Press Room


COVID-19 vaccines from COVAX Facility scheduled to arrive this week

Vaccinations to continue this week on New Providence, Grand Bahama and Eleuthera The Bahamas has been informed by the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) that it will receive 33,600 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine through the COVAX Facility this week. The batch represents the first tranche of a total of 100,800 doses earmarked for The

  • Read More
  • Prime Minister Minnis tables Resolution for upscale community in the West for young Bahamians

    Includes lots for $40,000, customs duty waivers on building materials and appliances and tax waivers Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis tabled a resolution for the development of an upscale community in western New Providence that will offer lots for $40,000-$50,000 to 18-45-year-olds. The development is part of the

  • Read More
  • Prime Minister Most Hon Dr Hubert Minnis Tables Resolution Upscale Community for Young Professionals

  • Read More
  • New COVID-19 vaccination sites to open this week on New Providence and Grand Bahama

    The COVID-19 vaccination response began on Wednesday 17 March following a pilot on Sunday 14 March at Loyola Hall, south-central region of New Providence. Vaccinations continued at Loyola Hall, Gladstone Road, the Princess Margaret Hospital, Doctors Hospital and the Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre throughout the week on New Providence. This week there will be additional sites

  • Read More
  • Prime Minister Minnis opens Passport Office on Long Island

    LONG ISLAND – Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis opened another satellite passport office on Friday 19 March as part of the Government’s initiative to strengthen family island communities by investing in services and infrastructure. The newest Passport Office, located in Clarence Town, is the third to be opened across the Family Islands

  • Read More