Morgans Hotel Group terminated its (Mondrian) hotel management agreement with Baha Mar and wants a temporary restraining order to halt an alleged “retaliatory” attempt by the resort to grab $10 million that it claims Baha Mar was not entitled to.
The Bahamas: Business
The region’s hotel occupancy fell by 0.4 percent in March compared to the same month in 2013, following a similar year-over-year decline in February.
The Chamber of Commerce is calling another meeting of the Exuma Advisory Council for next month, this time at Sandals Emerald Bay, which represents an important “second act” to its inaugural gathering late last year.
Winning a new Kia came as a big surprise to Gabriella Evans even though she had good odds – a one in five chance – as a finalist in BTCs recent “Text 2 Win” mobile phone contest. But win she did!
The Lyford Cay Foundation has elected a new chairman, Basil P Goulandris, who will be filling the position left vacant with the death of long-time chairman Manuel J Cutillas.
Believing that “service is our best teacher,” Ms Chervita Campbell has put her name forward as a candidate for Marco City to Freeport’s local government.
It’s a “frightening” statistic and one that financial experts at Colonial Pension Services (Bahamas) are hoping will not only lead to the enactment of pension legislation, but lure Bahamians to their upcoming seminar featuring personal finance guru, Suze Orman.
Extensive consultation has been undertaken with the tourism industry and across government and industry in both China and the Bahamas to guide the development of a Two Center Tourism Program with the Chinese tourist traveling to both the United States and Canada.
Celebration and reflection marked the 45th anniversary of Club 1600, the first branch of Toastmasters to be established in The Bahamas.