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CBOB: Economy ‘Subdued’, Jobs Tied To Growth


In its first report since the Department of Statistics (DOS) released gross domestic product (GDP) figures showing three consecutive years of contraction in the economy, The Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) has struck a somber tone, forecasting “only marginal gains” and “subdued domestic economic activity”, even with robust tax collection efforts led by the over-performing value-added tax (VAT).

Last Updated on Monday, 13 June 2016 08:42

Caribbean Travel Marketplace returns to Bahamas


The region's largest and most significant marketing forum, Caribbean Travel Marketplace, will return to The Bahamas for the second consecutive year when the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) will be staging the event from January 31 to February 2, 2017 at Atlantis, Paradise Island.

In addition to CHTA, Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2017 will be organized with the support of The Bahamas’ Ministry of Tourism, the Nassau/Paradise Island Promotion Board (NPIPB), the Paradise Island Tourism Development Association (PITDA) and the Bahamas Hotel & Tourism Association (BHTA).

Last Updated on Monday, 13 June 2016 08:43

Preparing To Mount A Title Defense


The Bahamas’ 10-man team to the June Taste of the Caribbean competition has a target on its back going into the region’s premier culinary competition as defending champions; but they are deep in the trenches training to mount that successful title defense.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 June 2016 08:40

Standing Room Only At BHTA’s 2015 Annual General Meeting


The Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association’s 2015 annual general meeting welcomed over 100 members, industry stakeholders and partners, who gathered to hear BHTA President Stuart Bowe and executive committee representatives review the year’s efforts, events and activities and speak of the goals for 2016.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 June 2016 08:39

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