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Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: March 20 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: March 20 2019

March 20 saw 3,050 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $56,062.50 BD. 1,800 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing even at $20.00 per share, while another 1,250 shares were traded by BF&M Ltd, closing at an even $16.05 per share. The BSX finished at 2,329.16, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines,... Read more of this article

Preview Of BBA Mountain Bike Championships

Preview Of BBA Mountain Bike Championships

[Written by Greg Hopkins] Cycling’s first National Champions will be crowned for the 2019 season when the Bermuda Bicycle Association stages the National Mountain Bike Championships, sponsored by Winners Edge, this Sunday at Ferry Reach, St. George starting at 9am. Five championship categories will be contested; Junior Male, Junior Female, Male Masters,... Read more of this article

911 Back In Service, Police Phone Number Down

911 Back In Service, Police Phone Number Down

[Updated] The 911 emergency number presently is not working, the police said this evening, noting that anyone needing emergency assistance should contact the general police number on 295-0011. A police spokesperson said, “Please be advised, the 911 emergency number presently is not working. We are asking anyone needing emergency assistance to... Read more of this article

NRP Party Raises Money For Hope Academy

NRP Party Raises Money For Hope Academy

New Reformed Productions [NRP] founder,Noel Hodgson hosted his Annual Solid Gold Party in November last year, and he recently donated part proceeds from the event to the Dame Marjorie Bean Hope Academy Revelers were entertained on two floors by DJ LionKing from Trinidad and Tobago and DJ Whiteboy form Toronto Canada as well as local Djs. Playboy Sound,... Read more of this article

Photos: Security Token Summit Meetings Held

Photos: Security Token Summit Meetings Held

Premier David Burt joined industry leaders within the security token marketplace yesterday at the Hamilton Princess to discuss the evolution of capital markets and work towards building a common framework on the issuance and trading of security tokens. “The Blockchain Token Association [BTA] was founded to support the growth of the blockchain... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess To Host Portuguese Dinner

Hamilton Princess To Host Portuguese Dinner

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club is hosting a Portuguese dinner on Thursday 21st of March, as part of plans to celebrate Portuguese culture throughout 2019, leading up to the public holiday in November commemorating the 170th anniversary of the arrival of the first immigrants from Madeira. “The event will be overseen by the hotel’s Executive... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: March 20 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: March 20 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

Court: Rocha Found Guilty Of Child Porn Charges

Court: Rocha Found Guilty Of Child Porn Charges

Daniel Rocha has been found guilty of accessing child pornography, and has been remanded into custody pending his sentencing at a later date. During the trial the prosecution had said that 1,230 pictures and videos were accessed between April 2010 and March 2015. Screenshot from tonight’s ZBM news:The 30-year-old Devonshire man was found guilty... Read more of this article

New Human Rights Commissioners Appointed

New Human Rights Commissioners Appointed

The new Human Rights Commissioners have been announced in today’s official notices, with Vaughn Caines to serve as the Chairperson, while Ed Ball Jr will serve as the Deputy Chairperson. The official notice said, “The Human Rights Act, 1981 [Act] provides for an independent Selection and Appointment Committee to appoint Human Rights Commissioners.... Read more of this article

Weather Forecast For Thursday March 21

Weather Forecast For Thursday March 21

Thursday, March 21 is expected to see rain showers early, then remaining overcast and windy later in the day, with the high to be near 19°C/67°F and the low to be near 18°C/64°F according to Weather Underground. Winds are expected to be ENE. The relative humidity is expected to be near 82%. Sunrise will be at 6.22am and sunset will be at 6.31pm.... Read more of this article

Official Govt & Legal Notices For March 20th 2019

Official Govt & Legal Notices For March 20th 2019

The official Government and Legal notices for today [March 20] include the appointment Of Human Rights Commissioners, acting appointments and permanent resident’s certificate – PRC 31A.Magistrate & CoronerNotice Type: Government Notice Notice Sub Type: Acting Appointments Notice ID: GN0378/2019 Department: The Judiciary Publication date:... Read more of this article

Photos: 89 Points In Flag Football Double Header

Photos: 89 Points In Flag Football Double Header

The Bermuda Flag Football League Spring Season continued on the T.N. Tatem Middle School Field with 89 points put on the board in a double header. The opening game was decided by just 5 points as the Punishers defeated the Killa Squad 18 – 13. Chris Crumpler led the Punishers to victory with 3 passing Touch Downs, while Quinn Simmons led the Killa... Read more of this article

OBA & Government On Media Spending Contract

OBA & Government On Media Spending Contract

“Government must explain why it is spending at least $50,000 promoting news messages like Ministerial statements through a media organisation owned by a former PLP MP,” OBA MP Susan Jackson said, while the Government noted that the spending with that particular outlet is $24,000 to date, they also spend with other media outlets, and they... Read more of this article