COVID-19 Bahamas Updates
Friday, 14 February, 2020 -The Government of The Bahamas and Tyrsoz Family Holdings Ltd. signed a heads of agreement on Thursday for a $300 million up-market resort community that will provide hundreds of jobs and represents one of the largest ever for the island. The development will include a wide range of amenities, including the expansion and upgrade of […]
Wednesday, 12 February, 2020 -Today, Prime Minister Minnis took part in the official ceremony for the reopening of the British High Commission in The Bahamas after more than a decade. “The Bahamas is delighted to see the reopening of the British High Commission, which I am confident will serve to deepen the warm relationship that already exists between our […]
Tuesday, 11 February, 2020 -Prime Minister Minnis officially launched the Hurricane Dorian Small Home Repair Programme aimed at helping residents to make the necessary repairs to their storm-damaged homes. According to The Bahamas Disaster Reconstruction Authority more than 200 Bahamians made online submissions to the Small Home Repair Program on its launch day. The programme will be launched in […]
Tuesday, 11 February, 2020 -Prime Minister Minnis took part in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new headquarters of Leno Corporate Services. The five-story, 50,000 sq. ft. building will be fully energy-efficient. Approximately 150 – 200 workers will be employed during construction, scheduled for completion in June 2021. “The work of corporate entities such as Leno, plays an essential role […]
Friday, 7 February, 2020 -Prime Minister Minnis attended a reception to mark the visit of the newly appointed Apostolic Nuncio, the Most Rev. Archbishop Fortunatus Nwachukwu. The reception was held on Thursday 6 February at the residence of H.E. Basil W. Barnett, Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to the Holy See. The Most Rev. […]
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Thursday, 16 January, 2020 -At the Bahamas Business Outlook 2020, Prime Minister Minnis used the opportunity to highlight the country’s vulnerability to climate change and the need to better understand and prepare for the threats posed by a warming planet.