The Ministry of Foreign Affairs new recruits visited HMBS coral Harbour
as part of the Ministry’s Induction Training Programme on Thursday, 22
The 13 new recruits were hosted to a presentation by
Commander Defence Force, Commodore Tellis Bethel on the history, role,
functions and operations of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force in
safeguarding The Bahamas...
Citi has been recognized by Global Finance magazine in the First Round
of the “World’s Best Digital Corporate/Institutional Banks in Latin
America 2019” competition, with ten regional sub-category awards and
nineteen country awards.
Citi received a total of ten awards in
the regional sub-categories of “Best Corporate/Institutional Digital
Banks” including “Best Investment Management Services,” “Best Online
Dermal Distributions has provided Esthetics scholarships to two students
to study at the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI). The
scholarship will cover application fees, tuition, uniform, books, tools,
a Dermalogica product kit and mentorship throughout the program.
The recipients are Dereka Bain and Chandira Wright.
this scholarship, Dermal Distributions Chief Executive Officer and
President, Sarah Beek, hopes to raise the quality of estheticians and
massage therapists in The Bahamas.
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - Kick-start your weekend
by joining us at Portobellos for a buffet every Friday night for
authentic island flavors and classic Bahamian cuisine.
Choose from our
extensive menu selections while enjoying live entertainment at Grand
Lucayan’s Friday Night Buffet.
Every Friday from 6pm-10pm | Contact
242-373-1333 for further information...
University of The Bahamas announces the appointment of Ms. Marisa
Mason-Smith as the first Ombudsman for the institution and in The
In this role, Ms. Mason-Smith will, through consulting,
mediation and negotiation, provide impartial, neutral, and confidential
third party assistance to students, faculty, staff and administrators
seeking dispute resolution. Reporting to the Board of Trustees, Ms.
Mason-Smith will formulate...
Officials at the Male Desk, Department of Gender and Family Affairs,
Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development, hosted men from
various organizations that facilitate male-oriented programmes across
New Providence to an inaugural dialogue on “Responsible Fatherhood” at
the Ministry’s headquarters, Aventura Plaza.
Held on Tuesday
(August 20), the dialogue followed on the heels of a call made by
Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A.
Campbell, for men and men’s groups across The Bahamas to take a more
proactive role in mentoring the nation’s youth...
The Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) regrets to advise members of
the public that the recent industrial action taken by members of the
Bahamas Doctors Union (BDU) has resulted in services being reduced to
emergencies only at the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH), Sandilands
Rehabilitation Centre (SRC), Rand Memorial Hospital and the Grand Bahama
The Authority deeply regrets the impact of this action on the provision of care to the Bahamian people...
His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith, Governor General
(centre), welcomed Bishop Wilshire Smith (right to the Governor General)
of Reaping Faith Ministries Inc., and international guests of the New
Day Tabernacle Convention in a courtesy call at Government House on
Thursday, August 22, 2019.
(BIS Photo/Derek Smith)...
Eight teams of Caribbean animators and gaming practitioners pitched
their animation concepts to international content buyers on the final
day of the Animation and Gaming Accelerator training. The E-IDCOT
Tobago Project with their Tobago Trekkers game won the top prize of
$10,000 USD provided by the Caribbean Development Bank via the Cultural
Industries Innovative Fund (CIIF). Caribbean animation content has now
been positioned to secure 200 hours of Caribbean content to be shown on
Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident, Wednesday 21st August, 2019 which has left an adult male dead.
to reports, shortly before 10:00pm, a group of men were sitting on the
stairway of an apartment complex at Martin Close off Cowpen Road, when
they were approached by a man armed with a firearm, who opened fire in
their direction injuring one of them, before running away...