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Hotels and resorts in the region have joined with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association to launch an online auction to help support the long-term recovery of the northwestern islands of The Bahamas. 

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Friday, September 13, 2019
Friday, September 13, 2019

CHTA launches charity auction for victims of DorianHotels and resorts in the region have joined with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) to launch an online auction to help support the long-term recovery of the northwestern islands of The Bahamas.

Travellers can choose destinations and hotels by shopping or bidding on vacation options via the Charitybuzz online fundraising portal.

“We are thankful for the contributions of our hotel and resort partners to assist the people of The Bahamas during this very difficult period,” said CHTA’s president Patricia Affonso-Dass.

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Ministry of Tourism and Aviation describes its role in the disaster relief efforts and continues its promotion of unaffected areas. Watch an interview with the director general of tourism Joy Jibrilu here. 

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Thursday, September 12, 2019
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Continue to see videoMinistry of Tourism and Aviation describes its role in the disaster relief efforts and continues its promotion of unaffected areas. Watch an interview with the director general of tourism Joy Jibrilu here.
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Hurricane Dorian relief efforts – national update

United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres will arrive in Nassau on Friday to meet with Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis and other government officials, the Prime Minister revealed last night in a national update on Hurricane Dorian relief and recovery efforts. 

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Thursday, September 12, 2019
Thursday, September 12, 2019

United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres will arrive in Nassau on Friday to meet with Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis and other government officials, the Prime Minister revealed last night in a national update on Hurricane Dorian relief and recovery efforts.

The secretary general and his delegation will also visit Abaco and Grand Bahama during the two-day trip to The Bahamas.

United Nations teams are already on the ground in The Bahamas to help with hurricane relief efforts. The UN has also pledged $1 million in aid.

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MSC Cruises chairman meets with PM

MSC Cruises chairman USA Richard Sasso and executives paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis at the Office of the Prime Minister, September 10, 2019 during which they discussed Hurricane Dorian relief and recovery efforts in The Bahamas. Pictured: MSC Cruises chairman USA Richard Sasso (centre right), Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis (second left) at the Office of the Prime Minister. (BIS Photo/Yontalay Bowe)

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Carnival reaffirms commitment to GB port development

In spite of the devastation unleashed on the northern Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian, Carnival Cruise Line has said it is still committed to its major project on the island of Grand Bahama. (BIS Photo/Lisa Davis)

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

In spite of the devastation unleashed on the Northern Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian, Carnival Cruise Line has said it is still committed to its major project on the island of Grand Bahama.

This was confirmed by Giora Israel, senior vice-president of Global Port and Destination Development, during an interview with the media September 6, 2019.

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The National Emergency Management Agency of The Bahamas has issued an update on relief efforts for those suffering the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. Read the full update here. 

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019
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BFSB sets ups donation page for Hurricane Dorian victims

The Bahamas Financial Services Board has set up a donation page for the victims of Hurricane Dorian to provide vital funds for shelter and supplies. Follow the link to donate. 

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB)has set up a donation page for the victims of Hurricane Dorian to provide vital funds for shelter and supplies.

The page encourages people to support relief efforts and says: “BFSB and The Association of International Banks and Trust Companies (AIBT) will contribute all funds raised to the support the provision of shelter as a priority item in the national relief effort.

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PM meets USAID representatives

Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis met with USAID administrator Mark Green and his team September 8, 2019 to discuss relief efforts on Grand Bahama and the Abaco islands following Hurricane Dorian. Pictured: Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis (centre) discusses relief efforts with USAID officials at the British Colonial Hilton, September 8, 2019. (BIS Photo/Patrick Hanna)

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Monday, September 9, 2019
Monday, September 9, 2019

Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis met with USAID administrator Mark Green and his team at the British Colonial Hilton, September 8, 2019 to discuss relief efforts on Grand Bahama and the Abaco islands following Hurricane Dorian.

The CARICOM conference chair, and the Prime Ministers of St Lucia and Barbados, CARICOM Secretary General and team arrived in The Bahamas September 5 to offer support and assess the damage in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, 5 September 2019. 

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Friday, September 6, 2019
Friday, September 6, 2019

The CARICOM conference chair, and the Prime Ministers of St. Lucia and Barbados, CARICOM Secretary General and team arrived in The Bahamas September 5 to offer support and assess the damage in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, 5 September 2019.

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Bahamas relief efforts gather speed

Bahamian officials continue to assess the damage in The Abacos and Grand Bahama, the two islands in the Northwest Bahamas that were devastated by Hurricane Dorian. Relief teams are currently deployed and are providing assistance to those in need. 

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Friday, September 6, 2019
Friday, September 6, 2019

NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Bahamian officials continue to assess the damage in The Abacos and Grand Bahama Island, the two islands in the Northwest Bahamas that were devastated by Hurricane Dorian. Relief teams are currently deployed and are providing assistance to those in need.

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation (BMOTA) urges travelers to consider keeping and pursuing their vacations to the islands that were not affected and remain open. In the Northwest Bahamas, these include the Bahamas capital of Nassau and neighboring Paradise Island, as well as Eleuthera, Harbour Island, Andros, Bimini and The Berry Islands. The Islands in the Southeastern and Central Bahamas remain unaffected, including The Exumas, Cat Island, San Salvador, Rum Cay, Long Island, Acklins/Crooked Island, Mayaguana and Inagua.

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