45th Independence Anniversary celebrations in Geneva, Switzerland

Permanent Mission of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in collaboration with the Bahamas Utilities Regulation & Competition Authority (URCA) hosted a reception to commemorate The Commonwealth of The Bahamas 45th Anniversary of Independence on 11 July 2018 Geneva, Switzerland. Mr Stephen Bereaux, Chief Executive Officer, URCA…

Congratulations to Foreign Service Officer Sasha Dixon for successfully completing a Postgraduate Programme in Diplomatic Studies at Oxford University

On 21 June 2018, Ms. Sasha Dixon, Second Secretary, Permanent Mission of The Bahamas to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva, completed the Oxford University Foreign Service Programme along with 18 other members of the 2017/18 class. In keeping with the truly international character of the course, students hailed from seventeen…

Bahamians celebrating Independence in Houston, Texas

CHICAGO, Illinois – Bahamas Honorary Consul to Chicago, Hon. Michael C. Fountain, joined local and visiting Bahamians at the annual Bahamas Association Independence Picnic at Foster Beach on Saturday, 14th July 2018, celebrating the 45th anniversary of The Bahamas’ attainment of independence from Great Britain on 10th July 1973. The Bahamas Consulate Chicago helped sponsor…

Bahamas Consulate Miami attends Independence Service in Port St. Lucie, Florida

Sunday 22nd July, 2018 MIAMI, Florida–The staff of the Consulate General in Miami celebrated the 45th Anniversary of Independence of The Bahamas with Bishop Blake and members of All Nations Life Development Christian Center, Port St. Lucie, Florida. Independence Remarks by Consul General Linda Mackey. Consulate’s Staff at the church Service. L-R: Mr. Rudolph Greene,…

BAHAMAS EMBASSY HOSTS “THINGS TO DO D.C.” CARIBBEAN CELEBRATION EVENT

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Bahamas Embassy was once again the home of an event sponsored by THINGS TO DO D.C. that has become a staple social event for young professionals in the Washington, D.C., area on Friday night July 20, 2018. Promoted as an occasion to introduce D.C. young professionals to the “Spirit of Nassau…

The Slovak Republic celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Declaration of Sovereignty

The Government of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas extends congratulations to The Government and People of The Slovak Republic as they commemorate the 25th Anniversary of Declaration of Sovereignty. The Bahamas through the Community of Latin America and Caribbean States (CELAC) has a long standing relationship with The Slovak Republic through the European Union (EU)….

The French Republic celebrates the 229th Bastille Day

“The Government of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas extends its congratulations to The Government and People of The French Republic as they celebrate 229th Bastille Day. The French Republic has a rich history dating back to the 17th and 18th century producing some of the world’s most influential writers and thinkers to date. Since the…

The Bahamas Consulate General Miami celebrates the 45th Independence Anniversary of The Bahamas with an Ecumenical Service at the historic St. Agnes Episcopal Church.

15th July, 2018 Mayor Eric Jones, City of West Park, presenting C.G. Mackey with a framed proclamation in honour of the 45th Anniversary of Independence for The Bahamas. L-R: sen. The Hon. K. Forbes-Smith, C.G. Mackey, Mayor Jones, Commissioner Dorsette, City of West Park, Mrs. Jones, and H.E. High Commissioner Rahming. Independence Message, Rev. C….