Press Releases

Activities for 46th Independence Celebrations Announced

May 28, 2019

The country is gearing up to celebrate its 46th Anniversary of Independence on July 10. As the nation prepares for the milestone, the Independence Anniversary Planning Committee advises the public of an array of activities being scheduled to commemorate this important occasion...

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LCIS Announces First Thomson Trust Scholar
LCIS Announces First Thomson Trust Scholar

May 28, 2019

Lyford Cay International School (LCIS) is excited to announce the first Thomson Trust Scholar. Grade 10 student Heather Williams has received the award which will allow her to join the rigorous Diploma Programme at LCIS, one of four graduation pathways for Grade 11 and 12 students...

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Caves Heights Condominimums on West Bay Street Offer Baby Boomers Perfect Plan for Retirement

May 28, 2019

Each year dozens of retirees in The Bahamas downsize from sprawling family estates to more manageable condominiums...

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Lupus 242 Holds 3rd Annual Health Talk to Educate Members

May 28, 2019

On Saturday May 18th, Lupus 242 held its 3rd Annual Health Talk at the University of The Bahamas. Educating the public about lupus is one of the major goals of the local non-profit organization. The group also provides support and information for persons in The Bahamas living with the illness...

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ACAMS Bahamas Launch

May 28, 2019

Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Sen. the Hon. Carl Bethel addressed the launch of the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) Bahamas Chapter on Friday, May 24, 2019 at the British Colonial Hilton Hotel.

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State-Recognized Funeral for Mr. Calvin Neilly, ,MBE, Former Senator

May 28, 2019

The Cabinet Office has announced that there will be a State-Recognized Funeral for the late Mr. Calvin Neilly, MBE, former Senator, on Friday, May 31, at 11:00 a.m. at Grant's Town Wesley Methodist Church, Baillou Hill Road and Chapel Street...

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35th Annual Frank "Pancho" Rahming Primary School Championships

May 28, 2019

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture held a closing ceremony for the 35th Annual Frank "Pancho" Rahming Primary School Track and Field Championships on Friday, May 24 at the Thomas A. Robinson Sports Centre...

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Methodist Council Meeting paid Courtesy call on the Governor General

May 28, 2019

Delegates of the Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas (MCCA) Connexional Council Meeting called upon Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling...

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Immigration Department Marks 80th Anniversary with Church Service

May 28, 2019

The Bahamas Department of Immigration held 80th Anniversary Celebrations with a Church Service on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Boyd Road...

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Tourism Development Corporation

May 28, 2019

Officials of the Tourism Development Corporation (TDC)along with private sector representatives attended the 2019 Caribbean Hotel Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS) in Miami Florida...

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Minister Dames opens 8th Annual Caribbean Federation of Police Welfare Association

May 28, 2019

In attendance at the Opening Ceremony of the 8th Annual Caribbean Federation of Police Welfare Associations, May 27, at SuperClubs Breezes, Nassau, Bahamas Seated from

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Seven Day Forecast for The Bahamas from May 28-June 2, 2019
Seven Day Forecast for The Bahamas from May 28-June 2, 2019

May 28, 2019

A weak frontal boundary over the SE Bahamas will dissipate Monday night as low to mid-level troughing affects the area with cloudy periods and convective showers...

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Grand Isle Resort & Spa and 'Pigs of Paradise' Dazzle at Cannes Film Festival

May 28, 2019

Last weekend, in collaboration with the Fort Lauderdale Film Festival, the swimming pigs were front and center at a beach party along southern France’s famous Riviera where Grand Isle Resort & Spa...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: May 28, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: May 28, 2019

May 28, 2019

"Here's a sweet little reason to have your car serviced...
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!"
At BSG & participating dealers.

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Shanghai School of Business Officials Share Motivations for Urban Planning for the Municipality

May 27, 2019

Officials from the Shanghai School of Business made a special presentation on 'Urban Planning in the Municipality of Shanghai' at the Ministry of Public Works Distinguished Lecture Series...

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National Drug Council to launch 'Say No to Bidis' Awareness Campaign

May 27, 2019

Officials at the Bahamas National Drug Council (BNDC), Ministry of Health, will use the 2019 observance of World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) as an opportunity to conduct a “Say No to Bidis” Awareness Campaign aimed at school-aged children...

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Full Operations Resumed at NIB Offices
Full Operations Resumed at NIB Offices

May 27, 2019

The National Insurance Board wishes to advise the public that full operations have resumed today at normal working hours at its offices throughout New Providence and the Family Islands...

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Urban Renewal Utilizes Assets to help effect Community Change

May 27, 2019

Officials from the Urban Renewal Commission, Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, recently distributed care packages to 900 families residing in the urban communities of New Providence where Centres are located...

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Campbell, House of Assembly Members Celebrate Literary Author

May 27, 2019

Members of the House of Assembly Wednesday joined Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell, in paying tribute to the country’s latest literary work, “Revelations of a Silent Heart...”

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Campbell: Ministry, stakeholders, 'working asiduously' on advancement of Persons with Disabilities Act

May 27, 2019

Officials at the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development are working with great care, effort and attention to detail with the community of persons with disabilities, their families, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and other stakeholders, towards the further advancement of the provisions of the Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities) Act...

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