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Prime Minister breaks ground on new International Airport for Exuma

Contract signed for $65 million, largest investment in Family Island airport GEORGE TOWN, EXUMA – Ground was broken, and a $65 million contract was signed today for the development of the new Exuma International Airport, representing the single largest investment in any Family Island airport in The Bahamas. Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert

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  • THE ISLANDS OF BAHAMAS ANNOUNCES UPDATED TRAVEL AND ENTRY PROTOCOLS

    New Rules in Effect for Vaccinated Travellers NASSAU, Bahamas, April 30, 2021 – The Government of The Bahamas announced updated public health measures and entry protocols for fully vaccinated travellers, stating: Effective immediately, Bahamian citizens and residents who are fully vaccinated – after receiving their second dose – will be exempt from COVID-19 testing requirements when travelling inter-island from

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  • New Providence COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout in Family Islands

    Prime Minister Minnis and United States Embassy Nassau, The Bahamas Charge d’affaires Usha Pitts were at Odyssey Aviation Bahamas to send off the first flights to the southern Bahamas and Andros for the start of an aggressive roll out of the COVID-19 vaccine in the Family Islands. The US Embassy has donated the use of

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  • Prime Minister Minnis appoints Committee for the Development of Communities for Young Professionals

    Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis has appointed the Committee for the Development of Communities for Young Professionals. The Committee was formed in March 2021 to advise the Prime Minister, as Minister responsible for Lands, on the use of Government-owned lands for the social and economic empowerment of young people through land ownership.

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