Public access to tourism statistics has finally been restored after suddenly disappearing six months ago, with no information being reported for 2011 – the stats are a barometer for the economic health of the country.
Dominique Lefevre, Honorary Consul for France to The Bahamas and President of the Alliance Francaise des Bahamas paid a courtesy call on Antonio Rodrigue, Ambassador of the Republic of Haiti to The Bahamas.
Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham outlined several amendments to the election act which are expected to streamline the entire process.
The turnout was low for the June 23 Local Government elections in the city of Freeport, when compared to some Family Islands districts.
Strengthening its economic presence in Asia, The Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA) formally presented its credentials to a highly influential Chinese audience for the first time.
Democratic National Alliance leader Branville McCartney is demanding that the FNM disclose their campaign finances yet refuses to reveal his own financiers.
The ‘secret’ cables only serve to confirm what most Bahamians already know; Perry Christie is indecisive, most Bahamian judges are incompetent and Hubert Ingraham was confident the FNM would win the 2007 elections..
In what many would say is laughable, if it weren’t so serious, Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham has warned politicians to disassociate themselves from criminals as the next general election approaches.
U.S. diplomats are fully aware of the rampant corruption in Bahamian politics. This is revealed in one of the diplomatic cables that The Nassau Guardian received from WikiLeaks.