Press Releases

At 45th Anniversary Ecumenical Service in Miami, Senator Forbes-Smith Sends Call for Remembrance of Past Generations

July 19, 2018

In celebration of the 45th Anniversary of Bahamas Independence, President of the Senate, the Hon. Katherine Forbes-Smith, urged current and future generations of Bahamians to take note of the National Heroes who have been singled out for their efforts, and whose contributions paved the way for much of what now exists.

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Prime Minister Minnis Has Bilateral Meeting with Singapore Officials

July 19, 2018

Bahamas Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis had a bilateral meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York City

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Summer Campers Pay Courtesy Call at Government House

July 19, 2018

Teachers and students attending The Eva Hilton Primary Summer School paid a courtesy call upon Deputy to the Governor General Cornelius A. Smith at Government House

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Castrol Quote of the Day: July 19, 2018
Castrol Quote of the Day: July 19, 2018

July 19, 2018

"Many manufacturers
recommend an annual
radiator flush. Always use
a top quality coolant for
effective operation of
your vehicle's cooling
system."

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Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources-Minister Pintard to tour Bamsi and Meet Local Farmers

July 18, 2018

Minister of Agriculture & Marine Resources, the Hon. Michael Pintard will visit the North Andros operations of the Bahamas Agriculture & Marine Science Institute, BAMSI, on Thursday, 19THJuly 2018. This will be Minister Pintard’s first visit to the BAMSI as its Minister...

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PM Touts Over-the-Hill Project at UN Sustainable Development Forum

July 18, 2018

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis addressed the United Nations High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, July 18, 2018 indicating that his Government’s Over-the-Hill Community...

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Long Island, Abaco look to expand sponging industry, create local associations

July 18, 2018

More than a dozen spongers on Long Island expressed huge interest in moving forward with creating a local association and revitalizing the industry during a meeting with project managers of a project to revitalize the sponging industry in The Bahamas

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CIBC FirstCaribbean wins Most Innovative Bank award
CIBC FirstCaribbean wins "Most Innovative Bank" award

July 18, 2018

Less than two months after releasing enhancements to its Mobile App and Online Banking, CIBC FirstCaribbean has been named the Most Innovative Bank in the region at the prestigious World Finance Banking Awards, awarded by UK-based World Finance magazine...

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Courtesy Calls at Government House

July 18, 2018

Karen Farrington presented copies of her books, 'Matters of the Heart' and 'Love Messages', to Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, during a courtesy call...

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Ministry of Works Public Notice
Ministry of Works Public Notice

July 18, 2018

Please be advised that the Ministry of Public Works/Bahamix is conducting Road Paving works on Madeira Street & Sixth Terrace from Mackey Street to Collins Avenue, Friday, July 13, 2018 to Tuesday, July 31, 2018 between the hours of 6:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m...

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Remarks by Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis at UN Political Forum

July 18, 2018

Remarks by Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis at UN Political Forum...

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Ministry of Transport and Local Government Statement on Four Cs Adventures Boating Accident of June 30th 2018
Ministry of Transport and Local Government Statement on Four Cs Adventures Boating Accident of June 30th 2018

July 18, 2018

The Ministry of Transport and Local Government wishes to provide an update on the Four Cs Adventures boating incident that occurred in the vicinity of Barraterre, Exuma on 30th June, 2018...

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Press Statement from The Ministry of Transport Local Government
Press Statement from The Ministry of Transport & Local Government

July 18, 2018

The Ministry of Transport and Local Government wishes to provide details into the stabbing incident that involved jet ski operators off Rose Island on 10th July, 2018. Video footage from this incident was widely circulated on social media...

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Prime Minister to address UN Economic and Social forum on Sustainable Development

July 18, 2018

Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis left the country on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 for New York to address the United Nations High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council...

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Bahamas 45th Anniversary of Independence Celebrated with Ecumenical Service in South Florida

July 18, 2018

Prominent S Florida newspaperman honored at Bahamas Independence Ecumenical Service...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: July 18, 2018
Castrol Quote of the Day: July 18, 2018

July 18, 2018

"Remember, a
consistent squeaking
sound from your
brakes is not normal.
Have them checked
immediately by a
qualified mechanic."

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Top Producer Monica Knowles Takes Hard Look at Real Estate Tax Changes on Market Impact
Top Producer Monica Knowles Takes Hard Look at Real Estate Tax Changes on Market Impact

July 17, 2018

A top producer at Bahamas Realty who less than two years ago saw what she called “an exciting and encouraging renewed confidence in the Bahamian housing market” is now sharing mixed feelings about the changes announced...

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Excitement Builds for Annual Grand Bahama Regatta & Homecoming Weekend

July 17, 2018

The 23 rd Annual Grand Bahama Regatta & Homecoming
Festival will see sailing enthusiasts from around the country take to the high seas for
two days of friendly competition.

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The RBDF Public Relations Department
The RBDF Public Relations Department

July 17, 2018

The Royal Bahamas Defence Force reassures the general public and the local fishing community of its commitment to maintaining a strong presence within our maritime domain to safeguard the people of The Bahamas against recent threats of harm...

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BREEF and RBDF Partner to Guard Our Marine Heritage

July 17, 2018

BREEF and the RBDF celebrated the ending of an impactful six-day Marine Conservation Workshop today with its closing ceremony at the Coral Harbour Base. Bringing principal remarks was the Minister of Financial Services, Trade & Industry and Immigration, the Honourable Brent Symonette.

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