Minister of Foreign Affairs Greets UAE Foreign Affairs Minister

20 September 2017 United Nations, NY – The Hon. Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs , meeting with His Highness Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the UAE, in the margins of the 72nd UNGA. The Ministers discussed the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria and bilateral relations. UAE and Bahama…

Bloomberg Business Forum

Bloomberg Business Forum 20 September 2017 New York, The Honourable Darren Henfield at the inaugural Bloomberg Business Forum. Picture from left to right: Mr. Eugene Newry, Deputy Permanent Secretary; Mr. Vernon Jordan, American business executive & civil rights activist; The Honourable Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Mr. Adam Wolfensohn, Co-Managing Partner.

Congratulations Extended to Belize Celebrating Independence

Congratulations Extended to Belize Celebrating Independence September 21st, 2017 Belize has been our diplomatic partner since for 36 years, and our countries have continued to maintain friendly and cooperative relations. Therefore, the Government of The Bahamas extends congratulations to the Government and People of Belize as they celebrate their Independence Day. We are confident that…

Congratulations Extended to Malta Celebrating Independence

Congratulations Extended to Malta Celebrating Independence September 21st, 2017  Malta has been our diplomatic partner since for 13 years, and our countries have continued to maintain friendly and cooperative relations.  Therefore, the Government of The Bahamas extends congratulations to the Government and People of Malta as they celebrate their Independence Day.  We are confident that…

Climate Change Talks at UNGA

“Climate change has been a popular subject at this year’s UNGA, and many leaders have publicly reaffirmed their commitment to tackling the problem”. See below link for more. Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs also quoted in article. http://time.com/4949720/climate-change-united-nations/

ALERT NUMBER EIGHT (#8) ON HURRICANE MARIA, BAHAMAS DPT. OF METEOROLOGY- 20 SEPT 9AM

ALERT NUMBER EIGHT (#8) ON HURRICANE MARIA ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY WEDNESDAY 20THSEPTEMBER, 2017 AT 9AM EDT.  …EYE OF MARIA LOCATED OVER EASTERN PUERTO RICO… A HURRICANE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS AND THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS.  THIS INCLUDES THE ISLANDS OF MAYAGUANA, INAGUA, CROOKED ISLAND, ACKLINS, LONG…