Politics

Turkey location elections: Setback for Erdogan in big cities
Turkey location elections: Setback for Erdogan in big cities

April 01, 2019

The party of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has lost control of the capital, Ankara, in local elections, in a blow to his 16-year rule...

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The Country's Education System to be Transformed to Meet 21st Century Standards

March 30, 2019

The government of The Bahamas is taking an aggressive stance in overhauling its educational system for future generations in order to ensure the country is equipped to face 21st Century demands...

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PM Charts Plans for Family Islands at Local Government Workshop

March 30, 2019

Family Island Administrators have gathered for a three-day workshop, March 25-27, under the theme, “Agents of Change, Productivity and Accountability” at Melia Nassau Beach resort. Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis...

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Prime Minister Pays Courtesy Call on The Office of The Spouse

March 29, 2019

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis paid a courtesy call today on the Office of the Spouse of the Prime Minister at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Goodman's Bay Corporate Centre...

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No drinks, no phones driving laws pass
No drinks, no phones driving laws pass

March 28, 2019

CHANGES to the Road Traffic Act meant to save lives were passed in the House of Assembly yesterday...

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Brexit: MPs set out plan to consider alternatives to PMs deal
Brexit: MPs set out plan to consider alternatives to PMs deal

March 27, 2019

MPs have set out details of their plan to consider other Brexit options, as Theresa May was warned more ministers could quit unless she changes course...

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PM promises crime crackdown and warns criminals: WE WON'T STOP
PM promises crime crackdown and warns criminals: WE WON'T STOP

March 26, 2019

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis has warned criminals that they will be relentlessly tracked down and brought to justice, but failed to unveil new plans that haven't already been publicised to aid the war on crime.

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WE WON'T STOP: PM promises crime crackdown and warns criminals

March 26, 2019

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis has warned criminals that they will be relentlessly tracked down and brought to justice, but failed to unveil new plans that haven't already been publicised to aid the war on crime...

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H.E. Ellison E. Greenslade QPM, Presented Letter of Credence and Letters of Recall to H.E. Michael Higgins

March 25, 2019

H.E. Ellison E. Greenslade QPM, Non-Resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to Ireland...

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Prime Minister Minnis to deliver second Report to the Nation for 2019
Prime Minister Minnis to deliver second Report to the Nation for 2019

March 25, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis will deliver his second report to the nation for 2019 on Monday 25 March, at 8pm...

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Statement-China
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Statement-China

March 25, 2019

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has taken note of the comments attributed to Haigang Yin, Charge d’Affaires of the Embassy of The People’s Republic of China in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas...

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Trump's promise on crime alerts: President told warnings old and overblown
Trump's promise on crime alerts: President told warnings old and overblown

March 25, 2019

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis said he told US President Donald Trump that crime advisories should be used to raise awareness and not initiate fear, adding criminal attacks on American tourists in this country were "negligible"...

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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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Brexit: EU leaders agree Article 50 delay plan
Brexit: EU leaders agree Article 50 delay plan

March 22, 2019

EU leaders have agreed on a plan to delay the Article 50 process, postponing Brexit beyond 29 March...

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US Embassy Charg d'Affaires warns: Choose help carefully
US Embassy Charg d'Affaires warns: Choose help carefully

March 22, 2019

US Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Stephanie Bowers said yesterday leaders should choose “high-quality, transparent, and inclusive foreign investment” and ensure they are getting the best deal for their respective citizens in the long-term...

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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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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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