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Islands of the World Fashion Week

Copious amounts of hair and makeup, tall, lanky beauties shimmying around, reams of silk chiffon, cutting and sewing sprinkled with fabulous styling — fashion week is here!

Islands of the World Fashion Week (IWFW) is huge for fashion enthusiasts in The Bahamas, around the Caribbean and other island nations of the world. Voted Best Fashion Show or Fashion Week attended at the Caribbean Fashion Awards earlier this year it is the foremost local fashion week attracting local and international designers as well as international press, buyers and stylists. Though only in its second year, it provides a viable fashion outlet not only for local designers, but also for stylists, models, fashion journalists, fashion retailers and a host of other fashion and entertainment professionals.

200 New Workers To Be Hired At Atlantis Resort

Nearly a year after 800 people were laid off from the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island, property officials are planning to hire approximately 200 people to fill positions that will become available later this year with the opening of two new facilities, according to President and Managing Director of Kerzner International Bahamas George Markantonis.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2009 08:19

Resort Bookings Lower In 2009

Kerzner's managing director is pointing to Atlantis seeing the lowest convention business bookings in over five years, with leisure bookings down 25 percent.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2009 08:20

Atlantis Increases Security With Ban


Responding to the shootings that left two Paradise Island security guards in hospital Saturday night, Atlantis executive George Markantonis announced yesterday that the resort intends to impose a ban on unsupervised minors on weekends.


Business Trade Show and Energy Conference


The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and the Bahamas Hotel Association are bringing together buyers and sellers of goods and services to promote New Business Opportunities and reinforce existing relationships in their annual Bahamas Business Expo & Energy Efficiency Conference.

The event takes place at the Sheraton Cable Beach Resort, Independence Ballroom, Nassau, The Bahamas on Friday, November 13th and Saturday, November 14th.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2009 08:17

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