Bradley Roberts Speaks at Jubilee Cathedral Grand Bahama

Remarks By Bradley B Roberts National Chairman Progressive Liberal Party Religious Services for Five Grand Bahama & Bimini Candidates 2016 Election Under the theme “The Full Armor of God” 17th March 2017 Jubilee Cathedral Freeport Grand Bahama Statement of purpose why we are here. Bishop Godfrey Williams and Mrs. Williams Other Ministers of the Gospel […]

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS (13 – 17 MARCH 2017)

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS (13 – 17 MARCH 2017) COMMENTARY BY ELCOTT COLEBY    This week in Parliament The Bahamas Parliament met on Wednesday of this week to consider Trafficking in Persons and labour legislation.  Amendments to the Employment and Industrial Relations Acts were tabled by the Hon. D. Shane Gibson, the Minister of […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

Caricom A delegation from The Bahamas attended the 18th CARICOM-JAPAN Consultation 14th March, 2017 – Georgetown, Guyana. The delegation was headed by The Bahamas Ambassador to UNESCO and Japan, Dr. Elwood Donaldson who was accompanied by Deputy Permanent Security Eugene Torchon-Newry and CARICOM Desk Officer, Charlene Johnson. During the Meeting CARICOM Member States and Japan […]

The New Labour Law Idle Employer Complaints

The Government proposes as one of its last acts in this term to pass an act to amend the employment laws to increase the amount of redundancy pay that employers must pay when they declare redundancies.  It also is building in a warning period for redundancies.  The employer’s representatives through the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce […]

Derek Walcott Dies

The following statement was issued by the Bahamas Information Services from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration: Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 17 March 2017 On the death of Dereck Alton Walcott (Via the Bahamas Information Services) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration has issued a […]

Fred Mitchell At University of The Bahamas

The family photo to mark the visit of the Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell to the University of The Bahamas and the President of the Student Government Association Keyron Smith, far right second row 16 March. Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell being introduced to the Student Government Association of the University of The Bahamas at the campus […]