Posts Tagged ‘Grand Bahama’


20th Grand Bahama Business Outlook On February 22: how to revitalize Grand Bahama

Saturday, February 17th, 2018

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The 20th Grand Bahama Business Outlook (GBBO), set for February 22, 2018, is bringing together public and private sector experts who will share key elements for the revitalization of the Grand Bahama economy, ranging from energy to technology solutions.  The event will be held at The Grand Lucayan Resort featuring Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Parliament for East Grand Bahama, K. Peter Turnquest as the keynote speaker.

Speaking at a press conference held at TCL Group’s headquarters, Joan Albury, President of TCL and founder of the seven-island Business Outlook Series...

GBPA’s Capital Arena Initiative to Announce 19 Finalist

Friday, February 16th, 2018

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A little over 6 months ago, executives of The Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited (GBPA), unveiled its Capital Arena Initiative, a grant funding project, to assist aspiring entrepreneurs and existing business owners. This week, the Port will announce the 19 finalists set to compete in GBPA’s Capital Arena, for a chance to receive up to $15,000 to start or grow their business.

GBPA’s Capital Arena Initiative seeks to introduce a minimum of 4 new businesses into the local economy annually. According to Ian Rolle, GBPA President, the Port hopes to identify the best business ideas local entrepreneurs have to offer and assist with funding and support for these businesses to flourish...

GBPA’s Capital Arena Initiative to Announce 19 Finalist

Friday, February 16th, 2018

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A little over 6 months ago, executives of The Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited (GBPA), unveiled its Capital Arena Initiative, a grant funding project, to assist aspiring entrepreneurs and existing business owners. This week, the Port will announce the 19 finalists set to compete in GBPA’s Capital Arena, for a chance to receive up to $15,000 to start or grow their business.

GBPA’s Capital Arena Initiative seeks to introduce a minimum of 4 new businesses into the local economy annually. According to Ian Rolle, GBPA President, the Port hopes to identify the best business ideas local entrepreneurs have to offer and assist with funding and support for these businesses to flourish...

Broker James Sarles showcasing Grand Bahama on HGTV on Feb 11th.

Saturday, February 10th, 2018

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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - When Bahamas Life conducted the casting call for their new HGTV series highlighting real estate opportunities in The Bahamas, broker James Sarles of Coldwell Banker James Sarles Realty was chosen to showcase what Grand Bahama Island has to offer.

A Canadian couple is ready to put the hectic pace of Montreal behind them by unwinding in an island home. After experiencing the sun, sand and direct access to the open ocean, these avid boaters fell in love with Grand Bahama and now want to make the island their permanent home. It's now up to their realtor, James Sarles,

Grand Bahama “Labour on the Blocks” Event – February 17th

Thursday, February 1st, 2018

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On Saturday, 17th February, 2018, the Ministry of Labour and the Grand Bahama Department of Labour will host “Labour on the Blocks” at the Susan J. Wallace Park at Columbus Drive and Nansen Avenue on Saturday, 17th February from 11:00am to 4:00pm.

Senator Dion A. Foulkes, Minister of Labour, along with Senior Executives from the Department of Labour will be in attendance...

Grand Bahama “Labour on the Blocks” Event – February 17th

Thursday, February 1st, 2018

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On Saturday, 17th February, 2018, the Ministry of Labour and the Grand Bahama Department of Labour will host “Labour on the Blocks” at the Susan J. Wallace Park at Columbus Drive and Nansen Avenue on Saturday, 17th February from 11:00am to 4:00pm.

Senator Dion A. Foulkes, Minister of Labour, along with Senior Executives from the Department of Labour will be in attendance...

Bahamian Brewery & Beverage Company crowns winners of its Anniversary Scratch & Win Promotion

Monday, January 29th, 2018

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The Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Company (BBB) is best known for its mantra of being “Truly Bahamian” and over the course of a decade has worked to live up to it by providing Bahamians and visitors alike with the best beers in The Bahamas. Not only has the brewery built multiple successful local brands, but through International partnerships, is the exclusive distributor of the world-renowned Anheuser-Busch brands which include Budweiser and Bud Light, as well as Caribbean Beer Brand Presidente’...

Brand Lovers –It’s time to package and market your company for success!

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018


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Freeport, Grand Bahama – A company’s public image is determined by a leader’s ability to successfully brand their products or services.  On February 1st, 2018 Brand Lovers workshop will focus on Brand Definition, Team Building, Finances, Elite Branding and Social Media.

Entrepreneurs, creatives and marketing professionals will have the chance to come together in an intimate environment where they will be fueled by the creativity and innovation needed to take their brands to the next level. Our main goal is to engage and empower attendees with the tools to be successful on all levels...

The 17th Annual Grand Bahama Christmas Bird Count

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

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For the past 17 years Grand Bahama has participated in the so-called "Christmas Bird Count" (CBC), a census that began 116 years ago in the United States and now includes all the Canadian Provinces, the Caribbean, Bahamas, South America as well as several Pacific Islands. On a chosen day between December 15th and January 5th birds are counted within a 15 mile circle from sunrise to sunset.

The Audubon Christmas Bird Count harnesses volunteer power to gather knowledge that may shape conservation policy. The count data is becoming increasingly important not only in documenting current climate change but is predicting its future effects on bird populations...

The 17th Annual Grand Bahama Christmas Bird Count

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

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For the past 17 years Grand Bahama has participated in the so-called "Christmas Bird Count" (CBC), a census that began 116 years ago in the United States and now includes all the Canadian Provinces, the Caribbean, Bahamas, South America as well as several Pacific Islands. On a chosen day between December 15th and January 5th birds are counted within a 15 mile circle from sunrise to sunset.

The Audubon Christmas Bird Count harnesses volunteer power to gather knowledge that may shape conservation policy. The count data is becoming increasingly important not only in documenting current climate change but is predicting its future effects on bird populations...