Updated: Oct 30, 2019
FROM ZNS NEWS REPORT: Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis accepted a $100,000 donation from ALIV to help fund The Bahamas’ participation in Dubai Expo 2020, during a check presentation at the Office of the Prime Minister on Monday, 28 October. The funds will go toward the development of The Bahamas Pavilion that will showcase the resilience of The Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian and what the country has to offer to the global community, including investment opportunities, skills and culture.
Attending the check presentation on Monday were Commissioner General of The Bahamas Pavilion, His Excellency Tony Joudi, Ambassador for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the State of Qatar; Mr. John Gomez, COO, Cable Bahamas; Ms. Gravette Brown, ALIV Chief Commercial Officer; Dr. Tyrone McKenzie, Consultant, Bahamas Pavilion; Mr. Jeffrey Beckles, CEO Bahamas Chamber of Commerce; Mr. Michael Diggiss, Sr., Project Manager Bahamas Pavilion; Ms. Keeshan Fowler, Administrative Consultant Bahamas Pavilion; and Ms. Janet Johnson, Steering Committee Member.