Politics

November 20, 2018

TOURISM and Aviation Minister Dionisio D'Aguilar defended the administration's hiring of former National Insurance Board Director Algernon Cargill yesterday, saying the government needs an expert who can help spearhead key aviation initiatives...

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Ivanka Trump used personal email for White House business
Ivanka Trump used personal email for White House business

November 20, 2018

Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to send hundreds of messages discussing official White House business last year, officials confirm.

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Bahamas Deputy Prime Minister Inaugurates The Bahamas Maritime Authority's Tokyo Office

November 19, 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of The Bahamas, the Honourable Peter Turnquest has officially opened the Bahamas Maritime Authority’s (BMA) new office at Nishi-Shinbashi in the heart of Tokyo...

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"Bright Future" for Grand Bahama Amidst Tech Revolution

November 16, 2018

“Grand Bahama has a very bright future” stated Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert Minnis, during a ‘Pop-up Chat’ with Parliamentary Secretary Pakesia Parker-Edgecombe on Wednesday, November 14...

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Integrity, Its about more than The Mall of The Minister

November 16, 2018

The jury of public opinion is still out on the relocation of the Central Post Office to the Town Centre Mall, given the conflict of interest presented with Cabinet Minister Brent Symonette being a majority stakeholder...

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Tech Summit adds over half million dollars to GB Economy

November 16, 2018

According to Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Senator Kwasi Thompson, it has been estimated that the 2nd Grand Bahama Technology Summit has added over a half million dollars to the Grand Bahamian economy...

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Davis demands answers on Cargill consultancy
Davis demands answers on Cargill consultancy

November 16, 2018

OPPOSITION Leader Philip "Brave" Davis is questioning the Minnis administration's decision to hire Algernon Cargill as a consultant for the Ministry of Tourism...

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White House aide Mira Ricardel removed after Melania Trump row
White House aide Mira Ricardel removed after Melania Trump row

November 15, 2018

White House Deputy National Security Adviser Mira Ricardel has left her post, following a high-profile row with US First Lady Melania Trump.

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Brexit agreement: Raab quits over EU deal as May face backlash
Brexit agreement: Raab quits over EU deal as May face backlash

November 15, 2018

Theresa May faces a grilling from MPs later over the draft Brexit agreement the UK has reached with the EU...

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Dionisio signals air fees windfall
Dionisio signals air fees windfall

November 15, 2018

TOURISM and Aviation Minister Dionisio D'Aguilar has said the negotiations into charging international airlines fees for using Bahamian airspace are going "extremely well"...

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Assistant OAS General Pays Courtesy call on Minister of National Security

November 14, 2018

His Excellency Nestor Mendez (left), Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), paid a Courtesy Call on the Minister of National Security, the Hon. Marvin H. Dames on Tuesday, November 13, 2018...

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OAS Assistant Secretary General Pays Courtesy Call on Prime Minister

November 14, 2018

Courtesy Call on Prime Minister, Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert Minnis (centre right) by the Assistant Secretary General of the Organization of American States...

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Melania calls for national security aide Mira Ricardel's firing
Melania calls for national security aide Mira Ricardel's firing

November 14, 2018

US First Lady Melania Trump has called for a top national security aide to President Donald Trump to be fired.

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UK significantly closer to delivering Brexit, says May
UK significantly closer to delivering Brexit, says May

November 14, 2018

The UK is "significantly closer" to delivering on the result of the Brexit vote, Theresa May has told MPs.

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Ministers meet with EU and OECD to discuss ending tax watchlist for The Bahamas

November 12, 2018

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Hon. K. Peter Turnquest, led a delegation to Brussels and Paris this week, for frank discussions with high ranking officials within the European Commissionand the Organization for Economic Co-operation...

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Is PM serious on tackling corruption
Is PM serious on tackling corruption

November 12, 2018

THE Minnis administration's silence on the FBI's investigation into alleged bribery at the Department of Immigration connected to a local US visa scam is casting doubt on its professed commitment to fighting corruption, former State Minister for Legal Affairs Damian Gomez said yesterday...

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Economy turning around says Prime Minister at Securities Conclave

November 09, 2018

The Bahamian economy is turning around economically, said Prime Minister Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert A. Minnis as he officially opened the Securities Commission of The Bahamas Public Companies Forum...

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The Leader of the Opposition Pays Respect to the Late Mr. Bradley Roberts

November 09, 2018

Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Philip "Brave" Davis pays his respects at the Lying-in-State of former Cabinet Minister and Parliamentarian Mr. Bradley Roberts at the House of Assembly on Thursday, November 8, 2018...

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US mid-terms 2018: Florida senate race recount triggered
US mid-terms 2018: Florida senate race recount triggered

November 09, 2018

Two days after the US mid-term elections, Florida's senate race remains unresolved, along with several others across the country...

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US proposes rule banning asylum for illegal migrants
US proposes rule banning asylum for illegal migrants

November 09, 2018

Migrants who cross the southern US border illegally will no longer be eligible for asylum under a new rule, the Trump administration has said.

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