Posts Tagged ‘New Providence’


U.S. Embassy Closure in observance of the U.S. Presidents’ Day Holiday

Friday, February 16th, 2018

The United States Embassy will be closed on Monday, February 19th, in observance of the Presidents' Day holiday.  Please be advised that the Embassy will resume normal business operations on Tuesday, February 20th at 8:00 a.m.

For any emergencies involving U.S. citizens, please contact the U.S. Citizens Services Unit of the U.S. Embassy’s Consular Section via telephone: 242-322-1181...

U.S. Embassy Donates Nearly $250,000 in Ballistics Protective Gear to Bahamian Law Enforcement

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

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On February 15, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Denver Herren presented the Royal Bahamas Police Force Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ferguson, and his team with over $245,000 worth of new ballistic vests, gear, uniforms, and equipment for several RBPF units to protect them in the line of duty. 

At the handover ceremony, the Chargé d’ Affaires highlighted the Embassy’s close partnership with The Bahamas...

U.S. Embassy Donates Nearly $250,000 in Ballistics Protective Gear to Bahamian Law Enforcement

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

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On February 15, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Denver Herren presented the Royal Bahamas Police Force Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ferguson, and his team with over $245,000 worth of new ballistic vests, gear, uniforms, and equipment for several RBPF units to protect them in the line of duty. 

At the handover ceremony, the Chargé d’ Affaires highlighted the Embassy’s close partnership with The Bahamas...

BTC to expand reach, offering new products and services

Monday, February 5th, 2018

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BTC continues to expand its reach and accessibility to products and services. This year, the company will continue its efforts to roll out broadband and its advanced IP television product, FLOW TV, nationwide. Additionally, BTC aims to place “big business tools in small business hands”, and make communications services easily accessible to small business owners throughout the country.

To make this all possible, BTC is augmenting its salesforce, recruiting a crew of exciting and energetic team members...

Sweepstake Winner Thanks Campari For A “dream Prize”

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

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CAMPARI recently announced that New Providence resident Michael Cooper was named the lucky winner of the brand’s “Enter to win a trip to Trinidad Carnival” sweepstake.

The promotion took place during the months of November and December of last year and participants got the chance to enter by simply purchasing a bottle of Campari.

Gary Sands Takes Helm at Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Company

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

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Gary Sands is making history in the beverage industry worldwide. He is one of the youngest persons ever to take the helm of a major beverage company. At the age of 27, Gary has recently been promoted to General Manager of Jimmy’s Wines & Spirits with a staff of 60 under his management. He will command the operations at all Jimmy’s locations in Nassau, North Eleuthera and Abaco except for Freeport, Grand Bahama where the parent company, Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Company is located. Jimmy’s has eight distribution centers in New Providence, Freeport, North Eleuthera and Marsh Harbor, Abaco.

As General Manager, Gary is now responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company, and also has marketing, sales and accounts under his purview...


BTC Tower Rigger to receive an International Award

Monday, January 29th, 2018

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BTC’s Senior Manager of Mobile Network Operations, Clement Rolle, will receive the Chairman’s Coin Award from the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) next month in Nashville, Tennessee.

This award is presented to individuals that have showcased dedication and service to the mission of NATE. Every Year, only 3 individuals have the privilege to receive this international award. BTC is ecstatic to have a member of their team rewarded on this level.

Clement plays an essential role in the company as the only tower rigger in the business...

RBC Announces Digital Change Initatives and Branch Consolidations

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

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RBC is on an ongoing journey of transformation and innovation in the Caribbean, and around the world. As part of this journey, banking solutions for clients will continue to evolve and improve.
 
Having recently launched an industry-leading mobile App, nearly 25,000 active users in The Bahamas are currently enjoying the benefits and convenience of 24/7 access to conduct their banking anywhere and anytime on their mobile device...

AML celebrates the Grand Opening of Solomon’s Yamacraw

Sunday, January 21st, 2018

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AML Foods Limited officially opened its newest retail outlet Solomon’s Yamacraw. The 38,000 square-foot grocery store is located on Yamacraw Hill Road. AML invested a total of $14.5 million into the development. 

The Hon. Ellsworth Johnson, Minister of State for Legal Affairs and Member of Parliament for Yamacraw joined the company’s Board of Directors and leadership team during a ribbon cutting ceremony at the new location this morning...

Warwick Silver Autumn Foundation hosts Training, Education Program in conjunction with Ministry’s Community Bahamahost Programme

Monday, January 15th, 2018

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The non-profit Warwick Silver Autumn Foundation organized its first official hospitality training and educational programme at the end of 2017 in conjunction with the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation’s Community BahamaHost Programme and will launch its second training event on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at the Warwick Paradise Island - Bahamas.
 
The Foundation’s primary mandate is to provide educational programs to young adults so they can develop vocational skills related to the hospitality industry. Training is also provided in other areas vital to entering the workforce including communication skills, customer service...