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The Bahamas at Posidonia 2016

Posted on: 22nd June 2016

Please click on one of the small photographs below to view some of the moments from Posidonia 2016… …see you in 2018                    

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New York Office

Posted on: 31st May 2016

Following the completion of the New York office building renovations the office will re-open tomorrow, Tuesday June 21st and will be fully functioning for all your Registration requirements.

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Posidonia 2016

Posted on: 13th May 2016

Join us, The BMA, along with The Bahamas Shipowners Association, The Bahamas Ministry of Financial Services & Investments and The Bahamas Financial Services Board at the essential calendar event Posidonia 2016.

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UN Secretary General visits IMO

Posted on: 5th February 2016

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki moon on Wednesday (3rd February, 2016) visited the Headquarters of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the United Nations specialized agency with responsibility for ship safety, maritime security and prevention of pollution from ships. Bahamian officials attended the special sitting addressed by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at IMO Wednesday. […]

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The Bahamas Improves Standing in IMO Elections

Posted on: 27th November 2015

LONDON, ENGLAND – The Bahamas was successful in its re-election to the Council of The International Maritime Organization during elections at The 29th IMO Assembly held in London.

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Bahamas Minister of Transport and Aviation visit

Posted on: 26th November 2015

Bahamas Minister of Transport and Aviation, the Honourable Glenys Hanna Martin visited The BMA London Office.

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Bahamas Maritime Authority Promotional Seminar in Athens, Greece

Posted on: 14th November 2015

The Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA) held a one-day seminar, on Tuesday 6th October at The Metropolitan (Chandris) Hotel, Athens, Greece.

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The Bahamas Maritime Authority in Busan, South Korea

Posted on: 13th November 2015

The Bahamas Maritime Authority on a promotional tour in Busan, South Korea.

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Cruise Ship Familiarization

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The Bahamas Maritime Authority conduct staff cruise ship familiarization on-board ATHEM OF THE SEAS.

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The Bahamas at IMO Council 114th Session

Posted on: 30th June 2015

HE Eldred Bethel, High Commissioner and Permanent Representative of The Bahamas to the International Maritime Organization (IMO), headed The Bahamas’ Delegation to the 114th Session of the IMO Council from 29 to 3 July 2015.

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Bahamas elected as Vice Chair of Caribbean Port State Control Committee

Posted on: 15th June 2015

Whilst being widely known for its flag state activities, The Bahamas being an island nation has port state responsibilities and obligations.

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The Bahamas accedes to wreck removal convention

Posted on: 5th June 2015

The Bahamas has become the 22nd Contracting State to the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks.

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