Tag: employment

Rethink Immigration Reform

No sensible politician or civil servant can expect to entice a deep-pocketed individual or business to come into The Bahamas to do business and not...

Impractical Immigration Policy

We all agree that Bahamians should be entitled to every opportunity possible in The Bahamas. It is our country. Such nationalism, however, should not evolve...

Independent Employees Getting Short Shrift

Please allow me this opportunity as a Bahamian to speak out against contractual and independent employee agreements which represent some form of bullying....

Thompson Reinstatement Negotiations Continue

The government is involved in ongoing negotiations over Elizabeth Thompson’s reinstatement at BTC. BTC and union chiefs have been in discussions since Thompson's firing in...

Believing In The Young Bahamian Workforce

It is a terrifying time for young Bahamians entering the workforce and those who can seek opportunities outside the country furthering the 'brain drain' but...

The Concept of Earned Gratuity

The obligatory inclusion of 15 percent gratuity is without a doubt a point of frustration for most diners. Gratuity in The Bahamas is not so...