Experts say that it would have been impossible to capture and smuggle iguanas out of The Bahamas without the help of corrupt Bahamians.
The Bahamas: Headlines
Bowing to public pressure, the government has abandoned plans to introduce value-added tax (VAT) at 15 percent, and is looking at a lower rate and may also push back the implementation date, beyond July 1st.
It seems every week there is another ‘drowning’ at Potter’s Cay… making one wonder if there is more to these incidents than meets the eye.
“The key to good government is good people in government. Government is like an omelet; it is only as good as the eggs. If you got rotten eggs, you got a rotten omelet. I don’t care how much you pray over that.”
Many of those who make laws are in fact lawbreakers themselves. Their flagrant disregard for the law often goes unreported and unchallenged.
Just when you thought you’ve seen it all, the PLP shows you they can be even more corrupt than you ever imagined.
Opposition Leader Dr Hubert Minnis yesterday said the government should call a general election if it planned to go against the January 2013 referendum on web shops.
With more than $550 million in Real Property Taxes outstanding, Free National Movement Chairman Darron Cash urged the government to correct its tax collection system before imposing VAT on Bahamians.
From Handle’s Haus, an interesting theory of the war on drugs: But there is a much deeper and more sinister aspect to the drug issue that is both very complex and very dangerous to discuss openly.