The Bahamas: Business

3 years ago

IDB: VAT Delay Raises Downgrade Risk

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IDB: VAT Delay Raises Downgrade Risk

The IDB says that The Bahamas has “furthered worsened its potential” to be subject to a downgrade of its credit rating by international agencies as a result of pushing back the implementation date for VAT.

3 years ago

Diplomat To Take Up U.S. Embassy Role

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Diplomat To Take Up U.S. Embassy Role

Lisa Johnson, a career diplomat, has been assigned by the United States Department of State to be Deputy Chief of Mission at the US Embassy in Nassau and is scheduled to arrive in the Bahamas on June 28.

3 years ago

Atlantis Celebrates 20 Years In The Bahamas

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Atlantis Celebrates 20 Years In The Bahamas

Atlantis is celebrating the iconic resort’s 20th anniversary. The resort, a creation of visionary entrepreneur Sol Kerzner and now owned by Brookfield, will honor this occasion with a year-long celebration.

4 years ago

New Director General of Tourism Appointed

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New Director General of Tourism Appointed

Joy Ann Jibrilu has been appointed the new Director General of Tourism, replacing thirty year Tourism veteran, David Johnson who will become the new Chief Executive Officer of the Hotel Corporation of The Bahamas.

4 years ago

Tessa Lightbourne is ‘Bourne Sweets’

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Tessa Lightbourne is ‘Bourne Sweets’

Tessa “Monet” Lightbourne can now boast that she’s an award-winning baker after capturing the inaugural dessert competition in the second annual Bahamas Smokin’ Hot BBQ competition – with a cookie.

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