Press Releases

PM accepts donation from RBC for Southern Recreation Grounds redevelopment

January 18, 2019

Prime Minister, Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert Minnis accepted a donation from the Royal Bank of Canada towards the redevelopment of the historic Southern Recreation Grounds...

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LJM Maritime Academy Graduates on the Way to Regional University Thanks to Royal Caribbean International

January 18, 2019

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) During a ceremony aboard the world’s largest cruise ship, Symphony of the Seas, while docked in the Nassau harbour, two recent graduates of the Lowell Jason Mortimer...

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Seven Day Forecast for The Bahamas January 18-23, 2019
Seven Day Forecast for The Bahamas January 18-23, 2019

January 18, 2019

A frontal trough will produce spotty showers as it gradually dissipates in the vicinity of the Central and Southeast while high pressure ridge north of the area gradually shifts south and eastwards through Saturday...

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

January 18, 2019

"If you haven't serviced your car since last
summer, you know you need to do it TODAY! Our
service department is opened weekdays - 8 to 5
- no appointment necessary."

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The Art1st and Giovanni Robinson to light up the Nassau Night Market stage

January 17, 2019

Local entertainers come together to showcase their talents...Now into its fourth week, word has been spreading through the entertainment...

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Zecheng Dou Wins The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic

January 17, 2019

Golfer Zecheng 'Marty' Dou of Beijing, China, won the Web.com 'Bahamas Great Exuma Classic' at Sandals Emerald Bay - Emerald Reef Course, January 13-16, 2019...

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Let your Voices be Heard this Junior Junkanoo2019-Introducing Junior Junkanoo Fan Voting

January 17, 2019

The time for your input in Junkanoo is now. The Junkanoo process has solely been left in the hands of judges since inception, but as of New Year 2018, the National Junkanoo Committee (NJC) introduced the annual NJC-MobileAssist...

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IOC sanctions one athlete for failing anti-doping test at London 2012
IOC sanctions one athlete for failing anti-doping test at London 2012

January 17, 2019

The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. The IOC is currently conducting additional analyses on the samples collected from the Olympic Games London 2012. This programme, which uses the latest scientific analysis methods, aims to test samples for all substances prohibited in 2012...

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Minister of Social Services and Urban Development,, The Hon. Frankie Campbell
Minister of Social Services and Urban Development,, The Hon. Frankie Campbell

January 17, 2019

I am humbled at the opportunity to speak to mothers, fathers, women and girls, victims of rape, abuse and violence, and anyone else who may have been offended by a video recording of me that is in circulation...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: January 17, 2018
Castrol Quote of the Day: January 17, 2018

January 17, 2019

"Just a reminder -remember that while
being careful to keep track of important work
and business events, it is just as important to
track and record car repairs and replacements
of parts."

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The Passing of Sailing Pioneer Eleazor Johnson
The Passing of Sailing Pioneer Eleazor Johnson

January 16, 2019

I wish to express my deepest condolences to the family of the late Eleazor “Barber J” Johnson on his untimely passing. Both the sailing community and the wider society are no doubt saddened by the unfortunate news...

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UBFIT Grand Bahama Encourages Healthy Movement
UBFIT Grand Bahama Encourages Healthy Movement

January 16, 2019

Hundreds of participants are expected to participate in the 2nd UBFIT Fun Run Walk Bike Skate 5K/10K in Grand Bahama scheduled for Saturday, 2nd February 2019...

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Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce Installs 2019 Executive Board

January 16, 2019

The Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce (GBCC) will officially welcome the 2019 Executive Board at their Annual Installation Ceremony on Friday, January 18th, at the Grand Lucayan Resort in Freeport...

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Ophelia Munnings Turned 100 Today and Received a Visit from the Governor General

January 16, 2019

Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, visited centenarian Ophelia Munnings at her Blue Hill Estates home today...

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International Methodist Conference Delegates Pay Courtesy on The Governor General

January 16, 2019

Delegates of the 207th Annual Conference of the Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas paid a courtesy call upon Governor General...

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A Revealing Look at the Contemporary Art Market, HBO's Original Documentary 'The Price of Everything' Premieres on January 21
A Revealing Look at the Contemporary Art Market, HBO's Original Documentary 'The Price of Everything' Premieres on January 21

January 16, 2019

Can the value of art really be measured in dollars and cents? Paintings by artists Jean-Michel Basquiat and Gerhard Richter sell at auction for tens of millions of dollars...

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Statement: Matter Involving Former Employee
Statement: Matter Involving Former Employee

January 16, 2019

The University’s Office of the General Counsel has advised that the University offers no comments...

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Student Leadership Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Honour the Life and Legacy of the Late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Student Leadership & Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Honour the Life and Legacy of the Late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 16, 2019

The Office of Student Leadership of the University of The Bahamas (UB) in conjunction with Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Iota Epsilon Lambda Chapter, will celebrate the life and legacy of Civil Rights Activist...

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Castrol Quote of the Day: January 16, 2018
Castrol Quote of the Day: January 16, 2018

January 16, 2019

"Simple fact: Changing your
motor oil on time extends the life of
your engine."

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Luxury P.I. Villas Auction Drawing Int'l Attention

January 15, 2019

More than two dozen high net worth individuals or advisors are expected to arrive in Nassau tomorrow to preview two luxury waterfront residential properties on Paradise Island slated to be auctioned off later this month...

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