Press Releases

46th Independence - Nation Can Only Advance with Common Purpose, Says Senate President

July 08, 2019

“Whatever the true meaning of national progress may be, or by whatever measuring stick used, one thing is certain, we can only advance as a nation when people are unified with one common purpose,” said President of the Senate, Katherine Forbes-Smith...

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IOC lifts suspension of Kuwait Olympic Committee
IOC lifts suspension of Kuwait Olympic Committee

July 08, 2019

The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today fully lifted the suspension of the Kuwait Olympic Committee (KOC) as a result of the successful implementation of a roadmap agreed between all parties. The decision was made by postal vote...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: July 8, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: July 8, 2019

July 08, 2019

"Summer time and the living

is easy, but driving

conditions are not. The rain,

heat and no doubt A/C use

puts a significant load on

your engine. 'Castrol GTX'

ensures that you'll have no

load shedding issues - at

least not under your hood."

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The Bahamas National Beekeepers Cooperative Society - CO-OPs for Decent Work

July 08, 2019

“COOPS 4 DECENT WORK”

As The Bahamas Government continues to seek ways to stimulate economic growth and reduce the 10.7% unemployment rate, a source of inspiration may lie in Co-ops and The Bahamas National Beekeepers Cooperative Society Limited (BNBC).

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Castrol Quote of the Day: July 6, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: July 6, 2019

July 06, 2019

"LAST DAY!
A clean car should also have a
clean engine. Now, you can get a
FREE 'ARMOR ALL'
PROTECTANT
with the purchase of
a gallon of CASTROL GTX 5W30 or
a 5 quart bottle of CASTROL GTX
ULTRACLEAN 5W20, 5W30 or GTX
10W3O!"
Available at Bay Street Garage, CBS,
TOPS, Wong's Home Centre & Auto Care
Corner, Marsh Harbour.

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The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation and Air Canada hosts Fam Trip for Top Chinese Travel Advisor

July 05, 2019

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation partnered with Air Canada, Atlantis Paradise Island, Grand Hyatt Baha Mar and Grand Isle Resort to host senior level managers from twelve leading Chinese travel agencies to a familiarization visit to The Islands Of The Bahamas...

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SELF: PORTRAIT by WE Artists’ Collective

July 05, 2019

Doongalik Studios will open a new group show from 6-9pm on Thursday, July 18 entitled “Self: Portrait” featuring the work of four members of the newly formed WE Artists’ Collective of Xan Xi, Amaani Hepburn, Edward Zemaye, and Thomas Hairston who “are a Caribbean...

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Call for Unity at Flag Raising Ceremony in Grand Bahama

July 05, 2019

As the country celebrates its 46th Anniversary of Independence, Acting Prime Minister the Hon. K. Peter Turnquest asked Bahamians to put aside those things that divide us, if only for this time...

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IDB Partners with UB on Gerace Research Institute Digitization Project
IDB Partners with UB on Gerace Research Institute Digitization Project

July 05, 2019

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is helping to fund a digitization project that aims to centralize data collected over the last 50 years from the rich and diverse ecosystem that surrounds the Gerace Research Institute (GRI) in San Salvador. GRI is part of the University of The Bahamas (UB) system...

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Happy Independence From Hon. Jeffrey L. Lloyd M. P.

July 05, 2019

Happy Independence From Hon. Jeffrey L. Lloyd M. P...

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Bahamas elected to FAO Council in Rome

July 05, 2019

The Bahamas has been elected to serve on the Council of the 194-member Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)...

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Popeyes & Coke Grand Prize Winner Takes it All!

July 05, 2019

Popeyes & Coca Cola’s unbelievable Mardi Gras Promotion awarded one lucky customer an all-expense paid Trip for Two to New Orleans, Louisiana plus $1,500 CASH as a grand prize! All customers had to do was purchase a promotional $8 Mardi Gras Box...

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Minister Wells Meet with Israeli Transport Minister

July 05, 2019

Bahamas Minister of Transport & Local Government, the Hon. Renward Wells, led an official delegation to meet with his Israeli counterpart, the Hon. Bezalel Smotrich, Minister of Transport of Israel, July 4, 2019. Both discussed matters of mutual interest including...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: July 5, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: July 5, 2019

July 05, 2019

"FINAL WEEK!
A clean car should also have a
clean engine. Now, you can get a
FREE 'ARMOR ALL'
PROTECTANT
with the purchase of
a gallon of CASTROL GTX 5W30 or
a 5 quart bottle of CASTROL GTX
ULTRACLEAN 5W20, 5W30 or GTX
10W3O!"
Available at Bay Street Garage, CBS,
TOPS, Wong's Home Centre & Auto Care
Corner, Marsh Harbour.

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Abaco Student Wins International Recognition for Art Encouraging People to Protect The Marine Environment

July 04, 2019

An Abaco student’s artwork depicting the damage that can happen if we don’t all protect the ocean has been internationally recognized by the marine zoological facility Delphinus, located just outside of Cancun, Mexico...

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Minister Henfield in Bilateral Meeting New Zealand Commissioner-Designate

July 04, 2019

The Hon. Darren A. Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, received His Excellency Anton Ojala, High Commissioner-designate of New Zealand to The Commonwealth of The Bahamas...

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Atlantis, Paradise Island and Artist Antonius Roberts Debut New Sculptural Installation in Honor of Resorts's 'Bahamas at Heart' Commitment

July 04, 2019

Atlantis, Paradise Island, the lush, oceanside resort in The Bahamas, is proud to announce the debut of its latest art installation - an interactive heart sculpture and swing - in collaboration with renowned Bahamian artist...

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Bahamas Wellness Health System Announces Royal College of Surgeons Fellow Dr. Williams-Lockhart, Clinical Director
Bahamas Wellness Health System Announces Royal College of Surgeons Fellow Dr. Williams-Lockhart, Clinical Director

July 04, 2019

Former flight service physician, acute care specialist and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Dr. Susan Williams-Lockhart has been appointed Clinical Director of the Bahamas Wellness Clinic with responsibility for its Mobile Medicine Division, House Call Doctors...

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SBDC Hits One Million Dollar Mark

July 04, 2019

SBDC reaches one million in disbursements to small businesses...

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Prime Minister Minnis challenges CARICOM tourism ministers to come up with new plan to grow regional tourism

July 04, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis urged CARICOM tourism leaders to explore new ways that the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) can more effectively work with member countries to contribute to the growth of tourism in the region...

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