Governor General attends the Royal Bahamas Defence Force Annual Military Ball

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Governor General, Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling attended the Royal Bahamas Defence Force Annual Military Ball on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at Atlantis, Paradise Island.  In attendance were Minister of National Security the Hon. Marvin Dames and Minister of Foreign Affairs the Hon. Darren Henfield.  The Governor General is pictured as she […]

GGYA ceremony recognizes 72 young persons

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – When tenth grader Keshawn Gardiner strutted across the stage to celebrate achieving Bronze in the Governor General’s Youth Award (GGYA) it was a defining moment for the autistic teen who had never participated in a mainstream youth programme alongside his peers without disabilities. With adolescent programmes seldom addressing the issue of youths […]

Julien ‘Believe’ and Bahamian Musicians showcase talent at Music Waves Festival

BEIJING, CHINA — Julien “Believe” Thompson rocked the stage with Bahamian musicians at the Music Waves, Midi and Strawberry Music Festival (Music Waves) 2019, at The Rose Bud, Chaoyang International Cultural Exchange Center, 798 Art District, in Beijing, The People’s Republic of China, on May 26, 2019. Vocalists Freddie Munnings, Jr., and Angel Reckley joined Julien “Believe” […]

The Bahamas Tourist Office and Delta Vacations join forces to promote The Islands Of The Bahamas in Raleigh, North Carolina

RALEIGH, NC  – Representatives from Delta Vacations and the Bahamas Tourist Office, Atlanta along with leading industry executives from Baha Mar, Sandals, and the Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board recently delivered a series of dynamic presentations that took top Delta Vacations travel agent producers on a whirlwind trip to The Islands Of The Bahamas. Spearheading the efforts […]

Sipping tea for a cause

Bahamas Sickle Cell Association hosts 2nd annual event NASSAU, BAHAMAS – An elegant pastime, there is perhaps no better way to spend a lazy Sunday afternoon than to get dolled up in your finest, sip tea, nibble on scones, fruits and sandwiches while listening to skilled violinists and watching a parade of hats, fashion and faces […]

Activities for 46th independence celebrations announced

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The country is gearing up to celebrate its 46th Anniversary of Independence on July 10. As the nation prepares for the milestone, the Independence Anniversary Planning Committee on Thursday advised the public of an array of activities being scheduled to commemorate this important occasion. Chairman of the 46th Independence Anniversary Planning Committee, Mr. Mark […]

Bahamian vocalists and Brick City Band give high-energy performance at 2019 Beijing Expo

BEIJING, CHINA — Hundreds of audience members cheered and danced as Bahamian vocalists joined with the Brick City Band for a high-energy performance on stage recently at the Guirui Theatre, during the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 (Beijing Expo), Yanqing District, The People’s Republic of China. Julien “Believe” Thompson, Freddie Munnings, Jr., and Angel Reckley got the crowd electrified […]

Vienna beef frank link products recalled due to possible contamination with metal

Localretailers and wholesalers are asked to check inventory NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service announced on Wednesday that Vienna Beef Ltd, based in Chicago, Illinois, has recalled some 2,030lbs of beef frank links, due to the possibility of contamination with extraneous material, specifically metal. The beef frank […]

Bahamian Vocalists Shine at Beijing Expo

BEIJING, CHINA — Bahamian vocalists shone brightly on stage at the Guirui Theatre, on May 19, 2019, as Julien “Believe” Thompson, Freddie Munnings, Jr., and Angel Reckley electrified the audience at the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 (Beijing Expo), in Yanqing District, The People’s Republic of China. The vocalists are three of the members of a team of visiting musicians, […]