Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration leads Bahamas Delegation to Marrakech Climate Change Conference – 14-16 November 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration leads Bahamas Delegation to Marrakech Climate Change Conference – 14-16 November 2016 10 November The twenty-second session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) and the twelfth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol…

PRESS STATEMENT BY THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON US COLLECTION OF MISSILE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS STATEMENT BY THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON US COLLECTION OF MISSILE 9TH NOVEMBER The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration wishes to address reports circulating on social media regarding the missile fairing which was collected from the shores of Man-O-War Cay, Abaco on Monday 7th November, 2016. The Government of…

Statement On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation 8th November 2016 For Immediate Release The Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas regrets to…

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas On Grant of Precautionary Measures by Inter-American Commission on Human Rights for Five Members of Save The Bays organisation   8thNovember 2016   For Immediate Release   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Immigration of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas…

GIBSONS VISIT EMBASSY

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mr. Anthony Gibson, his wife Mrs. Vianna Gibson, son Raoul and daughter-in-law Amber visited the Embassy of The Bahamas, 2220 Massachusetts Avenue,  N.W., on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, and were welcomed by His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States. Mr. Gibson, who works with the Bahamas Ministry of…

Press Statement on Brazilian Tourists being denied entry into The Bahamas

Press Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration For Immediate Release 5th November The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration wishes to refer to news reports about a group of Brazilian tourists who were denied entry into the Bahamas 2 November 2016. The details surrounding the Brazilian nationals are being investigated and the…

Preclearance Status at Grand Bahama International Airport

2nd November Further to its notice of 11 October, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration wishes to advise members of the general public that the US Embassy has informed the Ministry that the Preclearance Facility in Freeport at Grand Bahama International Airport will be operational as of Thursday, Nov. 3 at 6:00 a.m. The…

BAHAMAS TO HOST INTER-AMERICAN MEETING

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the current chair of the Inter-American Committee on Education, The Bahamas will host the 9th Inter-American Meeting of Ministers of Education in Nassau in February 2017. During his working visit to Washington D.C. last week, the Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald, Minister of Education, Science and Technology, presided over a preparatory meeting for…

MINISTER FITZGERALD INTERACTS WITH STUDENTS AT “MEET AND GREET” RECEPTION AT BAHAMAS EMBASSY IN D.C.

MINISTER FITZGERALD INTERACTS WITH STUDENTS AT “MEET AND GREET” RECEPTION AT BAHAMAS EMBASSY IN D.C. WASHINGTON, D.C. — Wrapping up a highly successful working trip to Washington, D.C., that included education-related meetings at the Organization of American States (OAS), the Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald, Minister of Education, Science and Technology, interacted with a students attending colleges…