US Embassy New Charge d’affairs Courtesy Call on Prime Minister

10 November, 2017 US EMBASSY OFFICIAL CALL ON PM THIS MORNING United States Charge d’affaires Mr. J. Denver Herren paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, The Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis on 10 November, 2017.  Also present were Minister of Foreign Affairs, Darren Henfield and the former Charge d’affaires, Lisa Johnson.  

Congratulatory Message for Austria National Day

26 October, 2017 National Day of Austria   The Government of The Bahamas extends its sincere congratulations to the Government and People of the Republic of Austria as they celebrate their sixty-second Anniversary of Independence.   The Government of The Bahamas remains committed to working together with the Government of Austria to deepen relations and…

Consular Division welcomes newly appointed Consular Generals

20 October, 2017 Consular Division welcomes newly appointed Consular Generals On Friday, 20 October, 2017  FAS Ordette Wells-Simms along with the staff of the Consular Division welcomed the newly appointed Consular Generals to their office for a hands-on briefing and overview of the workings of the division. The Diplomats expressed their excitement about being there…

Economic and Social Council discuss the recent Hurricanes in the Caribbean Region

24 October 2017 Economic and Social Council discuss the recent Hurricanes in the Caribbean Region United Nations – Amb Sheila Carey participating in a meeting of the Economic and Social Council to discuss the recent Hurricanes in the Caribbean region. Panelists included representatives from the CARICOM Secretariat, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the…

World Development Information Day

24 October, 2017 World Development Information Day “Information and communications technologies have the potential to provide new solutions to development challenges, particularly in the context of globalization, and can foster economic growth, competitiveness, access to information and knowledge, poverty eradication and social inclusion.” — General Assembly Resolution The General Assembly in 1972 established World Development Information…

United Nations Day

  Press Release For Immediate Release 24 October, 2017 Bahamas Observes United Nations Day The Bahamas joins the world in marking the global observance of United Nations Day, Tuesday, 24th October, 2017.  United Nations Day marks the anniversary of the United Nations Charter coming into force in 1945 and celebrates the work of the U.N.  In addition…

G.B. has infrastructure and people willing to embrace industry

MINISTER for Grand Bahama, the Hon. J. Kwasi as he addressed members of the Diplomatic and Honorary Consular Corps Accredited to The Bahamas during a meeting at the Pelican Bay Resort on Grand Bahama Wednesday morning.   October 18, 2017 By SIMON LEWIS Bahamas Information Services G.B. has infrastructure and people willing to embrace industry…