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News The Bahamas » Trade: Chief Wto Negotiatorto 'Fight' For Retailers

News channel or source: http://www.tribune242.com/news/2018/feb/22/chief-wto-negotiator-to-fight-for-retailers/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

GRAND Bahama has not been able to realise its full potential because potential exporters have no market access protection, the Bahamas' lead World Trade Organisation (WTO) negotiator said yesterday. Raymond Winder, during a presentation at a 'State of the ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: Queen conch dying out in the Bahamas despite marine parks

News channel or source: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/02/queen-conch-dying-out-in-the-bahamas-despite-marine-parks/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Queen conch fisheries outside protected areas in the Bahamas are experiencing intense fishing pressure ... Despite CITES listing conch as an Appendix II species in 1992, thus subjecting its trade to rigorous restrictions, fishing pressure continued to ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: Ancient DNA sheds light on what happened to the Taino, the native Caribbeans

News channel or source: https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/02/natives-of-the-caribbean-wiped-out-during-colonization-left-dna-behind/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Bahamas weren’t settled until 1,500 years ago ... But the bustling communities and widely flung trade networks that pre-dated European colonization are no more. It has long been suspected, however, that the Taino didn't die out altogether.

News The Bahamas » Trade: Aid and ad-hoc agendas create the tangled web of US-Caribbean relations

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/the-agenda/aid-and-ad-hoc-agendas-create-the-tangled-web-of-us-caribbean-relations_124844?profile=1096
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

In 2017, the US enjoyed a balance of trade surplus of US$6.08 billion with all Caricom countries except Trinidad and Tobago. The largest surpluses were enjoyed with The Bahamas (US$2.4 billion), Jamaica (US$1.7 billion), St Lucia (US$519.1 million ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: France: Macron declares war on the unemployed

News channel or source: http://www.marxist.com/france-macron-declares-war-on-the-unemployed.htm
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

‘Negotiations’ with the trade unions should conclude in mid-February ... unemployed workers go on holiday “to the Bahamas”! Perhaps in five-star hotels? According to the current policy, a job search considered insufficient – or a refusal to ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: UK High Commission launches song contest

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/entertainment/uk-high-commission-launches-song-contest_125556?profile=1606
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The competition was announced by Asif Ahmad, British High Commissioner to Jamaica and the Bahamas, at the press briefing at the British High Commission on Trafalgar Road in St Andrew on Monday. It will be one of the trade fair's highlights and is scheduled ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: How an English pirate nearly sunk the fortunes of the East India Company

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/society/how-an-english-pirate-nearly-sunk-the-fortunes-of-the-east-india-company-when-he-attacked-aurangzebs-treasure-fleet/article22783704.ece
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Avery then became involved in the Atlantic slave trade for some years until he joined a Spanish ... Avery’s flotilla made its triumphant journey back to the Bahamas, the crew unaware of the consequences they would soon face once word of Ganj-i-Sawai ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: MSC Cruises introducing new ships, ports and a private island in winter 2019/20

News channel or source: http://www.seatrade-cruise.com/news/news-headlines/msc-cruises-introducing-new-ships-ports-and-a-private-island-in-winter-2019-20.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

MSC Cruises’ global winter 2019/2020 program features 17 ships including two new entrants, longer sailings in the Med, an exclusive private island in the Bahamas and a second world cruise. Sales are opening next week for MSC Grandiosa sailings - one of ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: How travel companies get away with 'free' cruise schemes

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/news/how-travel-companies-get-away-with-free-cruise-schemes/ar-BBJ1o51
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line's ship was chartered by the Federal ... A similar case against Caribbean brought on in 2015 by the Federal Trade Commission and attorneys general in 10 states, including Florida, ended in a permanent injunction for some of ...

News The Bahamas » Trade: Paul Pierce: 'Kevin Garnett and I were meant to be together'

News channel or source: http://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/22382739/paul-pierce-kevin-garnett-were-meant-together?src=rss
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

"Bahamas for me,'' Pierce said ... Pierce's crowning achievement in Boston. AP Photo/Charles Krupa His trade to Boston went through on July 31, 2007, and the moment Garnett walked into the practice facility, Pierce felt a surge of adrenaline.