Press Releases

Final touches to Southern Recreation Grounds

July 07, 2020

The final touches are being made to the Southern Recreation Grounds, to transform that historic spot into a modern, multi-faceted space in the Over-the-Hill Community...

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Independence Prayer Walk to be held on Friday

July 07, 2020

In recognition of the country’s 47th celebration of Independence, a Prayer Walk will be held on Friday, July 10 at Independence Park...

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Statement on the resumption of tourism attractions, excursions and tours on the Family Islands

July 07, 2020

The Office of the Prime Minister wishes to advise that tourism attractions, excursions and tours will be permitted to resume operations on all Family Islands, effective Monday 6 July 2020...

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Exuma Road Works to Rev Up the Economy

July 07, 2020

Caribbean Pavement to improve 10-mile stretch in Aug...Exuma’s crumbling sand seal and pea rock roads, long past their prime, are finally on the fast track for a much-needed upgrade...

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Bahamas Realty Represents Home Selected as Featured Global Property in HGTV’s Ultimate House Hunt

July 07, 2020

HGTV’s 9th annual Ultimate House Hunt contest, featuring listings exclusively from Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® and Luxury Portfolio International® members, is officially underway! The annual contest curates the world’s most stunning real estate listings...

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Relationship Matters: How Did The Pandemic Treat Your Family? ADR May Be Your Answer To Personal Crisis

July 07, 2020

Now that the stay at home orders have lifted and we can move around more freely, it does not erase that fact that it was a long and grueling 3 plus months for many families...

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Scottish Football Association UEFA Assist, Donates over 40k of Equipment to Dorian Affected Islands
Scottish Football Association & UEFA Assist, Donates over 40k of Equipment to Dorian Affected Islands

July 07, 2020

Whether you call it soccer or football, the game has gained a reputation as one of the world’s most popular team sports. With a history that dates back some three thousand years, football is played by 250 million players...

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UWI Medical Graduates told their Success is a Result of the Commitment of the Bahamian People

July 06, 2020

Governor General His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith told graduates of the University of the West Indies School of Clinical Medicine and Research, The Bahamas, that their success is the result of the commitment and sacrifices of the Bahamian people...

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BDB making strides as it re-launches

July 06, 2020

Charles Barnett, Chairman of the Board, Bahamas Development Bank, said the institution has made “good” improvements during a 23 months consultancy diagnostic review and strategic planning period...

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Social Services hosts training seminar on ProMIS for Senior Managers

July 06, 2020

Technical experts from the Information Technology and Communication Unit of the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, took another major step forward in the roll-out of the ProMIS...

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Memorial Healthcare System in South Florida shares words of wisdom with Caribbean colleagues, to join forces against COVID-19 pandemic

July 06, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the ways that people work, communicate, and socialize, giving birth to this “new normality” that, though widely discussed, remains foreign to most of humanity...

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Mastercard brings contactless payments for the first time in the Caribbean public transportation

July 06, 2020

The first Caribbean island to implement this solution is Dominican Republic. The technology is already underway in other countries such as Colombia or Chile and in important cities across the globe, such as London or New York...

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MOH to Establish a COVID-19 Hotline for Hotels and Vacation Properties

July 04, 2020

Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, COVID-19 Task Force Coordinator and Special Adviser to the Prime Minister announced that the Ministry of Health is working with the Ministry of Tourism to establish a COVID-19 hotline specifically for hotels and vacation properties...

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DPM Turnquest Gives Words of Encouragement at Independence Ceremonies in Grand Bahama

July 04, 2020

“We will overcome the challenge of Hurricane Dorian and we will overcome the compounding challenge of Covid-19,” Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Hon. Peter Turnquest stated during his keynote address at the 47th Bahamas Independence National Pride Day Flag Raising Ceremonies in Freeport, Grand Bahama, July 3, 2020...

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Ranger Guides use social media to connect virtually throughout the Bahamas to participate in World Thinking Day.
Ranger Guides use social media to connect virtually throughout the Bahamas to participate in World Thinking Day.

July 03, 2020

A Whatsapp chat group of 16 Ranger Guides (14-16 year olds) formed in February 2020 to address the World Thinking Day theme: “Diversity, Equity and Inclusion,” had no idea that their group would find themselves...

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Bahamian Attorney, Nateisha Bain, Wins STEP Excellence Award
Bahamian Attorney, Nateisha Bain, Wins STEP Excellence Award

July 03, 2020

Nateisha Bain, Bahamian real-estate attorney at the law firm Lennox Paton and member of STEP Bahamas, is a recent recipient of a STEP Excellence Award (https://excellence.step.org/Awards)...

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True Love Travel launches its 2020 Bahama Islands group experiences.
True Love Travel launches its 2020 Bahama Islands group experiences.

July 03, 2020

True Love Travel, the first boutique travel consultancy in the Bahamas, has launched its 2020 Bahama Islands group experiences with group trips planned for Long Island, Eleuthera, Cat Island, Andros, The Berry Islands...

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Mrs. Minnis Presents Nurses with Care Packages

July 03, 2020

On behalf of the Office of the Spouse of the Prime Minister and the Women and Girls Mentoring Coalition, Mrs. Patricia Minnis, wife of Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis, presented nurses with over 300 care packages...

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Graycliff, MCR Better Homes & Gardens, Pasta Fridays Wraps Up after almost 40,000 Meals

July 03, 2020

It started as a conversation between friends, one a restauranteur, the other a real estate legend, about how to help feed the hungry in the era of COVID-19...

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Former M.P. Pierre Dupuch Makes Additional Comments on Proposed Rock Mining in Andros' Fresh Water Lens!

July 03, 2020

Some have said that your opinion of the Andros project should be reserved until all that is proposed comes out...This sounds like the doctor who, when getting you ready for a colonoscopy, says...

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