The Government of the Bahamas is continuing its public education efforts on the impending Value Added Tax (VAT) implementation with a full month of community presentations.
Lance Knowles and George Mosko, the two young Bahamians whose unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) photography and cinematography business has skyrocketed since its launch just over one year ago, today said they will seek government’s consideration of regulating the rapidly expanding drone industry.
Palm Cay representatives returned from the Miami International Boat Show this week with reports of their best year ever in the show that spans 2.5 million square feet, attracting tens of thousands of visitors shopping or dreaming over a fantasy land of boats, all things marine, exotic destinations and, more recently, real estate.
On Thursday, February 27, 2014, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivered remarks to the United States Congress in Washington, D.C. on the 2013 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (HRRs).
Bahamas Realty Ltd. is taking part in a prestigious international real estate event February 23-25 at Wynn Las Vegas. Bahamas Realty’s CEO, Larry Roberts, will be representing the company in the 2014 Luxury Portfolio Summit.
The country’s decision to implement VAT was not as a result of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) holding a gun to the head of The Bahamas government, Ministry of Finance Consultant Ishmael Lightbourne told dozens of people gathered at the Ministry of Finance’s VAT information forum at Evangelistic Temple recently.
In November 2013, Bahamas Striping launched its first annual ‘The Dollar That Could Project’ which sought to raise $60,000 through a dollar drive campaign for one month in aid of The Bahamas Red Cross, Special Olympics Bahamas, BAARK, and The Bahamas Humane Society.
A Nassau-based online brokerage run by a U.S. investor is projecting that he will increase his all-Bahamian staff five-fold in the next “two to three years”.
The International Society of Hotel Association Executives (ISHAE) has awarded its 2013 Award of Excellence in Education and Training to the Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association.