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Towards a Bilingual Bahamas (TABB) Awards Ceremony

The awards ceremony for the Towards a Bilingual Bahamas (TABB) pilot programme (2015-21016) was held on Friday September 23rd at the Ministry of Education. The event was attended by over 100 guests and included teachers, students, faculty, ministry…

United Nations: A Level Playing Field

The Hon. Frederick A. Mitchell, M.P., Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration, presented remarks at the United Nations General Assembly on Monday, September 26. The General Assembly was held under the theme: *"The…

Switzerland Ratifies Multilateral Convention on Administrative Assistance

Switzerland today deposited the instruments of ratification for the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters with the OECD in Paris.

A release from the Swiss Federal Council…

Global Financial Centres Index 20

The GFCI 20 has been released by the Z/Yen Group Limited. It provides profiles, rating and rankings for 87 financial centres, drawing on two separate sources of data - instrumental factors (external indices) and…

Compliance Regime and Companies Registry

The Office of the Attorney General released a public statement today.

*"The Government of The Bahamas officially launched its e-Services Business Registration platform at the Registrar General's Department in January 2016 as a part of the Government’s ongoing strategy to improve ease of…

Government of The Bahamas – Press Statement

The Hon. C.V. Hope Strachan, M.P., Minister of Financial Services, issued the following press statement today:

*"The Bahamas remains committed to the transparency of its corporate registry. The data required by law to be maintained in the corporate registry is available to the public. The…