Minister of Foreign Affairs pays call on Baroness Patricia Scotland

London, England – July 22nd — Minister of Foreign Affairs Fred Mitchell pictured seated with the Secretary General of the Commonwealth Baroness Patricia Scotland, standing behind from left are Foreign Service Officer Marchea Mackey, FAS Frank Davis, Lolita Applewaite, Chief of Staff, High Commissioner Ed Bethel, Foreign Service Officer Tyson McKenzie and Foreign Service Officer…

Statement From The Ministry of Foreign Affairs On Events In Germany

Statement From The Ministry of Foreign Affairs On Events In Germany   For Immediate Release 23rd July 2016   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration has been following the horrific shooting incident in Germany, resulting in the tragic deaths of nine persons and injury of others.   Our thoughts and prayers are with the…

10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE OPENING EMBASSY IN CUBA

PRESS RELEASE CELEBRATIONS OF THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE OPENING OF THE EMBASSY OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS IN HAVANA, CUBA AND THE BAHAMAS 43RD ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE The Embassy of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas in Havana, The Republic of Cuba, recently celebrated the 10th Anniversary of its Opening and The Bahamas’ 43rd…

EXUMA STUDENTS IN ATLANTA

ATLANTA, Georgia — During their recent visit to Atlanta, 14 students from Exuma, under the leadership of Father Ethan Ferguson of St. Andrews Parish (back row near coat of arms), paid a courtesy call on the Bahamas Consulate, where they met with Consul General Rolle (center) and Mr. Edward Archer (third from right) of the…

BAHAMAS HOSTS 43RD ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE RECEPTION – GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

On 12 July, 2016, H.E. Rhoda M. Jackson, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of The Bahamas to the United Nations Office in Geneva and staff of the Mission, hosted the diplomatic community and members of the Bahamian diaspora in Geneva, Switzerland to a reception on the occasion of the 43rd anniversary of independence of the Commonwealth…

BAHAMIAN DANCE STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN INTERNATIONAL DANCE EXPERIENCE

CHICAGO, Illinois – Hon. Michael C. Fountain, Bahamas Honorary Consul to Chicago, met with visiting Bahamians at the legendary Ruth Page School of Dance, which held its Student Showcase for its Summer Intensive International Dance Experience on Friday, July 15, 2016. Bahamian dance students Cai Strachan and Kennedy Lightbourne were in Chicago with their instructor…

Independence Celebrations in Overtown

Miami, Florida — Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with flag detail for the Independence Celebrations in Overtown, Miami 17th July at St. Matthew’s Baptist Church. Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with Marla Ivy and Michael McKay, cousins of the Minister at the Independence Anniversary service on 17 July in Miami. Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with Joshua and…

THINGS TO DO DC AGAIN SPONSORS “A NIGHT IN BAHAMAS” AT EMBASSY

THINGS TO DO DC AGAIN SPONSORS “A NIGHT IN BAHAMAS” AT EMBASSY WASHINGTON, D.C. – The patio and garden area of the Embassy of The Bahamas, 2220 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., was again transformed into a party scene as THINGS TO DO D.C. held another social event for young professionals in the Washington, D.C., area on…