The Bahamas is a nation that has 29 islands, 661 cays, and 2,387 rocks. It is located in the Atlantic Ocean north of Cuba and Hispaniola, northwest of the Turks and Caicos Islands, and southeast of the United States.
The Bahamas has various newspapers, they publish almost all types of news, and it is printed in English.
The updated list of the newspapers in the Bahamas include: The Bahama Journal- Nassau, New Providence; The Freeport News- Freeport, Grand Bahama Island; The Nassau Guardian- Nassau, New Providence; Official Gazette the Bahamas- official newspaper of the Bahama’s government; The Punch- Nassau, New Providence; The Tribune- Nassau, New Providence;
Besides, there are some internet-based news media outlets are working as well. They provide with the latest news and information to the visitors. Some of the best known internet-based media outlets are – Bahamas B2B, Bahamas Local, Bahamas National, Bahamas News, Bahamas Ma Bey, Bahamas News Network, Bahamas Press, Bahamas Spectator, Bahamas Uncensored, and Bahamas Weekly
Bahamas’ Magazine news media is Bahamas Investor.
The Bahamas introduced television in 1977. The Bahamas have two television (one in Nassau, one in Freeport) stations and those are ZNS and Eyewitness News.
Radio Stations are the easiest way to listen to your favorite music. Almost every nation in the world has many radio stations so as well as the Bahamas. The Radio Station in the Bahamas was founded in 1993, so the journey of radio in the Bahamas started from there. About 15 radios are available in the Bahamas.
Here are the top 10 most popular streaming radio stations in the Bahamas:
Guardian Radio, PEACE 107.5 FM, More 94 FM, Island 102.9 FM, STAR 106.5 FM, Supreme Dream Team Radio, ZSR FM 103.5, Radio Iclhst, Global FM 99.5, HOT 91.7 FM
For the past few decades, Bahamas have been a few steps behind in telecommunication, but internet service is widely available in hotels, almost all hotels in the Bahamas have WIFI connections, but the speed can be reduced. The Bahamas downtown Nassau and Freeport have many internet cafes and also public WIFI hot spots. The users of the internet in the Bahamas are 226,855 (152nd in the world, 2012)
Some of the prominent internet service providers of Bahamas include: VSAT Satellite Services, REVON Extreme, REVON Velocity, REVON Boost, REVON Charge, C-Band Packages, Access Pro Deluxe (for commercial purposes), Access SDSL 1.5, Access Res Pro, Mobile Satellite Broadband BGAN, SpaceX Broadband Satellite, BTC Hi-Speed Internet Plan 16 Mbps, OneWeb Broadband Satellite, Satellite Internet Access by Businesscom, Internet connections over Thuraya XT
The Bahamas is a nation which’s population is 395,361 (2017). This country had been a few steps behind in telecommunication, but it is improving day by day. It is expected that someday the nation of Bahamas will also step forward in telecom like the other advanced states of the world.