Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest brought remarks at the Caribbean Association of Banks' 45th Annual General Meeting and Conference, October 31, 2018. Minister of Financial Services, Trade and Industry and Immigration Brent Symonette and Attorney General Carl Bethel took part in the Association of International Bank & Trust Companies in The Bahamas' Financial Services Boot Camp held on the sidelines of the Nassau Conference at the Baha Mar Convention Centre last week.
Minister of State for Grand Bahama Kwasi Thompson launched the 2nd annual Grand Bahama Tech Summit last week, noting that the focus of the event will be on showcasing education programmes and future developments.
“Traffickers confiscate victims’ passports and restrict their movements,” the report says.
Nonetheless, the State Department noted that five people in the last year have been arrested and prosecuted as alleged traffickers.
Joy Jibrilu, The Bahamas' Director General of Tourism, was also named chairman of the CTO's board of directors.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts and Resorts World Bimini recently announced that Hilton at Resorts World Bimini has completed its second phase opening, introducing major enhancements to the hotel's accommodation, food & beverage, meetings & events and wellness offerings.
Watch a ZNS News report on the launch of the event here.
Public Private Partnerships can help The Bahamas achieve its economic goals, set out in the country's National Development Plan, and foster better cooperation between the public and private sector according to Prime Minister Perry Christie.