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Ministry of Works Retirees Saluted for Model Characteristics

The Hon. Desmond Bannister, Minister of Public Works, implored Public Service Officers to review the quality of service they give and explore prospects of improvement and enhancement of delivery of service to meet the...

WSC Spreads Christmas Cheer at Senior Citizens Center

While Christmas is traditionally a time for food, friends, and family, some of our country’s elderly and most vulnerable citizens are often those who do not have holiday luxuries. With that in mind, the...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Meets with the United Nations Special Rapporteur on...

Minister of Foreign Affairs the Hon. Darren Henfield met with United Nations Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, Dr. Dubravka Šimonović.   During the meeting, they discussed several matters including the role of government in ending gender-based...

Parker-Edgecombe Cites Success of NEMA/CDEMA Partnership

The success of regional countries and their various disaster management agencies in mitigating the effects of future disasters such as hurricanes while simultaneously building stronger, more resilient Caribbean countries, will largely depend upon continued...

BAHAMAS BOWL YOUTH FOOTBALL CLINIC SET FOR WEDNESDAY, DEC. 20 AT OLD THOMAS ROBINSON...

One of the highly anticipated events of Bahamas Bowl week is set for Wednesday, Dec. 20 as the fourth-annual Bahamas Bowl Youth Football Clinic will take place from 3:30-5:00 pm at the old Thomas Robinson Stadium (adjacent to the...

Government signs new Industrial Agreement with the Bahamas Customs, Immigration & Allied Workers Union

The Government signed a new Industrial Agreement with the Bahamas Customs, Immigration & Allied Workers Union at the Ministry of the Public Service, Thursday, January 18, 2018. Minister of the Public Service and National Insurance the...

Department of Labour To Host Third Job Placement Fair

The Department of Labour will hold a Construction Job Fair on Saturday, 20th January in response to recent increase in demand for construction industry workers.  The event will be held at the Kendal G. L. Isaacs...

Commercial Enterprises Act to help create small, medium-sized Bahamian businesses

The implementation of the Commercial Enterprises Act will assist Bahamians at home “and in the Diaspora abroad” in the creation, and development, of small and medium-sized businesses, Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert A....

North Andros & Berry Island M.P visits the Clara Evans Primary School

A request was made and that request was granted. Member of Parliament for North Andros and the Berry Islands Carlton Bowleg attended a special assembly at the Clara Evans Primary School Tuesday; after a chance encounters with head girl La'Shae' Gaitor, who...

Government launches “Over the Hill” cleanup initiative

The government officially launched the cleanup component of the "Over the Hill" clean up initiative Wednesday which intended to look at ways to rejuvenate the over the hill community. Director of the economic planning unit; Dr. Nicola Virgill-Rolle says the multifaceted initiative covers six areas from...

Former Fidelity Employee Fined

A Magistrate has ordered former Fidelity Bank employee twenty-four-year-old Lakia Carey to repay some $33,000 she stole from the bank during her employment there.  She has until the end of November to repay the...

PM Minnis: Government’s dramatic reform agenda, and certainty and stability, have helped to improve...

The Bahamian economy is steadily improving as a result of the Minnis Administration’s dramatic reform agenda during the first seven months of its governance of The Bahamas, and while there is still “a long...

Pastoral Care Givers receive training beyond local hospitals

Minister of Health Dr. the Hon. Duane Sands said over the years, Pastoral CareGivers are not limited to experience training in only the local hospitals, namely Princess Margaret Hospital and Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre, the...

Over 80 Pastoral Care Givers qualified within the country’s healthcare system

Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Duane Sands said since its inception, 80 plus persons have successfully qualified themselves as Pastoral Care Givers via the Public Hospitals Authority’s (PHA) Clinical Pastoral Education Training programme...