Press Releases

Severe Weather Warning
Severe Weather Warning

August 21, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR LONG ISLAND, CROOKED ISLAND, ACKLINS AND MAYAGUANA ALONG WITH THEIR ADJACENT WATERS...

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Doctors strike at PMH

August 21, 2019

Today saw a strike of the doctors at the Princess Margaret Hospital following the Hospitals Authority’s withdrawal of their agreement for funding...

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PUBLIC NOTICE - MILLING AND PAVING WORKS FOR ST. ANDREWS DRIVE

August 21, 2019

The Ministry of Public Works/Bahamix, has scheduled Milling and Paving works for St. Andrews Drive. The works will begin August 22, 2019 for 7 working days during the hours of 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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BTC DELIVERS ON ITS COMMITMENT TO MoE
BTC DELIVERS ON ITS COMMITMENT TO MoE

August 21, 2019

BTC proudly delivered on its promise, presenting 2,500 tablets to the Ministry of Education to support its smart schools’ initiative. The company is also delivering on its commitment to provide robust and secure broadband connectivity to one hundred and twenty-seven schools in thirteen islands across the country...

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Severe Weather Warning
Severe Weather Warning

August 21, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ELEUTHERA, CAT ISLAND, LONG ISLAND, RUM CAY, SAN SALVADOR, CROOKED ISLAND, ACKLINS AND MAYAGUANA ALONG WITH THEIR ADJACENT WATERS...

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THE FOURTH ANNUAL BAHAMAS POKER RUN A HUGE SUCCESS FOR BOATING COMMUNITY AND CHARITABLE BENEFICIARIES

August 21, 2019

The Bahamas Poker Run co-founders, Jordan Lampkin and Shane Freedman, have concluded that by all accounts the 2019 installation of the premier marine event held on Saturday, June 29th was another great success...

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Bahamas Football Association Technical Department Names their under 17 Women’s National Team for CONCACAF

August 21, 2019

After months of training, the Women’s Under 17 National Soccer team is named by the Bahamas Football Association’s Technical Department. The team will head to Willemstad Curacao for the tournament which kicks off August 21st, and play through August 25th, 2019.

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FRIENDS OF RADIO PERSONALITY VANESSA CLARKE WILL HOST “PLEAD MY CAUSE” BENEFIT CONCERT

August 21, 2019

A number of the country’s top gospel recording artists will come together this coming Sunday August 25th 2019 beginning at 6:00PM at the New Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church to host a benefit concert in aid of award winning gospel artist Vanessa Clarke’s medical fund...

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Severe Weather Warning and Watch

August 21, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR ELEUTHERA, CAT ISLAND, LONG ISLAND, CROOKED ISLAND, RUM CAY, SAN SALVADOR AND MAYAGUANA ALONG WITH THEIR ADJACENT WATERS WHILE A WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR EXUMA, ANDROS AND NEW PROVIDENCE...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: August 21, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: August 21, 2019

August 21, 2019

"Hearing a bit of murmur or stutter at start up? Check the purchase date on your battery or have your alternator or starter checked."

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Social Services Minister Commends Programmes for Focus on Urban Communities

August 20, 2019

Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell, commended the executives of three urban programmes that operate year-round life and social skills enhancement programmes that cater to residents of the urban communities of New Providence for having the foresight to pool their human and other resources in order to effect positive change within those communities...

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Newly Renovated Stoned Crab Opens at Taino Beach

August 20, 2019

Last week, the business community of Grand Bahama officially helped proprietor Olivia Pagés open her newly revamped Stoned Crab Restaurant and Bar on Taino Beach. The iconic restaurant, with its signature,three pointed roofs was packed with well-wishers including the Deputy Prime Minister, Peter Turnquest, who is also the MP for the Lucaya area...

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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING UPDATE
SEVERE WEATHER WARNING UPDATE

August 20, 2019

THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING UPDATE FROM 12:00 PM EDT UNTIL 2:30 PM, TUESDAY 20TH AUGUST 2019...

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Minister Campbell Challenges to Men/Men’s Groups to Serve as Father Figures

August 20, 2019

Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell, told executives of a visiting group of male organizations that one of the best ways they can partner with the Ministry to ensure equity and equality for women, and the protection of women across The Bahamas, is if they continue to provide positive influences/programmes geared towards the nation's young men...

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School Administrators Urged to Focuson Skills Needed for the 21st Century

August 20, 2019

As public administrators prepare for the new school year 2019-2020, Education Minister the Hon. Jeffrey Lloyd, underscored the importance of the 4 C’s of 21st Century Skills – collaboration, critical thinking, creativity and communication...

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Severe Weather Warning Update

August 20, 2019

A SEVERE WEATHER WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NEW PROVIDENCE, ANDROS, THE NORTHERN EXUMA CAYS AND NOW INCLUDES LONG ISLAND, RUM CAY AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS...THE SEVERE WEATHER WARNING HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED FOR BIMINI...

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PM Visits First Recipients of the Government’s Free Education Programme at UB

August 20, 2019

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis visited the campus of The University of The Bahamas (UB) to get first-hand knowledge from students taking advantage of the Government’s financial initiative for free tertiary education...

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Bahamian Brewery Expands into a New Three Acre Warehouse with Retail Location to Open Soon

August 20, 2019

For more than a decade, the Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Company Limited (BBB) has redefined the beer business in The Bahamas. Since launching in 2008, the company has become known throughout the islands for its signature products brewed in Grand Bahama like Sands, Sands Light, and Sands Pink Radler along with their Bush Crack, High Rock lager, Strong Back stout, Triple B malt and the newest, Sands Passion Radler...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: August 20, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019

"If your car has lost it's get up and go, try 'Lucas' brand fuel treatment and injector cleaner - easy to use and available here at Bay Street Garage.

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Minister of Financial Services Attends General Staff Meeting in Grand Bahama

August 20, 2019

On Monday August 19, 2019, Minister of Financial Services, Trade, Industry and Immigration the Hon. Elsworth Johnson attended a Mass General Staff Meeting in Grand Bahama...

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