UPDATED ADVISORY — BahamasAir Flight from Kingston, Jamaica at 9:00pm Tonight

UPDATED ADVISORY — From The Ministry of Foreign Affairs On Hurricane Matthew For Students In Jamaica For Immediate Release BahamasAir Flight from Kingston, Jamaica at 9:00pm Tonight 01 October, 2016 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs would like to inform Parents of students studying in Jamaica, as well as students themselves, that a BahamasAir flight will…

Advisory On Hurricane Matthew For Students In Jamaica

Advisory From The Ministry of Foreign Affairs On Hurricane Matthew For Students In Jamaica For Immediate Release 30 September 2016 Parents of students studying in Jamaica, as well as students themselves, have contacted the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration about Hurricane Matthew and the apparent course toward Jamaica. The Ministry has been monitoring the…

HONORARY CONSUL SUPPORTS BAC

CHICAGO, Illinois – The Hon. Michael C. Fountain, Bahamas Honorary Consul to Chicago, attended a meeting of the Bahamas Association of Chicago (BAC) to support the nomination slate for Association President Cyril Jervis, Vice-President Dianna Walkine, Secretary Esmaralda Ford Crittenden and Treasurer Jeffrey Crittenden on Saturday, September 24, 2016. Association members will have the opportunity…

FUTURE NEUROSURGEON CLEARE PAYS COURTESY CALL ON AMBASSADOR NEWRY

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ms. Shaveka Cleare, a final-year medical student at the University of the West Indies School of Clinical Medicine and Research in The Bahamas, paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States, on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at the Embassy of The Bahamas, 2220 Massachusetts…

Signing on to the Sargasso Sea Declaration

September 27 Bahamas House, New York — Pictured from Right: Minister of Foreign Affairs Fred Mitchell with Bermuda’s Environment Minister Cole Simmons signing on to the Sargasso Sea Declaration at Bahamas House in New York today. Director General of Foreign Affairs Sharon Haylock observing. Minister of Foreign Affairs Fred Mitchell with the Environment Minister of…

BAHAMAS HOUSE REDEDICATION

September 26 NEW YORK – Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs Fred Mitchell is pictured on September 26, 2016, at the rededication of the newly refurbished Bahamas House, 231 East 46th Street, which houses The Bahamas’ Permanent Mission and the Consulate General in New York. Pictured in first row from left: Bishop Carrington Pinder; Chairman of…

Foreign Affairs Staff present at the UN

September 26   UNITED NATIONS, New York — Staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs seen at the UN during the Minister of Foreign Affairs Fred Mitchell Address to the 71st United Nations General Assembly. Pictured from Left: Ambassador Stand Smith (back), H.E. Picewell Forbes, H.E. Dr. Eugene Newry (back), DG Sharon Haylock (webcasting), Opposition…

BAHAMAS STATEMENT DELIVERED BY FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTER THE HON. FRED MITCHELL AT THE 71ST REGULAR SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY‏

Statement  by  The Hon. Frederick A. Mitchell, MP Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration  of the  Commonwealth of The Bahamas  at the  Seventy-first Regular Session of  the United Nations General Assembly 26th September, 2016 New York UNGA Theme: “The Sustainable Development Goals: a universal push to transform our world.” Please check against delivery Next year…