MIAMI, Florida — Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Perry Gladstone Christie (right) and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development, the Hon. Philip “Brave” Davis met briefly Monday, June 1, in Miami International Airport. Prime Minister Christie was returning from Barbados where he attended the installation ceremonies for new UWI Vice-Chancellor, while Deputy Prime Minister Davis was on his way to Macao, Special Administrative Region, People’s Republic of China, for the Sixth International Infrastructure Investment and Construction Forum (IIICF) and First China/CELAC (Communities of Latin America and Caribbean States) Infrastructure Cooperation Forum scheduled for June 4-5.
Macao is one of two Special Administrative Regions (SAR) of the People’s Republic of China, the other being Hong Kong. It lies on the western side of the Pearl River Delta, bordering Guangdong Province to the north and facing the South China Sea to the east and south.
Deputy Prime Minister Davis will address the Forum on the topic “Major Initiatives and Latest Developments of The Bahamas in Accelerating Integrated Infrastructure Construction.” The Deputy Prime Minister will speak second. A busy schedule has been planned for the Deputy Prime Minister and his delegation which includes senior government officials from the Ministry of Works and Urban Development; the Office of the Prime Minister; and the Ministry of Finance. (BIS Photo/Matt Maura)