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Development Hurricane Dorian Updates Press Releases Uncategorized
Following the devastation of Hurricane Dorian, the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) is working toward full recovery with sustainability and climate resiliency as primary considerations in restoration and rebuilding. As soon as conditions allowed, the GBPA team began exploring avenues to rebuild using more sustainable methods. “While we have always dealt with exposure to Continue Reading
Business Development Hurricane Dorian Updates Press Releases Uncategorized
Partnerships for Recovery: GBPA in collaboration with Mercy Corps (MC), a leading global humanitarian organization, today, announced the “Restoring Industries and Sustaining Employment (RISE) Initiative. Under this initiative, micro, small and medium businesses, suffering damages or loss as a direct result of the passage of Hurricane Dorian may be eligible to receive RISE Continue Reading
Business Development Press Releases Uncategorized
Both the Domestic and International Airport facilities severely compromised due to flooding. Due to major damage sustained in Hurricane Dorian,Western Air’s terminal at the Grand Bahama International Airport has resumed its service via temporary facilities for domestic travel. Freeport, Bahamas – In the weeks since Dorian’s passage, Grand Bahama and its residents Continue Reading
Business Development Press Releases Support
The Grand Bahama Port Authority(GBPA) ensures that the highest number of Grand Bahamian students are employed for the annual summer program by offering three, four-week long sessions, from May to August, every year. Posing right after orientation are a group of GBPA summer students: (Front Row: Left to Right) Zaneko Jones, Kaleel Solomon, Ariyanne Kelly, […]Continue Reading
Business Development Press Releases
NETWORKING FOR SUCCESS: Dozens of small business owners took advantage of networking opportunities to build new relationships and connect with resources at GBPA’s Tourism Product Development & Packaging Workshop last week. Pictured: D’Angelo Carey shares his experience following a Speed Networking Session during the event. As Grand Bahama prepares for an unprecedented Continue Reading
Business Development Press Releases Uncategorized
AQUILA TRAINING SET FOR MAY 8TH: Next month will be the 2nd in a series of Aquila Workshops slated for Grand Bahama and local businesses in the tourism sector, hosted by the Invest Grand Bahama Small Business Bureau and Facilitated by Aquila Center for Cruise Excellence. Aquila is the exclusive Training Partner of the Florida […]Continue Reading
Business Development Press Releases Public Notice Technology
Mobile technology aims to improve customer experiences with the introduction and promotion of the My Grand Bahama app launched by the Invest Grand Bahama (IGB) unit of the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), Ltd. The new My Grand Bahama app is the latest technology tool strategically designed and developed to improve customer service experiences on […]Continue Reading
Business Development Uncategorized
Monumental Ground Breaking Ceremony – Thursday, November 29th, marked a tremendous accomplishment and boost to the economy for the island of Grand Bahama with the Ground Breaking Ceremony to begin construction of Coral Vita Farm, the first land-based commercial farm, research lab and educational center. Pictured L-R: Hon. Michael Pintard, Minister of Agriculture and Marine Continue Reading