Press Releases

Four the magic number for Taiarui
Four the magic number for Taiarui

March 27, 2017

Heimanu Taiarui is a famous figure in his native Tahiti, thanks in no small part to his life-changing exploits at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015...

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Sunshine Insurance Sponsors BIFF's Youth Film Workshop

March 27, 2017

Sunshine Insurance (Agents & Brokers) Ltd. has partnered with the Bahamas International Film Festival (BIFF) for its 2017 Youth Film Workshop...

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EYES ON THE BAHAMAS-Iran
EYES ON THE BAHAMAS-Iran

March 27, 2017

ran began their bid to succeed Oman as Asian champions by topping Group A at the AFC Beach Soccer Championship, held in Malaysia on 4-11 March. In racking up four impressive wins in the section, they struck 35 goals and let in just three...

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Strong Community Ties Protect the Well-being of Children

March 27, 2017

The creation of stronger, more nurturing communities that are supportive of family life is one of the mechanisms that can be used to help turn the tide against child abuse in The Bahamas, Minister of Social Services...

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RBDF Acting Commander Rolls out Nationwide Peace Plan

March 27, 2017

The Royal Bahamas Defence Force unveiled its newest tool for promoting peace within our communities today through its Ambassador of Peace (AOP) Programme, a brainchild of Captain Tellis Bethel, Commander Defence Force (Acting)...

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Weather Forecast March 27-April 2, 2017
Weather Forecast March 27-April 2, 2017

March 27, 2017

High pressure system over the Atlantic Ocean will build over Florida and the Bahamas as surface low pressure system gradually moves well northeast of the area. High pressure system will produce mostly warm and dry conditions...

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Becoming Warren Buffet, Candid Documentar Chronicling The Life The Billionaire Investor, Debuts Exclusively on HBO
Becoming Warren Buffet, Candid Documentar Chronicling The Life The Billionaire Investor, Debuts Exclusively on HBO

March 27, 2017

HBO announces the exclusive debut of the original documentary Becoming Warren Buffet, premiering on April 24 at 21hrs AST*. With unprecedented access to his day-to-day personal life, the film tells the improbable story of how an ambitious...

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EYES ON THE BAHAMAS-Senegal
EYES ON THE BAHAMAS-Senegal

March 27, 2017

Having been beaten by Madagascar in the final of the 2015 edition, Senegal headed to the 2016 CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations with their sights firmly set on reclaiming the title, which they did in style...

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Preschool Teachers Get Gifted From BTC
"Preschool Teachers Get Gifted From BTC"

March 27, 2017

BTC presented mobile devices to Tiny Tots Preschool in honour of the Ministry of Education’s Pre-School Week. Public Relations Manager, Indira Collie said that, “This is the second time around that we’ve been involved in the activities...

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ALIV Appoints Gravette Brown to Lead Business Development
ALIV Appoints Gravette Brown to Lead Business Development

March 27, 2017

ALIV is pleased to announce and welcome to the executive leadership team, Gravette Brown. Brown will act as the company’s Chief ALIV Business Developer, responsible for driving business development, fundraising and investor relations initiatives...

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BTC Set to Completely 'Fiberize' The Country
"BTC Set to Completely 'Fiberize' The Country"

March 27, 2017

With the support of the world’s largest internet and television provider
...BTC recently announced that more than 5,000 residents have transitioned to Fiber to the Home (FTTH) services. The company is now preparing to complete its fiber rollout throughout New Providence...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: March 27, 2017
Castrol Quote of the Day: March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017

Castrol Quote of the Day: March 27, 2017

"Ever wonder WHY motor oil
is so important? Consider-blood
without it, your heart will STOP
and you will die. Without motor
oil your engine WILL seize and
your car WILL die! It's just that simple."

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Women Pursuing Personal and Professional Development Goald make impact on Grand Bahama

March 25, 2017

High Heels Higher Goals (HHHG) a community of likeminded women pursuing personal and professional development goals is making significant impact on Grand Bahama Island...

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Ministry of Education to Move Towards Digital Textbook Initiative

March 25, 2017

Digitization of textbooks is on the horizon for public schools. The Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald, Minister of Education, Science and Technology made the announcement during the official launch of the Bahamas Primary Mathematics...

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First Generation University Grad Honouring the Sacrifce

March 25, 2017

In May 2012, she accomplished a dream that her parents had for themselves, but never got an opportunity to fulfill. She became the first in her family to earn a college education and come June 2017...

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Primary Mathematics Text Book Series launched

March 25, 2017

The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MOEST) in association with Hodder Education Publications officially launched the only primary Mathematics text book...

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Tourism Director charges Grand Bahama residents to make tourims their business

March 25, 2017

In an address to the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, Ministry of Tourism Director Betty Bethel asserted that Grand Bahama's future ultimately rests in the hands of both public and private stakeholders. Bethel served as guest speaker for the GB Chamber's...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: March 25, 2017
Castrol Quote of the Day: March 25, 2017

March 25, 2017

Castrol Quote of the Day: March 25, 2017

"Remember you don't need
a degree in Mechanics to do
a quick hood check this morning.
Check the fluid levels and top
up where necessary. Consult
a qualified mechanic for the
things you don't understand."

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CIBC FirstCaribbean Sponsors Junior Achievement Bahamas Most Distinguished Achiever Program
CIBC FirstCaribbean Sponsors Junior Achievement Bahamas "Most Distinguished Achiever" Program

March 24, 2017

For over a decade, CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank has proudly supported Junior Achievement Bahamas (JA Bahamas) by lending financial support or providing staff volunteers to assist with the organization’s educational initiatives...

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Improvemtns to Public Health Centres Accelerating Pubic Healthcare Transformation

March 24, 2017

Contract signings for a total of $800,000 of renovation works to the South Beach Clinic and the Flamingo Gardens Clinic were implemented in an official ceremony, March 21, 2017, at South Beach Clinic, by Minister for Grand Bahama...

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