Press Releases

PM Minnis opens General Post Office in Town Centre Mall

May 23, 2019

It was a celebratory mood as Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis officially opened the General Post Office in its new location, Town Centre Mall in the heart of the island of New Providence...

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Powerade & CBC Hydrate Tour de Lootra Cyclists During 100 Mile Race!

May 23, 2019

CBC is Proud Beverage Sponsor of Eleuthera Cycling Event...For the fifth year, avid cyclists pedaled 100 miles across Eleuthera for the Tour de Lootra Charity Challenge, and the Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC) was back on board as a proud beverage sponsor...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: May 23, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019

"Did you know that cleaning your engine allows it to run better? Getting rid of dust and gunk over time allows the intricate parts to operate freely.This should be done by a qualified mechanic."

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72,000+ hot meals served up in 1st 4 months Royal Caribbean partners with Bahamas Feeding Network, pledges food for entire year 2019

May 22, 2019

On a sunny afternoon in November, Royal Caribbean International President & CEO Michael Bayley stood in the AquaTheater of Symphony of The Seas, the largest cruise ship in the world as it made its inaugural visit to Nassau...

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Gabriell Hall is 2019 CBC Carleton Williams Scholarship Winner

May 22, 2019

Maurice Moore Primary Student to Receive Full 6-Year Scholarship from Caribbean Bottling Company...After the difficult task of narrowing the Caribbean Bottling Company’s (CBC) Carleton Williams Scholarship applicants down to just six finalists, the CBC interview...

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Sickle Cell Association Works to Creative Positive, Lasting Change

May 22, 2019

When a 26-year-old declared he would die in hospital it was difficult to believe. There was no gunshot wound, visible signs of trauma, or apparatus attached to him indicating he was under critical care. Twenty minutes later, after calling his mother, the father to a two-year-old took his last breath in Kayla Mortimer’s arms...

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Ardastra Rescues, Rehabilitates Wildlife in Distress
Ardastra Rescues, Rehabilitates Wildlife in Distress

May 22, 2019

It takes roughly five minutes and some prompting for the American kestrel – a small, colorful falcon –to realize its free.

Discovered two weeks ago flapping around on the ground, a do-gooder brought the young bird to Ardastra Gardens, Zoo & Conservation Centre...

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Leading real estate firm: East Bay Street Commercial Bounces Back, Hottest Property on Island

May 22, 2019

Bahamas Realty’s commercial division, NAI Bahamas Realty Commercial, announced today that it has been selected to represent the sale of an iconic East Bay Street office complex...

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Bahamian Actuarial Consultancy Offers a Captive Insurance Facility

May 22, 2019

Actuarial and risk consulting firm Nichol & Co has announced the opening of its subsidiary Nassau Captive Management Services Ltd (“Nassau Captives”) to expand on services offered to international (and local) clients...

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Bahamian Vocalists Shine at Beijing Expo

May 22, 2019

Bahamian vocalists shone brightly on stage at the Guirui Theatre, on May 19, 2019, as Julien "Believe" Thompson, Freddie Munnings, Jr., and Angel Reckley electrified the audience at the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019...

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UB Honors Outstanding Achievement Three-Way Tie for Top Award
UB Honors Outstanding Achievement Three-Way Tie for Top Award

May 22, 2019

A father of two and a UB Mingoes student-athlete tied with a Psychology major to receive the award for the highest cumulative GPA in the 2019 Commencement Class of University of The Bahamas (UB)...

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Minister Dames attends Senior Law Enforcement Officer's Graduation in Atlanta, Georgia

May 22, 2019

On March 4th, 2019 the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), Bahamas Department of Correctional Services (BDOCS) and University of The Bahamas (UB) signed a partnership agreement with Georgia State University...

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Its' in the Bag! CIBC Partners with AML to "Go Green"

May 22, 2019

Support is growing for the government’s initiative to ban single-use plastics in 2020. Reusable shopping bags distributed in recent promotions are much in evidence...

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Bahamas Agriculture Health and Food Safety Authority (BAHFSA) Warning-Vienna Beef Products

May 22, 2019

On May 18, 2019, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that Vienna Beef Ltd, Chicago, IL, recalled about 2,030lbs of beef frank links due to the possibility...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: May 22, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: May 22, 2019

May 22, 2019

"Try 'Castrol GTX Ultraclean’... a nice little reason to do so, next week!"

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UB Graduate Pairs Spanish Fluency with International Tourism Pursuits
UB Graduate Pairs Spanish Fluency with International Tourism Pursuits

May 22, 2019

Kevonya Bain has loved the Spanish language for as long as she can remember; she thrived as a student of University of The Bahamas (UB). Now, as a member of UB’s 2019 Commencement Class, she is one step closer to embarking on an academic and cultural odyssey in Barcelona, Spain...

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Dames: Neighborhood Watch Groups Pivotal to Success of Communities

May 21, 2019

Minister Dames along with members of the National Neighbourhood Watch Council (NNWC), neighbourhood watch group leaders and members, and police liaisons attended the Neighborhoods USA (NUSA) Conference, May 15th – 18th, 2019 in Palm Springs California...

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BTC & C.H. Reeves Recognize Top Achievers

May 21, 2019

BTC teamed up with C.H. Reeves to recognize its top Mathematics students and its students that received top scores in last year’s BJC examinations...

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Bahamas based Cloud Carib demos at CTU Caribbean Futurescape in Trinidad

May 21, 2019

Emerging as the region's premier leader in cloud-based data management, back up and disaster recovery services, Cloud Carib made an appearance this month as sponsor for the three-day CTU conference in Port of Spain, Trinidad...

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Bahamas Waste Presented Appreciation Plaque by Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend

May 21, 2019

With more than a decade of partnership between them, the relationship between Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend and New Providence’s leading waste management company is primed...

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