Geographia (formerly Interknowledge) is more than just a travel site, but a vast array of knowledge on destinations around the globe. This page explores the Bahamas which has become a particularly favorable target for international investment. Investment Incentives in the Bahamas
The Government of the Bahamas
This official website of the Government of the Bahamas provides an enormous amount of information about the islands, its government and also provides access to the various Ministries. Economy
Index of Economic Freedom
For over a decade, The Wall Street Journal and The Heritage Foundation, Washington’s preeminent think tank, have tracked the march of economic freedom around the world with the influential Index of Economic Freedom. The 2007 Index of Economic Freedom has been redesigned to be accessible to the congressional staffer and the college student, the finance minister and the financial adviser. Index of Economic Freedom 2007 - The Bahamas
Created by the Center for International Business Education and Research at Michigan State University (MSU-CIBER), globalEDGE™ is a knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities. Economy of the Bahamas
Caribbean Development Bank (CDB)
The purpose of the Bank is to contribute to the harmonious economic growth and development of the member countries in the Caribbean and to promote economic cooperation and integration among them, having special and urgent regard to the needs of the less developed members of the region. The CDB provides statistical information on many countries of the Caribbean.
Caribbean Development Bank Home Page
Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT)
DFAIT conducts all diplomatic and consular relations on behalf of Canada. The Canadian Foreign Service also, among other duties, coordinates Canada's economic relations, administers Canada’s diplomatic services abroad and fosters the development of international law and its application in Canada's external relations. Guide for Canadian Exporters
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
The IMF is "a cooperative institution that 182 countries have voluntarily joined because they see the advantage of consulting with one another in this forum to maintain a stable system of buying and selling their currencies so that payments in foreign money can take place between countries smoothly and without delay." The IMF began operations in Washington, D.C. in May 1946. Membership is open to every country that conducts its own foreign policy and is willing to adhere to the IMF charter of rights and obligations.
IMF and the Bahamas Homepage