National Maritime Exhibition and Career Fair shows the myriad aspects and opportunities of the nautical world

(BIS Photos/Anthon Thompson)

The Ministry of Transport and Housing and the National Maritime Policy Implementation Committee (NMPIC) hosted a National Maritime Exhibition and Career Fair, March 14-16, 2023 at The Mall at Marathon.  Its mission: Combining Preservation, Conservation, Education, Tourism, Enforcement and Economic Development…’For Empowerment That Leaves No One Behind.’  Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Hon. Philip Davis is pictured chatting with persons at the exhibition, March 16, along with Minister of Transport and Housing the Hon. JoBeth Coleby-Davis, and Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister the Hon. Myles LaRoda.  Present was Chair of the NMPIC, Reverend Angela Palacious, other committee officials and maritime industry stakeholders.  In Photo 1: Prime Minister Davis is pictured centre; with Minister Coleby-Davis, centre right; Chair of NMPIC Rev. Angela Palacious, centre left; President of LJM Maritime Academy Dr. Brendamae Cleare, and other maritime industry executives.  The fair plays an important part in exposing the public, young and old, to aspects and opportunities of the maritime sector. 

From: Bahamas Information Services