Incompetent police and lame prosecutors allowed two armed robbers who were responsible for a bank heist in Exuma four years ago to walk free, proving once again that crime pays in The Bahamas..
A popular Great Exuma resort and marina has shut its doors, in a move which will lead to job losses for employees and a reduction in destinations for visiting boaters.
A new business will soon open at Stocking Island, Exuma due to government assistance, said Exuma entrepreneur Daron “Big D” Tucker.
The stage has been set for the 60th National Family Island Regatta in which sailing sloops will take to the historic Elizabeth Harbour in competition and add another boost to this thriving economy.
For too long, Bahamian governments of all political persuasions have been backed into a corner to provide financial assistance for major investments, especially in the area of tourism.
Homeowners in the controversial Oceania Heights Development on Exuma are growing “apprehensive” and feel shut out from the negotiation process, according to their spokesperson.
Talisker, a Toronto-based firm that owns and operates several high-end retreats in North America, said that the deal to buy property in Exuma is off the table.
Sandals has made a positive impact in Exuma, amongst the residents and on the economy so it was well-received when the company decided to acquire the failed Four Seasons Grand Isle Resort and Spa.
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