The Bahamas signs agreement expanding OAS scholarships for Bahamians

Washington DC – On the 26th March, 2018, Permanent Representative of The Bahamas to the OAS, H. E. Sidney Collie, signed an amendment to the Memorandum of Understanding between the General Secretariat of the OAS and the Government of The Bahamas for the OAS -Government of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas Scholarship Programme to expand…

Commonwealth Day 2018

On 12th March, 2018 Commonwealth countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Americas, the Pacific and Europe observed Commonwealth Day. Faith and civic gatherings, debates, school assemblies, flag raising ceremonies, street parties and fashion shows were amongst the events hosted to commemorate the vast diversity, strong unity and uplifting values that define the Commonwealth. This…

Visit by the Ambassador of The Bahamas to the Coronie District, Suriname

Coronie, Suriname – H.E. Reuben Rahming, Ambassador of The Bahamas to the Republic of Suriname, toured apiaries and coconut oil productions sites in the Coronie District during a visit to the Republic of Suriname on Wednesday 14 March, 2018. The Ambassador who had presented his Letters of Credential to the H.E. Desiré Delano Bouterse, at…

The Bahamas Convenes High Level Trade Mission to Washington DC and Baltimore

In keeping with Government’s commitment to Public/Private partnerships for growing the economy, Senator the Hon. Kwasi Thompson, Minister of State for Grand Bahama, and Mr. Edison Sumner, CEO of the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation, led a delegation of Bahamian public and private sector officials on a trade Mission to the Washington DC…

H.E. Rahming, Ambassador to The Bahamas presents his Credentials to the President of the Republic of Suriname, H.E. Desiré Delano Bouterse

Paramaribo, Suriname – H.E. Reuben Rahming, Ambassador of The Bahamas to the Republic of Suriname presented his Letters of Credence to the President of the Republic of Suriname, H.E. Desiré Delano Bouterse, at a Ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Paramaribo on Tuesday 13 March, 2018.  Ambassador Rahming delivered Greetings on behalf of the Rt….

Award of Excellence nomination

The Secretary-General of the International Seabed Authority presents his compliments to the members of the Authority, and has the honour to refer to the Secretary-General’s Award for Excellence in Deep-Sea Research, one of seven Voluntary Commitments that the Authority has announced at the opening of the 2017 UN Ocean Conference, which is aimed at encouraging…

HIGH-LEVEL MEETING BETWEEN THE BAHAMAS & HAITI

25 February 2018 – Port Au Prince, Haiti – the High-Level Meeting between the Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Dr the Hon Hubert A. Minnis and the President of Haiti, H.E. Jovenal Moise, concluded with a joint Communique. The meeting took place in the margins of the 29th Intersessional Meeting of CARICOM Heads of State and Government…