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…

Message of Condolences to Mexico, Earthquake

Message of Condolences to Mexico, Earthquake 20 September, 2017 It was of great dismay to learn of the loss of life and the devastation caused by the recent passing of the earthquake over Mexico. The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas extends its heartfelt condolences to the family members of the deceased, the people…

Message of Condolences to Dominica, Hurricane Maria

Message of Condolences to Dominica, Hurricane Maria 20 September, 2017 It was of great dismay to learn of the loss of life and the devastation caused by the recent passing of Hurricane Maria over Dominica. The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas extends its heartfelt condolences to the family members of the deceased, the…

Message of Condolences to Guadeloupe, Hurricane Irma

Message of Condolences to Guadeloupe, Hurricane Irma  20 September, 2017 It was of great dismay of The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to learn of the passing of Hurricane Maria on your country and loss of life. The Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas extends its heartfelt condolences to the family members…

Bilateral Meeting at Bahamas Permanent Mission, New York

BILATERAL MEETING AT BAHAMAS PERMANENT MISSION, NEW YORK Francisco L. Palmieri, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs and Stephanie L. Bowers, Chief of Staff Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs, US Department of State meet with Honourable Minister Darren Henfield, Permanent Representative Ms. Sheila Carey and Director General Ms. Brennen-Haylock at Bahama House…