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Bahamas Labour Minister Meets With Deputy Director for International Organization for Migration

Bahamas Labour Minister Meets With Deputy Director for International Organization for Migration
Pictured from left to right is the Minister of Labour, National Insurance and the Public Service, the Honourable D. Shane Gibson, Ambassador Laura Thompson, Deputy Director of the International Organization for Migration - IOM - and Mr. Marco Rolle, Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour and National Insurance. Nassau, Bahamas – The Deputy Director of the International Organization... 

IMMIGRATION ON THE GROUND IN GRAND BAHAMA!!!!!

IMMIGRATION ON THE GROUND IN GRAND BAHAMA!!!!!
More immigrants caught without any documentation… BREAKING NEWS >>> NINETEEN Cuban migrants were apprehended by immigration officials on Tuesday. It is believed that the group was discovered at Cay Sal Bank. However, an immigration official in Freeport would only confirm that Cubans were taken into custody on Monday. The group reportedly consists of four women and 15 men. Assistant... 

40 Years of The Bahamas and Cuba Diplomatic Relations

 40 Years of The Bahamas and Cuba Diplomatic Relations
Pictured at the Reception, L-R: Former Governor-General, Sir Arthur Foulkes and Lady Joan Foulkes; Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development, the Hon. Philip Davis; Ambassador of The Republic of Cuba to The Commonwealth of The Bahamas, His Excellency Ernesto Soberon Guzman; Governor General, Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling; Prime... 

Bahamas Ministry of Transport & Aviation responds to BACTU

Hon. Glenys Hanna-Martin - Minister for Transport and Aviation The Ministry of Transport and Aviation wishes to qualify comments attributed to the president of the Bahamas Air Traffic Controllers Union (BACTU), published in a Tribune article on 25 Nov 2014, which allege a lack of attention on the part of the ministry as it relates to the human resource development factor in the aviation sector. The... 

VAT REGISTRATION OPENS AT GLADSTONE FREIGHT TERMINAL SATURDAY AND SUNDAY!!!

VAT Department Special Announcement Nassau, Bahamas  – All businesses are advised that the VAT Department will be open at the Gladstone Freight Terminal (GFT) Building for Registration on Saturday 29th November, 2014  and Sunday 30th November, 2014 from 9:00 am to 6:00 p.m. For directions kindly contact the VAT Department at 461-8050.  Read More →

Lady D rots in the harbour and has yet to be removed!

Lady D rots in the harbour and has yet to be removed!
Eyesore in the Harbour at Potter’s Cay Lady D in water still. Nassau Bahamas — An eyesore has developed in the harbour along the Potter’s Cay Dock, where the sunken ship called the Lady D has yet to be removed. BP was in the area last night and wondered how long will it be before the ship will be recovered? The M/V “Lady D” served Central Andros / Fresh Creek & Staniard... 

LPIA’s New Radar Control Tower Near Completion

LPIA's New Radar Control Tower Near Completion
Prime Minister Christie set to transform and modernize aviation well into the future – Christie is delivering major reforms across the country! The Prime Minister joins President of Woslee Construction, Mr. Ashley Glinton, in the tower. ROCK-STAR PRIME MINISTER MOVING THE BAHAMAS INTO THE RIGHT DIRECTION!!! NASSAU, The Bahamas – The new radar control tower, located at the Lynden Pindling... 

Preliminary Crash Report for that Nov. 9th aviation incident involving Dr. Myles Munroe and eight souls released…

Preliminary Crash Report for that Nov. 9th aviation incident involving Dr. Myles Munroe and eight souls released...
Details in that crash on Grand Bahama released! Scenes of the crash scene on Grand Bahama. Full report released on Bahamas Press Nassau, Bahamas – The public is advised that the Department of Civil Aviation is now in possession of a Preliminary Report on the Freeport, Grand Bahama aircraft crash which took the lives of nine persons, at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 9th, 2014.... 

Bahamian athletes attend World Athletics Gala 2014

Bahamian athletes attend World Athletics Gala 2014
2014 World Athletes of the Year - Photos by Giancarlo Colombo / IAAF MONACO – France’s Renaud Lavillenie and New Zealand’s Valerie Adams were named the male and female World Athletes of the Year for 2014. The pair received their trophies at this evening’s IAAF World Athletics Gala held at the Chapiteau de Fontvieille. The awards were hosted by International Athletics Foundation... 

14 ARRESTED DURING POLICE ANTI-CRIME OPERATION IN YELLOW ELDER

A LIVE CRIME REPORT>>> Nassau, Bahamas – POLICE are reporting the arrest of 14 persons for a number of major and minor offenses including house breaking and dangerous drugs during an anti-crime operation in the Yellow Elder area on Monday 24th November 2014. The operation was aimed at targeting persons involved in criminal activities, such and Drugs and Firearms, Persons wanted for... 
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