Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration at OAS General Assembly

Statement by Fred Mitchell MP Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Commonwealth Of The Bahamas OAS General Assembly 14 June 2016   “Institutional Strengthening for Sustainable Development in the Americas”   Check Against Delivery   Excellences all Mr. President Colleague Ministers and heads of delegations   I wish to express profound appreciation for the wonderful…

Bahamas Ambassador To UAE Announced

Bahamas Ambassador To UAE Announced MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS NASSAU The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is pleased to announce the appointment by the Prime Minister Rt. Hon Perry Christie of Tony Joudi as Non- Resident Ambassador of The Bahamas to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This follows closely on the heels of Amb. Joudi’s appointment…

Bahamas Congratulates and will work closely with Amb. Peter Thomson of Fiji, President-elect of the 71st UN General Assembly

Bahamas Congratulates and will work closely with Amb. Peter Thomson of Fiji, President-elect of the 71st UN General Assembly   The Bahamas joins others in congratulating Ambassador Peter Thomson, the Permanent Representative of Fiji, who was elected as President of the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly. Amb. Thomson’s vast experience and diplomatic…

OAS General Assembly

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, June 14th — Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with Barbados Foreign Minister Maxine McClean at the start of the OAS General Assembly.

Director General Mission Inspection Tour

Washington DC — 13th June, 2016. Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Director General Mrs. Sharon Brennen Haylock is pictured during her Mission Inspection Tour of The Embassy of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas Consular Annex, Washington DC. Consul General Mrs. Paulette Zonicle pictured on the left. Washington DC. Consul General Mrs. Paulette Zonicle pictured…

STATEMENT FROM THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON SHOOTINGS IN ORLANDO

For Immediate Release   STATEMENT FROM THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON SHOOTINGS IN ORLANDO   12 June 2016   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expresses its sympathy to the people of the United States and the people of Florida and the city of Orlando, following the murders of 49 people in Orlando. Orlando is a…

National Day of Portugal

Message from the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration on the National Day of Portugal The Honourable Fred Mitchell, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration of The Bahamas, extended, on behalf of the Government and people of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, warm greetings to the to His Excellency Augusto Santos Silva, Minister of Foreign…

National Day of the Philippines

Message from the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration on the National Day of the Philippines  On the occasion of the 118th Anniversary of the Philippines’ National Day, 12 June 2016, the Honourable Fred Mitchell, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration of The Bahamas, conveyed congratulations and best wishes to His Excellency Jose Rene D….

UPDATED: Media Advisory for the SIR SIDNEY POITIER ESSAY AWARDS CEREMONY

UPDATED: Media Advisory for Immediate Release Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration   SIR SIDNEY POITIER ESSAY AWARDS CEREMONY NASSAU, BAHAMAS   As a part of the march to the 50th anniversary of Majority Rule, seven (7) Sir Sidney Poitier’s films were shown on ZNS channel 13 during the week of February 14th, 2016. The…