Closing Ceremony for Inaugural Class of The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Foreign Service Institute’s Induction Training Programme

Closing Ceremony for Inaugural Class of The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Foreign Service Institute’s Induction Training Programme   On Friday 5th May, 2017, sixteen (16) New Foreign Service Officers completed five (5) weeks of Foreign Service Training, which began 3rd April, 2017. During the programme, participants covered a wide range of thematic modules…

CUNNINGHAM DISCUSSES INVESTMENT IN THE ARTS AT BAHAMAS EMBASSY “CONVERSATION SERIES”

WASHINGTON, DC — The Bahamas Embassy in Washington, D.C., convened its fifth edition of its “YOUNG BAHAMIANS CONVERSATION SERIES” on Friday, May 5, 2017, with speaker Mr. Dion Cunningham presenting an informative and interactive talk on the topic: “Investment in the Arts as crucial to national identity and morale”. The “YOUNG BAHAMIANS CONVERSATION SERIES” is…

Advance poll photos

Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration   For Immediate Release   Following the Advance Election Poll conducted on Wednesday, 3rd May, 2017 at various Bahamian Overseas diplomatic posts, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration releases the following photographs for general information. Caption 1 – Bahamas Advance Poll team with High Commission staff in Ottawa,…

Bahamas Congratulates France

8th May, 2017   News Release   For Immediate Release   Bahamas Congratulates France   The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas has congratulated the Government of the French Republic on the successful exercise of democracy in its recent Presidential Election.   The Government of The Bahamas looks forward to continuing the mutually cordial…

HONORARY CG TO CALIFORNIA HONOURED

  LOS ANGELES, California — The Hon. Cedric A. Scott, Bahamas Honorary Consul to California, was honoured at the Diplomats Diversi-Tea Gala held on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at the Marrott Hotel Marina Del Rey. Introducing Honorary Consul Scott, Ambassador and Founder April Sutton, said he was “being honoured for the elegant, dynamic and indomitable…

HISTORICAL BAHAMAS OVERSEAS ADVANCED POLL EXERCISED IN HAVANA, THE REPUBLIC OF CUBA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE captioned 1: From left to right: Sergeant 1401 Bertram Carey, Her Excellency Alma A. Adams, First Bahamian Woman Ambassador to the Republic of Cuba and Inspector of Police, Alexis Roberts Sr. captioned 2: From left to right: Sergeant 1401 Bertram Carey, Revising Officer, Consul Deborah Saunders, Her Excellency Alma A. Adams, First Bahamian Woman…

JOINT COMMUNIQUE SIGNED

NEW YORK — A Joint Communique on the establishment of Diplomatic Relations between the Commonwealth of The Bahamas and the Republic of Azerbaijan was signed in New York on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, by His Excellency Dr. Elliston Rahming (right), Bahamas Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations and the Organization of American States…

OAS TO DEPLOY ELECTORAL OBSERVER MISSION TO BAHAMAS GENERAL ELECTIONS

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Organization of American States (OAS) will deploy an Electoral Observation Mission to the general elections in The Bahamas on May 10, 2017, according to the agreement signed on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 between OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro and the Interim Representative of The Bahamas to the OAS, Mr. Chet Neymour,…

CONSUL GENERAL ROLLE HONOURED

ATLANTA, Georgia — The Hon. Randy Rolle, Bahamas Consul General to Atlanta, was among the honorees at the 16th annual Atlanta Technical College Bridge Builder Awards dinner held at the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta on Thursday, April 20, 2017. The Bridge Builder Awards is an annual event hosted by the Atlanta Technical College Foundation…

Conch Exportation from The Bahamas

1 May 2017 Nassau, Bahamas News Release For Immediate Release Conch Exportation from The Bahamas The Ministry of Foreign Affairs releases for the general information of travellers that the fisheries regulations of The Bahamas allow for the export of up to ten pounds (10 lbs.) of conch meat as personal baggage without the requirement of…