MINISTER HENFIELD BRIEFS FOREIGN AFFAIRS SENIOR STAFF

17th May, 2017 Captioned photograph For Immediate Release MINISTER HENFIELD BRIEFS FOREIGN AFFAIRS SENIOR STAFF – The Honourable Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs met with senior staff at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Wednesday, 17th May at Ministry Headquarters in the Goodman’s Bay Corporate Centre. The Minister discussed the ongoing work of all Ministry…

Henfield Assumes Office of Minister of Foreign Affairs

17 May The Honourable Darren A. Henfield MP Tuesday 16th May, 2017 began as the Minister of Foreign Affairs. Minister Henfield was sworn in as Minister during a ceremony at Government House on Monday 15th May, 2017. Minister Henfield arrived at the Ministry’s headquarters in the Goodman’s Bay Corporate Centre bright and early at 7.30…

Colombia Donates over $50k to The Bahamas for Hurricane Matthew Relief

14th May, 2017   News Release For Immediate Release For further information, contact Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration Public Affairs Division   Colombia Donates over $50k to The Bahamas for Hurricane Matthew Relief   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration has confirmed receipt from the Republic of Colombia of a donation of almost…

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…