PRIME Minister Hubert Minnis, accompanied by Tourism and Aviation Minister Dionisio D’Aguilar, senior government officials and his wife, Mrs Patricia Minnis, leave for Ft. Lauderdale on Saturday.
While in Ft. Lauderdale, the Prime Minister and Minister D’Aguilar will meet with executives of Carnival and Holland America and attend the dedication ceremony of Holland America Line’s newest Pinnacle Class ship, MS Nieuw Statedam.
Holland America Line is a division of Carnival Cruise Corporation, the world’s largest leisure company. Carnival cruise ships call on ports in Nassau, Freeport, Eleuthera and Half Moon Cay.
Deputy Prime Minister Peter Turnquest will act as Prime Minister during the Prime Minister’s absence.
The Prime Minister returns to the Bahamas on Sunday.