Category: Politics

Miller Pushes Vote On Hangings

MP Leslie Miller said he will call for a vote on capital punishment when Parliament resumes next month, so the country can "deal with the...

British PM: Tax Haven Label Not Fair

Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron said it is no longer fair "to refer to any of the Overseas Territories or Crown Dependencies as tax havens."...

Bannister’s Resignation Not FNM-Related

Desmond Bannister says his resignation from the Senate has nothing to do with the Free National Movement or the party’s leader Dr Hubert Minnis....

U.S. Embassy Presents SUVs to Police Force

United States Chargé d’Affaires John Dinkelman and senior U.S. Embassy officials presented the Royal Bahamas Police Force with four new custom-made sport utility vehicles....

Online Gambling Possible in the Bahamas

Perry Christie supports online gambling in the country, remarking that it could return over $20 million a year in tax revenues but strong lobby groups...

St Kitts-Nevis Loyal To Taiwan

St Kitts and Nevis has stated there will not likely be a switch in relations from Taiwan to mainland China, even if the Caribbean nation's...

Rahming Not Accepted As Ambassador

After the US failed to accept Dr Elliston Rahming as the Bahamas’ Ambassador to Washington, the Bahamas has been forced to appoint Dr Eugene Newry...

Government Must Rethink Tax Plan

Ex-FNM Finance Minister said the Government should “rethink” its plan to introduce a 15 per cent Value Added Tax in mid-2014....