OAS – GOVERNMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

OAS – GOVERNMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM   2017 Scholarship Opportunity for Citizens of The Bahamas Scholarship Application Deadline: May 31, 2017   The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (GS/OAS), through the Department of Human Development, Education and Employment (DHDEE), and the Government of the Commonwealth of The…

Parliamentary Registration Department Notices for Advanced & Overseas Polls

Commonwealth of The Bahamas  Ministry of National Security Parliamentary Registration Department   PUBLIC NOTICE   GENERAL ELECTIONS – WEDNESDAY, 10th MAY, 2017   APPOINTED DAY FOR THE ADVANCED POLL -WEDNESDAY, 3rd MAY, 2017 The Parliamentary Commissioner hereby informs the general public that the Governor-General in accordance with section 54(1) of the Parliamentary Elections Act (Chapter 7) has appointed…

Passport Office hours changing tomorrow

10th April, 2017 News Release For Immediate Release It is announced for public information that the Passport Office in Nassau will open at 10.00 a.m. tomorrow, Tuesday 11th April, 2017. Otherwise, opening hours at the Passport Office remain unchanged. -end-

Bahamas Issues Response Over Human Rights Characterisations

6th April, 2017 News Release For Immediate Release Bahamas Issues Response Over Human Rights Characterisations The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration has responded to the Embassy of the United States of America over certain sections of the U.S. ‘Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2016’ as it relates to The Bahamas. The Embassy…

NGM Major High School of Long Island Wins Model United Nations Simulation 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE From: Bahamas Information Services April 5, 2017 NGM Major High School of Long Island Wins Model United Nations Simulation 2017 NASSAU, The Bahamas – NGM Major High School of Buckleys, Long Island, was First Place Winner in this year’s Model United Nations Simulation (MUNS), March 31, at Holy Trinity Activity Centre. At…

CONSUL GENERAL HOSTS LUNCHEON FOR SUMNER

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mrs. Paulette Zonicle, Bahamas Consul General to Washington, D.C., hosted a luncheon for Mr. Edison Sumner, CEO of the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce, at The Bahamas Embassy Consular Annex, 1025 Vermont Avenue, N.W., on Thursday, March 30, 2017, during his visit to Washington, D.C., to receive his credentials as the Honorary Consul…