Politics

Prime Minister announced National Endowment Fund to preserve culture and heritage

May 18, 2018

Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis announced the establishment of a National Endowment Fund to help preserve the heritage and culture of The Bahamas, among other things.

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Tourism's Parliamentary Secretary Travis Robinson Welcomed US Travel Agents to The Bahamas

May 18, 2018

Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism Travis Robinson (centre) welcomed to The Bahamas a group of travel agents from Atlanta, Georgia, and New York City, along with Sandals Royal Bahamian and Ministry of Tourism sales and marketing teams.

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Labour Department Held Compliance and Procedure Seminar for Trade Union Leaders

May 18, 2018

The Regulatory and Compliance Unit of the Department of Labour, in the Ministry of Labour, hosted a one-day seminar for persons enrolled in Trade Unions on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at The Bahamas Communications and Public Officers Union (BCPOU) building.

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DPM Turnquest Views the Art of Nettica Symonette at the Central Bank, on Her Birthday

May 17, 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Hon. Peter Turnquest visited the art exhibition of Bahamian hospitality and cultural icon, Nettie Symonette at the Central Bank of The Bahamas on ...

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Statement by Senator Dion A. Foulkes, Minister of Labour and Chairman of the SATF

May 16, 2018

The Shanty Town Action Task Force (SATF) conducted a survey of all ten Shanty Towns in New Providence over a four week period...The Shanty Towns are located in the Elizabeth, Carmichael (Garden Hills), and Golden Isles constituencies...

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OUT OF TUNE

May 16, 2018

There has been more than enough confusion around the planned oil refinery and storage project for East Grand Bahama. Now there is more. Education Minister Jeffrey Lloyd, a member of the subcommittee looking into that ill-conceived deal, has declared the government did not follow the [...]
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'IMF won't force us to axe more jobs'
'IMF won't force us to axe more jobs'

May 16, 2018

DEPUTY Prime Minister K Peter Turnquest yesterday said the government has no intention to downsize the public sector in response to concerns levelled by the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

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Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance-"Year At-A-Glance"

May 14, 2018

Every day the Ministry of Finance (MOF) is tasked with making tough economic decisions regarding the management of the country’s fiscal resources...

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WTO Consultations Coming to Grand Bahama May 16-18, 2018
WTO Consultations Coming to Grand Bahama May 16-18, 2018

May 14, 2018

The Government of The Bahamas will commence its World Trade Organization (WTO) Private Sector Consultations in Grand Bahama from Wednesday May 16 to Friday May 18, 2018...

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INSIGHT - THE FIRST YEAR: Slow to start, but now building momentum
INSIGHT - THE FIRST YEAR: Slow to start, but now building momentum

May 10, 2018

In the first year of his FNM administration, Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis has been slow off the ground in announcing new business ventures. Of course, it's not the function of Government to create commercial entities, but rather to set a business-

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Cooper blasts govt Ragged response
Cooper blasts govt Ragged response

May 10, 2018

EXUMA and Ragged Island MP Chester Cooper yesterday criticised the Minnis administration for its failure to rebuild the segments of his constituency rendered “unliveable” in the wake of Hurricane Irma last September...

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PM Minnis Welcomed Canada's Minister of International Development at OPM

May 08, 2018

Prime Minister. Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis welcomed the Hon. Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development for Canada, among other guests...

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State Recognized Funeral for the Late Clara Rose Hall-King, Former Senator
State Recognized Funeral for the Late Clara Rose Hall-King, Former Senator

May 08, 2018

The Cabinet Office announced today that a State Recognized Funeral will be held for the late Mrs. Clara Rose Hall-King, former Senator on Friday, 11th May, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road.

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DPM says new dorms at UB North will help Government fulfill one of its promises
DPM says new dorms at UB North will help Government fulfill one of its promises

May 08, 2018

The Official Opening Ceremony and Plaque Unveiling for Hawksbill Hall at the University of The Bahamas’ Northern Campus will assist the government in fulfilling one of its promises...

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Investment Opportunuties
Investment Opportunuties

May 08, 2018

The Minister of Financial Services,Trade & Industry and Immigration, the Hon. Brent Symonette discussing 'Investment Opportunities in The Bahamas'...

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Statement from The Minister of Labour Senator The Hon. Dion A. Foulkes
Statement from The Minister of Labour Senator The Hon. Dion A. Foulkes

May 07, 2018

The Minister of Labour, Senator the Hon. Dion A. Foulkes congratulates the Minister of State for Grand Bahama in the Office of the Prime Minister, Senator the Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson and the new tech company GIBC Digital which plans to create 50 new high paying jobs in Grand Bahama...

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Prime Minister Lists Accomplishments and Plans at Free National Movement's First Anniversary Service of Thanksgiving

May 07, 2018

On the first anniversary of the Free National Movement's coming to office, its leader, Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis outlined significant achievements and plans for the way ahead...

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Bahamas Maritime Authority paid courtesy call on Prime Minister Minnis

May 07, 2018

The Bahamas Maritime Authority paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis on May 7, 2018 at the Office of the Prime Minister...

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Courtesy call on Prime Minister Minnis by High-Commissioner-Designate of Canada

May 07, 2018

High Commissioner-Designate of Canada Laurie Peters, paid a courtesy call and presented her credentials to Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis...

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Statement by the minister of Environment and housing on the 2018 ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL INTEGRATION SUMMIT

May 07, 2018

With focus on iNtegrating the three pillars of sustainable development (economy, society and the environment) to enhance resilience at the national, regional and global level...

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