Bermudian Receives Grant to Attend Diversity in Blockchain Program

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Bermudian, Ms Waheedah Mahasin Zarif, recently attended the 2019 Consensus Conference in New York, after receiving a grant from the Diversity in Blockchain Program and travel arrangements provided by the Cabinet Office. The biggest event of the blockchain calendar... Read more

Regulatory Authority to Develop Rules For Open Internet

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - In its mandate to promote fair business practices and protect consumers, the Regulatory Authority (‘the Authority’) will host a public consultation to discuss Net Neutrality, also referred to as Open Internet, from May 20 to June 28, 2019. Open Internet i... Read more

Government House: Celebrating Service in Bermuda

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - Last Thursday (15 May), Deputy Premier Walter Roban and the Minister of National Security  Wayne Caines, joined Governor John Rankin in celebrating the service of those in the Bermuda Police Service, the Royal Bermuda Regiment and the Department of Corrections. ... Read more

Police Witness Appeal: Female Rider Injured in Paget Crash Friday Night

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic accident that landed a 22-year-old Pembroke woman in the hospital's Emergency Department with a head injury and injuries to her body. The accident occurred around 10:30pm Friday, May 17th at the junction of Stowe Hill and The Lane in Paget. A s... Read more

Police: Worker Hurt in Reported Industrial Accident in City of Hamilton

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A 48-year-old Warwick man sustained minor burns to his hands this morning in an industrial accident in the City of Hamilton that occurred around 8:45am this morning (Sunday, May 19). A police spokesman said: "It appears that a male worker was refuelling a crane in the Church Street, Washington La... Read more

Tropical Storm Brewing Could be a Threat to Bermuda & The Bahamas Ahead of 2019 Hurricane Season

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Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center (NHC) are keeping a close eye on "an area of disturbed weather could become a tropical storm next week". And it could be a potential threat to Bermuda. According to the latest advisory, the potential tropical storm may form off the Bahamas ov... Read more

Finance Minister: Bermuda Removed From EU Blacklist to Greylist

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As expected, Bermuda has been removed from the European Union's blacklist of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions Finance Minister confirmed it in the House of Assembly on Friday. The EU now lists Bermuda on a "greylist" following a meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council in Brusse... Read more

Police: Witnesses to Harassment Incident at City of Hamilton Bus Terminal Sought

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda - The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a social media post that describes an incident involving a man verbally harassing a teenage girl at the bus terminal in the City of Hamilton around 4pm Thursday, May 16th. Thankfully, a member of the public stepped in and cha... Read more

House Speaker: ‘Maybe I Was Wrong’ For Letting Commisiong ‘Go as Far’ on Sir John Swan

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One week after Progressive Labour Party MP Rolfe Commissiong said Bermuda's longest serving Premier, Sir John Swan "tap-danced" for the "most reactionary and racist elements" in society, Speaker of the House of Assembly said last night that he may have been "to allow" the comments. Speaking in th... Read more

Much Anticipated Green Paper on Bermuda’s Transportation Needs Tabled in HOA

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The much anticipated Green Paper on Bermuda's Transportation needs moving forward was tabled in the House of Assembly this morning. The extensive report, which is nearly 200 pages long, calls for a reduction of fossil fuel vehicles, speed cameras and increasing the number of rental livery minicar... Read more