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Caribbean News Now!
Bahamas resort to redefine luxury experience with art
NASSAU, Bahamas -- Baha Mar has named Bahamian artist John Cox as the creative arts director for the $3.5 billion luxury resort fast rising in Nassau, Bahamas.
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The Freeport News
U.S. Government construct $800,000 Emergency Relief Warehouse for NEMA
The National Emergency Management Agency on Tuesday morning officially took control of the newly constructed Emergency Relief Warehouse, at Hawksbill, Grand Bahama.
12 hrs ago
Bahamas Telco Says Copper Thefts are "against God and Country"
The Bahamas Telecommunications Company has taken to religion and nationalism to try and curb copper cable thefts, describing the thefts as "against God and Country."
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Jamaica and economic growth
For decades Jamaica has desired and pined for economic growth but not attained it -- except for a brief period in the 80s when Edward Seaga was in power.
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Bahamas acting PM robbed at gunpoint at home
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Wahoo Smackdown IV Tournament coming to Bahamas in February 2014
ALICE TOWN, Bahamas -- With a ton of wahoo freshly caught and stored in freezers for some tasty reminders of the November Wahoo tournament, host Bimini Big Game Club Resort and Marina in The Bahamas has announced Wahoo Smackdown IV scheduled for February 27 through March 1, 2014.
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350 Room Marina Hotel on North Bimini Island To Open Mid 2014
The Marina hotel, which is part of the 750-acre Resorts World Bimini property on North Bimini Island in The Bahamas, will comprise 325 standard rooms and 25 Garden Villa Suites, two restaurants, a rooftop bar and lounge and state of the art meeting space.
PM proud to get unique opportunity
Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar, centre, and the President of the Haiti Michel Martelly, third from left, pose for a photo following a press conference at the Piarco International Airport yesterday, after announcing plans for their trip to South Africa.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Baha Mar Announces Bahamian Artist John Cox as the New Creative Arts Director
NASSAU, Bahamas, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Baha Mar names Bahamian artist John Cox as the Creative Arts Director for the $3.5 billion luxury resort fast rising in Nassau, The Bahamas.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Good news, bad news
Good news. Jamaica is not the most corrupt country in the world . Bad news: we're not exactly high on the list of countries doing well.
Diving with sharks in the Bahamas
Carib Dancer is one of the Aggressor Fleet & Dancer Fleet diving yachts traveling to as many as 15 scuba destinations around the world – from Belize to Thailand to the Galapagos Islands and elsewhere.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
Danny Glover feted in Bahamas, recalls Mandela
NASSAU, Bahamas - Actor Danny Glover has received a Career Achievement Award in the Bahamas as he reflected on the role he played as Nelson Mandela while the South African leader was still in prison.
Collected Department Releases: Fourth Annual Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation Dialogue
The Fourth Annual Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation Dialogue, part of the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative , was held on Friday, December 6, 2013 at the U.S Department of State.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Traveling to the Bahamas? BEWARE of Vacation Club SCAMS
Have you ever been on vacation, Bahamas to be exact, and been offered free breakfast and cash to view a "short" presentation or tour? Well let me be the first to tell you, WHEN IN THE BAHAMAS, DO NOT BE PERSUADED BY THE FREE FOOD OR TAKE ANY SALES OFFERS FROM DISHONEST SALES REPS WHO INTENTIONALLY ARE PREYING ON TOURISTS AND ARE ONLY INTERESTED IN ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
New Finding Based on Nearly Two Decades of Field Research Shows That...
Research conducted in Bimini in The Bahamas spanning almost two decades shows that female lemon sharks that were born there returned 15 years later to give birth to their own young, confirming this behavior for the first time in sharks.
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Mother Sharks Return Home to Give Birth
Shark moms go home - to the place where they were born - to give birth to their own young, a lengthy study has found.
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)