The new government administration aims to set prudent fiscal parameters for 2012/13 to get the Government’s fiscal house in order while at the same time trying to achieve its short-term priority initiatives.
The mandates of the Bahamas Development Bank and the Bahamas Agricultural and Industrial Corporation will be broadened to include provision of equity, credit guarantees and marketing and accounting support.
Moody’s negative outlook and the U.S. Crime Report on the Bahamas are the first formal signs of the struggles facing the new administration in preventing the sinking of the Bahamian economy.
In his first public appearance in two years 81-year-old Sir Sean Connery took to the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange to ring the bell.
Faced with overwhelming evidence against him, Garth Hall admitted to the armed robbery of FirstCaribbean International bank in Sandyport. He was sentenced to six years in prison
The USA is offering the equivalent of roughly half a billion crowns to the Czech Republic it gained through the sale of financier Viktor Kozeny’s mundane mountain chalet in Colorado.
A survey has indicated that 83% of top trust specialists in Geneva and Zurich believe the newly launched Bahamas Executive Entity will be an important tool in the financial services industry.
Bahamian entrepreneurs can secure up to $100,000 to develop innovative business ideas through the Compete Caribbean program.
The contract, valued at $4.6 million, encompasses 243 cameras strategically deployed throughout New Providence, which breaks down to about $20,000 per camera.