Officials of the newly-created Bahamas Air Navigation Services Authority and the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Wednesday (May 5, 2021) concluded the ceremonial...
Chinese Ambassador to The Bahamas, Her Excellency Dai Qingli, recently paid a Courtesy Call on Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon....
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Fifty-Five (55) additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and two (2) additional deaths under investigation
The Ministry of Health confirms today that there are fifty-five (55) additional confirmed cases of COVID-19. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to three thousand three hundred seventy (3,370).
Tourism Minister the Honourable Dionsio D’aguilar has apologized in the wake of public outcry following a wedding in Harbour Island that violated emergency orders and social distancing protocols.
During a virtual press conference held on Monday, 8th June, 2020 to discuss the commencement of the National Examinations, Minister of Education, the Honourable Jeffrey L. Lloyd, observed a moment of silence in memory of 10-yr old Lorencia Walkes, the fifth grade student of Sybil Strachan Primary School who died Sunday, June 7th as a result of a shooting that occurred on May 29th in the Carmichael Road area.
The recent arrest of the 31-year-old CEO of a business called Rent2Own Bahamas prompted Bahamas Real Estate Association President Christine Wallace-Whitfield today “to urge...
Projected Contraction in Tourism Activity to have Adverse Impact on the Bahamas’ Foreign Exchange...
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Peter Turnquest stated that the projected contraction in tourism activity will inevitably have an adverse impact on The Bahamas’ foreign exchange reserves position, which stood at a healthy $2,030 million at mid-March 2020. “Based on preliminary projections, external reserves could decline by some $900 million by end-2020, DPM Turnquest explained as he presented the Statement on the Fiscal and Economic Impact of COVID-19 in the House of Assembly, Wednesday, March 18, 2020
HIGHLIGHT OF THE WEEK
Despite an unprecedented year, The Bahamas continues to position itself as a leading Caribbean travel destination and received top accolades from consumer, trade and...