Bizick
Register a Business

St. Lucia News Online on Bizick Buzz

(CNN) — It takes just seconds here to be overwhelmed by the stench of death. More than two weeks after Hurricane Dorian wiped out entire neighborhoods, East Grand Bahama still looks like a war zone. The carnage is so widespread that even police officers can’t bear to see it. “Police say they don’t want to ...

The post Medics in the Bahamas overwhelmed by the smell of dead bodies: report appeared first on St. Lucia News Online.

Read more

(PRESS RELEASE) — The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas is aware of a number of false reports circulating on social media about the mistreatment of non-Bahamians in the wake of Hurricane Dorian that affected the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama. In particular, there is a video of purported violence by Bahamians against ...

The post Bahamas government denies bad treatment of Haitians in wake of Hurricane Dorian appeared first on St. ...

Read more

The  Bahamas government Sunday night issued a stop order banning any new buildings in four major shantytowns on Abaco, the Nassau Guardian reports. The order follows the recent devastation of the Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama by Hurricane Dorian.  The prohibition on new buildings in the shantytowns is valid for at least six months but […]

The post Bahamas Issues Ban On New Construction In Shantytowns appeared first on St. Lucia Times News.

Read more

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has underscored the need to defeat climate change while on a visit to the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Guterres spoke during a press encounter outside a shelter for Hurricane Dorian evacuees. The UN Chief has led efforts to try and combat climate change through the United Nations and was in Dominica two […]

The post UN Chief Says On Visit To Bahamas: ‘We Need To Defeat Climate Change!’ appeared first on St. Lucia Ti...

Read more

Parts of the Bahamas already devastated recently by Hurricane Dorian were affected Saturday by strong winds and heavy rainfall associated with Tropical Storm Humberto. Forecasters say Humberto is likely to become a hurricane by Sunday night. The storm was packing winds of 50 miles per hour with higher gusts. A tropical storm warning was in […]

The post Tropical Storm Humberto Brings Strong Winds, Heavy Rain To Bahamas appeared first on St. Lucia Times News.

Read more

A senior official in the administration of President Donald Trump has been quoted by CBS News as saying that the US will not be granting protected status to people fleeing hurricane destruction in Bahamas. It’s something the Trump administration had said was a possibility, as the White House seeks to restrict the flow of immigrants […]

The post US Official Says No Protected Status For People Fleeing The Bahamas appeared first on St. Lucia Times News.

Read more

Press Release:– The extent of the damage and loss of life in the Bahamas, in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, has struck the core of leaders within the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) prompting quick decisions by the grouping to provide financial assistance to their island neighbours in the north. The OECS Heads of Government […]

The post OECS Countries Provide Critical Help To Hurricane-Hit Bahamas appeared first on St. Lucia Times News.

Read more

A tropical disturbance is likely to become a tropical depression or storm by Friday and could pose a threat to the Bahamas, Florida and other parts of the Southeast Coast or Gulf Coast,  according to the Weather Channel. The tropical disturbance is currently located over the southeast Bahamas, with clusters of showers and thunderstorms extending […]

The post Tropical Disturbance Lurking Near The Bahamas appeared first on St. Lucia Times News.

Read more
Just when it was thought that we had heard the worst that had to be told about the devastation in the Bahamas, comes word from that nation’s government, that the number of missing persons is about 2 thousand 5 hundred. Though the number of confirmed deaths caused by hurricane Dorian is about fifty, that figure …
Read more