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Dames speaks on Permanent Registry

Legislation to amend the Parliamentary Elections Bill is before parliament as the country pushes to join others in the region with the establishment of...

Government Plans for Permanent Voter Register

The government is taking steps to implement a permanent voter register, and legislation is expected to be tabled in the house of assembly within...

2020/2021 Fiscal Period Begins

The finance minister today implored Bahamians to take advantage of the tax concessions and duty reductions outlined in the 2020/2021 Budget. The new fiscal period begins today.

Emergency Orders Still Stand

The Government averting a free for all with the dawning of new COVID-19 emergency orders. In a last minute move, Governor General, His Excellency Cornelius Smith yesterday signed a new Proclamation of Emergency which took effect at midnight.

Emergency Powers Not Yet Extended

Despite building anticipation, the Emergency Powers COVID-19 Orders have not yet been extended. Prime Minister the Most Honourable Dr. Hubert Minnis on Monday tabled a resolution which would push the orders to July 31, several weeks after...