The Bahamas Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Maritime tactical planning course held at Barbados Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... cooperation throughout the region." Participants on this course were from Barbados, Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago. ...


  2. Award of controversial Bahamas power company contract delayed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... whether to accept or disregard that expert recommendation. However, according to the Tribune newspaper in The Bahamas, a US public company, Carolinas-based PowerSecure, "is effectively the only contender remaining at the table for the BEC management ...


  3. Stranded passengers check-in to local hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | WPTV Local News

    More than 900 passengers were told to call customer service to get a refund or reschedule their cruise Sunday. Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line had to cancel it's 2 night Grand Celebration cruise to the Bahamas after the Coast Guard did not give the ship final approval to sail.


  4. Sunwing Vacations Receives International Tour Operator of the Year...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Market Wire

    Sunwing Vacations was named 'International Tour Operator of the Year' at the 16th annual Cacique Awards in Nassau, Bahamas on Saturday January 24, 2015. One of the most prestigious events on the Islands of the Bahamas' calendar, the awards serve as an opportunity for the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism to pay tribute to both companies and individuals who have made significant contributions to the country's tourism and hospitality industries.


  5. SFO to install 40 Automated Passport Control kiosksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 |

    ... BorderXpress Automated Passport Control kiosks will go live at Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau, The Bahamas in February 2015. Interested in learning more about improving your passenger experience? At FTE Europe 2015 , which will take ...


  6. 'Hot to Cold' at the National Building Museum shows how climate inspires architecture firm BIGRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A power plant you can ski down, an apartment building you can bike through and an exhibit space that folds up into an arch or a band shell - these are all inventions of the Bjarke Ingels Group , a Copenhagen, Denmark, and New York-based architecture firm known for flaunting convention. Like their buildings, BIG's retrospective at the National Building Museum doesn't fit into the usual gallery mold.


  7. EDITORIAL: Getting them and keeping themRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Western Star

    ... to a foreign land. Consider then, how someone from abroad must feel when first coming to Newfoundland from, say, the Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Brazil, China, Colombia ... and the list goes on. Those are just a few of the 24 native countries of ...


  8. A different look at Sargassum seaweedRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Trinadad Express

    ... its background. During 2011, massive quantities of drifting Sargassum washed up throughout the Caribbean, from The Bahamas, throughout the Greater and Lesser Antilles, and Trinidad and Tobago. A similar event occurred this year. On the windward side ...


  9. US Coast Guard rescues 2 Americans stranded on Bahamas cayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WTOV9

    ... Bahamas (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued two American boaters stranded on a tiny uninhabited island in the Bahamas. The two U.S. citizens were moving a motorboat from the Turks & Caicos Islands to the Florida city of Fort Pierce when the ...


  10. Two men stranded on remote Bahamas island rescued by US Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Motor vessel Bye-Luv Ya-Sea Ya hard aground after taking on water and washing ashore on Lady Slipper Key, just north of Crooked Island, Bahamas. MIAMI, USA -- Two stranded men are safe after the US Coast Guard rescued them off an island in The Bahamas on Tuesday afternoon.


  11. Second Bahamas police officer charged in sex tapes caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Artesia Davis Nassau Guardian Senior Reporter NASSAU, Bahamas -- A police constable was charged in The Bahamas on Tuesday with criminal libel and causing harm for allegedly publishing videos of a woman having sex and beating her up. Christopher Thompson, 19, pleaded not guilty to charges of intentional libel and causing harm during his arraignment before Chief Magistrate Joyann Ferguson-Pratt.


  12. Where to cavort with critters in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | USA Today

    ... feel them brushing your face with their wings and sucking squid from your fingers. Atlantis Paradise Island in The Bahamas boasts one of the largest outdoor marine habitats in the world, counting over fifty thousand animals. There's an overwhelming ...


  13. CenPOS Signs Exclusive Agreement With Bank of The BahamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | PRWeb

    CenPOS signs exclusive agreement with Bank of The Bahamas to provide CenPOS processing technology in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas We wanted to partner with a local Bahamian Bank that understood the local business needs and was willing to create their own blue ocean strategy through the adoption of CenPOS's technology offering, ultimately making the competition irrelevant. CenPOS announced today that it has signed a mutually exclusive processing agreement and acquiring services with Bank of The Bahamas.


  14. Bahamas Spirits market: New market data releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 |

    The report presents detailed historic and forecast data on the Spirits consumption trends in The Bahamas, offering consumption volume and value at market and category level. Bringing together Canadeans research, modeling, and analysis expertise to develop uniquely detailed market data, it allows both foreign and domestic companies to identify the market dynamics of overall spirits sales, and remain sensitive to those categories that will be in the ascendency in the coming years.


  15. US - Thanks' to CaricomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Trinadad Express

    ... Heads of Government in Washington. In his response, current Caricom chairman, Prime Minister Perry Christie of The Bahamas, referred to Caricom and the USA as having a "kith and kin relationship" which allows them to have a "shared vision". Well, so ...


  16. Cuban migration surges on fear of policy changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    President Obama's opening to Cuba has accelerated a surge in Cuban migration to the United States, the latest U.S. statistics show, as many on the island grow worried that America's long-standing immigration benefits for Cubans are now in jeopardy. Last month the Coast Guard intercepted 481 Cubans in rickety boats and rafts, a 117 percent increase from December 2013.


  17. Economic Freedom Declines in Central, South America, 2015 Index ShowsRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... category. Guatemala 's 0.8-point slide nearly caused it to join the ranks of the "mostly unfree," while The Bahamas recorded a 1.1-point loss last year, falling further into the economic freedom category of "moderately free."


  18. Blizzard to Bliss: The Bahamas Talk New Non-Stops From NewarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Market Wire

    Just as everyone in the northeastern part of the country was preparing for the monstrous "Blizzard of 2015" this past weekend, The Bahamas Tourist Office spent some time at the New York Times Travel Show to promote Vacation Express' non-stop, all-inclusive vacations, taking flight this spring to Grand Bahama Island . "The New York Times Travel Show is a great place to get a lot of exposure," said Dornell Dean, Sr. Business Development Manager for The Bahamas Tourist Office.


  19. Houston's airports set record for passenger traffic in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ARUBA: Southwest Airlines is set to debut its first international service from Hobby Airport, a Saturday-only flight to Aruba, on March 7. Meanwhile, United is expanding its service to the southern Caribbean island with flights on Saturdays and Sundays through early May 2015. CANCUN, Mexico : Low-cost carrier Viva Aerobus began flights to CancAon Dec. 3; the service is five times per week excluding Tuesday and Saturday.


  20. Bahamas Day Pass Launches with the Most Sought After Resort Shore...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | PRWeb

    Bahamas Day Pass gives cruisers the ability to spend the day at two of the most popular resorts in the Bahamas including Atlantis resort We are seeing more and more cruisers opting to relax and take advantage of the amenities that these resorts offer while in port World Travel Holdings, the world's largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, announces the launch of Bahamas Day Pass. Bahamas Day pass gives cruisers the opportunity to spend the day at two of the most popular resorts while in port at Nassau, Bahamas.