Press Releases


Heads of Agreement signed for Baha Mar Phase II

$300 million investment to create 1,000 jobs Press Release – The Government of The Bahamas today signed an agreement for the second phase of development of the Baha Mar Resort. The approximately $300 million investment is expected to draw even more visitors to the country and will immediately provide 500 jobs during its construction phase.

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  • Prime Minister Minnis recognizes heroes of Hurricane Dorian during 2019 National Honours Investiture ceremony

    Twenty-one Bahamians invested by Governor General for national service, excellence Press Release – Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis recognized the courage and grace of the many Bahamian citizens who put their lives at risk during and in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. The Prime Minister was speaking at the 2019 National Honours

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  • Prime Minister Minnis visits feeding center in Freeport on his way to East End settlements

    Press Release – Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis visited the World Central Kitchen (WCK) feeding center in Freeport on Sunday 6 October before heading to East End Grand Bahama to assess recovery and reconstruction efforts. The feeding center provides three hot meals per day. Nutritionists are on hand to ensure that meals

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  • Ministry of Tourism testing Customs and Immigration preclearance of flights in Florida

    Press Release – The establishment of Bahamas Customs and Immigration preclearance of flights in Florida is being tested by the Ministry of Tourism to improve access to Family Island destinations and diversify tourism centres across The Bahamas, Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis said today. The preclearance system was initially put in place

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  • China’s Ambassador to The Bahamas pays Courtesy Call on Prime Minister Minnis

    Press Release – Discussions focus on post-Hurricane Dorian recovery and bilateral relations During a courtesy call at the Office of the Prime Minister on Monday, Chinese Ambassador to The Bahamas H.E. Huang Qinguo and Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis discussed how the People’s Republic of China may further assist in recovery and

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