Government plans to reduce mandatory Value-Added Tax (VAT) registrants by 1,000 firms and focus all their attention on the 2,700 largest firms that account for 98 per cent of Bahamian GDP.
The Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited (GBPA) and government officials are pleased to confirm that Island Outsourcers will begin operations on Grand Bahama Island this fall.
Small contractors make up 75 to 80 percent of the overall construction sector and the harsh reality is that the overwhelming majority do not have the basic skills to successfully attain and execute a construction contract.
The sale of Esso (Bahamas) to a Caribbean company is being stalled to ensure that Bahamians are given “first right of refusal” in any potential deal.
Frank Comito, Executive Vice President for the past ten years of the Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association, will be stepping down effective January 30th, 2014 to pursue other opportunities.
The Go-Trade Business Expo 2013 is set for Freeport this October 26th at the Sir Jack Hayward High School, offering businesses a networking, business-building opportunity.
Silver Airways is expanding its network and kicking off its new flight schedule with a fare sale for Bahamas to Florida destinations.
Bimini Biological Field Station Foundation is applauding government’s support of the proposed North Bimini Marine Reserve, but beseeching decision-makers and developers to protect Bimini’s “majestic, pristine waters”.
Commonwealth Bank officially signed $2.1 million contracts with architects, engineers and contractors for the renovation and expansion of its Oakes Field branch.