Press Releases

PM Minnis has briefing with St. Lucia's Prime Minister

July 02, 2019

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis, currently in St. Lucia for CARICOM, had a briefing this morning with St. Lucia's Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: July 2, 2019

July 02, 2019

"FINAL WEEK!

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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Price Commission sounds warnings to grocery store owners

July 01, 2019

Merchants are being warned of price infractions on breadbasket items and price gouging. Daniel Sumner, Price Commission Chairman, said the Commission is actively pursuing complaints of alleged price infractions on items including butter, cheese, cooking oil, corned beef, evaporated milk, flour, grits, margarine, mayonnaise, rice and tomato paste...

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Public School Scholars Programme Meet and Greet

July 01, 2019

The Ministry of Education through the Public School Scholars Programme hosted a Meet and Greet ceremony for recipients of the Public School Scholars Award...

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'WBFF Worlds Bahamas 2019' - Fitness and Fashion Press Conference

July 01, 2019

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation and WBFF held a World Beauty Fitness and Fashion pageant press conference at Sapodilla Restaurant, June 27, 2019...

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Patrick Ward elected to Insurance Association of the Caribbean Board

July 01, 2019

Patrick Ward, President & CEO of Bahamas First General Insurance Company, has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Insurance Association of the Caribbean Inc. (IAC). Ward will serve as a director for the period commencing June 2019 to May 2022...

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Airbnb and the Tourism Development Corporation of The Bahamas host a series of events to promote Experiences to local entrepreneurs

July 01, 2019

Airbnb and the Tourism Development Corporation of The Bahamas partnered to host a series of events aimed at empowering local entrepreneurs to grow their business by leveraging Airbnb’s Experiences platform which is now available to Bahamian hosts.

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Bahamas National Trust-Regarding Bee Attacks in Grand Bahama

July 01, 2019

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) is alerting the general public about aggressive bee attacks within the East Grand Bahama area...

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Ardastra Promises Unforgettable Summer for Campers

July 01, 2019

Summer will never be the same.
Geared towards helping its 25 campers embrace novel experiences while learning more about nature, the environment and the animals around them, Ardastra Gardens’ Disney-inspired camps take full advantage of its scenic surroundings offering outdoor adventure chock full of fun and exploration in a safe, uncrowded environment...

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'Pigs of Paradise' returns home to sold-out audience

July 01, 2019

On its latest stop on a world tour, the film based on the award-winning book is now playing at Island House in Nassau, with Exuma up next...

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DPM says Bahamas committed to disaster risk reduction

July 01, 2019

The Bahamas, through the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA launched the first National Disaster Preparedness Baseline Assessment, a year-long programme to measure disaster preparedness and risk...

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Ministry of Transport and Local Government Press Statement

July 01, 2019

The Ministry of Transport and Local Government wishes to advise the public that the Hon. Renward will be out of the country during the period June 30th - July 16. He will travel to Tel Aviv, Israel, and London, England...

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Government renews 52-week National Job Creation and Skills Enhancement Programme

July 01, 2019

Hundreds of participants of the Government’s National Job Creation and Skills Enhancement Programme have been re-engaged for the second year of the employment initiative, beginning Monday 8 July, said Minister of Public Service and National Insurance, the Hon. Brensil Rolle...

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Statement from PHA - Mass Casualty Incident
Statement from PHA - Mass Casualty Incident

July 01, 2019

The Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) wishes to confirm that a total of fifteen (15) gunshot victims were assessed in the Accident & Emergency Department, Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) on Sunday June 30th, 2019...

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Statement from Prime Minister Minnis re Minister Symonette's Resignation from Cabinet Post

July 01, 2019

Statement from Prime Minister Minnis re Minister Symonette's Resignation from Cabinet Post...

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PM to Attend CARICOM Meeting in St. Lucia

July 01, 2019

The Cabinet Office announces that Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis will travel to Gros Islet, Saint Lucia on Monday, 1 July 2019 for the 40th Regular Meeting of the Conference of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)...

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BTC Press Release - All Landline Services Restored

July 01, 2019

Our New Providence node is back in service and all landline services have been restored. We sincerely apologize to our customers who were affected by an interruption in their fixed line and mobile voice services...

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BTC Statement on Landline Issues

July 01, 2019

Our New Providence node is back in service and all landline services have been restored. We sincerely apologize to our customers who were affected by an interruption in their fixed line and mobile voice services...

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Prime Minister Minnis to Attend CARICOM Meeting in St. Lucia

July 01, 2019

The Cabinet Office announces that Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis will travel to Gros Islet, Saint Lucia on Monday, 1 July 2019 for the 40th Regular Meeting of the Conference of the Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)...

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IOC President emphasises role of the Olympic Games to unite the world at G20 Summit in Osaka
IOC President emphasises role of the Olympic Games to unite the world at G20 Summit in Osaka

July 01, 2019

Today, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach had the opportunity to address the world’s leaders at the G20 Summit in Osaka (Japan)...

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