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U.S. Embassy Nassau closure in observance of the U.S. Labor Day Holiday - Sep 3, 2015 - 10:09:23 AM

The United States Embassy will be closed on Monday, September 7th in observance of the U.S. Labor Day holiday. Please be advised that the Embassy will resume normal business operations on Tuesday, September 8th at 8:00 a.m.

For any emergencies involving U.S. citizens, please contact the U.S. Citizens Services Unit of the U.S. Embassy’s Consular Section via telephone: 242-322-1181.

General information on Consular services, including procedures for obtaining or...

Bahamian Politics

This Day in Bahamian Parliament: Wednesday, 2nd September 2015 - Sep 2, 2015 - 8:08:03 PM


The Bahamas Parliament met on Wednesday, the 2nd September 2015 at 10am and a summary of the communications delivered by government ministers during the segment “statement by ministers” on the House agenda are highlighted below for public information and edification.

Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie delivered a communication on the ratings analyses by both Standard and Poor’s and Moody’s on the economy and economic outlook for The Bahamas.

News : Grand Bahama

"Hawksbill Creek Agreement area reduced to original 50k acres," says Davies Associates report - Sep 2, 2015 - 7:54:54 PM

Davies Associates Ltd, (DAL), a Freeport based Project Management consultancy, recently commissioned a study into the economic development of Grand Bahama Island with the objective of replacing unproductive criticism of the general climate of inactivity with new initiatives.

DAL has already proposed the development of Freeport’s Grand Bahama International Airport to establish a regional hub and has now released its conclusion that the Hawksbill Creek Agreement (HCA) must be reformed as a precursor to further economic development...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas education minister greets students at beginning of new School Year - Sep 2, 2015 - 5:07:54 PM

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NASSAU, The Bahamas – The Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald, Minister of Education, Science and Technology was on hand early Tuesday morning to welcome students and teachers as they returned to school for the first day of the 2015/2016 academic year.
 
At his first stop, Claridge Primary School, Minister Fitzgerald greeted students with handshakes and warm smiles as he interacted with parents, teachers and administrators...

News : International

Bahamas opposition leader Minnis sends condolences to the people of Dominica - Sep 2, 2015 - 5:02:14 PM

It is with deep regret and sadness that I extend condolences to Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and people of the Commonwealth of Dominica on the loss of over 20 lives in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Erika.

As a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, our countries are tied historically, geographically, culturally and politically.  To that end, we distinctly recognize that we as members of the Caribbean Community are not merely neighbors, but in the realm of family. Therefore, when Dominica hurts, The Bahamas is left in tears...

News : International

NASA Soil Moisture Radar Ends Operations, Mission Science Continues - Sep 2, 2015 - 4:53:44 PM

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Mission managers for NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) observatory have determined that its radar, one of the satellite’s two science instruments, can no longer return data. However, the mission, which was launched in January to map global soil moisture and detect whether soils are frozen or thawed, continues to produce high-quality science measurements supporting SMAP’s objectives with its radiometer instrument.

The SMAP mission is designed to help scientists understand the links between Earth's water, energy and carbon cycles and enhance our ability to monitor and predict natural hazards like floods and droughts. SMAP remains an important data...

News : International : Organization of American States (OAS)

OAS Mission to Federal Elections Notes Progress in Participation of Women in Political Activity in Mexico - Sep 2, 2015 - 3:57:54 PM

The considerable increase in women's political participation and efforts of Mexican legislators to reform the rules on political financing were among the main findings of the OAS Mission sent to the federal elections held on June 7 in Mexico.

The report, presented today to the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States by the Chief of Mission, former President of Costa Rica Laura Chinchilla, acknowledged the efforts made through " an in-depth political and electoral reform approved by the Federal Congress in 2013 and 2014, which amended the Constitution, introduced new general election...

Entertainment

Julie Lynn and Bonnie Curtis to produce Academy's 2015 Governor's Awards - Sep 2, 2015 - 3:00:08 PM

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LOS ANGELES, CA – Producers Julie Lynn and Bonnie Curtis will produce the 7th Annual Governors Awards for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced today.

The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will be presented to Debbie Reynolds, and Honorary Awards will be presented to Spike Lee and Gena Rowlands, on Saturday, November 14, at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center®...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Grand Bahama Air Traffic Controllers to be paid overtime - Sep 2, 2015 - 12:45:18 PM

The Department of Civil Aviation has procured the agreement of the Grand Bahama Airport Company to pay overtime to Air Traffic Controllers at the Grand Bahama International Airport. The Company has agreed to pay the overtime on a retroactive basis less time previously taken off by Controllers in lieu of pay.
 
The provision of air traffic services is an essential service and the officer who turned away a commercial aircraft loaded with passengers on Tuesday, the 18th August 2015 acted contrary to his duty as an essential service worker.

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

South African Human Rights Activist Naomi Tutu Visits The Bahamas - Sep 2, 2015 - 11:51:41 AM

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NASSAU, The Bahamas -- Nontombi Naomi Tutu, Race & Gender Activist from South Africa along with the Board of Governors of Celebrating Women International (Bahamas) paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, at Government House on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. 

A fighter for Human Rights, Nontombi Naomi Tutu is a daughter of 1984 Nobel Peace Prize Winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu...

Community : Ongoing Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous Grand Bahama Announce New Meeting Venue - Sep 2, 2015 - 11:22:23 AM

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Freeport, Bahamas - Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in Grand Bahama have changed venues.  Their have been held for over 30 years and are very important to those struggling with addiction and all are welcome to attend. 
 
Meetings in Grand Bahama have moved to the Salvation Army Church on W. Atlantic Dr. in downtown Freeport.

The Meetings are held on Monday and Thursdays at 7pm. All our welcome, and there is no charge to attend...

News : International : Caribbean News

Sandals Foundation Launches Dominica Fundraising Campaign - Sep 2, 2015 - 11:21:30 AM

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CASTRIES, ST. LUCIA  – Sandals Foundation, the non-profit arm of Sandals Resorts International has launched a fundraising campaign to aid the recovery effort in Dominica after the Caribbean nation was recently devastated by Tropical Storm Erika.

The campaign will include fundraising efforts involving the tens of thousands of guests staying at Sandals and Beaches resorts as well as online donations through the Sandals Foundation webpage...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Environment Minister: "Bahamas Exceeds 10% Target With Marine Protected Areas Expansion" - Sep 2, 2015 - 10:41:06 AM

Hon. Kenred Dorsett Minister of the Environment and Housing Announcement of New Marine Protected Areas, 'Bahamas Exceeds 10% Target With Marine Protected Areas Expansion':

The Bahamas became a signatory to the Convention on Biological Diversity in December of 1993. Upon the signing of the convention The Bahamas recognized that biodiversity is about more than plants, animals and microorganisms and their ecosystems. We recognized that biodiversity is about people and our need for food security, medicines, fresh air and water, shelter and a clean and healthy environment in which to live...

Bahamas Weather

Bahamas 3-day weather forecast starting Wednesday, Sept. 2 - Sep 2, 2015 - 10:38:10 AM

Bahamas public forecast for today and tonight, Wednesday 02nd September 2015.

General situation: Ridge of high pressure will prevail across the Bahamas through the week.

Weather: Partly to mostly sunny, humid and hot with a few showers or thunderstorms.

Advisory: Boaters should be alert for gusty winds and higher seas in or near heavy showers or thunderstorms...

News : International

London Officials Hold Post-Meeting for 19th CCEM - Sep 2, 2015 - 10:20:23 AM

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London, England – Officials from the Commonwealth Secretariat, The Bahamas High Commission London and The Bahamas Ministry of Education held a post meeting to evaluate the outcomes of The 19th Caribbean Conference of Education Minister’s meeting held in Nassau this past June.

The London branch of the steering committee and Commonwealth countries represented at the diplomatic level sung the praises of The Bahamas in hosting a successful conference; from hospitality to on-the-ground organization.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

Social media video postings lead to arrest of 6 juvenile males - Public help needed solving shooting incident - Sep 2, 2015 - 8:40:07 AM

Social media video postings leads to the arrest of 6 juvenile males - In response two recent social media video postings of two young males and a female being attacked, police have arrested six juveniles for assault and causing harm...

Police seek public help solving shooting incident - According to reports, around 10:00pm on Tuesday 1st September 2015, a man was walking on Beaumontia Avenue, Gardens Hills...

Bahamas Weather

NEMA Tropical Storm Fred update 6am 2nd Sept. 2015. - Sep 2, 2015 - 8:26:47 AM

Nassau, the Bahamas - news item on tropical storm Fred issued by the Bahamas department of meteorology forecast office section, at 6am Wednesday 2nd September 2015.

Fred is weakening over the eastern tropical Atlantic.

At 5am, the center of tropical storm Fred was located near latitude 19.5°north and longitude 30.1° west or about 470 miles west-northwest of the Cape Verde islands.

Tropical storm Fred is moving toward the west-northwest at 10 mph and this general motion is expected to continue with some decrease in forward speed during the next couple of days.

News : New Providence

Marshall Road derelict vehicle site relocated - Sep 2, 2015 - 12:44:04 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - The following is a statement by the Hon. Kenred Dorsett, Minister of the Environment and Housing:

I am pleased to announce that significant progress has been made in the removal of the Derelict Vehicle site from its current location on Marshall Road to the new location at the New Providence Landfill on Tonique Williams-Darling Highway. It has taken longer than I had hoped but in short order the people who reside in the areas surrounding the derelict site such as Misty...

Bahamian Politics

Pintard: Government Ministers Break Rank and Echo FNMs Position and Advice - Sep 1, 2015 - 7:06:18 PM

The Free National Movement is somewhat encouraged that a growing number of PLP Cabinet Ministers are publicly echoing the advice and hopes of the FNM leadership that all those involved in the conflict at Baha Mar would cease the public arguments and sit and work out a plan of action that would result in the resolution of the dispute plaguing the development at this time.

The Free National Movement’s singular focus has been to contribute to the ongoing dialog about the Baha Mar development in a way that would assist with the opening of the Resort. Tremendous efforts were made by the Party’s...

Entertainment

David Hill and Reginald Hudlin tapped to produce 88th Oscars - Sep 1, 2015 - 7:00:11 PM


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LOS ANGELES, CA — Emmy®-winning live television producer David Hill and Oscar®-nominated producer-director Reginald Hudlin will produce the 88th Oscars telecast, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced today. It will be their first involvement with the Academy Awards®, which will air live on the ABC Television Network on Oscar Sunday, February 28, 2016.

“We’re delighted to have this talented team on board,” said Boone Isaacs. “David is a true innovator with a dynamic personality. His vast experience as a live events producer..."

Community : Obituaries

St George Family bids fond farewell to Sir Albert - Sep 1, 2015 - 6:51:42 PM

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"This is a very sad day for us at the Grand Bahama Port Authority. We in the space of six months have lost two of the three pillars of modern Freeport" said Sarah St George, GBPA Vice Chairman.

"My father Edward St George, Sir Jack Hayward and Sir Albert worked happily together for over 30 years and lived long and fruitful lives achieving much and contributing more. Sir Albert was a larger-than-life figure, distinguished, statesmanlike and above all a family man at heart. He was the symbol..."

Focus on Fashion

Vancouver Fashion Week returns for 26th season - Sep 1, 2015 - 6:45:03 PM

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CANADA - Vancouver Fashion Week returns for its 26th consecutive season featuring designers from across the globe during the week, September 28th through October 4th, 2015. The event will return to the Chinese Cultural Centre.

VFW announced their S/S16 season and will open its doors to designers, media, buyers, agents, and the general public for 7 days featuring an array of Vancouver’s top creative artists.

Hailed as West Coast Canada's most prestigious industry...

Community

College of The Bahamas increasing research capacity with new faculty - Sep 1, 2015 - 6:09:59 PM

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The natural resources of The Bahamas could be treasure troves for bio-technological marvels, according to Dr. Nathan Dawson, Assistant Professor in the School of Mathematics, Physics and Technology at The College of The Bahamas.
 
Dr. Dawson, who commenced his faculty appointment at The College this Fall, is one of 11 new members of the teaching staff, nine of whom have terminal degrees and are conducting research in various academic disciplines...

Bahamian Politics

Frank Watson: "FNM is the best Party to govern" - Sep 1, 2015 - 6:01:24 PM

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I have served in Parliament for over 20 years with the Free National Movement (FNM). My last post was Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Security. One of my most enduring, treasured and fundamental beliefs is freedom of speech, followed by freedom from victimization.

These beliefs were drilled into me during the darkest days when the PLP was at the Zenith of its political strength and the FNM was struggling for political victory and relevance as we fought to deliver transparency, accountability, integrity and stewardship in public service...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

NEMA implements emergency warning system - Sep 1, 2015 - 5:47:58 PM

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NASSAU, The Bahamas – The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has implemented an emergency warning system to better prepare and inform the public about a disaster about to impact the country.

The system was first tested during the passage of Tropical Storm Erika, when on Thursday, August 27, 2015 NEMA partially activated the National Emergency Operations Center to closely monitor the storm.

NEMA follows Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), which provide instructions for activation and the operations...

Community

URCA supports the promotion of the STEM disciplines to students - Sep 1, 2015 - 5:06:03 PM

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The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority, (URCA), supported two Science, Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) camps this summer; the Bahamas Engineering and Technology Advancement (BETA) and “HACK IT” camps. The camps aimed to foster a greater awareness of and aptitude for STEM amongst young Bahamian students from the family islands as well as New Providence. The BETA camp catered to junior high school students and the “HACK IT” camp was for senior high school students...

Bahamian Politics

Roberts, "PLP still the only party with a plan to tackle crime" - Sep 1, 2015 - 4:46:02 PM

The comprehensive, frank and sobering national address delivered by the National Security Minister last Thursday proved once again that the Progressive Liberal Party is still the only party with a plan to tackle crime.

We offer our unreserved support for the government’s anti-crime policies and initiatives that are designed to address this social menace with a multi-tiered approach from prevention to rehabilitation. We thank Minister Nottage for his vision, leadership, hard work and tenacity...

News : New Providence

JMMB strengthening ties with The Bahamas' Jamaican community - Sep 1, 2015 - 4:11:14 PM

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Sharon Gibson, General Manager of JMMB (Jamaica Money Market Brokers) Money Transfer, a remittance partner of Omni Money Transfers, paid a courtesy call on Mr. Patrick Hanlan Jamaican Consul General in the Bahamas. During the visit Ms. Gibson expressed the desire and need for strengthening of ties between Jamaican residents in the Bahamas and Jamaicans in Jamaica through community outreach programs in the Bahamas and abroad.

Ms Gibson noted that JMMB, through Reggae Money Express, services the Jamaican corridor and acts as an essential tool in uplifting and enriching the lives of many persons in Jamaica and the Bahamas who rely on injections of funds to sustain their livelihood...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas announces New Marine Protected Areas - Sep 1, 2015 - 3:17:39 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - The Hon. Kenred Dorsett, Minister of the Environment and Housing's Announcement of New Marine Protected Areas made on August 31s, 2015:

The Bahamas became a signatory to the Convention on Biological Diversity in December of 1993. Upon the signing of the convention The Bahamas recognized that biodiversity is about more than plants, animals and microorganisms and their ecosystems. We recognized that biodiversity is about people and our need for food security, medicines, fresh air and water, shelter and a clean and healthy environment in which to live.

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