Health Ministry Advisory: Flu Vaccine Available For 2019/2020 Season

Health   |   

News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Ministry of Health today announced that commencing on November 6, the seasonal influenza (flu) vaccine will be available to the public from the Department of Health, at a cost of $15 per shot (for both adults and children). Persons over the age of 65 years wil... Read more

CURB Appoints New Program Coordinator Rajai Denbrook

Community   |   

News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - CURB is delighted to welcome to the team Mr Rajai Denbrook as CURB Program Coordinator who will be responsible for administering and expanding current programs, as well as developing new programs to support the organization's strategic direction in alignment with C... Read more

BPO Issues 170th Portuguese Anniversary Commemorative Stamp Series

Community   |   

News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Minister for the Cabinet Office, Wayne Furbert announced today that the Bermuda Post Office (BPO) will issue a new commemorative stamp in celebration of the 170th Anniversary of the Arrival of Portuguese Immigrants to Bermuda. The public will be aware that on Mond... Read more

Police Scam Alert: Butterfield Bank Online Account Verification Phishing E-mail

News   |   

Hamilton, Bermuda: October 31, 2019 - Members of the public are reminded to be wary of any e-mail claiming to be from a local bank that requests verification of online banking credentials or username and password details – as such e-mails are undoubtedly fake. The latest example is a deceptive e... Read more

Skyport Awards Food & Beverage Contract New Terminal to Bermuda Travel Concessions

Foodies   |   

News Release: St George’s, Bermuda, October 31, 2019 – Skyport today announced Bermuda Travel Concessions has been awarded the food and beverage concession in the new state-of-the-art terminal and plans are in place to create three uniquely distinct eateries with Bermudian themes throughout. ... Read more

Philippines Rocked by Third Strong Earthquake as 6.5 Magnitude Leaves Towns Devastated

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[caption id="attachment_19275" align="alignleft" width="400"] Rescue workers inspect a damaged building in Digos, Davao del Sur, southern Philippines[/caption] The third strong earthquake to hit the Philippines this month killed five people on Thursday (October 30), injured several others and des... Read more

CPI: Same Basket of Goods & Services Up 1.2% in July 2019 Compared to July 2018

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Local consumers paid 1.2 percent more for the same basket of goods and services than they did during the same month a year ago. According figures released in the July 2019 Consumer Price Index published by the Department of Statistics: "Between June 2019 and July 2019 the average cost of all goods ... Read more

OBA Senator Jones: Scary Things at Halloween – The PLP’s Healthcare Reform

Opinion   |   

The following statement was released by One Bermuda Alliance Senator Marcus Jones on October 30, 2019... [caption id="attachment_19260" align="alignleft" width="201"] Senator Marcus Jones, One Bermuda Alliance[/caption] As a child growing up, Halloween was my least enjo... Read more

Birdies for Bermudians Announced for Inaugural Bermuda Championship

News   |   

News Release: Mr Malcolm Gosling, President & CEO of Goslings International Ltd, has announced the founding of the Birdies for Bermudians program, in conjunction with the inaugural Bermuda Championship. The brand Goslings Rum, The Spirit of Bermuda, has pledged $500 for each birdie posted by ... Read more

Western Stars, Home of Dandytown & Gorham’s: New In-Principle Agreement For Progress

News   |   

Western Stars Sports Club, home of Dandy Town and Gorham's have a new in-principle agreement with the Government to "mutually benefit" all parties, enhance the club's facilities and benefit the Pembroke West community. Speaking at a news conference at the club on Wednesday, Public Works Minister ... Read more