Concern About Racism In Baha Mar Criticism

Statement from the Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Fred Mitchell MP 26 May 2016 For Immediate Release Concern about racism in Baha Mar criticism I have taken note of the country’s raging debate built on the false message about the completion and opening of the Baha Mar project. The message was sent out from a…

Mitchell Represents The Bahamas At Guyana’s 50th

Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs For Immediate Release Mitchell Represents The Bahamas At Guyana’s 50th anniversary The Hon. Fred Mitchell, Bahamas Foreign Minister is today in Guyana representing The Bahamas at the 50th anniversary of that country’s independence.  Mr. Mitchell is the envoy of the Prime Minister and is conveying a  special message…

Guyana Golden Jubilee

May 25 2016 Bahamas The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, On behalf of the Government and People of The Bahamas, is pleased to join the families, communities, and leaders of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana in celebrating their country’s Golden Jubilee anniversary of independence. The Bahamas and Guyana share historic ties, democratic values and…

Ambassador-designate for the Netherlands pays courtesy call

May 24th, Nassau — H.E.  Hendrik Jurriaan Schuwer, Ambassador-designate of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Commonwealth of  The Bahamas will present his Letters of Credence to Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, GCMG, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas. (Photos by Derek Smith – BIS)     

New Chinese Ambassador-designate makes a courtesy call

May 24th, NASSAU — H.E. Dr. Huan Qinguo, Ambassador-designate of the People’s Republic of China to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas made a courtesy call on the Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, the Hon. Philip Davis (DPM) and presented the copie d’usage of his Letters of Credence.  Also present from the Netherlands were…

STUDENT REGISTERS TO VOTE

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Preparations have been made for eligible Bahamian citizens to register and to vote overseas in the upcoming Constitutional referendum in an Advanced Poll on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. Jennille McDonald, a student at American University here is D.C., decided that she wanted to be among those Bahamians in the diaspora who took…

High Commissioner Bethel Presents Credentials in Pretoria, South Africa

Pretoria, South Africa – His Excellency, Eldred Bethel is The Bahamas’ first nonresident Ambassador to South Africa. High Commissioner Bethel presented his credentials on Friday, May 13th, 2016 to President Jacob Zuma. Captioned: (Mrs Dawne Bethel, President Jacob Zuma and His Excellency Eldred Bethel during the Credentials ceremony May 13th, 2016.)

BCC GROUP MEETS WITH RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS DIRECTOR

WASHINGTON, D.C. — During their courtesy call on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 on the Rev. Donald Isaac, Director of Religious Affairs in the Executive Office of D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, the group of religious leaders from the Bahamas Christian Council (BCC) who are on a three-day visit to Washington, D.C., are pictured at the Executive…

BAHAMAS CHRISTIAN COUNCIL GROUP ON THREE-DAY VISIT TO WASHINGTON

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A group of religious leaders from the Bahamas Christian Council (BCC), led by BCC President Rev. Dr. Ranford Patterson, are currently on a three-day visit to Washington, D.C. Also included in the group, which arrived in D.C. on Tuesday, May 17, and is scheduled to leave on Friday, are Pastor Dale Moss…