Bureau of Women’s Affairs Addresses Women’s Health

NASSAU, The Bahamas — Dr. Madlene Sawyer, Obstetrician/Gynecologist, spoke about health issues that women face at the Bureau of Women’s Affairs of the Ministry of Social Services & Community Development at their Monthly Forum with Non-Governmental Women’s Organizations and Interested Women on Thursday, February 19, 2015. (BIS photo/Raymond A. Bethel, Sr.)

Governor General Appoints New Senator

NASSAU, The Bahamas – Attorney Lanisha Tamar Rolle of the Opposition Free National Movement, left, was presented her Instruments of Appointment as Senator by Her Excellency, Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, during a ceremony at Government House on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. (BIS Photo/Letisha Henderson)

Instances of Crime Constant Reminder Of Being Too Late

In his mid-year budget presentation, The Hon. Damian Gomez, Minister of State in the Ministry of Legal Affairs, told Parliamentarians that the remedy to the rate of criminal activity is in the Bahamian people. “We must develop a low tolerance for criminal activity. We must report criminal activity. We must provide witness evidence when crimes…

Release of videos to assist VAT Registrants with the accounting process

Authored by: Value Added Tax Department Source: Value Added Tax Department Date: February 25, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  The public is advised that the Value Added Tax (VAT) Department of the Ministry of Finance has released a short video to assist VAT Registrants with the accounting process.  This short video entitled ‘Accounting for VAT’ will…