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Premier Burt To Attend World Economic Forum

Premier Burt To Attend World Economic Forum

Premier David Burt will attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland along with the BDA’s Andy Burrows and Fintech consultant Denis Pitcher, with the Premier saying they will use the “opportunity to advance this Government’s agenda for growth and economic diversification” and “promote Bermuda as a leading jurisdiction... Read more of this article

Cabinet Office Student Internship Programme

Cabinet Office Student Internship Programme

A new programme will see students assigned to the Cabinet Office, overseas offices as well as joining the Bermuda delegation at the Heads of Government meeting of Caricom, Premier David Burt announced, adding that “these programmes are investments in the future of Bermuda.” Speaking at a press conference yesterday, Premier Burt said, “In... Read more of this article

Bermuda Marathon Weekend Starts On Friday

Bermuda Marathon Weekend Starts On Friday

[Updated] Numerous runners will be hitting the streets when the Bermuda Marathon Weekend takes place from January 18th to 20th; with the Front Street Mile to be held on Friday, January 18th, the 10K on Saturday, January 19th and the Bermuda Half Marathon and Marathon on Sunday. Locals are urged to come 0ut and cheer the runners on, and for those who... Read more of this article

Column: Theresa May’s ‘Plan B’ Brexit Options

Column: Theresa May’s ‘Plan B’ Brexit Options

[Opinion column written by Christopher Kirkland] The heavy defeat for Theresa May’s government on its Brexit plan is a further stumbling block on the path to the UK’s exit from the EU. Given the scale of the defeat, by a majority of 230, it’s unlikely that the prime minister will be able ask parliament to vote on her unrevised plan again – despite... Read more of this article

Column: Honouring Connie & Helping Survivors

Column: Honouring Connie & Helping Survivors

[Written by Keri Ebright] New Year’s Night, 1978, I was sitting at the police station. I don’t know how long it all took – the whole day felt frozen in time: like it all lasted forever, but at the same time, it had ended. I was there to report him. I promised I wouldn’t – I told him I’d never tell, and for that reason, I am alive. Walking... Read more of this article

Bermuda Snooker League Triple Header Results

Bermuda Snooker League Triple Header Results

The Snooker League Season is underway with a triple header of matches played. Warwick Workman’s Two 3 – Warwick Workman’s One 2 Warwick Workman’s Two came away with the bragging rights after they took the lead as Ray Desilva defeated Daemon Hanley 61-23, and then Steven Bremar defeated Gary Bascombe 60-35 and 58-30 to give Warwick Workman’s... Read more of this article

Cabinet To Consider Immigration Reform Plan

Cabinet To Consider Immigration Reform Plan

The latest report by Bipartisan Immigration Reform Group “will soon be considered by the Cabinet,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said, adding that “we believe that we will have key elements of our immigration reform debated and passed in the House of Assembly before the end of July 2019.”Minister of National Security... Read more of this article

DigiCert Purchases QuoVadis For $45 Million

DigiCert Purchases QuoVadis For $45 Million

DigiCert today completed its acquisition of the QuoVadis Group, which was founded in Bermuda, from WISeKey International Holding Ltd, in a $45 million transaction. “DigiCert will continue to operate QuoVadis as an EU and Swiss TSP, specializing in Qualified digital certificates and related services for Europe, as well as enterprise managed PKI... Read more of this article

Video: January 17th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: January 17th Bernews Morning Newsflash

Police confirm that a man has died following a collision in Paget, one person was taken to hospital following a collision on Middle Road in Devonshire, City of Hamilton installs solar panels on the roof of the City Works Depot, ‘Supporting Fair Immigration Reform‘ group applaud the Chief Justice for his decision regarding Ashley Aguiar case, new... Read more of this article

Concacaf Leadership Forum On Jan 18 & 19

Concacaf Leadership Forum On Jan 18 & 19

The Executive Council of the Bermuda Football Association announced that Concacaf will host the first in a series of regional Executive Leadership Forums in Bermuda on Friday, January 18th and Saturday, 19th, 2019. “The objective of such forums is to bring together a small number of National Association Presidents and General Secretaries to discuss... Read more of this article

AXIS Capital Names Keith Schlosser As CIO

AXIS Capital Names Keith Schlosser As CIO

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced the hiring of Keith Schlosser as Chief Information Officer. Mr. Schlosser will lead the Company’s global information technology strategy with responsibility for partnering with its Insurance and Reinsurance business segments and other departments to drive change throughout the organization by delivering high-quality,... Read more of this article

Photos: BEF Star Dust Stables Jumper Show

Photos: BEF Star Dust Stables Jumper Show

The Bermuda Equestrian Federations Star Dust Stables Jumper Show took place at the National Equestrian Center on Vesey Street. In the 1.10m Horse Jumping with a Jump Off Class, Courtney Bromby and Worth the Wait clocked a Clear Round Jump Off winning time of 41.45, while Christian Truran and De Le Vega finished second with a Clear Round Jump Off time... Read more of this article

Photos: MTM Tennis Championships Day #3

Photos: MTM Tennis Championships Day #3

Challenging winds and rain stoppages faced the players as the MTM Open Championships continued at the Fairmont Southampton Tennis Courts, with four games played. Neal Towlson defeated Scott Redmond in straight sets 6-0, 6-1, while Jovan Whitter defeated Yves Doyon in straight sets 6-1, 6-0. Mackai Whitter advanced with a straight sets victory over Nick... Read more of this article