Press Releases


North Andros, Central Andros and Cat Island lockdown extended additional week to Monday 14 June

North Andros, Central Andros and Cat Island will remain under lockdown for an additional seven days, until 5am Monday, 14 June 2021. In accordance with the Emergency Powers (COVID 19 Pandemic) (Management and Recovery) (North Andros, Central Andros and Cat Island Lockdown) (Amendment) (No. 3) Order, 2021, released today, the lockdown has been extended from

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  • New Emergency Order outlines changes to indoor dining and travel requirements for fully vaccinated

    Restaurants on islands previously prohibited from offering indoor dining may now offer indoor dining to patrons who have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 in accordance with the recently released Emergency Powers (COVID 19 Pandemic) (Management and Recovery) Order, 2021. This applies to New Providence and Abaco. Patrons must provide documentary proof of vaccination. All patrons

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  • SECOND DOSE APPOINTMENT NOTICE

    Some residents who have already received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine are experiencing difficulty making an appointment for the second dose. This is due in part to the migration of data from one digital platform to another. Data managers are currently working to correct this issue as quickly as possible. When attempting to

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  • Second doses of COVID-19 Vaccine to begin Monday 10 May

    The administration of the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine will begin on Monday 10 May on New Providence and Grand Bahama at the following locations: Kendal G.L. Isaacs Gymnasium Loyola Hall, Gladstone Rd. Church of God of Prophecy, East St.  St. Anselm’s Church Hall, Bernard Rd. Susan J. Wallace Community Centre, Freeport, Grand Bahama Starting today,

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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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