Economic and Social Council discuss the recent Hurricanes in the Caribbean Region

24 October 2017 Economic and Social Council discuss the recent Hurricanes in the Caribbean Region United Nations – Amb Sheila Carey participating in a meeting of the Economic and Social Council to discuss the recent Hurricanes in the Caribbean region. Panelists included representatives from the CARICOM Secretariat, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the…

World Development Information Day

24 October, 2017 World Development Information Day “Information and communications technologies have the potential to provide new solutions to development challenges, particularly in the context of globalization, and can foster economic growth, competitiveness, access to information and knowledge, poverty eradication and social inclusion.” — General Assembly Resolution The General Assembly in 1972 established World Development Information…

United Nations Day

  Press Release For Immediate Release 24 October, 2017 Bahamas Observes United Nations Day The Bahamas joins the world in marking the global observance of United Nations Day, Tuesday, 24th October, 2017.  United Nations Day marks the anniversary of the United Nations Charter coming into force in 1945 and celebrates the work of the U.N.  In addition…

G.B. has infrastructure and people willing to embrace industry

MINISTER for Grand Bahama, the Hon. J. Kwasi as he addressed members of the Diplomatic and Honorary Consular Corps Accredited to The Bahamas during a meeting at the Pelican Bay Resort on Grand Bahama Wednesday morning.   October 18, 2017 By SIMON LEWIS Bahamas Information Services G.B. has infrastructure and people willing to embrace industry…

Diplomatic Week Official Opening

 Diplomatic Week 2017 – Minister  of Foreign Affairs, center, along with other senior Government officials and officials of the Ministry, are shown with accredited diplomats to The Bahamas –  both resident and non- resident at the official opening of the Ministry’s 4th annual Diplomatic Week at the Melia Resort in Nassau at Cable Beach.  Bahamas…

Minister Henfield Addresses Diplomatic Week Church Service

15 October, 2017 Minister Henfield Addresses Diplomatic Week Church Service Hon. Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs is pictured addressing the church service at Christ Church Cathedral marking the official opening of the Ministry’s 4th annual Diplomatic Week in The Bahamas. The Ministry stages the exercise to liaise directly with all international diplomats accredited to…

Minister Darren Henfield Opens International Cultural Festival

Diplomats, Heads of Mission and Honorary Consuls accredited to The Bahamas are shown together with members of the International Food Festival Committee and other senior Government officials at the opening of the International Food Festival Saturday 14th October, at the Botanical Gardens. – Bahamas Information Services photo; Derek Smith.   15 october, 2017 International Food…

Biography of New Envoys to the USA and United Kingdom

Biography:- Ellison Edroy Greenslade Ellison Edroy Greenslade was appointed the sixth Commissioner of Police in an independent Bahamas on the 4th January 2010. He served as the Acting Deputy Commissioner of Police from 1st of January of 2009 upon completion of a one year secondment with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Canada. Commissioner Greenslade…

Minister Ferreira Supports Global Ocean Conservation Efforts at EU’s “Our Oceans” Conference in Malta

12 October, 2017 Minister Ferreira Supports Global Ocean Conservation Efforts at EU’s “Our Oceans” Conference in Malta Bahamas Minister of the Environment & Housing, the Hon. Romauld Ferreira, recently attended the European Union’s Fourth “Our Oceans” Conference, held October 5 and 6 in Valletta, Malta. Hundreds of marine resource representatives from member countries met to…