Business owners and entrepreneurs attending this year’s 2010 Visionary Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs Awards Conference, slated for October 18, are being encouraged to adopt an aggressive survival mentality.
The Bahamas: Business
The board of the Broadcasting Corporation of The Bahamas is proposing to let go 93 employees as the BCB transitions to public service broadcasting.
Chamber of Commerce president, Khaalis Rolle, warns that full membership in the World Trade Organisation will force a “significant shift in the economic landscape of the Bahamas”.
Usman Saadat, currently the Director of Policy and Regulation, will move into his new position as CEO at the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) next month.
NUA Insurance Agents & Brokers has opened a third Service Centre location in New Providence on Carmichael Road, just East of Bahamas Faith Ministries.
A one-day seminar focusing on the captive insurance market is scheduled to be held at the British Colonial Hilton Hotel on Monday, September 20, starting at 9:00 a.m.
The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce announces a workshop to be held on September 15, 2010 at 9:00am – 4:00pm at the British Colonial Hilton.
A report by the UN’s Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) showed that Bahamian exports dropped even further in the first two months of 2010.
Newly reported seismic data has reportedly confirmed the potential of billions of dollars worth of oil under the waters of the Bahamas, especially in the Cay Sal Bank area.