NASSAU, The Bahamas – As the Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM) community observes its golden jubilee, the Hon. Philip Davis, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Chair of CARICOM, called for leaders attending the 44th Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM to unite to build a stronger, more resilient and prosperous region. “In celebrating the institutions and achievements of these five decades, the many peoples of our region should look back and rightly feel a sense of pride in all that has been gained, and the value added to the region. But it also presents an occasion to look forward, to seize the opportunity to collaborate, to co-operate, and, through our collective effort, build a stronger, more resilient, and more prosperous region,” sa...
https://bispressagency.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/PBD-FINAL-COMMUNICATIONS-ON-THE-FISCAL-STRATEGY-REPORT-.pdf NASSAU, The Bahamas — As he tabled what he termed two of the “most significant policy documents in the Government’s fiscal calendar,” Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis noted, in the House of Assembly, on February 1, 2023, that the 2022 Fiscal Strategy and the Fiscal Year 2023/24 – Fiscal Year 2025/26 Medium-Term Debt Management Strategy Reports articulated the specific policies and strategies of his administration, which, he said, were restoring the country’s fiscal health, as promised in the “Speech From the Throne” and the “Blueprint for Change” outlining his Government’s agenda. Prime Minister Davis began his Communication with an overv...
ARTHUR’S TOWN, Cat Island, The Bahamas — Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis (right) and Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Public Service the Hon. Frederick Mitchell (left) look on as the oldest resident in Arthur’s Town, Cat Island, Sheva Webb, cuts the ribbon, during Official Opening Ceremony for the Cat Island Passport Office, on Monday, January 30, 2023. Prime Minister Davis applauded the opening of the new passport office, and also visited the sites of other developments on the island, including the basketball court and facilities in Arthur’s Town; the site of a planned asphalt plant; and the Old Bight Primary School track and facilities. He also headed a town hall meeting, at the Eris Moncur Media Centre, in Knowles...
NASSAU, The Bahamas — Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis paid respects at Lie-in-State ceremonies of the late Hon. Mr. Justice (Retired) Rodger Gomez, at the Hansard Building, Bank Lane, January 26, 2023. A State-Recognized Funeral will be held for Justice Gomez on Friday, January 27, 2023 at St. Agnes Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road, Grants Town, beginning at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be at St. Agnes Cemetery, Nassau Street. The funeral service will be broadcast live via ZNS Radio Network.