Grand Bahama


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Grand Bahama:

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, officially Commonwealth of the Bahamas, independent nation (2015 est. pop. 387,000), 4,403 sq mi (11,404 sq km), in the Atlantic Ocean, consisting of some 700 islands and islets and about 2,400 cays, beginning c.50 mi (80 km) off SE Florida and extending c.
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Grand Bahama

an island in the Atlantic, in the W Bahamas. Pop.: 46 994 (2000). Area: 1114 sq. km (430 sq. miles)
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The certification of 15 new business owners and the expectation of the programs being extended to not just a third, but also a fourth group of individuals has brought to light what Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator Kwasi Thompson has been touting all along that small businesses will be a big part of the economic turnaround for Grand Bahama.
Founded in 2011, Okyanos is located in Freeport, Grand Bahama, just 30 minutes from southern Florida.
Authorities said the Lear jet exploded on impact with a crane at the Grand Bahama Ship Yard and plunged into a junkyard below as it was making its landing approach for Grand Bahama about 5:10 p.
The crash occurred as people were gathering in Grand Bahama for the 2014 Global Leadership Forum.
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Starting January 16, 2014, Sunwing will be offering weekly winter service from Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Winnipeg and Edmonton to Freeport, Grand Bahama, along with year round flights from Toronto.
However, on this particular July afternoon, 10 miles south of Grand Bahama in the Northwest Providence Channel, we found six to eight packs of birds, but no visual signs of fish.
The Bahaman tourism minister has said that a major resort is to be re-opened in Grand Bahama.
Distinctively located on a powdery white sand beach, on the sapphire shores of the Caribbean Sea, the hotel will be the premier all-inclusive resort on Grand Bahama Island.
13 April 2012 - British investment firm TXO Plc (LON:TXO) said on Friday it had finalised a further cash and stock investment of GBP200,000 (USD319,000/EUR242,200) in Grand Bahama Group Limited (GBG) raising its stake in the oil explorer and lubricants distributor by 4% to 18.
Bahamas Ministry of Tourism on Monday announced that travellers can now book non-stop services between Grand Bahama Island and four US cities.
The exotic coin, plucked from the collection of a recently deceased unnamed Midland recluse, dates back to a haul of beach treasure discovered by divers off the coast of Grand Bahama back in 1964.