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Support Grows for CARICOM Tourism Platform

 Bahamas’ Christie gains fans after recent speech on tourism By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Bahamas Prime Minister Perry Christie’s recent speech underscoring the importance of tourism to the regional economy is finding support from the region’s hotel industry. The Caribbean Hotel & …

Bahamas PM Defends Offshore Economies in Speech to UN General Assembly

 Above: Bahamas PM Perry Christie (UN Photo/Ryan Brown) By the Caribbean Journal staff The United Nations needs to develop mechanisms to govern offshore financial services in order to protect small offshore economies, Bahamas Prime Minister Perry Christie told the UN …

Bahamas, China Agree on $8 Million Technical Support Package

 Above: Nassau (CJ Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff The Bahamas and China have agreed on a new package of technical support totaling $8 million, the two countries announced this weekend. Bahamas Prime Minister Perry Christie was in Trinidad to …