Speeches


REMARKS: Prime Minister Minnis announces changes to travel requirements for fully vaccinated travellers

Mr. Speaker:        The Government of The Bahamas has continued to carefully monitor the health data on the COVID-19 pandemic. Yesterday, Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, Special Health Advisor to the Prime Minister and Chair National COVID-19 Vaccine Consultative Committee, and other medical officials, gave a press conference and presentation on the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic in The

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  • REMARKS: National COVID-19 Vaccine Consultative Committee Update

    Good afternoon and welcome to an update from the National COVID-19 Vaccine Consultative Committee on the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine in The Bahamas. I am joined today by Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Pearl McMillian;  Dr. Indira Martin, Director of the National Reference Lab; Dr. Danny Davis; Dr. Nikkiah Forbes, Dr. Delon Brennen, and Dr. Jillian

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  • REMARKS: Debate on Resolution for the Development of a Subdivision for Young Professionals

    Mr. Speaker: It is important for us as national leaders to have a governing philosophy that guides our vision and polices on behalf of the people who sent us here. For the Free National Movement what guides our vision is very clear:  We want to empower Bahamians with opportunities so they can realize their potential

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  • REMARKS: Fiscal Strategy Debate

    COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS DEBATE ON 2020 FISCAL STRATEGY REPORT & PUBLIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, DEBT MANAGEMENT, STATISTICS AND PUBLIC PROCUREMENT BILLS THE MOST HONOURABLE DR. HUBERT MINNIS PRIME MINISTER & MINISTER OF FINANCE MONDAY MARCH 1 2021 Mr. Speaker, Last year I told Bahamians that we were in a fight against COVID-19 and a fight

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  • REMARKS: 2020/2021 Mid-Year Budget Statement

    COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2020/21 MID-YEAR BUDGET STATEMENT ON THE SIX MONTHS ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2020 Presented to the Honourable House of Assembly By DR. THE MOST HONOURABLE HUBERT ALEXANDER MINNIS PRIME MINISTER & MINISTER OF FINANCE WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 24, 2021 Mr. Speaker,            It is my privilege to present to this honourable house the

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