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Sept 29: Library Open House & Big Book Sale

Sept 29: Library Open House & Big Book Sale

Bermuda National Library [BNL] is getting set to host Open House and 4th Annual Big Book Sale on Saturday, September 29 from 9.00am to 4.00pm. A spokesperson said, “We have some great things happening during Library Card Sign-up Month @ BNL! Join us for the BNL Open House and 4th Annual Big Book Sale on Saturday September 29 from 9am – 4pm! “Plan... Read more of this article

MacKrill, Schrum Recognised In Powerwomen

MacKrill, Schrum Recognised In Powerwomen

Partners Alison MacKrill and Vanessa Schrum from law firm Appleby have been recognised in Citywealth’s 2018 report ‘IFC Powerwomen Top 200’. The IFC Powerwomen Top 200 list focuses on successful professionals in the global private wealth industry and celebrates and unites powerful women. It recognises women of achievement who are trailblazers... Read more of this article

Florence Estimated Insured Losses: $2.8 – $5B

Florence Estimated Insured Losses: $2.8 – $5B

RMS, a global risk modeling and analytics firm, has estimated that the insured loss for Hurricane Florence will be between USD $2.8 billion and USD $5 billion. “This estimate represents insured losses associated with wind, storm surge, and inland flood damage across North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, including losses to the National... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Sept 24 2018

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Sept 24 2018

September 24 saw 7,778 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $130,059.20 BD. 7,728 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing even at $16.50 per share, while another 50 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing even at $51.15 per share. The BSX finished at 2,876.11, even on the day. There was 1 advance,... Read more of this article

G&S Society To Present ‘Annie’ From Oct 4 To 13

G&S Society To Present ‘Annie’ From Oct 4 To 13

Under the distinguished patronage of Governor John Rankin, the Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Bermuda will present Annie from October 4 – 13th. A spokesperson said, “We have an amazing cast featuring many of Bermuda’s most well-known stage performers, including Paige Hallett, Che Barker, Philip Barnett and Will Kempe. We also have two incredibly... Read more of this article

Dale Jackson Joins Oyster Consulting

Dale Jackson Joins Oyster Consulting

Oyster Consulting announced that Dale C. Jackson, joined Oyster Consulting [Bermuda] as its Managing Director. “Mr. Jackson’s experience in compliance, business development, and within the Bermuda Government will help him grow the firm as Bermuda’s regulatory environment expands to meet the challenges of an evolving economy that includes the... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: Sept 24 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: Sept 24 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad.The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available: Related Stories30 Minute Video:... Read more of this article

CT Service To Resume At Brown-Darrell Clinic

CT Service To Resume At Brown-Darrell Clinic

Dr. Ewart Brown, executive chairman of Bermuda HealthCare Services and Brown-Darrell Clinic, has announced that CT service will resume at Brown-Darrell facility on November 3. “The decision to re-open was based on two things– the decision by the government to establish more reasonable CT fees and the public demand for quicker access to exams... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Tuesday September 25

Weather Forecast For Tuesday September 25

Tuesday, September 25 is expected to be windy and showers early with clearing later in the day, with the high to be near 28°C/82°F and the low to be near 24°C/76°F, according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be ENE. The relative humidity is expected to be near 72%. Sunrise will be at 7.08am and sunset will be at 7.11pm. High tide will... Read more of this article

Olympian Ato Boldon: ‘Bermuda I Love You’

Olympian Ato Boldon: ‘Bermuda I Love You’

Four-time Olympic medal winner Ato Boldon of Trinidad and Tobago recently sent some love Bermuda’s way, tweeting a message from his verified Twitter account, saying “Bermuda I love you.” A biography of the athlete at his website says, “Ato Boldon. Trinidadian. NBC Sports TV. World Champion. 4x Oly Medalist. IMG Speaker. IAAF Ambassador.... Read more of this article

Balitian-Dill Obtains Right To Write Prescriptions

Balitian-Dill Obtains Right To Write Prescriptions

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] Nurse Practitioner Myrian Balitian-Dill is one of only a handful of registered nurses who have attained nurse practitioner designation in Bermuda, and she is now the first to be granted authority to write prescriptions locally. A BHB spokesperson said, “Mrs Balitian-Dill received the news from the Bermuda Pharmacy... Read more of this article

Column: Peace Day Visit To Westgate Facility

Column: Peace Day Visit To Westgate Facility

[Written by Glenn Fubler] In observance of U.N. Peace Day on Friday, 21/9/18, a delegation of diverse members of the community made a visit to Westgate. We wish to thank the Minister of National Security and the Acting Commissioner of Corrections for making this visit possible. The Minister, whose prior commitments had not allowed him to accept the... Read more of this article

Retail Sales Decrease 10% In June 2018

Retail Sales Decrease 10% In June 2018

After adjusting for the retail sales rate of inflation, measured at 3.1% in June – the overall volume of retail sales fell 10%, according to the recently released Retail Sales Index. “All retail sectors recorded declines in sales volume with apparel stores experiencing the largest sales volume decrease of 28.6%,” the report said. Chart extracted... Read more of this article