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Aquapure voted #1, achieves five star gold accolades for quality
Local water producer, KLG Investments Ltd has received a five star QUDAL (Quality Medal) for its Aquapure brand of bottled water. The prestigious, internationally renowned QUDAL is awarded to products and services in the market that, according to th...
 
 
Former top sales producer at Palm Cay joins Coldwell Banker Lightbourn Realty
Clara Alcime, former top sales producer at the Palm Cay seafront residential enclave in New Providence, has joined the Coldwell Banker Lightbourn Realty sales team in Nassau. Clara has a strong background in real estate sales, rentals and property m...
 
 
Bahamas Waste hosts team from Portable Sanitation Association International
As they say, “cleanliness is next to godliness”. This is particularly true in the profession of waste management and most especially in the business of portable sanitation. With outdoor festivals and events increasing in size and popularity aroun...
 
 
Deficit soars
With only one month left before the current budget period closes, the fiscal deficit experienced a 21.9 percent increase for the first eight months when compared to the same period last year. In its monthly economic report for April released yesterd...
 
 
BOB appoints new chairman and deputy chairman
As Bank of The Bahamas (BOB) faces intense scrutiny and a forensic audit, the new government has appointed a new chairman and deputy chairman to the board of the majority government-owned bank. In his role as the first press secretary for The Bahama...
 
 
Country moves to avoid blacklisting with multilateral approach to OECD
The Free National Movement (FNM) government’s recent move to switch from a bilateral to a multilateral approach for tax reporting, has “significantly reduced” the risk of The Bahamas being blacklisted once again, said Senior Partner at McKinney...
 
 
BTC expects no downsizing in wake of mobile market loss
The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) indicated that it has no plans to make any changes to its staff complement in the near future, even as it competes with the country’s newest mobile provider, Aliv, for subscribers. As BTC’s market sha...
 
 
WHO and PAHO call for tax on unhealthy products
Leading health agencies are encouraging Caribbean countries, including The Bahamas, to levy taxes on final sale prices for unhealthy products such as tobacco and alcoholic and sweetened beverages in an effort to reduce the economic costs of treating ...
 
 
Labor minister meets with Bahamas Chamber of Commerce executives
Minister of Labour Dion Foulkes met with senior executives of the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers’ Confederation (BCCEC) at his ministry on Thursday, May 25, 2017. Foulkes, who was joined by the permanent secretary in his ministry, David ...
 
 
BCA: Over-the-Hill plans to boost construction
The construction sector could see a 20 percent boost in activity from the Free National Movement’s (FNM) pledge to create tax-free economic zones for Over-the-Hill communities and offer duty-free concessions related to the construction or refurbish...
 
 
Rolle: Investment Incentives Act repeal welcomed
The anticipated repeal of the Grand Bahama (Port Area) Investment Incentives Act 2016 would help to facilitate the ease of doing businesses in Freeport for present and future licensees of the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), said GBPA President Ia...
 
 
Bahamas would be ‘silly’ to ignore Cuba, says tourism minister
Former Minister of Tourism Obie Wilchcombe constantly diminished the threat Cuba’s developing tourism industry could pose to The Bahamas, but new Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar told Guardian Business yesterday that this country would be ...
 
 
LPIA to increase fees near end of year
The Nassau Airport Development (NAD) Company is proposing an increase on certain fees for domestic and international passengers to help service some of its debt obligations. The changes are expected to take effect December 1, 2017. In a statement is...
 
 
‘Bureaucracy’ causing IPSI’s sluggish move into the telecoms market
IP Solutions International (IPSI) recently successfully carried out interconnectivity with the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC), but IPSI has had difficulty moving forward with its business aspirations, a road block Guardian Business understa...
 
 
Bahamas Insurance Association re-elects officers
The Bahamas Insurance Association (BIA) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on May 24, 2017 where Emmanuel Komolafe and Lyrone Burrows were re-elected as chairman and deputy chairman (life & health) respectively, for another two-year term.Other...
 
 
ORG chairman: Rethink VAT breaks
Adding a value-added tax (VAT) concession on certain items will make the already complicated tax an even greater burden on the private sector, the chairman of the Organization for Responsible Governance (ORG) told Guardian Business yesterday. Robert...
 
 
Atlantis to introduce locally owned and operated Bahamian restaurants to Marina Village
Atlantis is preparing to introduce at least two new authentically Bahamian restaurants to its Marina Village offering, Guardian Business can confirm. Sources close to both the restaurants and Atlantis explained that the country’s largest private e...
 
 
VAT exemption on breadbasket items could have negative fiscal implications
The Free National Movement (FNM) government’s move to reduce value-added tax (VAT) on breadbasket items may have a bittersweet impact on the nation’s fiscal deficit under the condition that spending remains excessive, according to economist Ruper...
 
 
Oxford study finds Bahamian food producers lack ‘competitive advantage’ to scale exports
A recent study by Oxford Economics found that producers in The Bahamas lack a competitive advantage that would make export a feasible economic opportunity, and it added that imports from other Caribbean producers have been more successful in penetrat...
 
 
GBPA encourages global best practices at innovation & e-commerce bootcamp
As innovation continues to be the driver of business success, executives at the Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited (GBPA), are encouraging licensees to embrace global best practices via its upcoming Business Innovation & e-Commerce Bootcamp, sl...
 
 
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