All Sealed Containers of Liquid Found Washed Onto Shore Should be Reported

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources is advising the public that sealed containers of liquid is found washed onto the shore should not be handled or opened. These containers may contain liquids that present a health and safety or environmental risk... Read more

Parliamentary Strengthening Seminar to be Hosted in Bermuda

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Speaker of the House of Assembly, Dennis Lister, announced the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) has been invited to Bermuda to provide a seminar for Bermuda’s Members of Parliament and Senators. The seminar takes place on May 1 and 2 and will focus on... Read more

ICON 2019 – Six Attend International Conference for Fundraising Professionals

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Association of Fundraising Professionals Bermuda Chapter is proud of the six Bermudian residents who attend the International Conference for Fundraising Professionals (ICON) earlier this month in San Antonio, Texas. It is the largest representation from Bermuda... Read more

Public Invited to Attend Town Hall Meetings on Minimum/Living Wage For Bermuda

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Ministry of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports is inviting the public to attend a series of Town Hall Meetings to discuss a Minimum/Living Wage for Bermuda. The Town Hall Meetings will take place: Thursday, May 2, 2019 – St George’s Cricket Club a... Read more

Prison Officers Set to Meet With POA Following Attack by Inmates at Westgate

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Prison Officers are set to meet with the executive of the Prison Officers Association later today, following the attack by inmates that left three officers, including a female officer injured on Friday. The island's maximum security prison was placed on lockdown for the weekend. No official word ... Read more

Noted Author Neletha Butterfield Attends Black Women’s Book Festival in Rochester, NY

Community   |   

In celebration of Women's History Month, noted Bermudian author Neletha Butterfield recently attended the Sixth Annual Black Women's Book Festival for over 22 Black women authors and poets, entitled 'Our Narratives - Tellin' It Like It Is!'. This year's festival was held in Rochester, New York b... Read more

Meet The Bright Young Men Behind New TreeFrog App For Government News & Information

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Bermuda College students who helped create the first app created as a result of a new Workforce Development partnership "to design, maintain and enhance mobile apps that make government better and more efficient". Announcing the official launch at a news conference this week, Premier David Burt n... Read more

Bermuda Hotel Association Scholarship Renamed in Honour of Adrian Hassell

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, April 26, 2019 - The Bermuda Hotel Association [BHA] announced today [April 26] that its annual scholarship will be renamed The Bermuda Hotel Association Adrian Hassell Memorial Scholarship. This change has been made to honour the impact made by Adrian Hassell, a y... Read more

FCO Minister Meets With OBA MPs

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The following statement was released by the One Bermuda Alliance on Friday, April 26, 2019 [caption id="attachment_10202" align="alignleft" width="249"] Craig Cannonier, OBA Leader[/caption] Lord Ahmad, the UK Foreign Office Minister for the Overseas Territories, raised the issue of protection... Read more

BTA: Tourism Year-in-Review Highlights Successful 2018

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda (April 26, 2019) – The Bermuda Tourism Authority's annual Year-in-Review is now published online, highlighting the National Tourism Plan among the major accomplishments of 2018. "The National Tourism Plan was rolled out during our annual tourism summit in Octob... Read more