Press Releases

PUBLIC NOTICE-Closing of Grouper Season
PUBLIC NOTICE-Closing of Grouper Season

November 24, 2020

The following serves to inform the General Public the Nassau Grouper Season will be closed effective 1st December 2020 until 28th February 2021...

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International Health Executive/Attorney Aubynette Rolle Cultivating a Culture of Patient Care With New Book and Course for Medical Professionals

November 24, 2020

Nationwide… Aubynette Rolle, an internationally-known health executive and attorney who has who has advocated for better care and strategies for improving quality and patient safety at regional meetings at the World Health Organization...

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BTC’s For the Culture Back by Popular Demand

November 24, 2020

Lawrence Rolle vs. Simeon Outten...For the Culture returns – by popular demand with what is expected to be an inspirational show featuring Prophet Lawrence Rolle vs. Pastor Simeon Outten...

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Advanced Surgical Techniques for children with Congenital Heart Disease
“Advanced Surgical Techniques for children with Congenital Heart Disease”

November 24, 2020

About 1 in every 100 newborns in the United States is born with a congenital heart defect. Unlike acquired heart disease, which affects people in adulthood, congenital heart disease is present at birth...

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Grand Bahama Children’s Home bolstered by generous donor group

November 24, 2020

The Grand Bahama Children’s Home has had two very busy, challenging years – beginning with rebuilding the homes that house their children, destroyed by Hurricane Dorian, with the Grand Bahama Port Authority...

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Former MP and Speaker  Oswald Ingraham Passes Away
Former MP and Speaker – Oswald Ingraham Passes Away

November 24, 2020

Former Member of Parliament, Deputy to the Governor General of The Bahamas and Speaker of the House of Assembly, James Oswald Ingraham has passed away at the age of 83...

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Bahamas Mortgage Corporation Gets New Home

November 24, 2020

The Bahamas Mortgage Corporation has reached a major milestone with the opening of its newly renovated building on East Hill Street...

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MOSSUD hosts week-long virtual training across islands

November 24, 2020

he ability to address team members from across the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development in one setting throughout various locations within the country in “Virtual Real Time...”

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USA Travel Advisory Of 23 November 2020 On The Bahamas

November 24, 2020

The Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Tourism of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas have taken note of the travel advisory issued by the United States, 23 November 2020, regarding The Bahamas...

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Limeade Bahamas provides Breakfast for 400 in the Englerston Community

November 23, 2020

This morning, Limeade, a Bahamian owned company and The Munroe Foundation hosted Community Cares at the Montell Heights Community Centre on Mantol Street...

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Tara Cooper-Burnside Sworn in as Acting Justice of the Supreme Court

November 23, 2020

Tara Cooper-Burnside was sworn in as Acting Justice of the Supreme Court by the Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Cornelius A. Smith...

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Privately-Owned Pre-schools Awarded Grant Funding from the Government
Privately-Owned Pre-schools Awarded Grant Funding from the Government

November 23, 2020

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis stated that the goal of providing grants to expand privately-owned pre-schools is to make more seats available for pre-schoolers...

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The Prime Minister Re-affirms the Government’s Commitment to Pre-School Education in the Family Islands

November 23, 2020

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis reaffirmed the Government’s commitment that any educator with pre-school knowledge...

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Courtesy Call on The Hon. Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Bahamas, by H. E. Rodolfo Sabonge, Secretary-General of The Association of Caribbean States
Courtesy Call on The Hon. Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Bahamas, by H. E. Rodolfo Sabonge, Secretary-General of The Association of Caribbean States

November 23, 2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to advise that the newly appointed Secretary-General (SG) of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS)...

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Minister of State for the Ministry of Disaster Preparedness, Management & Reconstruction to address Caribbean Risk Management Academy Conference

November 23, 2020

The Hon. Iram Lewis, Minister of State for the Ministry of Disaster Preparedness, Management & Reconstruction, has accepted an invitation to be one of three keynote speakers at a Virtual Conference...

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Latin American exports fall due to the pandemic, although less than expected
Latin American exports fall due to the pandemic, although less than expected

November 23, 2020

After a drop in the value of exports by 16 percent in the first half of 2020, the recovery of trade in Latin America and the Caribbean...

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Campbell outlines significant November observances
Campbell outlines ‘significant’ November observances

November 23, 2020

Officials at the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, its Department of Gender and Family Affairs, their partners and the country’s non-governmental organizations (NGOs)...

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H.E. Alvin Smith, High Commissioner to Canada, Completes Tour of Duty
H.E. Alvin Smith, High Commissioner to Canada, Completes Tour of Duty

November 23, 2020

The Bahamas High Commissioner to Canada, H.E. Alvin A. Smith, B.Sc., J.P., returned to The Bahamas on 7 November, having completed his tour of duty as The Bahamas’ Envoy to Canada...

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Minister Dames Supports Amendments to the Correctional Services Act

November 23, 2020

Minister of National Security the Hon. Marvin H. Dames said, on November 18, 2020, that, in addition to the ongoing administrative...

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H.E. Sheila Carey, Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Completed Tour of Duty
H.E. Sheila Carey, Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Completed Tour of Duty

November 23, 2020

The Bahamas Permanent Representative to the United Nations, H.E. Sheila Gweneth Carey, completed her tour of duty at the United Nations (UN)...

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