“At least 20 more restaurants” are needed in downtown Nassau if it is going to be transformed into a nighttime destination attracting locals and tourists, says Downtown Nassau Partnership’s co-chairman
Topic: Bay Street
Shoppers and tourists on Bay Street, in downtown Nassau were shocked and frightened when a police officer started shooting at a suspect, who was attempting to escape.
Between the Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of Youth, Sports & Culture (aka the Ministry of Junkanoo) Bay Street Retailers have been slammed dunked so hard, it’s questionable if they will survive through Christmas.
Not more than 100 feet away fromj the Straw market there are at least three shops stuffed with illegal counterfeit bags, with sales people mulling around in the streets, their arms full with bags as they call out to people.
The Bahamas’ Golden Knights will be given a “down home” reception during this weekend’s Goombay Summer Festival in recognition of their gold medal accomplishment at the Olympic Games.
The Bahamas Government has put in place several pieces of legislation dealing with concessions to promote Bahamian entrepreneurship and business expansion.
More than 150 invited guests are expected to be on hand when Minister of Tourism & Aviation Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace officially opens the new BTC store at the western entrance of historic Nassau.
Firefighters worked through the night trying to put out a blaze that completely destroyed the historic Pompey Museum and damaged other buildings as it ravaged Bay Street.
Beginning November 23 until the end of November, night-time paving will take place on Bay Street between 7 pm to 6 am.