Shadow Minister of Finance Critical of Budget Deficit

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The following statement was released by One Bermuda Alliance MP, Patricia Gordon-Pamplin, Shadow Minister of Finance... Government missed its revenue targets, it overspent, failed in its promise to produce a budget surplus and is now projecting a budget deficit. They boasted loudly about a pro... Read more

BTA: Black Heritage, Cultural Tourism Showcased in New Enterprise Exhibit at Library

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda (February 21, 2020) — A new exhibit commemorating the anniversary of a 19th-century court case in which a group of enslaved ship passengers dramatically won their freedom has opened at Bermuda National Library. The free exhibit was produced by the Department of Li... Read more

Coronavirus May Cause Wedding Dress Delays For Bermuda Brides

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda – If your aim is to say, “Yes to the Dress” for the upcoming season you had better to move with haste to avoid disappointment. René Hill, owner of Rene Hill Originals, is warning brides, bridesmaids and graduating students to expect delays for future orde... Read more

Visiting Delegation to be Greeted in House of Assembly on Budget Day 2020

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Members of a visiting delegation from Turks and Caicos Islands will be greeted in the House of Assembly on Friday morning by Speaker of the House, Dennis Lister, when the proceedings get underway on Budget Day 2020. Led by the Premier of the Turks & Caicos Islands Sharlene Cartwright-Robi... Read more

Shadow Education Minister on Permanent Closure of TN Tatem Middle School

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The following statement was released today, Thursday, February 20, 2920 by One Bermuda Alliance MP Cole Simons, Shadow Minister of Education ...  I think the Minister has made the correct decision. It was clearly a sick building and the safety and health of staff and students should be paramoun... Read more

Police: Fake MarketPlace Website Luring Residents With $250 Gift Card Offer

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News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda, February 20, 2020 - The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a fake website claiming to represent The MarketPlace that is deceiving residents with an alleged $250 gift card giveaway to celebrate an unspecified upcoming anniversary. The fake website looks similar to T... Read more

DPT Announces Several Bus Cancellations Affecting Evening Rush Hour Commute

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The Department of Public Transportation (DPT) announced several bus cancellations affecting this evening's rush hour commute as of 4pm today (February 20): Route From To Destination Time 10 Grotto-Bay To Hamilton 4:08 p.m. 7 Barnes Corner To Hamilton 4:11 p.m. 9 Ha... Read more

December 2019 Consumer Price Index

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News Release: Hamilton - Minister for the Cabinet Office, Wayne Furbert today released the December 2019 Consumer Price Index publication from the Department of Statistics. In December 2019 consumers paid 0.5 percent more for the CPI basket of goods and services than they did in December 2018. Bet... Read more

Minister Furbert: November 2019 Retail Sales Index Decreased Again

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News Release, Hamilton, Bermuda - Minister for the Cabinet Office, Wayne Furbert today confirmed that the November 2019 Retail Sales Index decreased again. The Minister explained: "After adjusting for the retail sales rate of inflation, measured at 1.1 percent in November, the overall volume of loc... Read more

Minister of Education: TN Tatem to Close Permanently

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[caption id="attachment_2497" align="alignleft" width="381"] Education Minister Diallo Rabain[/caption] Education Minister Diallo Rabain announced today the Government has made the decision "to close TN Tatem Middle School permanently". Speaking at a news conference this morning, the Minister ... Read more