408, 2017

(VIDEO) DPM and Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest speaks to the GB business community at July luncheon

August 4th, 2017|Chamber News, Monthly Business Luncheon|Comments Off on (VIDEO) DPM and Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest speaks to the GB business community at July luncheon

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance K. Peter Turnquest speaks at the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Friday, July 28, 2017, updating the members and guests about the key financial issues affecting the businesses and residents of Grand Bahama.

2703, 2017

GB Chamber holds March Business Luncheon, welcomes new members

March 27th, 2017|Chamber News|Comments Off on GB Chamber holds March Business Luncheon, welcomes new members

Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce President Mick Holding presents Betty Bethel from the Ministry of Tourism with a commemorative plaque in honour of her presentation on the current state of tourism in Grand Bahama at the March business luncheon held at Pelican Bay on Wednesday, March 22nd. 

Mrs Sarah Rolle from Ocean Motion Watersports receives a Grand […]

203, 2017

THE GRAND BAHAMA (PORT AREA) INVESTMENT INCENTIVES (EXTENSION OF TIME FOR APPLICATIONS) ORDER, 2017

March 2nd, 2017|Announcements, Chamber News, News|Comments Off on THE GRAND BAHAMA (PORT AREA) INVESTMENT INCENTIVES (EXTENSION OF TIME FOR APPLICATIONS) ORDER, 2017

An extension of application for concessions Advisement released by The Ministry for Grand Bahama today which states in part that “The Office of the Prime Minister and Ministry for Grand Bahama, in collaboration with the Bahamas Investment Authority wishes to advise that the date for submission of applications has been extended to 4th April, 2017, […]

1710, 2016

GB Chamber’s Announcement of Partnership with GB Red Cross and Appeal for Food & Building Supplies

October 17th, 2016|Announcements, Chamber News, News|Comments Off on GB Chamber’s Announcement of Partnership with GB Red Cross and Appeal for Food & Building Supplies

2906, 2016

Monthly Business Luncheon – Presenter: Ms. Sarah St. George

June 29th, 2016|Announcements, Chamber News, Monthly Business Luncheon|Comments Off on Monthly Business Luncheon – Presenter: Ms. Sarah St. George

Ms. Sarah St. George ,Vice Chairman, The Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited

Topic: The economic rebound of Freeport; as it relates to the extension of the HCA.

Friday, July 15, 2016 @ 12:30 P.M.
Coral Reef Room, Canal House
Pelican Bay Hotel
Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island

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1803, 2016

Bahamas Entrepreneurial venture fund Workshop

March 18th, 2016|Announcements, Chamber News, News|Comments Off on Bahamas Entrepreneurial venture fund Workshop

303, 2016

GB Chamber of Commerce meets with Canadian investors to discuss opportunities in Grand Bahama

March 3rd, 2016|Chamber News, News|Comments Off on GB Chamber of Commerce meets with Canadian investors to discuss opportunities in Grand Bahama

Canadian investors visited Grand Bahama this week to meet with key stakeholders on the prospect of establishing a performing arts and entertainment academy on the island. During their visit, the investors paid a courtesy call on the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce (GBCC) where they proposed the development of “The Culture Tree Foundation”, a funding […]

203, 2016

Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce discusses key business issues with Minister for Grand Bahama

March 2nd, 2016|Chamber News, News|Comments Off on Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce discusses key business issues with Minister for Grand Bahama

The Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce Business Development Committe met with the Minister for Grand Bahama, Dr Michael Darville, Thursday for a discussion on economic development in Grand Bahama. During the meeting, the GBCC executives expressed its members’ views on a range of matters affecting the business community, including Value Added Tax (VAT), government business […]

203, 2016

East Grand Bahama business owners consider ‘strength in numbers’ to improve opportunities

March 2nd, 2016|Chamber News, News|Comments Off on East Grand Bahama business owners consider ‘strength in numbers’ to improve opportunities

There is strength in numbers – this was the crux of the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce’s (GBCC) message to business owners and prospective entrepreneurs in East Grand Bahama during a meeting in High Rock last Thursday.

GBCC leaders met with the eastern district’s business community to discuss the advantages of having an amplified and unified […]

2602, 2016

Hawksbill Creek Agreement Review Committee chairman addresses concerns with business community

February 26th, 2016|Chamber News, Monthly Business Luncheon|Comments Off on Hawksbill Creek Agreement Review Committee chairman addresses concerns with business community

Chairman of the Hawksbill Creek Agreement Review Committee (HCARC) Dr Marcus Bethel suggested the government would make a determination on the Hawksbill Creek Agreement’s expiring tax concessions within the next three months.

Dr Bethel made the claim while fielding questions from local business owners at the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce’s (GBCC) monthly meeting on Wednesday, […]