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    The Bahamas Listeni/bəˈhɑːməz/‚ officially the Commonwealth of the Bahamas‚ is a country consisting of more than 700 islands‚ cays‚ and islets in the Atlantic Ocean; north of Cuba and Hispaniola (the Dominican Republic and Haiti); northwest of the Turks and Caicos Islands; southeast of the U.S. state of Florida and east of the Florida Keys. Its capital is Nassau on the island of New Providence. The designation of "Bahamas" can refer to either the country or the larger island chain that it shares

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    Farming in the Bahamas

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    on some initiatives the government offers to assist and encourage more Bahamians to consider farming as a career. I would take a few minutes to speak generally about farming before telling you about those initiatives. A study of farming in The Bahamas shows that farming has not maintained a steady growth over the years. There was once a large dairy and poultry farm at Hatchet Bay Eleuthera that provided milk‚ eggs‚ and ice-cream for Eleuthera and New Providence. Many persons were employed in Eleuthera

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    Hotels in the Bahamas

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    Hotels in the Bahamas 1 Table of Contents Abstract………………………………………………………………………………………………2-4 Small Charming Resorts………………………………………………………………………………………………5 - 7 Mega Resorts……………………………………………………………………………………………8 - 11 Table of Preliminary Statistics………………………………………………………………. 12-13 Conclusion……………………………………………………………………………………………. 14 Bibliography……………………………………………………………………………………………15 Hotels in the Bahamas 2 Abstract As a large Archipelago‚ The Bahamas is a destination filled with beautiful

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    Vacation in the Bahamas

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    resorts‚ or the life of adventure‚ wildlife and a commoner‚ there is something for everyone. Well‚ If you didn’t realize it by now you will be taking a vacation in Paradise‚ The Bahamas. First I would like to address the luxurious resorts and their beaches. Currently there are 2 major big name hotels in the bahamas‚ atlantis and bahamar‚ but today I will talk about one‚ Atlantis. At Atlantis there is much to do with or without money. Serving up beachside cocktails and an endless list of activities

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    Gambling in the Bahamas

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    you risk money and hope to gain rewards. Illegal gambling is one the most controversial topics in The Bahamas today and is being played by the majority of the population. Gambling can take the form of raffle tickets‚ playing bingo and most popular buying numbers or web based slots. Illegal gambling has a history in the Bahamas and there is a possibility that it can be legalized. For the Bahamas this can mean change maybe positive or in a negative way. The possibilities are endless on what the future

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    - The Bahamas tourism industry is not only a valuable contributor to the economy of the Bahamas‚ but a significant contributor to employment sector of the Bahamas as well. The tourism industry contributes over 3.5 million dollars to the economy annually and employs more than 50‚000 people. Developing a strong and sustainable tourism industry will ensure growth in employment. A ten year tourism plan will help to protect the jobs of the 50‚000 Bahamians who are directly and indirectly employed

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    History in the Bahamas

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    Question 1 (one) a Write a detailed account of the Burma Road Riot in Nassau Bahamas. The 1942 riot in Bay Street and in the Over-the-hill areas (place were the poorer black Bahamians lived) of New Providence was triggered by a labor dispute‚ but have been described as the first sign of a popular movement in the Bahamas. The Burma Road Riot occurred on June 1st 1942 through June 2nd 1942‚ when thousands of Bahamian workers came to Bay Street in a march of solidarity. This was a result of the years

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    Research Essay The proximity of The Bahamas to the USA. A blessing or a curse? Table of Contents Introduction Page 3 Migration Period Page 4 Prohibition Page 6 Export of Various Products Page 9 References Page 11 Introduction Being close to the United States of America has had its benefits and fall backs in and to the Bahamas. The Bahamas experienced many changes between 1870 and 1940. Such changes were the migration

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    1492 Riot in the Bahamas

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    1.write a deatail account of the burma road riot in nassau bahamas. The 1942 riot in nasau was a short-lived spontaneous out burst bya group or disgusted labourers and occured against a background of narrow social -economic and politial policies-gail saunders. This riot start because of a labor dispute in the bahamas. On june 1942 thousands of bahamian workers came to bay street in march of solidonity that would come to be known as the burma road riot. The riot was a result of oppression of bahamian

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    The Bahamas is a nation consisting of 29 islands. It is located in the Atlantic Ocean north of Cuba. In 1492 the Bahamas was discovered by Christopher Columbus. In 1973 the Bahamas attained independence from the UK. I would live in the Bahamas; I believe it is a very beautiful and stable country. The reasons for this are the country’s views on capital punishment which I see as very lawful to inmates on death row‚ also the country has a very calm and relaxed environment that is based around tourism

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