BTA:: Revamped Investment Process for Home-grown Tourism Experiences

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Hamilton, Bermuda (February 21, 2019) – The popular Bermuda Tourism Authority investment programme which helps entrepreneurs get their new ideas off the ground will now accept applications twice per year, instead of once annually. The Tourism Experiences Investment process will begin accepting ... Read more

Bermuda’s First Female Premier Joins International Speakers for Major Conservation Conference

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[caption id="attachment_10916" align="alignleft" width="310"] Dame Pamela Gordon Banks, First Female Premier of Bermuda[/caption] News Release: February 201, 2019 -  Bermuda's first female Premier, Dame Pamela Gordon Banks will join a host of local and international speakers and panelists at a ... Read more

Junior National Volleyball Boys Team Represents Bermuda in Boston

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  News Release: February 21, 2019 - Bermuda's Junior Boys National Volleyball Team travels to Boston tomorrow for the Mizuno Boston Volleyball Festival, February 22 to 24, 2019. The Festival is part of a series of tournaments held in the US by JVC Tournaments and will feature upwards of 70... Read more

Public Works Minister Hosts Roof Wetting at Government Quarry

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Public Works Minister, Lieutenant-Colonel David Burch, today welcomed all those in attendance at the Government Quarry in Bailey’s Bay – the principal location of the Department of Works & Engineering – the home of the Asphalt Plant, Recycling Plant, Ministry Stores, Heavy Equipment ... Read more

Cultural Affairs: Installing a Bermudian Flair in Government Buildings

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News Release: February 20, 2019 - Work began this week to install Bermudian art in Government buildings, which was one of the initiatives announced in the 2018 Speech from the Throne: "The Government is determined to harness the creativity of Bermuda’s artists and expand the community’s appreci... Read more

OBA Senator Accuses ‘Minister of Spin’ of Meddling With Gaming Commission

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The following statement was released this morning by OBA Senator Dwayne Robinson, Senate Spokesman for Tourism & Transport, On May 9, 2017, I interviewed former CGC Chairman, Alan Dunch, and former CGC Executive Director, Richard Schuetz, during my time on the platform “It’s That Type of ... Read more

Police Respond to Reported Domestic Dispute After Son Threatened to Harm Mother

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Several police officers responded to a reported domestic dispute at a private residence on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish around 6:30pm yesterday. A police spokesman said a 45-year-old man had threatened to physically harm his mother, 67, who was found unharmed. Police officers conducted... Read more

The Progressive Labour Party 55th Founder’s Day 

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News Release, Hamilton, Bermuda Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - The Progressive Labour Party will hold our 55th Founder's Day and Drum Major Awards Luncheon on Sunday, March 3 at CedarBridge Academy Cafeteria beginning at 2pm. The Keynote Speaker for this year's event will be Minister of Tourism &... Read more

Shadow Minister of Home Affairs: What is really going on with this Government and the Corporations?

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The fact that Walter Roban, the Minister of Home Affairs, chose to be absent from what may have been the last, and probably the most important meeting of the Corporation of St George's, is a true indication of how the PLP really feels about Mr & Mrs Bermuda, and in particular, the people of St G... Read more

War of Words Continues Over Premier’s Remarks During Motion to Adjourn in HOA

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The war of words continues following Premier David Burt's scathing criticism of the island's only daily newspaper in the House of Assembly on Friday, with Opposition Leader Craig Cannonier calling it "an act of desperation". Government Minister Jamahl Simmons countered Mr Cannonier's remarks sayi... Read more