Ambassador: Mr. Hu Dingxian
Address: Shirley Street East, PO Box SS-6389, Nassau, N.P., The Bahamas
Office Hours: 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Tel: +1-242-3932263, 4672969
Office Hours: 09:30-12:00, Tuesday & Friday (except holidays)
The information of offices of the embassy
|Political Office||Tel: +1-242-3931415 |
|Administrative Office||Tel: +1-242-3931650|
|Economic and Commercial Counselor's Office||Fax: +1-242-3930733 |
Tel: +1-242-3931960, 4251558
Tel: +1-242-3931029, 4672964
Area: Bahamas has a land area of 13,939 square kilometers. The total area including water area is 259,000 square kilometers
Chief of State: Queen Elizabeth II. She appoints governor as her representative who is nominated by Bahamas' prime minister. Now the present governor is Dame Ivy Dumont (female). The Prime Minister Perry Christie came into power in May, 2002.
People: It has a total population of 312,000 in the year of 2002. Almost 85 percent of people are the black, 12 percent are the white, and the rest are descendants of Asia and Spain. The fertility rate in 2002 was 2.3 percents.Relations with China: On May 23, 1997, Bahamas and China officially establish diplomatic relations. In August, 2004, Perry Christie made a state visit to China.
Please contact Embassy of Bahamas in China if Bahamians have problems there.
Related China Embassies in North America: Barbados, Canada, Costa Rica
Selected Questions and Answers:
Asked by Ms. Gong
Hello, I am Chinese citizen but my passport expires 15 June 2010. I renewed it 5 years ago. Can I renew it again here? What are the requirements needed for renewal or replacement of Chinese passport? thanks!
Answered by Mr. Mac
You can apply for a new Chinese passport at the Embassy in Bahamas again, please fill Application Form of PRC, two recent passport style color photos (2 inches X 2 inches), your original passport and its copy, your residence permit there and its copy.
Asked by Mr. Andrew
Dear Sir, and I have multiply Chinese (F), do I need visa to Macau? Because many people cant give the correct answer
Answered by Ms. June
Mr. Andrew, you need a visa to Macau because Bahamas is not on the list of Countries/Territories whose passport holders enjoying free Access to the Macau SAR. However, you can gain it on-arrival at the Macau International Airport.