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Business Licence Online

The Department of Inland Revenue has announced the introduction of its new online application for Business Licences, scheduled to go live on August 4th, 2015.

The Online Tax Administration System (OTAS) will provide businesses with a simple, user-friendly, online application and payment system.…

TransFormation: Skills for Work

Closing the Skills Gap and Promoting Employment Opportunities for Youth in The Bahamas

The Inter-American Development Bank, the National Development Plan Unit within the Office of the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Labour and National Insurance, and the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce have…

Bahamas Government to Launch Short-Term Debt Security

The Government has announced plans to launch a new short-term debt security on July 22 via a $150 million offering to institutional investors. RoyalFidelity Merchant Bank & Trust, the Government’s lead advisor and placement agents, had revealed earlier this month that the upcoming $150…

The Bahamas Celebrates its 42nd Anniversary of Independence

Happy Independence, Bahamas!

Today The Bahamas celebrates 42 years of Independence. Celebrations abound, under the theme, “Our Children, Our Future”.

In his address to the nation on this auspicious occasion, Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie called on Bahamians…

Colina’s Financial Controller earns Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation

New credential helps company maintain “the strongest financial management team possible”

Life and health insurer Colina Insurance Limited announces that Financial Controller Antoinette Moxey has earned the globally recognized Certified Management Accountant (CMA)…

CARICOM States Strong Objection to EU “Blacklist”

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has stated its strong objection to the recent decision by the European Commission to “blacklist” a number of CARICOM Member States for allegedly not co-operating on tax law enforcement with European Union countries.

The Community, in a Statement…