Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelson Shares Life Experiences

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Celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson met with an engaging group of Dellwood Middle School students on Friday (March 29), to share firsthand his experience as a top chef in the international culinary industry. A spokesperson said: "Between selfies and taking questions, Marcus spoke inspirationally abo... Read more

CURB on Hope Expressed by MP Derrick Burgess That ‘The Next DPP is a Black, Born Bermudian’

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2019 - Deputy Speaker Mr Derrick Burgess recently stated in the House that he hoped the next DPP is a Black, born Bermudian. This preference of the Deputy Leader is understandable, given that he felt the indignity of Segregation, witnessed and experienced ... Read more

BDA on ‘Successful Executive Forum Hosted in New York’

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2019 — Close to 350 executives and investors heard the unique business advantages and opportunities offered by Bermuda during a successful Executive Forum hosted in New York last week by the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA). More than 40 spea... Read more

MOED: St Andrews Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted

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The Ministry of Education is now accepting applications for the 2019 Bermuda to St Andrews Scholarship. A Ministry spokesperson noted that "this scholarship was made possible by the generous donation of long-time Bermuda resident, Mr Chris Maybury and Mr Karim Alibhai, principal of GenCom, the ... Read more

Glenn Jones Appointed Chief Experience Officer at BTA

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Glenn Jones has been promoted to Chief Experience Development Officer at the Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA), effective Monday, April 29th. Announcing the appointment yesterday, the BTA noted that Mr Jones joined BTA in January 2015 as the Director of Public & Stakeholder Relations and moved... Read more

National Sports Centre Officials Issue Public Appeal For Safety

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2019 - Officials at the National Sports Centre (NSC) today issued an urgent plea to people to be aware of the need tfor safety when using the facilities. It comes after a person was seen using a what appeared to be a portable gas stove to prepare a meal... Read more

BMA Chairman Cox & Comedian Crosby Named BCC Event Keynote Speakers

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2019—YouTube comedian Tripp Crosby and Executive Chair of the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) Jeremy Cox will be spotlight speakers at this year’s Bermuda Captive Conference. Both will address the three-day conference June 10–12, Bermuda’s large... Read more

POA: Whether Protracted Negotations Will Continue Depends on What Prison Officers Decide To Do

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Bermuda's prison officers have opted out of taking industrial action at this point, but what that means for the protracted talks with the Bermuda Government for a new wage agreement remains to be seen. This after members of the Prison Officers Association (POA) held a general membership meeting ... Read more

Police Update: Man Arrested After Barricading Himself in Abandoned Building

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After a seven-hour stand-off and hurling an unknown corrosive substance at police, the 69-year-old man who barricaded himself inside the former prison headquarters building on Happy Valley Road in Pembroke was arrested. A police spokesman said he was "detained without incident" shortly after 6pm ... Read more

Premier Meets With EU Commissioner of Economic & Financial Affairs, Taxation & Customs

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, March 28, 2019 - Earlier today Premier David Burt met with Pierre Moscovici, European Union Commissioner Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs. During the meeting the Commissioner acknowledged the level of cooperation between the European Union and... Read more