Tag: The Bahamas

The Bahamas issues travel advisory on the United States

The Bahamian Government has warned its young male citizens to avoid protests, and to be compliant with American law enforcement officers, in the wake of police-led shootings in the US

/ July 8, 2016

How can the Caribbean maximize on tourism investment?

Visitor demand is increasing, and if Caribbean governments are serious about returning their countries to economic stability, they need to focus much more on tourism and its integration with the wider economy.

/ September 14, 2015

Dominica grapples with grim aftermath of Tropical Storm Erika

Tropical Storm Erika has brought devastation to Dominica, with damage estimated in the tens of millions of dollars

/ August 28, 2015

It’s time for the Caribbean to get serious about cyber-security

The Caribbean is woefully unprepared, with governments and private sector usually failing to take any steps until it's too late.

/ August 14, 2015

Baha Mar: Too big to fail for The Bahamas

The massive investment in Baha Mar has made it too big to fail for The Bahamas. Its recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing is now impacting the Bahamian Government, national sovereignty, and the Bahamas’ relations with China

/ August 7, 2015

Christie urges Caribbean leaders to take tourism seriously

In his remarks during the handover of the CARICOM chair to Barbados, Bahamas Prime Minister beseeched Caribbean leaders to elevate the tourism industry to reap its economic benefits for the region

/ July 10, 2015