmas, with the intention of producing for local and export markets.
You Can Swim With Adorable Pigs In The Bahamas Because Why Not
Well, the day wild pigs swim has arrived on the Bahamian archipelago of Exuma. The island called Big Major Cay is affectionately nicknamed Pig Island because that is where the wild pigs roam free on land and water.
Are Haitians born of illegal parents STATELESS???...not according to...
The Bahamas , Trinidad Tobago and other Caribbean Nations are deporting illegals migrants , sometime by the thousands, many were born in those islands , such is the case of Many Haitians children in The Bahama who are deported back to Haiti , a country that they have never seen and sometime do not speak Creole, only English, Such is the case of ... (more)
The Daily News Journal
Meet the McPhees: a couple bounded by a more than just a campus
It's starting to look a lot like Christmas inside the large, southern home on Middle Tennessee Boulevard.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Trafficking in persons: First official visit to Bahamas by UN independent expert
GENEVA, Switzerland -- The United Nations special rapporteur on trafficking in persons, Joy Ngozi Ezeilo, will undertake an official visit to The Bahamas from 9 to 11 December 2013.
How A Caribbean Utility Is Using SCADA To Save Millions In Non-Revenue Water
For over a decade, The Bahamas Water and Sewerage Company faced two significant service challenges on the Island of New Providence.
International Business Times
Improved tourism and economic outlook in Bahamas set to boost property market
Improved tourism and a better economic outlook in the Bahamas is creating conditions where property prices are expected to rise and the number of transactions grow, it is claimed.
Bandaged and sombre migrants who survived deadly capsizing in Bahamas return to Haiti
More than 60 horses and riders arrived in Vancouver for the upcoming Cavalia Odysseo show, which runs Dec. 7 to Jan. 5., on Monday.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Albany Times Union
These are the World's Ten Best Ethical Destinations, named by Ethical Traveler based on human rights, environmental preservation and social welfare.
Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. to Present at 17th Annual NYSSA Water...
Ltd. , which develops and operates seawater desalination plants and water distribution systems in areas of the world where naturally occurring supplies of potable water are scarce or nonexistent, today announced that its Chief Financial Officer, David W. Sasnett, is scheduled to make a presentation at the 17 th Annual NYSSA Water Utilities Industry ... (more)
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Ultrapetrol Announces Results of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
NASSAU, Bahamas , Nov. 29, 2013 -- Ultrapetrol Limited , an industrial transportation company serving marine transportation needs in three markets , today announced the results of the annual general meeting of its shareholders.
Operation Potcake to spay and neuter stray Bahama dogs cancelled by local vets
An effective way to avoid the suffering of hunger and disease for the overpopulation of stray and abandoned dogs has been cancelled because of local politics.
The Miami Herald
Bahamas halts 56 more Haitians at sea
The Bahamas military turned its attention to 56 Haitian migrants who were spotted earlier this week near where another migrant vessel capsized earlier this week and caused up to 30 deaths, authorities said Thursday.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
5 Signs That You've Made it to Your Parent's House for the Holidays
The holidays are without a doubt the best time of year, and one thing is for sure.
Canadian traffic to Bahamas grows, while US flights fall
North of Cuba and Hispaniola and south-east of Florida, the Bahamas is a country consisting of more than 700 islands, cays and islets in the Atlantic Ocean.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Ultrapetrol (Bahamas) Limited Commences Exchange Offer for Its 8 7/8% ...
Ultrapetrol Limited Commences Exchange Offer for Its 8 7/8% First Preferred Ship Mortgage Notes Due 2021 Issued June 10, 2013 NASSAU, Bahamas , Nov. 27, 2013 -- Ultrapetrol Limited , announced today that it has commenced an offer to exchange all of its outstanding $200.0 million 8?% First Preferred Ship Mortgage Notes due 2021 that were issued in a ... (more)
The Miami Herald
Bahamians call for talks with Haiti over migrant smuggling
The Bahamas' foreign minister said Wednesday his nation will seek to hold talks with Haiti and others in the coming days over ways to discourage migrant smuggling.
Coast Guard: Another survivor of capsized boat found
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Diving with sharks in the Bahamas
A diving photographer moves into position to photograph one of the many larger lemon sharks at Tiger Beach, in The Bahamas.