Caribbean Net News: Bahamas government concerned over resorts closure hurricane-damaged Royal Oasis Resort in Freeport that left some 1,200 persons unemployed "We received only minor damage from Hurricane Frances.Ã‚ Grand Turk was hit the Bahamas : "The worst hit has been Freeport with most homes damaged and not knowing Potential Royal Oasis buyer pulls out. By LEDEDRA MARCHE. Senior FN Reporter. lededra The move was said to be a result of extensive hurricane damage. Since the hurricane passed through The Bahamas, it has become clear if it were Freeport News photo of Royal Oasis employees waiting for word of layoffs by When Freeport first blipped on radar traveling within 60 years, no Golf Resort Freeport, supported the 2004 hurricane decimated the Royal Oasis. Today we docked in Freeport, Bahamas at noon and it's a tough call Costa Maya Suffers Damage From Hurricane Dean--Rev Cozumel is Back on Track for Cruise Bahamas Press real news from the Bahamas. on an Appropriations Bill, which enables former employees of the Royal Oasis in Freeport to be paid $4 million in severance pay. See owner reviews of Vacation Club at Bahamia at Royal Oasis Crown Plaza in Freeport, Bahamas, Caribbean Royal Oasis Sale Report Unconfirmed - Bahamas News Archive Business Bahamas news archive. Search over 10,500 articles. Bahamas Vacation Guide, Freeport, Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island general info. West End, East End also covered, maps, population, history, polictics, government, at the Royal Oasis who are now unemployed because of the damages caused to that property by Hurricanes Frances and Jeanne. Bahamas Report on Hurricane Damage The Islands Of The Bahamas Bounce Back from Hurricane Frances The Westin at Our Lucaya still pending for the Royal Oasis Golf Resort & Casino, Pelican Bay NASSAU, Bahamas - A Government Minister declared on Thursday (December 20, 2007) that " former employees of the Royal Oasis in Freeport to be paid $4 million in severance pay. As Hurricane Ivan bears down on Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico, the damage it has done to the Caribbean islands in its path, as well as the damage from The purpose of this website is to provide links to useful sites for finding background information about the Bahamas. It's 8 a.m. and I am obviously the first visitor of the day to the Lucayan National Park trails that plumb the bowels of the earth and cross a mangrove forest. banks of the Delaware River in Philadelphia, the mountains north of San Diego, Calif., the fields of southeastern Kansas and, now, to the Bahamas. The Bahamas leading daily newspaper covering Nassau, Freeport and Family Island news, the Royal Oasis Resort closed as a result of extensive hurricane damage. Persons have The authority for Nassau Bahamas vacation, cruise, business travel, sports news and weather. Three years after the Royal Oasis Resort was closed following damage suffered in Hurricane Frances, Harcourt Development Company announced on Thursday that it has The bad is Royal Oasis is. totally kaput until someone new buys it. The "old" owners have Golf Courses, which I understand sustained severe hurricane damage. NASSAU, Bahamas: Minister of Tourism in the Bahamas Obie Wilchcombe hurricane-damaged Royal Oasis Resort in Freeport that left some 1,200 persons unemployed Freeport's greatest distinction is that it's on the Bahamas' nearest island to Miami. Located a mere 50 miles east, Grand Bahama Island is a regular Most destinations are suffering more from lack of visitors than from hurricane damage. The Royal Oasis Golf Resort and Casino in Freeport, the island's The Royal Bahamas Police Force and the Royal Bahamas Defence Force were visible 682 houses throughout The Bahamas suffered damages from the hurricane. The Oasis closed three years ago when it was severely damaged by Hurricane Francis. The Royal Oasis consists of a Crowne Plaza Golf resort and casino. Three years after the Royal Oasis Resort was closed following damage suffered in Hurricane Frances, Harcourt Development Company announced on Thursday that it has More than 1,200 Oasis workers were left without jobs when damages caused by Hurricane Frances in 2004 forced it to close, with the owners, the extensive hurricane damage to houses and the Royal Oasis hotel which has : 5) will transport you from Freeport harbour when you get off the ship. Grand Bahama Island, The Bahamas travel & destination guide provides information the Royal Oasis Resort, remain closed this year, after extensive hurricane damage in 2004. Some former employees of the now-closed Royal Oasis Resort got some very good news on Royal Oasis workers were left without jobs when damages caused by Hurricane Assembly that there was good news as it regarded a pending sale of the Royal Oasis Resort in Freeport, the much-watched deal has yet to be closed. Hotels in Freeport - We offer special discounts on hotels in Freeport. Check our hotel Airport and within walking distance of Royal Oasis Casino. It's also adjacent to the Obie Wilchcombe assured Parliament Wednesday that the closure of the hurricane-damaged Royal Oasis Resort in Freeport that left some 1,200 persons In the case of Royal Oasis timeshares, damage to the local economy included loss of during the 2004 hurricane season, rumors of the sale of Royal Oasis have taken on the Another Investor Dismisses Grand Bahama - Bahamas News Archive Business Bahamas news archive. Search over 10,500 articles. How does Freeport compare to Nassau? Is Our Lucaya more similar to Paradise Island? the second biggest resort on the island (Royal Oasis). However, and we just got back from The authority for Nassau Bahamas vacation, cruise, business travel, sports news and weather. The Royal Oasis Resort has been closed since it was damaged in Hurricane Frances Royal Oasis Golf Resort and Casino Ranfurly Circus, next to the to hurricane damage but expected to reopen in late 2005, this is the gaudy doyen of Freeport hotels, built Employees of the troubled Royal Oasis Hotel are to receive the balance of their On the future of the Royal Oasis Casino, Ingraham said he would allow all The purpose of this website is to provide links to useful sites for finding background information about the Bahamas. At William Sokolic_ request attached are three artist concept renderings of the for a rebirth of the hurricane-damaged Royal Oasis in Freeport in the Bahamas. In fact besides the damage that hurricane Frances caused to buildings hotels in Grand Bahama - Our Lucaya and Royal Oasis as well as the Sheraton and Westin at GAYOT.com publishes weekly travel specials and news, online guides for vacationers and business travelers, and travel book reviews.