Press Releases

Bahamas Waste Goes Cashless
Bahamas Waste Goes Cashless

October 03, 2022

Bahamas Waste, the country’s most trusted waste management company is going cashless. This new phase of the company’s operations takes effect on December 1, 2022, providing an added layer of convenience for Bahamas Waste customers.

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Traffic Press Release Service Of Thanksgiving For The Late Sovereign Queen Elizabeth II
Traffic Press Release Service Of Thanksgiving For The Late Sovereign Queen Elizabeth II

October 03, 2022

A Service of Thanksgiving for the Late Sovereign Queen Elizabeth The Second will be held on Sunday, 2nd October, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral, George Street.

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Cabinet Office Press Release - State Memorial Service for Late Sovereign Queen Elizabeth II
Cabinet Office Press Release - State Memorial Service for Late Sovereign Queen Elizabeth II

October 03, 2022

The Cabinet Office advises the general public that a State Memorial Service of Thanksgiving and Remembrance of our Late Sovereign Queen Elizabeth the Second will be held on Sunday, 2nd October, 2022 at Christ Church Cathedral, George Street, Nassau, New Providence at 4:00 p.m.

A Procession of all Law Enforcement Agencies and Parliamentarians will precede the Church Service, departing Rawson Square at 3:15 p.m.

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CBS Bahamas reminds customers to take advantage of price match guarantee
CBS Bahamas reminds customers to take advantage of price match guarantee

September 28, 2022

CBS Bahamas, the largest home improvement retailer and architectural product distributor in The Bahamas, continues to set itself apart from other local retailers by delivering top-tier products, accessibility, and services.

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Bahamas Immogration Press Release on Offficer Williams
Bahamas Immogration Press Release on Offficer Williams

September 28, 2022

The Department extends deepest sympathies to Mrs. Michelle Williams, Senior Immigration Officer, children, family, friends, the 1990 Squad-A, and colleagues of Mr. Anthony Williams, Chief Immigration Officer, on his passing.

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Shelter services at New Life Christian Centre relocated to Maurice Moore Primary School

September 28, 2022

The National Emergency Management Agency wishes to advise residents of west Grand Bahama that shelter services at New Life Christian Centre, located Coral Road, Freeport, have been relocated to the Maurice Moore Primary School, Sandcombe Drive, Arden Forest, Freeport.

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New Birdlife Report Reveals Nearly Half of all Bird Species in Decline With One in Eight Threatened With Extinction
New Birdlife Report Reveals Nearly Half of all Bird Species in Decline With One in Eight Threatened With Extinction

September 28, 2022

Today, global conservation organisation BirdLife International released its landmark “State of The World’s Birds” 2022 Report. Published every four years by BirdLife International, the report summarises what birds tell us about the state of nature, the pressures upon it, the solutions in place, and those needed.

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Mandara Spa at Atlantis wins Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Award for best spa in North America
Mandara Spa at Atlantis wins Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Award for best spa in North America

September 27, 2022

Having long been in a class of its own in The Bahamas, Mandara Spa at Atlantis Paradise Island has taken its rightful place among the world’s best, winning the 2022 Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Award for the best spa in North America.

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ORG Policy Priorities For The Upcoming Legislative Agenda

September 27, 2022

As Parliament is set to resume, the Organization for Responsible Governance (ORG) sees opportunity in the government’s agenda for the upcoming legislative year.

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Advisory on Hurricane Ian for Bahamian Nationals in South Florida
Advisory on Hurricane Ian for Bahamian Nationals in South Florida

September 26, 2022

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to advise all Bahamian nationals who arecurrently on the western coast of the state of Florida to exercise caution and payclose attention to weather advisories related to Hurricane Ian.

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Companies join Corporate Character Day Bahamas to foster connections while having fun
Companies join Corporate Character Day Bahamas to foster connections while having fun

September 20, 2022

The first Corporate Character Day (CCD) Bahamas program recently kicked off with the participation of a dozen large and medium-size companies and agencies. Nineteen days of character development activities leading up to Character Day Bahamas on October 19, 2022, will spread engagement and excitement throughout The Bahamas.

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BTC Appoints New CEO
BTC Appoints New CEO

September 20, 2022

BTC is pleased to announce the appointment of Sameer Bhatti to the position of Chief Executive Officer.

Bhatti, a Bahamian national, joins the company from Comcast where he spent the past ten years as an executive in commercial and channel development roles. Prior to that, he held senior positions at Juniper Networks and Verizon in the United States.

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 Bahamian joins KPM Franklins engineering team in Orlando
Bahamian joins KPM Franklin’s engineering team in Orlando

September 20, 2022

Bahamian Dominic McFall has joined KPM Franklin’s engineering firm in Orlando as a project manager.

The company provides civil engineering, land surveying, planning and landscape architecture services to retail, single family and multi-family residential clients, healthcare, hospitality, theme park, office, industrial/warehouse and multi-use development markets.

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‘This Islands of Mine’ Art Competition 2022

September 19, 2022

Celebrating 100 years of business in The Bahamas, HG Christie Ltd (HGC) is excited to partner with CAB gallery to highlight this country’s talented youth. Please join these partners and the Minister for Youth, Sports and Culture, MP Mario Bowleg, as they publicly announce the launch of the “This Island of Mine” art competition.

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Cabinet Office Press Release
Cabinet Office Press Release

September 19, 2022

The Cabinet Office wishes to advise the general public that Monday, 19th September, 2022 is hereby appointed a public holiday for the celebration of “Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Day”.

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Statement from the Office of the Governor-General
Statement from the Office of the Governor-General

September 16, 2022

The Office of The Governor-General wishes to advise that Their Excellencies The Most Honourable Sir Cornelius Smith, O.N., GCMG, and Clara Lady Smith would be out of the country from Thursday, 15th September returning on Thursday, 22nd September, 2022. Their Excellencies will travel to London to attend the State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth Il on Monday, 19th September, 2022.

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Brain Aneurysm Symptoms Are Similar to Stroke: True or False
Brain Aneurysm Symptoms Are Similar to Stroke: True or False?

September 12, 2022

An aneurysm — a ballooning or bulging out of an artery where the wall is weak — can wreak havoc if it bursts. When aneurysms rupture in the brain, the resulting hemorrhage can cause stroke, coma, death, brain damage and other problems.

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Cabinet Office announcement on the Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Cabinet Office announcement on the Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

September 12, 2022

The Cabinet Office announces that, in observance of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the National Flag was lowered to half-mast on Thursday, 8th September and will be flown at half-mast until the morning after the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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Statement from Kevin D. Seymour, Grand Bahama Childrens Home Chairman on the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II
Statement from Kevin D. Seymour, Grand Bahama Children’s Home Chairman on the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II

September 12, 2022

On behalf of the Grand Bahama Children’s Home (GBCH), our board of directors and the Donor community, we send our heartfelt condolences to the Royal Family, citizens of the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth at-large, on the passing of HRH Queen Elizabeth II.

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 NAD Partners With Aviation Tech Company AeroCloud To Improve Airports Efficiency
NAD Partners With Aviation Tech Company AeroCloud To Improve Airport’s Efficiency

September 12, 2022

This summer, Nassau Airport Development Company (NAD) entered into a three-year contract with aviation technology company AeroCloud Systems to provide Flight Information Display Systems (FIDS) and gate management systems (GMS) at Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA).

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