Politics

At 45th Anniversary Ecumenical Service in Miami, Senator Forbes-Smith Sends Call for Remembrance of Past Generations

July 19, 2018

In celebration of the 45th Anniversary of Bahamas Independence, President of the Senate, the Hon. Katherine Forbes-Smith, urged current and future generations of Bahamians to take note of the National Heroes who have been singled out for their efforts, and whose contributions paved the way for much of what now exists.

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Prime Minister Minnis Has Bilateral Meeting with Singapore Officials

July 19, 2018

Bahamas Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis had a bilateral meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York City

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Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources-Minister Pintard to tour Bamsi and Meet Local Farmers

July 18, 2018

Minister of Agriculture & Marine Resources, the Hon. Michael Pintard will visit the North Andros operations of the Bahamas Agriculture & Marine Science Institute, BAMSI, on Thursday, 19THJuly 2018. This will be Minister Pintard’s first visit to the BAMSI as its Minister...

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PM Touts Over-the-Hill Project at UN Sustainable Development Forum

July 18, 2018

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert A. Minnis addressed the United Nations High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, July 18, 2018 indicating that his Government’s Over-the-Hill Community...

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Remarks by Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis at UN Political Forum

July 18, 2018

Remarks by Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis at UN Political Forum...

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Ministry of Transport and Local Government Statement on Four Cs Adventures Boating Accident of June 30th 2018
Ministry of Transport and Local Government Statement on Four Cs Adventures Boating Accident of June 30th 2018

July 18, 2018

The Ministry of Transport and Local Government wishes to provide an update on the Four Cs Adventures boating incident that occurred in the vicinity of Barraterre, Exuma on 30th June, 2018...

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Press Statement from The Ministry of Transport Local Government
Press Statement from The Ministry of Transport & Local Government

July 18, 2018

The Ministry of Transport and Local Government wishes to provide details into the stabbing incident that involved jet ski operators off Rose Island on 10th July, 2018. Video footage from this incident was widely circulated on social media...

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Prime Minister to address UN Economic and Social forum on Sustainable Development

July 18, 2018

Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis left the country on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 for New York to address the United Nations High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council...

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Trump Putin: US President reverses remark on Russia meddling
Trump Putin: US President reverses remark on Russia meddling

July 18, 2018

US President Donald Trump has said he accepts US intelligence agencies' conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election - despite declining to do so just a day ago.

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Minnis seeks UN cash for housing
Minnis seeks UN cash for housing

July 18, 2018

WHEN he sits down for private discussions with United Nations Secretary General António Guterres in New York, Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis intends to seek funding assistance for his administration’s housing initiative for the poor...

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'No hypocrisy' in UBP hero award
'No hypocrisy' in UBP hero award

July 18, 2018

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis does not believe his criticism of the United Bahamian Party during his most recent majority rule address is incompatible with his decision to award Sir Roland Symonette a National Hero honour over the recommendations of his advisory committee, according to Press Secretary Anthony Newbold...

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'We won't reverse Sir Roland honour'
'We won't reverse Sir Roland honour'

July 17, 2018

THE Progressive Liberal Party would not reverse Sir Roland Symonette's National Hero honour if elected to govern the country, because doing so would establish an undesirable precedent, PLP Leader Philip "Brave" Davis said yesterday...

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Mitchell: Culmer is an Uncle Tom
Mitchell: Culmer is an Uncle Tom

July 16, 2018

PLP Chairman Fred Mitchell has labelled his counterpart in the Free National Movement an "Uncle Tom," condemning Mr Culmer for accusing the PLP of oppressing generations of black Bahamians through its political ploys and practices.In the statement...

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Prime Minister Continues National Budget Town Meetings in the Family Islands

July 16, 2018

Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis continued Town Hall meetings this weekend, explaining his government’s 2018/19 National Budget in the Family Islands...

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PM Greets RBDF Officers and Crew of HMBS Sir Durward Knowles in Inagua

July 16, 2018

During his visit to the southern Bahamas this weekend, Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis greeted Royal Bahamas Defence Force...

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Trump-Putin summit: US leader hails 'good start' in Helsinki
Trump-Putin summit: US leader hails 'good start' in Helsinki

July 16, 2018

US President Donald Trump says his face-to-face meeting in Helsinki with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin was "a good start"...

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US Embassy's Charge D'Affaires Makes Courtesy Call On Labour Minister

July 16, 2018

The United States Embassy’s Charge D’Affaires, Ms. Stephanie Bowers recently paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Labour, Senator the Honourable Dion A. Foulkes...

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DPM Speaks on National Budget at UB

July 16, 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Hon. Peter Turnquest speaks on the 2018/19 National Budget at the University of The Bahamas F.R. Wilson...

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Trump-Putin summit opens without talk of election meddling

July 16, 2018

HELSINKI (AP) -- With a wink and a slouch, respectively, President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin opened their summit Monday as the American president declared that "the world wants to see us get along." Trump laid out a list of topics for discussion that [...]
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Trump chairman worked for Pindling govt
Trump chairman worked for Pindling govt

July 16, 2018

A COMPANY with ties to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was found with a number of deficiencies when it came to federal filings for work with foreign principles, such as officials in The Bahamas during the Pindling era in 1985...

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