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Parliament to be dissolved on 11th April

Prime Minister Perry Christie of the Bahamas has announced that parliament will be dissolved on 11th April. No date for the general election has been announced but it is expected […]

Cabinet of the Bahamas

Perry Gladstone Christie Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Philip E. Brave Davis Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Works and Urban Development Keith Bell Minister of State in the […]

IMF 2015 Article IV Consultation with The Bahamas

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with The Bahamas Press Release No. 15/269 June 10, 2015 On June 8, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund […]

IMF completes Article IV consultation with The Bahamas

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed its Article IV consultation with The Bahamas. The full press release as published on the IMF website is as follows; “IMF Mission Concludes […]

Hope Strachan named as new Minister of Financial Services

Prime Minister Perry G. Christie has appointed Mrs. Hope Strachan to be the new Minister of Financial Services. Mrs Strachan was previously the Minister of State in the Ministry of […]

IMF banks on Baha Mar to help reduce unemployment

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has concluded an Article IV consultation with The Bahamas. The Fund notes that GDP is expected to grow by 2% for 2013 but increase somewhat […]

New PM appoints Cabinet

The new Prime Minister of the Bahamas, Perry Christie, has appointed an enlarged Cabinet following the victory of his Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) in Monday’s general election. The full list […]

PLP win landslide election

The Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) of Perry Christie has defied all of the pundits and won a massive victory in yesterday’s general election. Although final results have yet to be […]

Parliamentary 2012

An election to the House of Assembly took place on 7 May 2012. Progressive Liberal Party 29 Free National Movement 9 Democratic National Alliance 0 Bahamas Constitution Party 0 Independents […]