Minister Signs OPED Protecting Bermuda’s Ocean Wealth & Securing ‘Our Island’s Prosperity’ Go Hand in Hand

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Bermuda, my home, is the ocean. Our island, of just 22 square miles, sits in the subtropical mid-Atlantic Ocean, one of the most isolated pieces of land in the world. Like all islanders here, I grew up swimming on our beautiful beaches and fishing off the rocks. ... Read more

MIT Professor Dr Danielle Wood to Host Talk ‘Technology From Space Helps Keep Us Safe on Earth’

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Monday, July 1, Dr Danielle Wood from the  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will hold a talk about how ‘Technology from Space Helps Keep us Safe on Earth’. The talk will take place at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo at 6:30pm and is open to th... Read more

Public Works Advisory on Saturday Garbage Collection Before Holiday for West End Parishes

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Ministry of Public Works is advising that due to the National Heroes Day holiday on Monday,June 17th, trash that would normally be collected on that day will be collected on Saturday, June 15th. As a reminder, Monday trash collection areas include the western... Read more

MOU Signed to Introduce Bermuda Ocean Prosperity Programme in Bermuda

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A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed by the Government that will introduce the Bermuda Ocean Prosperity Programme in Bermuda. Speaking a news conference on Wednesday, Home Affairs Minister Walter Roban said he "encouraged" by the work government "will do together" with the WAITT Fo... Read more

RA: No Decision Made Regarding 5G Technology in Bermuda

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, May 30, 2019 - The Regulatory Authority (‘RA’) has stated that no decision has been made regarding the deployment of the Fifth Generation (‘5G’) technology in Bermuda. This statement is in response to a press release issued on Thursday (May 30) from... Read more

Minister Foggo Opens 4th Annual Marine Expo in St George’s

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Hamilton, Bermuda May 23, 2019 – On the replica of the deliverance, with a “Hear Ye” from the St George’s Town Crier, The Minister of Labour, Community Affairs & Sports, Lovitta Foggo opened the EXPO. The Minister was joined by title sponsor Rubis, BEDC, representatives from the St Geor... Read more

Roban: ‘Think Twice Before Using & Disposing of Single-Use Plastics’ This Holiday Weekend

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In the lead up to the Bermuda Day holiday and the summer season, Deputy Premier and Minister of Home Affairs, Walter Roban appealed to the Bermuda public to "think twice before using and disposing of single-use plastics". Those items include plastic cups, food containers, plates, straws, plasti... Read more

PAY ATTENTION: Bermuda Day Holiday Garbage Collection Advisory – Mark It!

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Ministry of Public Works is advising of the following garbage collection changes due to the Bermuda Day holiday. Make a NOTE to HANDLE your household GARBAGE: Garbage normally collected Friday May 24, 2019 will be collected Saturday May 25, 2019 Recy... Read more

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

Minister Roban Attends Sargasso Sea Workshop

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Earlier today the Minister of Home Affairs,Walter Roban delivered welcome remarks at the opening of a workshop hosted by the Sargasso Sea Commission at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences to discuss, 'Next Steps to Strengthen Stewardship of the Sargasso Sea'. ... Read more