RAHMING CHAIRS CRULAC MEETING

NEW YORK — His Excellency Dr. Elliston Rahming (second from right), Ambassador and Permanent Representative of The Bahamas to the United Nations and the Organization of American States (OAS), in his capacity as Chairman of the Group of Latin American and Caribbean States (GRULAC) for the month of May, chaired the Special Meeting on Thursday,…

GG Paulette Zonicle meets Prime Minister Edi Rama of the Republic of Albania

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Paulette Zonicle, Consul General of the Embassy Consular Annex was the special guest of the Embassy of Albania at a reception, to welcome Edi Rama, Prime Minister of the Republic of Albania. The theme of the reception was “Albanian American Success Stories”, which highlighted the important contributions of Albanian-Americans in the United…

Mayor of Ft. Pierce, Florida visits Freeport

Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with Linda Hudson, Mayor of the city of Ft, Pierce in Florida and Consul General Ricardo Treco with a Member of the City Commission of Ft. Pierce in Florida at dinner at Pier One. The Mayor and city council are on a goodwill visit to Freeport. 12 May.

FRENCH POLICE ATTACHE PAYS COURTESY CALL ON BAHAMAS AMBASSADOR EUGENE G. NEWRY

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mr. Pierre-Edouard Colliex, Police and Homeland Security Attache of the Embassy of France, paid a courtesy call on H.E. Dr. Eugene G. Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States, on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at the Embassy of The Bahamas, 2220 Massachusetts Ave., N.W. Ambassador Newry was accompanied by Mr. Chet D….

CUNNINGHAM IS THE NEXT FEATURED SPEAKER FOR YOUNG BAHAMIANS CONVERSATION SERIES

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Mr. Dion Cunningham, a doctoral student at the University of Maryland School of Music, will be the featured speaker at the Bahamas Embassy’s “YOUNG BAHAMIANS CONVERSATION SERIES” on Friday, May 20, 2016, beginning at 6:00 pm at the Embassy, 2220 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. He will speak on the topic, “Investment in the…

PM AT ENERGY SUMMIT

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Participants in the U.S.-Caribbean-Central American Energy Summit held in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 are pictured in this official photo released by the U.S. Department of State Protocol Office. Bahamas Prime Minister Perry Christie is fourth from lefdt in the front row and U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden, who chaired…

PM AT ENERGY SUMMIT

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bahamas Prime Minister Perry Christie (right) is pictured with United States Vice President Joseph Biden (left) and other members of the U.S. delegation on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at the U.S.-Caribbean-Central American Energy Summit chaired by Vice President Biden in Washington, D.C. The Summit, which brought together Caribbean and Central American heads…

HMBS Flamingo Sinking Remembered

STATEMENT  BY MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS For Immediate Release 10th May 2016 HMBS Flamingo Sinking Remembered The Foreign Ministers of the Caricom region in their annual meeting being held in Kingstown in St Vincent and the Grenadines took note of the anniversary of the sinking of the HMBS Flamingo on 10 May 1980. Foreign Minister…

Annual Conference of Caricom Foreign Ministers

Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with delegates to the Caricom Foreign Ministers at their annual conference in Kingstown in St Vincent and the Grenadines on 10 May. From left Nickeva Eve on secondment to Caricom Secretariat, Mr Mitchell, High Commissioner Picewell Forbes, Ann Archer, Foreign Service officer.