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Regional leaders arrive in The Bahamas – photos

Friday, September 6th, 2019 | Filed Under: News & Press

.... (BIS Photos/Yontalay Bowe)......


OPIC concludes regional tour

Friday, May 24th, 2019 | Filed Under: News & Press

...re. He also met with heads of state including Bahamian Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis, Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness, Haitian President Jovenel Moise, Dominican President Danilo Medina, and St Lucian Prime Minister Allen Chastanet. Bohigian led an OPIC delegation to the Caribbean region to explore investment opportunities in energy and other critical sectors, and strengthen relationships with countries who are key partners in fostering......


Consolidated Water appoints new chair

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 | Filed Under: News & Press

...plants, has announced changes to its Board of Directors. Local businessman Ethan Adderley has been appointed to the board, effective as of year-end 2018. The company also announced that long-serving board member, Sir William Allen, has stepped down. Consolidated Water Bahamas Ltd board chairman, Wilmer Pergande said: “The Board warmly welcomes local Bahamian businessman, Ethan Adderley. We look forward to his contributions including his proven......


Yacht racing: sailing with the Stars

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010 | Filed Under: Features

...Cayard won in Buenos Aires in 1988, he says, is still his most treasured prize. “Everybody loves to come to The Bahamas, not only because of the quality of the sailing, but also for the lifestyle and hospitality,” says Bill Allen, president of the International Star Class Yacht Racing Association. “The country is also home to Sir Durward, who has been one of the best Star sailors ever–in the top four or five that has ever lived.” All hands on......


Bahamas eyes yacht registry overhaul

Thursday, January 21st, 2010 | Filed Under: Features

...end to be around 39 ft. Superyacht:?Twice as large as standard yachts, features include spiral staircases, salons, hot tubs and other luxury amenities. Megayacht: To earn the prefix “mega” a yacht has to be at least 147 ft long. These extravagant toys are even more lavishly appointed and could include elevators and aft garages. Gigayacht: The average length is around 275 ft. An example of a gigayacht is Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s......


Wealth-X reveals top billionaire island owners

Thursday, June 27th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...lt, the French luxury business titan, whose 133-acre Indigo Island comprises hilltop villas, pristine beaches and a small marina; Google CEO Larry Page who owns the 30-acre Eustatia Island in the British Virgin Islands; Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and chairman of Vulcan Inc., owner of the 292-acre Allan island off Washington State in the US; and Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich, who owns New Holland Island off St Petersburg, Russia. For......


PM remarks on Bar Association’s new complex

Monday, April 22nd, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...tification for gender bias or gender inequality in a modern, enlightened society such as we hold ourselves out to be. At any rate, the ever increasing population of the bar presents both exciting opportunities and pressing challenges. High on this list must be the need for lawyers to develop a higher degree of specialization. Just as “general practitioners” in medicine have become an endangered species because patients are demanding specialists......


Bahamas hosts judicial conferences

Friday, October 7th, 2011 | Filed Under: News & Press

...ging the Law Closer to the People. Among government officials in attendance were Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs John Delaney, Permanent Secretary Archie Nairn and Director of Public Prosecution Vinette Graham-Allen. Members of the National Youth Choir directed by Patricia Bazzard performed for the event. In his welcome remarks Chief Justice Sir Michael Barnett said The Bahamas is faced with challenges inherent in an archipelago......


Cloud Carib hosts Nassau presentation

Friday, August 3rd, 2012 | Filed Under: News & Press

...presented the Citrix vision for the Executive of the Future, and discussed the cost savings and operational efficiencies organizations can realize through the latest cloud computing technologies.     Matt Allen, Sr. Systems Engineer with NComputing, showed how the latest N400 devices when used with Citrix VDI solutions, can replace PC's for a low, sub-$150 price-point, while simplifying management and significantly......


Scotiabank appoints new MD

Monday, December 9th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...ions in nine countries–Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados (as country manager), Dominica, Grenada, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Maarten and St Vincent & The Grenadines. Scotiabank Bahamas chairman Anthony Allen notes: “Sean brings with him a wealth of banking knowledge and experience, and strong leadership skills. We are pleased to welcome him to The Bahamas and are certain of his ability to manage our operations and play a......


Sustainable Staniel Cay

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 | Filed Under: Features

...beach and happily swimming out to greet boats in search of scraps to eat. Feeding them has become a popular tourist attraction and visitors come from all over the world to see them. A short boat ride from Big Major’s Spot is Allen’s Cay, which is also a popular stop for visitors as it is home to critically endangered Bahamian rock iguanas. “Staniel Cay is different. It is special,” says Nicole Ferguson, a native of the island who has worked in......


Bahamas Striping opens $2M facility

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 | Filed Under: News & Press

...r another subsidiary of Bahamas Striping, Caribbean Paving Solutions. Caribbean Paving Solutions will provide pavement rejuvenators and cold patch asphalt products. Managing director of Bahamas Striping Group of Companies Dr Allen Albury said: “At present we have established exclusive distributorship agreements for The Bahamas and the Caribbean for two environment friendly advanced products. Until we commence full scale manufacturing in 2015, we......


The Bahamas Investor – July 2015 Press release

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 | Filed Under: News & Press

...ted two Nassau-born professionals with the experience and the passion to drive the business forward. Managing director of CIBC Trust Company (Bahamas) Ltd Carmen Butler and managing director of banking services Marie Rodland-Allen are overseeing the bank’s expansion in the region, as it targets new markets in the Caribbean and Latin America. Launching private wealth management centres in the Cayman Islands and The Bahamas, with another soon to......


Southern Bimini airport to get upgrade

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 | Filed Under: News & Press

...o commence and accommodate night flights and ultimately improving the island’s tourism industry, as well as providing employment for Bahamians, and will cost around $400,000. Managing director of Airport Maintenance Services Allen Albury said at the signing last week: “Today ushers in a new day for scores of young Bahamians. Airport Maintenance Services is about opening up new opportunities and possibilities for young Bahamians. Times have......


LPIA staff bag American Airlines award – photos

Thursday, December 17th, 2015 | Filed Under: News & Press

...ican Airlines) American Airlines and its partners at LPIA receive the Customer Cup Award for the third quarter 2015. Pictured: (from left) Kevin McDonald, vice president – Facilities, Nassau Airport Development Company (NAD); Deborah Coleby, vice president – Operations, NAD; Tyrone Sawyer, senior director – Airlift Development, Bahamas Ministry of Tourism; Caroline Hollingsworth, general manager – American Airlines, Bahamas; Aretha Allen,......

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