Speeches


SPEECH FROM THE THRONE – 6 October 2021

Madame President and Honourable Senators,Madame Speaker and Members of the Honourable House of Assembly: Just twenty days ago, my Government was elected with a mandate to bring about a “New Day” in our Bahamas. It is clear from the results of the election that Bahamians demand transformational change. My Government comes into governance with our

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  • REMARKS: Congratulatory Address The Hon. Philip E. Davis, QC. MP. Prime Minister And Minister Of Finance On The Election Of The Speaker Of Honourable House – 6 October 2021

    Madam Speaker, It is a considerable honour to congratulate you on your election as Speaker of our Honourable House, which has been in continuous existence as the Assembly of the Bahamian people for some 292 years, one of the oldest Parliaments in the world. I know that this is a moment replete with pride for

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  • REMARKS: Prime Minister Philip Edward Davis, QC, MP – Statement To the Press On Return To The Bahamas After Address To The General Assembly of The United Nations

    Ladies and Gentlemen, Good Afternoon. Thank you for being here to greet me on my return from New York. I am happy to report that our trip was extremely productive, and on every measure, a success. We were able to conduct bilateral discussions with 11 countries at several levels: with Heads of Government, Foreign Ministers

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  • REMARKS: Prime Minister Prime Minister Hon. Philip Davis 76th Session Of The United Nations General Assembly – 25 September 2021

    “Building resilience through hope – to recover from COVID-19, rebuild sustainably, respond to the needs of the planet, respect the rights of people and revitalize the United Nations” IntroductionEsteemed Colleague Heads of State and Heads of Government, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen; Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres; President of the General Assembly, On September 16th, Bahamian citizens

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  • REMARKS: Prime Minister The Rt Hon Philip Davis, QC, MP

    Your Excellency, the Governor-General and Mrs. Smith; The First Lady, my wife Ann-Marie; Deputy Prime Minister I Chester Cooper & Mrs. Cooper; Cabinet Colleagues; Honourable and Distinguished Guests; Ladies and Gentlemen: Good morning. Over the past few days, I have spoken in earnest about my intention to lead an administration that works in partnership with

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