Press Releases

Award Winning Coral Vita Team to Speak at GB Chamber Event
Award Winning Coral Vita Team to Speak at GB Chamber Event

March 23, 2019

Late last year Government officials, private stakeholders and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s) attended the groundbreaking of the world’s first ever coral farm, in Grand Bahama...

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BAIC Chairman announces Saturday's Mega Market; and a partnership with Environment to eliminate single-use plastics

March 22, 2019

The Bahamas Agricultural & Industrial Corporation (BAIC) will hold a Mega Market, Saturday, March 23, 2019 on Gladstone Road in honour of the corporation’s 37th year said Chairman...

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Mission Educate Bahamas Donates a Library to Yellow Elder Primary

March 22, 2019

We’re on a mission to help every child in The Bahamas excel in academics, and reach their true potential. Mission Educate Bahamas (MEB)...

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Statement by Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Sen. Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson
Statement by Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Sen. Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson

March 22, 2019

The Government has been closely monitoring the Grand Bahama Power Company (GBPC) situation and has been in communication with the GBPC since the story was first reported...

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FLIFF On Location: Shows Off a Stellar Lineup of Independent Films
FLIFF On Location: Shows Off a Stellar Lineup of Independent Films

March 22, 2019

The return of “FLIFF On Location” to Grand Bahama Island and the Pelican Bay Hotel this past weekend, was a heartwarming experience for President and CEO of the Fort Lauderdale Film Festival (FLIFF), Greg Von Hausch...

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Ministry of Public Works exposes contractors to best practices for building houses

March 22, 2019

Local contractors and other persons employed in the construction industry were today armed with knowledge of how to build resilient homes that can withstand up to Category 5 hurricanes...

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Governor General and Prime Minister attend Funeral Service for Monsignor Preston Moss

March 22, 2019

The Funeral Service for Monsignor Preston Moss was held at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral on Thursday morning, March 21, 2019, attended by Governor General, Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling...

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Weather Forecast for The Bahamas-March 22-27, 2019
Weather Forecast for The Bahamas-March 22-27, 2019

March 22, 2019

A cold front across the SE Bahamas with a low pressure system near east Cuba continue to produce cloudiness and showers across the area while a second cold front moves south-eastwards across the NW Bahamas with few scattered showers...

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P.M. Minnis in meeting with President Trump, Now!
P.M. Minnis in meeting with President Trump, Now!

March 22, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon Dr Hubert Minnis is taking part in a multilateral meeting between Caribbean Heads of State and Government and US President Donald J Trump today!

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PM Minnis: The Bahamas Poised for an Economic Rebirth

March 21, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis said The Bahamas and the island of Exuma are poised for an economic rebirth as he announced extensive plans to improve infrastructure on the island...

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Prime Minister Minnis Reveals Big Plans for Exuma

March 21, 2019

A townhall meeting was held in the Exuma Foundation's Resource Center on Saturday March 16th, 2019, where Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis unveiled plans before a packed room that his government...

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Prime Minister Minnis Speaks at a Town Meeting in Exuma

March 21, 2019

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis spoke at a town meeting at the Exuma Foundation Resources Center in George Town...

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The Bain & Grants Town Urban Renewal Centre Hosted at Health Fair

March 21, 2019

The Bain and Grants Town Urban Renewal Centre in conjunction with community partners hosted a Health Fair on the Mother Butler Park, Meadow Street, Friday, March 15, 2019...

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SBDC talks progress and women in business with WIG and the American Embassy

March 21, 2019

Access Accelerator SBDC, US Embassy and IDB Partner to Discuss Opportunities for Women In Business with the Women’s Investment Group...
· SBDC, US Embassy and IDB celebrate International Women’s Day.
· SBDC client who has reached funding stage shares advice.
· Women entrepreneurship looks forward to a future of collaboration and support.

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Minister Campbell Applauds NGOs Participation at CSW63

March 21, 2019

Representatives from the more than 35 non-governmental organizations (NGOS) that attended the first week of the Sixty-Third Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63) began returning to The Bahamas on Thursday...

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The Hon. Marvin Dames, Minister of National Security , attend the Commission on Narcotics Drugs(CND) 62nd Ministerial Segment 2019

March 21, 2019

The Hon. Marvin H. Dames is attending the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) 62nd Ministerial Segment in Vienna, Austria...

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Senator Highlights Move to E-Cabinet and E-Government Services as Consumer Rights Week 2019 Activities Close

March 21, 2019

The Ministry of Labour (MOL) officially celebrated World Consumer Rights Day (March 15) with a special ceremony and exhibition in Freeport, Grand Bahama, Friday...

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The Disability Affairs Division Hosted a Disability Awareness Public Forum

March 21, 2019

The Disability Affairs Division of the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development hosted a Disability Awareness public forum at Wesley Methodists Church, Thursday, March 14...

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The Red Cross Fair Goes Digital with Suncash's Sunpass Digital Ticketing System

March 20, 2019

Advanced Ticket Sales Now Available for the Bahamas Red Cross Fair,
April 6th & 7th, 2019, through the Mobile Ticketing Solution...

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British Airways Pilot Ends Career with Retirement Flight to LPIA

March 20, 2019

On March 7, 2019, British Airways Captain Gordon Black landed his final flight as a commercial pilot touching down at Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA)...

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